ATLANTA - Parents and grandparents, who are using the Path2College 529 Plan to prepare or pay for their loved ones' college education can now take advantage of new perks.
The Fort Stewart American Red Cross Youth Group, the Red Club, had 21 volunteers who passed out 3,396 holiday bags and cards, 258 canned goods and 1,456 personal items for the holidays.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University has been recognized as one of the Top 25 Military Friendly Public Universities and Colleges by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse.
MILLEDGEVILLE - Lisa Ouyang of Hinesville completed courses with grades that qualified for the dean's list for the fall semester at Georgia College. Students making the list completed at least 12 hours of coursework with a 3.5 GPA or higher.
SAVANNAH - A local family that wishes to remain anonymous recently donated $100,000 to establish the Armstrong Emergency Food Resource Fund at Armstrong State University. The family, which includes a faculty member and two generations of university alumni, is committed to support efforts to thwart the national trend of food insecurity among college students.
Savannah State University's College of Business Administration will host a tax conference on Friday, Jan. 22, on the second floor of the Student Union. Sessions run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The conference is presented in collaboration with Hancock Askew and Co.
SAVANNAH - The International Education Center at Savannah State University has organized Operation SHEA, Sending Humanitarian Education Abroad.
STATESBORO - In early December, nine master of fine arts graduate candidates from the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art drove to Miami, for Art Basel Miami Beach, an international art fair that connects artists, gallerists and collectors from around the globe.
SAVANNAH - The Education Trust, a nonprofit organization in Washington that seeks to shape and influence national and state policy with a focus on reducing achievement gaps, recently named Armstrong State University a top performing school for underrepresented minority students.
Two Liberty County schools are on the Highest-Progress School list of the Georgia Department of Education's 2015-16 Title I Reward Schools, which was released Dec. 11.
TROY, Ala. - Troy University recently recognized students who graduated during the fall semester/term 2.
Members of the Walker Middle School Beta Club recently gave 98 fleece throws to residents at Coastal Manor in Ludowici. The gifts were part of the teens' community-service projects and to celebrate Christmas. Coastal Manor Director Elise Stafford said the visit made the day for residents and that she appreciated the students and teachers.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University hosted the 2015 fall commencement Dec. 12, conferring degrees on more than 630 students in two graduation ceremonies at Armstrong's Alumni Arena.
Liberty County Board of Education members who recently voted against having their meetings videotaped expressed several concerns - not necessarily with the concept, but how it would be implemented and whether the board is ready for it.
Caleb Sanker will have his artwork displayed for all Bradwell Institute students to see in the coming years.
VALDOSTA - Landis Johnson of Hinesville has received Valdosta State University's 2016 Sigma Alpha Chi Mac Award.
Lyman Hall Elementary School recently announced its 4th nine weeks honor rolls:
Cecilia Graham will add her Youth Leader of the Year award from the Young Adult Liberty Leaders program to her wall of athletic awards and ...
Members of Long County High School FFA chapter attended the Area 6 Awards Banquet May 12 at Ware County High School.
Editor's note: The Courier publishes honor rolls as they come in and space is available.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Virginia Morton of Ludowici graduated from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, on May 7. She earned a Bachelor of ...