Stacey Benaske of Ludowici will represent Savannah Technical College in the state GOAL competition.
About 92 fifth graders at Taylors Creek Elementary participated in the second annual Wax Museum Night on Tuesday.
High school graduations are just over two weeks off. Both high schools will be on Olvey Field on May 26; Liberty County High School's at 8:30 a.m. and Bradwell Institute's at 8 p.m.
Midway Middle School will host the following Panther activities for the end of school: • New Student Parent Orientation at 6 p.m. on May 15 in the Panther Cafeteria • Academic Awards Night will be presented at 6 p.m. on May 17 • The eighth grade farewell dance will be at 1:30 p.m. in the gym on May 24. For more information, call the school at 884-6677.
Teams of students at Lewis Frasier Middle School have been playing the stock market this year, one even taking their skills to state competition.
While worries mount concerning the misdirection of youth in the area, Christ the Rock initiated Youth Week to lead youth toward a more positive path.
The Georgia Southern University chapter of the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society recently inducted 242 new members. Members must earn a GPA of 3.5 or greater during their freshmen year.
The Coastal Courier will publish a graduation section laster this month. Any seniors who did not have a photo in their school's yearbook or who wants to submit a different photo, must do so by May 11. Drop photos (make sure your name and phone number is included) to the Courier office at 125 S. Main Street in Hinesville or email photos and information to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Liberty County High School Band performed a spring pops concert Thursday evening at the Hinesville United Methodist Church. Music by Leiber and Stoller, composer Joseph Curiale, E.E. Bagley and more filled the church and had some folks tapping their feet and dancing in the pews. The band will perform again May 14 with a flute choir and jazz emsemble at the band room at LCHS.
Liberty County, Taylors Creek, and Jordye Bacon Elementary will host their annual Parents Involvement Network Awards/Picnic at Liberty County Elementary from 4-6 p.m. May 17. For more information, call the schools.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga) is accepting applications for nominations to the four U.S. Service Academies.
Head Start centers in Liberty and Long counties are accepting applications for the 2007-08 school year.
Liberty County High School senior Jeremy Fermin got a special treat at Disney Grad Nite on April 28. The Hinesville resident was chosen from a crowd of thousands of graduates at the Magic Kingdom Park to meet the band Cartel and receive an autographed Taylor guitar.
Students from Lewis Frasier Middle School were honored during a recent Liberty County Board of Education meeting. They won the school's science fair There were 138 entries. Winners included, eighth grade; first place Kenneth Tucker, second place Amber Rose, and third place Jocelyn Witt and Katura Greene; seventh grade; first place William Baum, second place Megan Flanery and third place Chris Jimenez and Aaron Jacobs; sixth grade; first place Josh Glandon, second place Ebony Brown ...
"Good morning Long County High School. I am Angela Ashley and I am Sam (Samantha) Strickland and you are watching the Blue Tide Morning Show," the bubbly students said.
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.