These pictures are the winners from Region 3 Competition held in Savannah.
At the Hinesville Rotary Club's meeting on Feb. 12, six Interact Club students from Liberty County High School, Bradwell Institute, and First Presbyterian Christian Academy participated in Rotary's high school speech contest. Stephanie Castillo (center) from BI placed first, Brandon Stafford (left) from FPCA placed second and Rebecca Woods from LCHS placed third. Castillo and Stafford will participate at a competition in Douglas on March 29. Winners of that competition will compete at Rotary's District ...
TIFTON -- The deadline for submitting applications for scholarships at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is March 1. Students interested in scholarships for 2008-09 should apply by March 1 to the office of academic affairs.
Two of the three teams that represented Liberty County schools in last weekend's regional reading bowl have earned slots in the state competition.
Students who competed in the Annual 4-H Public Speaking District Project Achievement at Rock Eagle Feb. 1-3, are, from left, in back, Gatlin Woods, Jasmine LeBron, Kylan Ryley, Roberta Woods (2nd place dog care and training, Senior 4-H) Erin Fletcher, Staci Osorio; in front, Dakota Woods, Chazere Ryley, Ashley Huerd (3rd place performing arts instrumental, Senior 4-H), Kirsten Morris (1st place performing arts instrumental, Junior 4-H) Shala Jones (2nd place dairy foods, Junior 4-H) and ...
Midway Middle School had its annual Media Festival on Feb. 12. The winning project was a short, animated film created by sixth-graders Carla Barrera, Justin Bellamy and Alexandra Ierulli. All three are students of Dr. Sharon Wrease, language arts teacher for Team 6-1. The claymation film, entitled "I Don't Want to Go to School Blues," featured clay figures created by the students as well as an original song composed and sung by the students. The ...
SAVANNAH -- Armstrong Atlantic State University will host a career fair on Thursday, Feb. 28, from noon to 4 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center, on the AASU campus, 11935 Abercorn Street.
The Long County Board of Education approved a measure last week that will allow the parents of some needy kids to buy eyewear for their children at a low cost.
Storyteller Josie Bailey sparked the imagination of students at Button Gwinnett Elementary School Feb. 4 as she put her spin on popular folktales, first describing them to the children as "just tales that folk tell." Students listened and got in on the theatrics as Bailey enlisted volunteers to use varying props to help paint the mental picture.
First grade students at Waldo Pafford Elementary School sang a different version of the childhood song, "Old MacDonald" during an assembly Jan. 31 called 'E-I-E-I Oops!'
STATESBORO -- Georgia Southern University will host more than 1,500 leaders from across the country during the 19th annual National Youth-At-Risk Conference March 2-5 at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah.
Students of the month at Midway Midway School for February were chosen for exhibiting the characteristics of self control. They are Sarah Wright, Joseph Scales, Stella Jonah, Di'Asia Frazier, Callie Corpuz, Demetrius Quinton, Caitlynn Neely, Jerrika Holmes, Kelly Dene and Timothy "TJ" Norby.
Registration for the Liberty County School System Pre-K Center's 2008-09 school year will be from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 15.
The Enlisted Spouses' Club at Fort Stewart is taking applications for the annual Rita Ackerman Scholarship.
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue has announced enhancements to the master teacher certification program as another step toward improving student achievement in Georgia.
Donnie Pulliam of Liberty County was among 48 state winners at the 71st annual State 4-H Congress in Atlanta this summer. During the event, each 4-H member gave a 10-minute oral presentation, using visual aids, about any topic before a panel of judges.
The Liberty County Board of Education announced enrollment counts for the first five days of school and is looking to hold three community forums in the 2013-14 school year at regularly scheduled Tuesday meetings.
Cadet 1st Sgt. Jacob M. Deem, a Fort Stewart resident, participated in the American Legion Georgia Boys State program in June and the Boys Nation program in Washington, D.C., on July 19-26. He was one of only two peer-elected state senators who represented Georgia at Boys Nation.
State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge is accepting applications for the 2013-14 Student Advisory Council.