Dennis Parrott, manager of the new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market in Hinesville, recently presented 20 $50 gift cards to teachers at Smiley Elementary School in Ludowici.
SAVANNAH - When Michelle Methot was a drafting student at Savannah Technical College three years ago, she had no idea that her design concept would set a standard for exterior signs at the college.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which will appear in the Nov. 29 print edition. The Liberty County Board of Education recently set the fiscal 2016 millage rate at 15.88 mills - the same rate as in 2014. The millage rate for 2015 was set at 15.65, a rollback of 0.23 mill. A front-page article Sunday, Nov. 22, incorrectly reported that it was the fiscal 2015 millage rate that was set and incorrectly reported that the rate was the same as the previous year. The board actually set the 2016 rate ...
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College has partnered with the Georgia Driver's Education Commission to offer scholarships for a driver's education course. The state-approved Joshua's Law course meets the requirements for anyone younger than 17 seeking to obtain a driver's license.
The Teacher of the Year is Anthony Johnson of Midway Middle School.
The Liberty County School System was recently recognized as the 2015 winner of the "Georgia NFL Rise Up/Fuel Up Breakfast Contest," sponsored by the Fuel Up to Play 60, the Atlanta Falcons and the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association.
Bradwell Institute's Interact Club, in conjunction with the Hinesville Rotary Club, is sponsoring a school supply drive.
Libery Elementary School recently announced its first nine-weeks honor rolls:
Wellness counselor Mike Stubbs recently presented a certificate of excellence to Long County School Nutrition Director Stephanie Fox for her commitment to promoting health. Stubbs said one of the problems that schools face is childhood obesity and that Fox is heading up healthy eating in schools and in the community.
The Long County Board of Education slightly lowered the property-tax rate Monday.
Lyman Hall Elementary recently announced its honor rolls:
Military Times honored Armstrong State University this week, ranking the institution seventh among four-year schools on its "Best for Vets: Colleges 2016" list.
Editor's note: Honor rolls will be published for each school as space permits.
Liberty County High School's Family, Career, Community Leaders of America recently had its annual Pink Panther Day for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Taylors Creek Elementary's first nine weeks honor rolls
Taylors Creek Elementary School's second nine weeks honor roll included:
Bradwell Institute's second nine weeks honor roll included:
Frank Long Elementary School's second nine weeks honor roll included:
Joseph Martin's second nine weeks honor roll includes:
Liberty County Schools will start reviewing the benefits and challenges of block scheduling versus traditional scheduling for the next school year.
Students took part last week in a quiz-style competition at the Liberty County Performing Arts Center to test their knowledge on books.
DAHLONEGA - Tiffany Erickson of Fort Stewart, Georgia, made the fall 2015 dean's list at the University of North Georgia (for achieving a 3.5 ...
The Long County Board of Education recently received the Quality School Board Badge from the Georgia School Board Association.
ATLANTA - The State Board of Education has posted the first Georgia Standards of Excellence for science and social studies for comments until the middle of ...
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