The Liberty County Board of Education has stopped sifting through applications and moved to the next phase in its search for a superintendent.
GED tests will be offered in Liberty and Wayne counties during March. Liberty GED test registration for March 2008 will be from noon-2 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 5, in the Army Education Center, Building 100, Room 228. The test will be given at the Liberty Campus/Savannah Technical College on Airport Road March 19-20. Wayne The GED test will be given at Altamaha Technical College's Jesup campus on Monday and Tuesday, March 10-11 ...
Glennville Christian Academy will host its first Alumni Day on Saturday. Activities get underway at 9 a.m. Four basketball games will highlight the morning. The first will feature the faculty and parents of present students against a co-ed team assembled from this year's championship squads. The second game will pit the 2008 GCA state champion Lady Minutemen against a determined group of former GCA players. A pee-wee game for students ages 4 to 12 will ...
Chef Fritz Schultz of the Hansen Group gave cooking tips to the staff of the Liberty County School Nutrition Program Feb. 19-20.
Liberty Elementary School had its annual Families in School Day on Feb. 8. Activities for students and their adult guests were developed on each grade level. Students and family members circulated to each teacher within their grade levels for the different activities and participated in a Quiz Bowl for the CRCT. Parents and other family members were invited to share in all of their child's activities for the day, including lunch. Faculty members reported a ...
Several teachers at Joseph Martin Elementary School participated in the school's recent African Heritage Dress Day.
Taylors Creek Elementary students now know they'll need to understand math if they want to grasp the building techniques used to construct the ancient pyramids in Egypt.
Applications are available for seven $1,000 Henry "Hank" White Memorial Scholarships.
After 10 Midway Middle School students were named Students of the Month for February, they received another pat on the back Feb. 20 from NeSmith Chevrolet.
Here are the Live Oak Public Libraries Programs at the Liberty Branch and Midway-Riceboro Branch libraries during March:
ATLANTA - Georgia Municipal Association is again asking Georgia's 6th graders what they would do if they were mayors.
The Long County 4-H Club sent 17 youth to the state 4-H Camp at Rock Eagle for the District Project Achievement Project competition Feb. 1-3.
After successfully pushing through a measure to give vouchers to parents of special needs students last year, Georgia Sen. Eric Johnson (R-Savannah) is continuing his campaign to make vouchers a permanent fixture in the state's education system.
Bradwell Institute FBLA members flew to Birmingham, Ala., for the National FBLA Fall Leadership Conference in November.
Bradwell Institute Future Business Leaders of America attended the Georgia Fall Leadership Conference in Athens.
Button Gwinnett Elementary School third-graders recently participated in a book fair in which students "own the character" by dressing the part of a character from their chosen books.
Fort Stewart's three elementary schools are among 60 domestic Department of Defense schools to be assessed this coming year by the National Defense Research Institute (RAND).
The Liberty County School System has launched an initiative aimed at keeping troubled students in school.
Several Button Gwinnett Elementary School students participated in an essay contest for third- through fifth-graders. They wrote on the topic "How can fundraiser money be used to help students and teachers at Button Gwinnett?"
The Bert Show, a syndicated morning radio show broadcast daily on more than a dozen stations, is collecting letters of thanks so every soldier stationed or deployed outside the United States can receive an expression of gratitude on Thanksgiving. Waldo Pafford Elementary students wrote about 450 thank-you letters to contribute to the collection. WPE school counselor Tia Kittles said she was pleased with the students' effort.
Lewis Frasier Middle School teacher Christiana Capp's sixth-grade art class made a banner to welcome home troops returning from deployment.
Long County Middle School FBLA officers traveled Nov. 12-13 to Athens to attend the 2013 Fall Leadership Conference. At the conference, the officers attended a general session where the club was given an award for placing second in the state with its rally chapter banner. The banner's theme was "Leading others every day - that's the Wildcat way! Follow the wildcat tracks to success."
Math teacher Lisa Knight, a 2004 Liberty County High School graduate, was named teacher of the year Thursday during the Liberty County School System 2013 Teacher of the Year celebration dinner at Bradwell Institute.
Members of the Liberty County High School National Honors Society and Student Council did a trick-or-treat food drive Oct. 28 in Hinesville. The students asked for donations of canned goods from residents. Club members collected more than 370 canned goods. All the proceeds were donated to Manna House of Liberty County at 100 Commerce St.
Liberty County 4-H members competed Nov. 5 for the district Cotton Boll and Consumer Jamboree in Statesboro.
Schools in Liberty County have been celebrating children's literature throughout this month.
Button Gwinnett and Taylors Creek Elementary schools were recently named to Georgia's Reward Schools list for 2013. Taylors Creek was one of 78 Georgia schools named a highest-performance school, and Button Gwinnett was among the 156 highest-progress schools across the state.
Fourteen educators have been nominated for this year's Liberty County School System Teacher of the Year honor. Each was chosen as their individual school's teacher of the year. This is the second part of the Courier's effort to profile these dedicated educators before the system-wide teacher of the year is announced next week.
Thirteen teachers and one media specialist have been nominated to be this year's Liberty County School System Teacher of the Year.
The Delta GEMS visited Liberty County Head Start in Riceboro on Monday to help pre-schoolers understand Veterans Day.