During a recent visit to the Capitol, Bradwell Institute FBLA members, started out by meeting Gov. Sonny Perdue and taking a group picture with FBLA'ers from across the state.
Nearly 200 high school seniors attended the fifth annual Scholars Day at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro.
Anyone interested in pursuing a graduate degree at Georgia Southern University is invited to attend an information session at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 in Henderson Library, Room 1300 on the University campus in Statesboro.
Seven Henry "Hank" White Memorial Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each are available.
Kenisha Mobley, a marketing management student at Savannah Technical College, was named college winner of the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership at the selection committee meeting on March 19.
The Long County Board of Education met twice in the month of March to complete the monthly agenda.
Long County roadways are much tidier after the local 4-H Club took part in a spring clean-up effort while also participating in a district-level competition recently.
Long County High School will have four students participate in the Healthcare Occupational Students of America national competition in Florida in June.
The Coastal Electric Cooperative Foundation is accepting applications for the 2007 Foundation Scholarship.
Long County's Smiley Elementary School recognized the 50th anniversary of Dr. Seuss' Cat in the Hat, with the Read Across America celebration.
Bradwell Institute floral design students, under the instruction of Chansi Coleman, worked for months creating the perfect mock wedding celebration as a class project.
A month after introducing a new-and heavily debated prom policy, Liberty County high school principals have reversed a decision to prohibit juniors and seniors from bringing "outsiders" as guests to this year's prom.
Bradwell Institute teacher Debra Stevens has joined the list of Liberty County's National Board Certified Teachers. While NBCTs number well over 50,000 in the country, Liberty County's school district has 10. NBCT is the highest
Waldo Pafford Elementary School hosted its sixth annual Parent and Child Fun and Learning Day in January.
Each year the National Council for Exceptional Children designates a week in March to celebrate students with disabilities. This year it was March 4-10 and the Liberty County Division for Exceptional Learning hosted a reception for the teachers of students with disabilities.
As part of its initiative to educate parents, grandparents and caretakers on what it takes for students to achieve academic success, the Liberty County School System on Saturday held its first annual Title 1 Partners in Education Conference. More than 75 people came by the board of education office to participate in various workshops designed to inspire parents to take an active role in their children's education.
To garner increased participation in the school breakfast program, Liberty County schools will recognize National School Breakfast Week on March 3-7. The week's festivities are designed to increase awareness of the system's school breakfast program among students and parents.
The Liberty County High School drama club will be in the running for Georgia high school musical theater's version of Broadway's Tony awards, the Shuler Hensley Awards, when the cast and crew present the musical "The Wizard of Oz" this weekend.
Top Liberty County students and the teachers who most inspire them were recognized Thursday at a Liberty County Chamber of Commerce Progress Through People Luncheon at Connection Church on Patriot's Trail in Flemington. The event, held to honor local STAR (Student Teacher Achievement Recognition program) recipients, was sponsored by Georgia Power and Savannah Technical College. The chamber has honored STAR students and teachers for more than 30 years.
Local high-school students got a feel for how a courtroom works when the Liberty County Bar on Wednesday hosted a law-day program at the justice center, complete with a mock trial. Liberty County High School students were welcomed to Courtroom A in the morning and Bradwell Institute students visited in the afternoon.
The Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program will award nearly $400,000 in scholarships and prizes this year to more than 2,300 young volunteers who have made positive impacts in their communities.
The Liberty County Board of Education approved a number of personnel actions Tuesday, including accepting the resignation of Dr. Deborah Rodriguez, assistant superintendent for teaching and learning.
The Long County Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual Student Teacher Achievement Recognition ceremony at the recreation complex in Ludowici. With about 40 people in attendance, Board of Education Chairwoman Janet Watford presented the awards to Long County High School senior Brandon Abbott and teacher Denise Montgomery.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University will host five spring Family Days for students and their parents.
Bradwell Institute students were reminded that black history is American history during a Black History Month program Tuesday.
Armstrong Atlantic State University recently demonstrated why it's called a "military friendly" school.
ATLANTA - The Path2College 529 Plan, Georgia's 529 college-savings plan, recently kicked off its $25,000 Reasons to Save Sweepstakes, which will award one Georgia child with $15,000 for his or her college education and the winner's school also will receive $10,000.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University's National Youth-At-Risk Center will welcome more than a thousand educators, social workers, community leaders and researchers from across the United States and internationally during the 25th annual National Youth-At-Risk conference March 2-5 at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah.
Liberty County school-board members witnessed the district's official social-media channels launch Tuesday morning during a regular work session.
Students and faculty at the Liberty College and Career Academy showed off the work-ready skills and workplace ethics they've been honing during an open house Thursday night.