Robert Lang of Springfield graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in history from Berry College.
ATLANTA - Not everyone is making money in the stock market these days. But that's what students at South Effingham Middle School would have done, if it was real money. That's because they are winners of the spring Stock Market Game in the Effingham County Schools.
Lindsay Drevlow of Rincon has been named a Dean's Scholar at Piedmont College after completing the recent spring semester with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University has announced its president's list for the spring 2009 term. To be eligible for the president's list, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester. The following students from Effingham County made the president's list:
Sigma Alpha Lambda is proud to announce that Mary E. Rahn of Statesboro recently has been recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the Georgia Southern University.
Effingham County Board of Education members got a look at a draft technology integration plan.
It was a great pleasure to have author, Amy Wallace, come to speak with students at April's South Effingham High School Stomping 'Stangs Book Club meeting.
Scenes from Friday night's graduation at The Corral.
The Effingham County Board of Education recognized Alison Cintron, a student at South Effingham High School, at its board meeting Thursday night.
Covenant Christian Academy fifth grade and seventh grade students are in the top 1 percent in the nation, according to the scores from the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS).
SAVANNAH - An Ebenezer Middle School students was honored for her essays in a contest sponsored by the Gulfstream Management Association.
For the fourth straight year, Blandford Elementary School joined a worldwide effort to set a record for the most people participating in sport stacking in a 24-hour period. Last year, BES was part of a Guinness-record 555,932 stackers.
South Effingham Middle School hosted a Veterans Day program in the school gymnasium on Nov. 11.
Kirbi Ratner is Effingham County's newest Master Teacher.
The Effingham College and Career Academy will host an information session about its new aircraft assembly technician program.
As National 4-H Week came to a close, the celebration of 4-H continued to resonate throughout Effingham as 4-H'ers geared up for the 71st Effingham County Fair.
The South Effingham Middle School competition cheerleaders won the region championship for the fourth straight year.
Ebenezer Middle School saluted military service members with its annual Veterans Day program.
Blandford Elementary School hosted a new event this year for Veterans Day - a parade of veterans who are family members of BES students.
Effingham County improved its high school graduation rate for the second straight year, while also topping the state average by nearly 11 percentage points.
In his time as state schools superintendent, John Barge has heard plenty of criticism of the Common Core standards.
Effingham County students competed in the 4-H Challenge Bowl at the Georgia National Fair in Perry and brought home a top-six finish in the state.
The South Effingham Middle School competition cheer team won first place in the large division and grand champion at Battle in the Boro. They competed at Southeast Bulloch High School on Oct. 25 and won by 54 points. Bella Kay Tatum from SEMS won first place in the jump off.
Cadets with the Effingham Cadet Squadron of Civil Air Patrol were "all in" to their most recent community service project, to help sort more than 10,000 pounds of canned food in preparation for the annual Thanksgiving meal provided by Manna House Ministries.
In honor of Veterans Day, Armstrong State University and Mountainfilm on Tour-Savannah will host a special screening of the documentary "Mending the Line" on Monday at 7 p.m. the Ogeechee Theatre in the Student Union, 11935 Abercorn St.
SAVANNAH-Savannah Technical College has selected Anthony A. (Tony) Faust as department head for fire science. In this role, Faust is responsible for teaching and coordinating academic programs and processes, as well as supervise faculty at all campuses for fire science.