On Oct. 31, the Ebenezer Middle School competition cheerleaders competed in the Battle of the 'Boro, placing first in the middle school division of the cheerleading competition hosted by Statesboro High School.
STATESBORO - First-come, first-registered is the rule for future fiber optics technicians taking Georgia Southern University's three limited-enrollment short courses this fall in Savannah.
The fifth grade class at Effingham Christian School recently presented a drama depicting the controversy which sparked the formation of the Lutheran Church and enflamed the fire of the Protestant Reformation in Europe in the 1500s.
SAVANNAH - Two junior Savannah Technical College nursing students were awarded BYRD/MIZE scholarships from the Georgia Licensed Practical Nursing Association (GLPNA) at its annual conference in Macon on Nov. 2. Chosen were Kathy Utterback and Tamisha Pratt, both of Savannah.
The Effingham County Board of Education will vote on a millage rate at a special called meeting this morning at 8:30 a.m.
Effingham County High School will host College Night for all juniors and seniors Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. Students and their parents are encouraged to come. This year's event includes:
Sand Hill decorated doors for Red Ribbon Week.
STATESBORO - Early registration has already started for Georgia Southern University's 23rd annual Southern Conference on Children on Jan. 30.
Boy Scout Troop 665 earned a "Blue Ribbon" for outstanding performance at the 100th anniversary of Scouting's International EXPO Camporee.
Pamela Bauer Mueller has twice received a Georgia Author of the Year award.
Sand Hill Elementary School's spelling bee went down to the "minute."
Browder named to Reinhardt dean's list
Effingham County ranked among the top 10 percent of school districts in the state on the College and Career-Ready Performance Index for the 2013-14 school year.
As part of Effingham County's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observance, children and adults participated in the annual youth program Monday at the recreation department gym in Springfield.
STATESBORO - Eight students from Effingham County were among the more than 150 outstanding high school seniors recently invited to attend Georgia Southern University's Scholars Day.
The Effingham County Board of Education's first meeting of 2015 began with Beth Helmly and Robert Grant being sworn in.
Some fifth-grade students at Sand Hill Elementary School wanted to voice their opinion about changes that have been made to their school lunches.
Two Effingham County schools earned recognition from the Georgia Department of Education as Title I reward schools this year.
Effingham County students scored well on their final time taking the Georgia High School Writing Test.
The Effingham 4-H held its annual awards banquet, recognizing its winners in several categories and the graduating seniors.
Jacqueline Michelle Brown, school social worker for the Effingham County School System, has been named to the Leadership Georgia class of 2015.
Effingham 4-H'ers partnered with the humanitarian organization Samaritan's Purse to participate this year in the Operation Christmas Child shoebox ministry.
Four students from Effingham County completed courses with exemplary marks and made the dean's list for the 2014 fall semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville.
The Effingham County Board of Education has approved the school calendars for the next two years after making a few tweaks.