The student body at Guyton Elementary collected money the week prior to Halloween and during the Halloween weekend for UNICEF and raised $1,874.68.
Help put an end to animal abuse Dear Editor: I think animal abuse is a terrible thing! Different kinds of animals are abused each day. The most common animals that are abused are the animals that are our pets. Dogs and cats are the animals abused most often. There is no reason to abuse an animal. They have feelings and they are kind and loving. Animals share a lot of the same aspects that we ...
The South Effingham NJROTC drill team enjoyed success during the recent inter-service drill meet at Nease High School in St. Augustine, Fla. Nov. 1.
Larissa Knight presented a different way of handling bomb threats to the Effingham County Board of Education.
Several Guyton Elementary School students won in the art contest as part of the Effingham County Fair.
Soccer association helps players improve skills Dear Editor: Supergoose Sports is an amazing soccer association and I think it needs to be recognized. It is an indoor soccer field and also a hockey ring. They melt down the ice and lay down the turf. They offer summer and winter indoor soccer and will really help your soccer skills. It is a quick moving, hard working game, and helps you learn a lot. Supergoose also offers ...
Obama's tax policies not the best way to help people Dear Editor: On Sept. 9, on the Fox News Channel's "O'Reilly Factor," Bill O'Reilly interviewed Sen. Barack Obama. In this interview, Obama and O'Reilly were on the topic of taxes. Obama gave a terrible example of what he plans to do to the rich-people who make more than $250,000 a year. Obama said, "If I am sitting pretty and you got a waitress making minimum ...
A number of Effingham County students participated in the theme contest for Effingham County's Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Celebration to be held Jan. 19, and the winners have been announced as follows:
As a part of Guyton Elementary School's celebration of Red Ribbon Week, students collected food for FORCE.
Students at Ebenezer Middle School presented The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Georgia and Alabama a $3,332 check on Oct. 31, after holding a three-week fundraiser for children with life-threatening medical conditions. The check presentation took place at 10 a.m. in the school's atrium.
Television shows, ads increase insecurity Dear Editor: Lately, I have been really insecure about my looks. Many of the ads, commercials, and television shows I have seen recently have the prettiest girls that I have ever seen. They are very thin and can actually afford the very latest expensive styles. I am a girl with a regular sized body (not a size 2). I'm not as "bold and beautiful" as the girls on shows like ...
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Art teachers, Raquel Lucius and Mary Cale Anderegg at Sand Hill Elementary and South Effingham High School are recipients of this year's Grassroots Arts Program (GAP) funds created by the Georgia General Assembly.
Rincon High School class of 1948 held their 60th class reunion at the old home place of Ralph Kessler in Rincon on Oct. 11. The group enjoyed a delicious meal prepared by Ralph and Margie Kessler and a day of reminiscing with old friends.
Having faith and faith in yourself are essential to success, the chief executive officer of Medient Studios told members of the Effingham County High School Air Force JROTC on Thursday night.
For three Effingham County school teachers, summer school was never more fun. Jana Bolton and Kendra Brophy of Effingham County Middle School and Amber Teare of South Effingham High School were selected and sponsored by Georgia-Pacific to attend summer workshop programs designed to help them bring environmental issues into the classroom in a dynamic way.
Officials from Armstrong Atlantic State University have signed a memorandum of understanding with representatives from Martin Luther University in Halle, Germany, underscoring the growing relationship between the two universities.
Georgia Southern University has embarked on a bold journey where no Eagle has ever gone before. GUS, the university's mascot, has landed safely after being launched into the stratosphere on a mission to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning.
Springfield Elementary students are turning their loose change into new books for the school.