SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College's surgical technology program received notice from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP) of the program's continuing accreditation through 2019.
Dancers from Britt's Dance Company attended their last regional competition of the season.
School-aged children are required to get certain immunizations before going back to school.
The Effingham County Retired Educators hosted its annual grandparenting essay contest.
The Effingham County Board of Education had a glimpse at the results of the high school graduation test on Wednesday.
The Pace family is not like any other family you will ever meet. Dennis, Ethan, Anya and Julian, although not blood related, will let you know immediately that they're siblings.
The Effingham County Board of Education has developed three academic calendar options for the 2010-2011 school year.
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.
COVINGTON - Austin Beard, a member of the Effingham County High School FFA chapter, began his term as the Area 4 junior representative on Aug. 1-2, when the Georgia FFA area officers met for the Area Officer Training Conference.
When Harley Thornton returned to South Effingham Elementary School for her first day of fifth grade, the campus looked considerably different than the last time she had seen it.
Effingham County Junior 4-H'ers traveled a short distance this year to experience fun in the sun at their summer camp getaway. This year's camping spot was the 4-H Burton Center on Tybee Island.
The University of Georgia has announced the names of undergraduate students who achieved the dean's list for summer semester.
Meredith Arrington, Hannah King and Roger Teeple, agricultural educators at Effingham County High School, and Trey Harris, agricultural educator at Effingham County Middle School, were among the 405 teachers from across the state who attended the annual Georgia Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association Summer Leadership Conference in July on Jekyll Island.
The Christian Leadership Academy, a seven-month program beginning in September, is designed to take 12 rising high school sophomores and juniors from Effingham County public and private schools and train them in the skills of leadership done from a Christian perspective.
Armstrong State University will waive the application fee at a one-day-only registration event where prospective students will be able to get admitted and register for fall classes all in one day. Walk-ins are welcome.
Armstrong State University was recently named a Yellow Ribbon Program school in recognition of its support for veterans and active duty military students. The Yellow Ribbon Program allows approved institutions to partner with Veterans Affairs to help cover expenses that exceed the thresholds established under the Post 9/11 GI Bill.
Jean Yves Vendeville, department chair and instructor at Savannah Technical College, received the American Culinary Federation 2014 Chef Educator of the Year Award and $5,000 during the ACF National Convention held in Kansas City, Mo.
Jaret King, son of Georgia Power employee Dinah King at the company's Springfield office, is one of 21 students to receive a Georgia Power scholarship.