Students at Ebenezer Middle School took all of the honors in the MLK Jr. Day Theme contest, according to EMS Principal Ramona Lovett.
Effingham School Assistant Superintendent Gregg Arnsdorff read to fourth grade children at the Springfield Elementary School last Friday to celebrate National Children's Book Week.
The Effingham County School System is reprioritizing projects that will be funded through what are known as ESPLOST funds.
Students and staff of Sand Hill Elementary recognized the service of military veterans at a Nov. 10 program. The program included music from the chorus, a color guard from the 165th Airlift Wing, a guest speaker, and recognition of those veterans who were able to attend. The guest speaker for the program was Col. Jesse Simmons. Simmons is the commander of the 165th Airlift Wing of the Georgia Air National Guard.
South Effingham Middle School recently selected its citizens of the month for October. Students were chosen by their grade level teachers to represent their team.
For Rincon Elementary School teacher Aimee Lee, the "a-ha moment" - when her students click to understand what she is teaching - is the moment she looks forward to as a teacher.
Winners of the Mr. and Miss Rebel pageants, sponsored by the Effingham County High School FBLA, were:
The Effingham County School System announced that seven of its Title I schools have been recognized by State Superintendent of Schools Kathy Cox as a Georgia Title I Distinguished School.
Two Ebenezer Middle School students had their art exhibited at GSU's College of Education as part of the sixth annual Southern's Art Extravaganza.
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.
TIFTON - Leslie Lamb, a student at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, will compete for the title of Ms. ABAC at the 46th annual pageant Oct. 23. Sponsored by the Ag Business Club, the theme of this year's contest is "Timeless Elegance."
The Effingham County School System saw its best-ever results on the ACT college admissions test this year, according to data provided by school officials.
Special guests from the community are visiting Effingham County schools this week and reading books to pre-kindergarten students for Georgia Pre-K Week.
The South Effingham Middle School competition cheer team won first place at their first competition this season, held at Jeff Davis Middle School.
Armstrong State University will host the second annual Celebrate Armstrong weekend Oct. 9-11. The community is invited to join in this celebration of everything Armstrong.
Georgia Southern University alum and country singer Luke Bryan will visit the Statesboro area during his annual Farm Tour at Perry Field Wednesday in Claxton.
Effingham County's 2014-15 teacher of the year took a non-traditional route into the education field.
Six-and-a-half decades after what would have been his final year of high school, a local Korean War veteran received his diploma.