Scott Carrier, principal of Frank Long Elementary, enjoys flipping flapjacks for his staff at the school. They also enjoyed grits, eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits and hash brown casserole. The breakfast was a treat for all the hard work the staff contributed to the school's recent fall festival.
Hinesville, Fort Stewart, Ludowici/ Long and Jesup fire departments, joined by the Georgia State Patrol, worked together Oct. 18-19 to educate Smiley Elementary School students about safety.
The GED test will be given at Altamaha Technical College, Jesup campus from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 5-6. Registration for testing must be done in person on a walk-in basis in Room 302-A on either one of the following dates: Monday (8 a.m. to noon), Tuesday (8 a.m. to noon) or Wednesday (8 a.m. to noon or 5-7 p.m.). The registration process will take about an hour. Late admittance to registration or testing is not allowed. ...
Metra Walthour, daughter of Earnest Walthour Sr. and Theresa Lingard of Midway, was crowned Liberty County High School 2007 homecoming queen Friday night.
The 2007 Long County High School homecoming celebration wrapped up this past Friday with LaConya Sheree Cobb being crowned the 2007 homecoming queen.
Midway Middle (Ms. Bacon) Essay, poetry and door-decorating contests Different dress for each day (Oct. 22-26) Jordye Bacon (Ms. Boyd) Theme - "I'm Drug-Free, My Dreams Mean the World to Me" Contests: Poster, essay, door decorating Monday: "Hooked on Books, not Drugs" Read Accelerated Reader books and take AR tests Tuesday: "Wild about a Drug-Free Life" Students bring in stuffed animals (preferably wild animals) Wednesday: "Use your Head, not Drugs" Crazy hair or wigs Thursday: ...
In a sharply split 4-3 vote the school board has named the new stadium at Liberty High School the "Donell Woods Stadium."
Midway Middle School: Students of the Month for September demonstrated the character of pride, according to school officials. They are; 6-2 Christopher Smith, 6-1 Taylor Standard; 7-1 Christian Bass, 7-2 Rachel Gordon, 7-3 Ezekial Ortinger, 7-4 Honesty Holmes (not pictured); 8-1 Charles Hall, 8-2 Shelby Lampel (not pictured), 8-3 Cameron Hite; and 6,7,8 Christopher Lewis
MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College will conduct early registration for the spring 2008 semester Monday and Tuesday for seniors and juniors.
"Never." That's a good time to be looking for a school superintendent, according to a consultant who's helping the Liberty Board of Education in their search to fill the top spot. Don Rooks of the Georgia School Board Association met with the Liberty BoE on Tuesday to discuss finding a permanent replacement for Superintendent Dr. Steve Wilmoth. Although the board used an expensive private sector headhunter for its last search - the one that identified ...
Button Gwinnett Elementary School staff and students have made a large bulletin board for all to see. "How proud we are of our moms, dads, aunts uncles, sisters and brothers and friends who are keeping us safe," school nurse Pam Takacs said.
The art of cooking: Debra Stevens, culinary arts teacher at Bradwell Institute, completed the National Restaurant Association Education Foundation's food service educator certification.
A team of four Army JROTC cadets from Bradwell Institute is one of only 36 chosen to attend the third annual George C. Marshall Junior ROTC Leadership Symposium on the campuses of Virginia Military Institute and Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., from Oct. 11-13.
To reward successful schools and districts for significant progress in improving student achievement, the Georgia Department of Education honors K-12 Title I schools each year that make adequate yearly progress (AYP) for three or more consecutive years.
All of the students in the 2007 first-grade team at Taylors Creek Elementary met standards in reading on last spring's CRCT.
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.