For the second straight year, Long County school employees would get a "one-time salary adjustment" of 3 percent if the Board of Education approves a proposal by School System Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters.
The Liberty County School System's preliminary fiscal-year 2016-17 budget shows an overall increase compared to this year's budget because of added funding from the Georgia Department of Education.
The Long County School System broke ground Tuesday for a new school to serve grades three through eight.
Fourteen First Presbyterian Christian Academy seniors graduated Saturday in an intimate ceremony honoring each student's hard work. Family and friends gathered at First Baptist Church Hinesville to see the seniors step into the next phase of their lives.
Hinesville Rotary Club recently honored the winners of the club's three $1,000 annual scholarships.
Special-needs students from around Liberty County danced the night away at a gala held in their honor Friday evening at Bradwell Institute.
Seven Long County Head Start students will attend kindergarten next year. The students and their parents took a recent field trip to Smiley Elementary to tour the school and meet the teachers and administrators. The students also viewed a magic show and visited a classroom where they learned the number of the day, danced to a counting song and went over classroom rules.
Roughly 250 Walker Elementary School fifth graders graduated their 10-week Choosing Healthy Activities Promoting Safety program Friday morning. The graduation ceremony was held at Long County Middle School's gymnasium.
Wells earns bachelor's
The Liberty County School Nutrition Program recently hosted a Breakfast with the Breakfast Team.
Liberty County High School teachers were greeted with signs and cheers as they arrived for work Tuesday during National Teacher Appreciation Week. Tuesday was National Teacher Appreciation Day.
Long County High School's annual Honors Night May 2, recognizing students' academic achievement. Awards varied from traditional studies to careers and fine arts. Go to community.coastalcourier.com to see pictures of all of the students recognized.
Bradwell Institute Interact Club students recently raised $1,908 for the Rotary Club of Hinesville.
The State Board of Education Thursday granted a waiver of promotion, placement, and retention requirements tied to the 2016 administration of the Georgia Milestones End of Grade tests.
Button Gwinnett recently announced its third nine-weeks honor roll:
Lyman Hall Elementary recently announced its second nine-weeks honor roll:
Snelson Golden Middle School recently announced its second nine-weeks honor roll:
First Prebyterian Christian Academy students had a very special visitor Wednesday morning, Pete the Cat from the "Pete the Cat" book series and author James ...
It's back to the drawing board for the Liberty County School System's 2017-18 school calendar.