Municipal Association's Essay Contest invites students to be mayors Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) is once again asking Georgia's sixth grade students what they would do if they were mayors. The "If I Were Mayor, I Would," essay contest gives students the opportunity to share their visions of what their community would be like under their guidance. The essay contest is open to all Georgia 6th graders including private school students and home schoolers. The deadline ...
Staff report Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil may not have seen his shadow on Friday, but various employees around our community saw their shadows by participating as mentors in Groundhog Job Shadow Day. The Liberty County School System and numerous businesses across the area partnered to provide job shadow opportunities for more than 50 high school students in their career field of interest. Bradwell Institute and Liberty County High juniors and seniors made application to participate ...
LUDOWICI - The Blue Tide crowned the 2007 homecoming king and princes Friday during the Long County verses Pierce County basketball game.
Upcoming programs a the Live Oak Public Libraries in the Liberty (Hinesville) and Midway-Riceboro branches include:
In the true spirit of community involvement, Frank Long Elementary School hosted its third annual chili cookoff.
Lewis Frasier Middle 8th grade all A's Eboni Brown Quintunya Chapman Devon Durman SheLeia James Christopher Payne Jocelyn Witt 8th grade A's and B's Heather Alexander Ashley Arnold Ericka Asuncion Jamahl Baker Lauren Baler Kuwanna Boutwell Ramon Buckle Aeia Buton Yanairie Caraballo Devonte' Cliett Kayla Dolphin Shantice Edwards Kayla Floyd TiKeyah Gilmore Robin Glandon Kaitlyn Golembeski Amber Grant Keturah Greene Shaquille Hamilton Morgan Harry Deandra Hart Marquis Heard Jamani Hill LaTeisha Holmes Sydney Jackson Christina ...
Snelson-Golden Middle School's School Council and PTO are hosting a gang awareness meeting from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6 at the school. Hinesville police will present information on the gangs that are affecting our community. All Liberty County residents are invited to attend this very informative meeting and will receive important information that will bring awareness as to what is going on in our neighborhoods and steps we can take to prevent crime. Refreshments and ...
Bradwell Institute 12th Grade Tiffany Abraham Latosha Adams Cierra Akana-Paaluhi Jasmine Amiker Jean Baker Querida Belle Deirdre Bhimull Courtney Bond Marcus Brantley Heather Brooks Nicole Burdick Shirley Burns Harry Cambrelen Lawanda Carmon Michael Charlton Natasha Coleman Amber Cordry Breauna Crawford Edwin Cruz Desirae Curry Kacey Danner Rebecca Davis Christopher Deigh Brian Dent Jasmine Dickens Aimee Diehl Elizabeth Dill Jessica Dowling Kristen Duncan Stacy Easley Jordan Ebbinger Samuel Epstein Armand Estrella Ariel Fernandez Jesse Floyd Xavier ...
The Liberty County Board of Education honored its shining stars during the monthly student and staff recognition ceremony presented before its regular meeting this past week. Board chairman Lily H. Baker presented certificates of recognition to the honorees before a packed audience.
Harvey Overton Bradwell Booster Club meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. in the BI gym. YMCA Teen Council meets every Thursday 6:30-8 p.m. It is free and for all 6th-12th graders. Call Freda McKnight at 368-9622. GANG, Project Reach's Riceboro community youth choir, God's Anointed New Generation, meets every Monday from 6-8 p.m. usually at Riceboro Church of God. Call Lavonia LeCounte at 884-2057. Tree Tots storytime at the Liberty Branch Library in Hinesville is ...
ATLANTA - Objections to private school vouchers will bump up against an effort to increase choices for students with learning disabilities when the state Senate considers a bill sponsored by its top member.
A special science project for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students at Fort Stewart's Diamond Elementary School incited students' creativity and appreciation for science, explained Nathaline Simons, who, with Kathy Sheets, helped organize the school's Robot Fest, held Thursday morning in the gymnasium.
Volunteers from around the Long County community came out recently to support the school system's lunch program as part of the National School Lunch Week celebration.
Target Distribution presented a $1,000 grant to Frank Long and Lyman Hall elementary teacher Becky Busby's fifth grade, for an "Emerging Egyptologists" project.
Lewis Frasier Middle School's Future Business Leaders of America members attended the Fall Motivational Rally on Oct. 10 in Perry.
SAVANNAH - Junior Achievement of Georgia-Coastal Region will honor the 14th annual Savannah Business Hall of Fame inductees and the 2013 Educator of the Year, Denise Fisher of Fort Stewart's Youth ChalleNGe Academy, at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University has embarked on a journey on which no Eagle has ever gone before.
The Liberty County School System hosted a community forum Tuesday to hear concerns from parents and other members of the community.
The Waldo Pafford Elementary online art gallery has been rated No. 2 in the state by a website, according to a news release.
Liberty Elementary media specialist Kristi Craven recently won a $2,000 grant from Target department stores. The funds will be dedicated to providing students with media experiences such as special reading events, guest speakers and book donations.
Members of Lewis Frasier Middle School's student council recently visited Atlanta for a leadership conference for middle-school students.
First grade: Zy'kira Anderson
The Bradwell Institute media department recently received the highest honor for library media programs in the state.
First grade: Nikhiya Alexander
First grade: Laila Addis
Thirty-nine students in grades six through eight from the Long County Middle chapter of Future Business Leaders of America attended the Georgia FBLA Fall Leadership Motivational Rally on Oct. 10 in Perry.