By Andrea Washington Coastal Courier (Hinesville, GA) Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org Polo shirts and khaki pants or skirts will be the highlights of elementary and middle school fashion next school year based on the Liberty County Board of Education's decision to approve a new uniform dress code policy. The board approved the measure to require uniforms for elementary and middle school students by a 4-3 vote during its regular meeting Tuesday night. The vote was the ...
Artwork by students from Liberty County High School and Bradwell Institute will be judged and on display during the second annual ArtsFest from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at LCHS.
Midway Middle School names top students each month and recently announced its students March. They are Joseph Zettler, Tanasha Harvey, Kristopher Duncan, Courtney Neely, Ryan Smith, Jeanna Rountree, Alyssa Hux and Tucory Rhodes.
Members of the Liberty County FFA Chapter attended the FFA Success Conference March 2-3, at the FFA/FCCLA Center near Covington.
Smiley Elementary School in Long County hosted its annual "Picnic for Parents" March 30. The activity invites parents to visit the school and work with their children in class and then have a picnic lunch with them in the cafeteria.
Students at Joseph Martin Elementary School recently held a weeklong celebration in honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday and the 50th anniversary of his famous book, "The Cat in the Hat." During the observance, students participated in a Dr. Seuss character trivia contest, wore "Cat in the Hat" hats and were entertained by a dramatic reading of the book by teachers Rebecca Metivier as Brother, Suzanne Harris as Sister, Frank Kelso as Fish, media specialist Elaine ...
Lewis Frasier Middle School teacher Carol Corwin has received a $75,000 grant for a "model" technology classroom, providing laptop computers for students, a "smart" interactive white board, a digital camera, and other technology for her sixth-grade class. The grant funds training for math and special education teachers. The use of Smartboard technology in the classes is a powerful tool, LFMS parent involvement facilitator Annie McCray said, noting the school board has added funding for Smartboards ...
Armstrong Atlantic State University's College of Education will offer three new master of arts in teaching degrees starting in the summer. The new degrees will allow students with a bachelor's degree in a certifiable area of study to pursue a graduate degree and obtain initial teacher certification.
FFA students at Bradwell Institute recently visited Coastal Manor in Ludowici for a day of pampering and recreation with the residents.
Savannah Technical College recently received re-accreditation from The American Culinary Federation Foundation Accrediting Commission.
Bradwell Future Business Leaders of America won first place for largest membership, largest local membership increase and business achievement at the region III level; and second place in largest local chapter membership, largest increase in local membership and fourth place in largest local chapter professional division membership at the state leadership conference
Rep. Al Williams took time out of his schedule to meet with Bradwell Institute FBLA members from his home county. Williams spoke with the students and posed for photos with them. Advisors Pamela Woodard and Connie Bragg accompanied the students to Atlanta. The trip provided the students with an opportunity to meet Gov. Sonny Perdue and Williams, tour the capitol and see the House in session. Bradwell Institute FBLA members were among other FBLA members ...
Savannah Technical College's Liberty campus will host a free community event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at its Airport Road location.
The courtroom buzzed with small talk. Suddenly the doors opened, and a bailiff walked in and bellowed, "All rise. Liberty County Magistrate court is now in session, honorable Judge Amy Owens presiding. Please be seated."
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History is seeking nominations for the annual Georgia History Teacher of the Year Award.
A training session to integrate schools, parents and community with character building in students drew about 50 people Thursday to Midway Middle School.
The Liberty County Board of Education on Wednesday upheld a recommendation by school administrators and former Superintendent Dr. Judy Scherer to not renew a 26-year middle-school teacher's contract for the current school year.
Joseph Martin Elementary School students said "I love you, Mom" with delicious muffins Friday during "Muffins with Mom," the school's annual mother-appreciation breakfast.
Liberty County School System administrators on Tuesday updated school-board members on virtual learning in the public schools and demonstrated how the new teacher-evaluation system can be monitored.
Armstrong Atlantic State University will hold adult-student information sessions this month at four sites in coastal Georgia.
Kayla Jenkins of the Long County 4-H chapter won first place in the "Food Fare" competition at this year's State Congress, held July 23-26 in Atlanta.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College students were an intricate part in the design, development and staffing at the Whole Foods Market that opened last week in Savannah.
Charity Crowell, a 2010 graduate of Liberty County High School and senior at the University of Alabama, was selected to participate in an eight-week undergraduate research program in the Education Policy and Applied Developmental Science Programs at the Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia.
During a Progress through People luncheon Thursday, Liberty County School Superintendent Dr. Valya Lee laid out four goals for the school system.
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.