Tiara L. Howard, a 2012 Liberty County High School graduate, made the dean's list for the fall semester at Morris College in Sumter, S.C., where she is studying civil engineering.
CASE exchange-student programs invite Georgia families to host a high-school age exchange student for the upcoming school year starting in late August.
The Long County School System's leadership is likely to remain in place. The Long County Board of Education voted March 11 to renew Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters' contract for an years. "Dr. Waters has done a wonderful job and has been an excellent superintendent. For this reason, the board has continually renewed his contract each year for a three year term," BoE Chairman Dempsey Golden said. Waters, who was hired in June of 2008, holds ...
Lewis Fraser Middle School students Zaria Brunson, Matthew Carter, Aaron Kuhl, Tayhlor Martin and Vincent Pray recently put some economics lessons to use.
Lewis Frasier Middle School recently celebrated the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Some of the school's students are pictured with Principal Jermaine Williams. Dr. Seuss, whose real name was Theodor Seuss Geisel, was born in 1904 in Springfield, Mass., according to seussville.com.
All seven Long County High School participants medaled at the regional STAR event Feb. 23 in Hinesville.
Three Bradwell Institute Chorus students recently participated in the 2013 Georgia All-State Chorus on Feb. 23 at the Savannah Civic Center. Participants were Jolanna Torres (12th grade), Christian Flanery (ninth grade) and Jodi Thomas (10th grade). These students passed two auditions that included singing a solo, sight-singing, taking a written music theory test and passing a singing test on their All-State music. Amanda Durden is the choral director at Bradwell Institute.
Though survey results presented by the Liberty County School System indicate a majority of respondents favor changing the school times for elementary and upper grades in the coming school year, the Liberty County Board of Education is questioning the move and seeking more input.
Several Bradwell Institute students placed well at a recent region literary meet. Ayonna James placed first in girls extemporaneous speaking; Sontaja Gordon placed first in girls dramatic interpretation; and Jolanna Torres placed first in girls solo. William Bell placed second in boys extemporaneous speaking. Jodi Thomas, Leah Hayes and Amber Parker placed second in girls trio. Alex Parker placed third in boys essay. Leah Hayes placed fourth in girls essay. Christian Flanery, Roman Buentipo, Nate ...
Like most of her peers, Hinesville sixth-grader Cheyenne Smith has structured hours for learning and a set curriculum.
Brandee Craig of Hinesville has been selected for membership in the Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society.
Uganda Ambassador Dickson Ogwang recently spoke to seventh-grade students at Lewis Frasier Middle School who are studying African countries in their world geography class.
Liberty County High School Principal Paula Scott chats with a different group of seniors on a weekly basis. The students have the opportunity to ask questions and to get to know her up close.
Author and motivational speaker Stephen Peters recently spoke to students at Waldo Pafford Elementary about the importance of dreaming big and thinking about the future.
Free online virtual school enrollment open for 2013=14 Georgia Connections Academy, an accredited virtual K-12 school, has opened enrollment for the 2013-2014 school year. "We are enrolling 1,000 additional students across all grade levels for the coming academic year," Principal Heather Robinson said. "We have a waiting list as we open enrollment, so we encourage parents to get their applications in now." Enrollment is limited by the State Board of Education to 3,000 ...
Controversial topics were back on the table Tuesday as the Liberty County Board of Education discussed proposed revisions to its code of conduct for the coming school year.
Staff and students of Lyman Hall Elementary School recently rallied to help one of their own - and 23 others - afford a night's stay at the Ronald McDonald House in Charleston.
SAVANNAH - Richard Watkins, son of Jan Williams and Pat Watkins of Midway, graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University on May 4.
It's been nearly a decade since Liberty County 4-H had a high-school senior win a statewide 4-H Achievement Scholarship. However, Liberty County High School student Donnie Pulliam changed that this year.
Liberty College and Career Academy students recently spent a day at the Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah campus.
The Liberty County School System was Georgia's sole presenter during the National School Boards Association conference in San Diego.
The Courier on Wednesday printed incorrect CCRPI scores for Long County's schools, an error that originated from variations in Georgia Department of Education data online.
With the end of their middle-school days fast-approaching, eighth-graders from Lewis Frasier Middle School recently visited Bradwell Institute for an orientation and campus tour.
They have spent Thursday mornings during the past year counting, packing and sorting thousands of meals for the Liberty County Backpack Buddies program, and 12 students from Liberty County High School's life-skills class were recognized for their efforts this week.
The Liberty County School System could use some improvement in its middle-grades performance, according to Georgia's College and Career Ready Performance Index grades released Tuesday.
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