American Legion Post 168 Ladies Auxiliary recently honored students from high schools in Liberty and Long counties and helped pay to continue their education.
Liberty County students can expect another big change in the upcoming school year.
Carley Brewer graduated May 10 from Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pa. The 2010 graduate of Bald Eagle Area High School earned a Bachelor of Arts degrees in psychology and criminal justice.
Students listed on the last nine weeks honor roll at Taylors Creek Elementary were:
The Liberty College and Career Academy prides itself on providing students with technical-trade skills and career pathways. With the inclusion of the Georgia Department of Labor's Business Ethics Student Training program in LCCA's curriculum, students now have one more advantage as they prepare for the workforce.
Khaleed Barrett, a Liberty County High School graduate, received the Mattie M. Hicks Scholarship Fund.
Here are the students who made the honor roll at Bradwell Institute during the last nine months of the school year:
Here are the students who made the honor roll at Liberty Elementary School during the last nine months of the school year:
The 2014 Junior Ranger Camp at Fort Morris State Historic Site in Sunbury will take place from 9 a.m.-noon daily from June 10-14.
Members of the 2014 Young Adult Leadership Liberty class were recognized during a graduation banquet May 16 at the Liberty College and Career Academy. The LCCA culinary-arts students prepared and served dinner for 71 people in attendance. Liberty County Commission Chairman Donald Lovette delivered the key note address.
While most students are enjoying their summer vacations, Liberty County School System teachers are hard at work, preparing themselves and their colleagues for the upcoming school year.
What: Armstrong Alumni Center Grand Opening. Armstrong Atlantic State University will host a grand opening reception and ribbon cutting to celebrate the new Alumni Center in historic Burnett Hall. As one of Armstrong's eight original buildings on the university's Southside campus, Burnett Hall serves as a strategic venue for the Alumni Center. The Alumni Center will also house the Alumni Affairs Office, which is dedicated to preserving Armstrong's past, while building on the future.
Logan Street, Felix Linzan, Kirsten Schreihofer and Brandee Craig, all of Hinesville; Heather Rego of Allenhurst; and Justin Ramsey of Fort Stewart, all recently received $2,000 college scholarships that were awarded at Fort Stewart.
The Liberty County School System is sponsoring its second annual Career and Technology Camp this week at the Liberty College and Career Academy.
Felicia Knight of Allenhurst, Willie Massey of Midway, and Tasha Mitchell and Morgan Thomas, both of Hinesville, graduated from Troy University on May 9 in Troy, Ala.
Although the 2014-15 academic year now is in full swing, teachers, school leaders, parents and students still can access free, interactive digital textbooks through the Georgia Department of Education's website.