Scott Carrier, principal of Frank Long Elementary, enjoys flipping flapjacks for his staff at the school. They also enjoyed grits, eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits and hash brown casserole. The breakfast was a treat for all the hard work the staff contributed to the school's recent fall festival.
Hinesville, Fort Stewart, Ludowici/ Long and Jesup fire departments, joined by the Georgia State Patrol, worked together Oct. 18-19 to educate Smiley Elementary School students about safety.
The GED test will be given at Altamaha Technical College, Jesup campus from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 5-6. Registration for testing must be done in person on a walk-in basis in Room 302-A on either one of the following dates: Monday (8 a.m. to noon), Tuesday (8 a.m. to noon) or Wednesday (8 a.m. to noon or 5-7 p.m.). The registration process will take about an hour. Late admittance to registration or testing is not allowed. ...
Metra Walthour, daughter of Earnest Walthour Sr. and Theresa Lingard of Midway, was crowned Liberty County High School 2007 homecoming queen Friday night.
The 2007 Long County High School homecoming celebration wrapped up this past Friday with LaConya Sheree Cobb being crowned the 2007 homecoming queen.
Midway Middle (Ms. Bacon) Essay, poetry and door-decorating contests Different dress for each day (Oct. 22-26) Jordye Bacon (Ms. Boyd) Theme - "I'm Drug-Free, My Dreams Mean the World to Me" Contests: Poster, essay, door decorating Monday: "Hooked on Books, not Drugs" Read Accelerated Reader books and take AR tests Tuesday: "Wild about a Drug-Free Life" Students bring in stuffed animals (preferably wild animals) Wednesday: "Use your Head, not Drugs" Crazy hair or wigs Thursday: ...
In a sharply split 4-3 vote the school board has named the new stadium at Liberty High School the "Donell Woods Stadium."
Midway Middle School: Students of the Month for September demonstrated the character of pride, according to school officials. They are; 6-2 Christopher Smith, 6-1 Taylor Standard; 7-1 Christian Bass, 7-2 Rachel Gordon, 7-3 Ezekial Ortinger, 7-4 Honesty Holmes (not pictured); 8-1 Charles Hall, 8-2 Shelby Lampel (not pictured), 8-3 Cameron Hite; and 6,7,8 Christopher Lewis
MOUNT VERNON - Brewton-Parker College will conduct early registration for the spring 2008 semester Monday and Tuesday for seniors and juniors.
"Never." That's a good time to be looking for a school superintendent, according to a consultant who's helping the Liberty Board of Education in their search to fill the top spot. Don Rooks of the Georgia School Board Association met with the Liberty BoE on Tuesday to discuss finding a permanent replacement for Superintendent Dr. Steve Wilmoth. Although the board used an expensive private sector headhunter for its last search - the one that identified ...
Button Gwinnett Elementary School staff and students have made a large bulletin board for all to see. "How proud we are of our moms, dads, aunts uncles, sisters and brothers and friends who are keeping us safe," school nurse Pam Takacs said.
The art of cooking: Debra Stevens, culinary arts teacher at Bradwell Institute, completed the National Restaurant Association Education Foundation's food service educator certification.
A team of four Army JROTC cadets from Bradwell Institute is one of only 36 chosen to attend the third annual George C. Marshall Junior ROTC Leadership Symposium on the campuses of Virginia Military Institute and Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., from Oct. 11-13.
To reward successful schools and districts for significant progress in improving student achievement, the Georgia Department of Education honors K-12 Title I schools each year that make adequate yearly progress (AYP) for three or more consecutive years.
All of the students in the 2007 first-grade team at Taylors Creek Elementary met standards in reading on last spring's CRCT.
During the recent Red Ribbon Week at Lewis Frasier Middle School, parents, students and staff formed a human red ribbon to show support for being drug free. Parents, students and staff walked one lap around the school and convened on the football field to form the ribbon. Fort Stewart also sent McGruff the drug dog to make the event a success.
Lewis Frasier Middle School recently hosted its first parent night of the year. Those in attendance discussed the use of Title One money, highly-qualified teachers, measurable goals for staff, measurable goals for students, the Title One parent-involvement budget and district and school policy.
Liberty County teachers are under pressure this year to quickly learn and implement a number of state mandates, including the Common Core standards and local initiatives meant to improve student achievement.
Some Liberty County High School students seem to recite Shakespearian dialogue as easily as they text or Twitter-speak.
About 60 working people with jobs ranging from wildlife biologist to chef spoke to Bradwell Institute students during Friday's career expo about their careers and how they chose their professional paths.
First grade: Alexander Bailey
Anthony K. Johnson, who teaches language arts to gifted seventh-graders at Midway Middle School, is one of 40 new teachers in Georgia to receive a $1,000 New Teacher Assistance Grant from Georgia Power.
The Liberty County School System last week launched an online forum to give citizens an additional opportunity to help move the school system forward. The web-based forum is designed to provide an additional venue to encourage stakeholders to become engaged in open discussions, ask questions and offer suggestions that are centered on the future of Liberty County Schools.
First grade: Taneiha Bowman
First grade: Jarome Adkins
Smiley Elementary School on Friday held its annual Trunk-or-Treat celebration in the school's parking lot.
Hinesville Ford joined Ford dealerships across the county in supporting local schools' fine arts and sports programs, many of which are being cut due to budget constraints.
Button Gwinnett Elementary School students, along with their counterparts at other schools in the Liberty County School System, celebrated Red Ribbon Week Oct. 28-Nov. 1. Button Gwinnett was festooned from top to bottom with large and small red ribbons.
Rebecca Carter, daughter of Glenn and Becky Carter of Hinesville, recently was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
The National Society of High School Scholars recently selected Bradwell Institute student LaTonya Jones of Hinesville to become a member of the organization. The society, formed in 2002, recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment.