Stacey Benaske of Ludowici will represent Savannah Technical College in the state GOAL competition.
About 92 fifth graders at Taylors Creek Elementary participated in the second annual Wax Museum Night on Tuesday.
High school graduations are just over two weeks off. Both high schools will be on Olvey Field on May 26; Liberty County High School's at 8:30 a.m. and Bradwell Institute's at 8 p.m.
Midway Middle School will host the following Panther activities for the end of school: • New Student Parent Orientation at 6 p.m. on May 15 in the Panther Cafeteria • Academic Awards Night will be presented at 6 p.m. on May 17 • The eighth grade farewell dance will be at 1:30 p.m. in the gym on May 24. For more information, call the school at 884-6677.
Teams of students at Lewis Frasier Middle School have been playing the stock market this year, one even taking their skills to state competition.
While worries mount concerning the misdirection of youth in the area, Christ the Rock initiated Youth Week to lead youth toward a more positive path.
The Georgia Southern University chapter of the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society recently inducted 242 new members. Members must earn a GPA of 3.5 or greater during their freshmen year.
The Coastal Courier will publish a graduation section laster this month. Any seniors who did not have a photo in their school's yearbook or who wants to submit a different photo, must do so by May 11. Drop photos (make sure your name and phone number is included) to the Courier office at 125 S. Main Street in Hinesville or email photos and information to email@example.com
The Liberty County High School Band performed a spring pops concert Thursday evening at the Hinesville United Methodist Church. Music by Leiber and Stoller, composer Joseph Curiale, E.E. Bagley and more filled the church and had some folks tapping their feet and dancing in the pews. The band will perform again May 14 with a flute choir and jazz emsemble at the band room at LCHS.
Liberty County, Taylors Creek, and Jordye Bacon Elementary will host their annual Parents Involvement Network Awards/Picnic at Liberty County Elementary from 4-6 p.m. May 17. For more information, call the schools.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga) is accepting applications for nominations to the four U.S. Service Academies.
Head Start centers in Liberty and Long counties are accepting applications for the 2007-08 school year.
Liberty County High School senior Jeremy Fermin got a special treat at Disney Grad Nite on April 28. The Hinesville resident was chosen from a crowd of thousands of graduates at the Magic Kingdom Park to meet the band Cartel and receive an autographed Taylor guitar.
Students from Lewis Frasier Middle School were honored during a recent Liberty County Board of Education meeting. They won the school's science fair There were 138 entries. Winners included, eighth grade; first place Kenneth Tucker, second place Amber Rose, and third place Jocelyn Witt and Katura Greene; seventh grade; first place William Baum, second place Megan Flanery and third place Chris Jimenez and Aaron Jacobs; sixth grade; first place Josh Glandon, second place Ebony Brown ...
"Good morning Long County High School. I am Angela Ashley and I am Sam (Samantha) Strickland and you are watching the Blue Tide Morning Show," the bubbly students said.
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.