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Recession hurting afterschool programs

Just as children in Georgia's communities need more help, afterschool program leaders across the state say they are being forced to increase fees and reduce staffing, activities and hours to cope with budget cuts and rising costs.

July 06, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


BoE adopts $86.1M budget

The Effingham County Board of Education has set a budget of $86 million for the 2010 fiscal year.

July 02, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Reading isn’t just for the dogs

July 02, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


LDSS hosts camp

The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society held a two-week camp for children with Down syndrome.

July 02, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


STC cooking up culinary classes starting July 8

Attention all aspiring top chefs - summer classes begin July 8 at The Culinary Institute of Savannah at Savannah Technical College.

July 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


VSU names four to spring dean’s list

The following area students have been named to the spring 2009 dean's list at Valdosta State University in Valdosta.

July 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

July 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Simmons, A Class Act shine at nationals

A Class Act Dance Center's Christy Simmons of Clyo won the title and was crowned Miss Junior Dance America at the Kids Artistic Revue Grand National Finals in Myrtle Beach, S.C., from June 15-19.

July 02, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Curtis named to dean’s list at ABAC

The faculty and administration of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College recognize outstanding scholastic achievement by placing Thomas H. Curtis on the dean's list for the spring semester of 2009. Curtis is a 2008 graduate of Effingham County High School and the son of Denise and Charlie Curtis.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Donnell earns ABAC scholarship

TIFTON - Sarah Donnell from Guyton has been awarded a scholarship from the ABAC Foundation to attend Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College during the 2009-10 academic year.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Morgan accepted into NSCS

Richard Morgan of Rincon has accepted membership into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Exley graduates from Ogeechee Technical College

Kyler Miller Exley graduated with honors from Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro on May 14 with dual degrees.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Hill speaks at Youth Challenge graduation

State Sen. Jack Hill of Reidsville was the commencement speaker at graduation ceremonies for Class 32 of the Fort Stewart-based National Guard Youth Challenge Academy on June 20 at the Macon City Auditorium.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Cadet Morgan graduates from U.S. Military Academy

WEST POINT, N.Y. - Cadet James Thomas Morgan, son of Lt. Col. (ret.) and Mrs. Warren P. Morgan Jr. of Rincon, graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. on May 23.

June 29, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Registration under way for upcoming school year

Students planning to attend an Effingham County school for the 2009-10 year who were not actively enrolled at a district school at the end of the 2008-2009 year must register through the district's central registration center.

June 25, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


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Teen Maze shows actions have consequences

South Effingham High School juniors and seniors participated in Teen Maze on Tuesday. During the game, students encountered a variety of obstacles that can prevent or delay their graduation from high school. Teen Maze demonstrates to students that every decision they make has consequences and some of those consequences are not good. Volunteers from local hopsitals, school, EMS, fire and members of the Effingham County Sheriff's Office helped with the event.

April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Making it a safe prom

The Peace Officers Association of Georgia gave Effingham County High School a $2,500 check for safe prom activities. The ECHS prom was held Saturday night at Hyatt Riverfront in Savannah.

April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Governor signs opportunity school district bill

Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation that would implement an opportunity school district to turn around failing schools. This law provides the framework for how the OSD would work should voters approve a constitutional amendment in 2016.

April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Education


GSU cheerleaders win national title

The Georgia Southern University all-girl cheerleading squad secured its fifth national championship title at the 2015 National Cheerleading Association Collegiate National Championships held in Daytona Beach, Fla.

April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Education


It was no accident

As Adam Cochran introduced himself to hundreds of Effingham County High School students last Thursday, he included another description:

April 21, 2015 | By Pat Donahue Paul Floeckher | Education


Middle and high school honor rolls

Ebenezer Middle

April 21, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Google Apps, ECCA tour highlight Parent University

A lesson on using Google Apps and a tour of the Effingham College and Career Academy highlight the final 2014-15 installment of Parent University-Effingham.

April 14, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


Elementary school honor rolls

Honor rolls for the third nine-week grading period for Effingham County's eight elementary schools:

April 14, 2015 | Staff Report | Education


4-H Cloverleafs compete at DPA

Twenty-eight students from Effingham County recently participated in the 4-H Southeast District Cloverleaf Project Achievement competition in Emanuel County.

April 14, 2015 | Staff report | Education


Georgia Southern online MBA ranked in top 20

STATESBORO - The online Master of Business Administration offered by the College of Business Administration at Georgia Southern University has been ranked 17th by BestColleges.com as a Top Online MBA Program of 2015.

April 14, 2015 | Staff report | Education


4-H’ers take aim in regional, state archery competitions

The Effingham County Extension office hit the bull's-eye with its newest program for 4-H'ers.

April 14, 2015 | Staff report | Education


From the artists’ eyes

Local students displayed their artistic talent at the Effingham County School System's countywide art show.

April 08, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


Former student, teacher Woods to lead SES

Lisa Woods attended Springfield Elementary School through sixth grade and dreamed of returning to the school as a teacher.

April 07, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


School system tries to strike revenue, expenditures balance

Expenses in the Effingham County School System's fiscal year 2016 budget exceed revenues by $4.1 million, according to school officials' latest projections.

April 07, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


Care to dance?

South Effingham High School students in Nathalie Starling's sociology class gave salsa dancing a spin as part of their study of different cultures and traditions.

April 07, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


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