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.
SAVANNAH - Jeff Ashmen has been selected as its military-outreach coordinator at Savannah Tech College.
ATLANTA - Fifteen Georgia seniors have a chance to win the third annual Colored Rocks Prize in a competition launched this week by the Colored Rocks Foundation.
"I want to be just like you," a boy told Hinesville firefighter Alex Mason at Frank Long Elementary School on Wednesday.
Lyman Hall Elementary students and their families enjoyed hot dogs and books Oct. 1 at the school's third annual Book Fair Picnic.
Kathryn Nelson's class at the Liberty County Pre-K Center helped with an art project to prepare for Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's upcoming visit to Liberty County. Deal will address an audience from 10:45 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Bradwell Institute's Olvey Field. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce at 368-4445.
Liberty County's 14 public schools are celebrating the benefits of eating healthy lunches through Friday. National School Lunch Week officially began Monday. The Liberty County School System was closed Monday for Columbus Day and closed Tuesday for a teachers' furlough day.
Liberty College and Career Academy CEO Tom Alexander on Friday updated Liberty County School System administrators and board members on LCCA program developments as culinary-arts students served a restaurant-style brunch they had prepared.
The Coastal Electric Cooperative Bright Ideas prize team - with balloons, gifts, signs and giant checks in hand - filed into the classrooms of seven surprised Liberty County School System educators Thursday.
Georgia School Superintendent Dr. John Barge visited Long County on Wednesday. While in Ludowici, he stopped by the new Long County High School and took a tour of the facility, courtesy of Principal Scotty Hattaway and Long County School System Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters.
Georgia School Superintendent Dr. John Barge visited Midway Middle School on Wednesday as part of his two-day, statewide tour the Georgia Department of Education is calling "Georgia's Future, Now." The tour is meant to promote schools across the state.
A motion to place half the cost of sports officials back on high-school athletic directors' shoulders failed Tuesday when Liberty County school-board members deadlocked in a 3-3 vote.
Midway Middle School celebrated Custodial Appreciation Day on Oct. 2. The custodians were honored during a ceremony in which Principal Debra Frazier and Assistant Principal Tom Willoughby praised their efforts in maintaining a clean, safe environment for MMS students. The custodians received candy bouquets to express the school's gratitude for a job well done.
The Walker Elementary School student council recently held a book drive to collect elementary age-appropriate books for their media center. Students in fourth and fifth grades brought in more than 200 new or slightly used books, which will be available at the school. Members of the student council show some of the books that were acquired.
The new Long County Middle School had its first homecoming celebration Sept. 27 at Veterans Field. This year's homecoming queen was eighth-grader Brianna Lord. Her court included sixth-grade princess Chante' Thomas, the seventh-grade princess Sophie Cooper and eighth-grade runner-up princess Julia Scheck.
These days 4-H is more than youth judging poultry, it teaches children and teens life lessons, such as developing public speaking and decision making skills and giving back through community service.