The Effingham County Board of Education is proud to announce that all five of its Title I schools have been recognized by the Georgia Department of Education as Title I Distinguished Schools.
CLINTON, MISS. - Mississippi College has named Lauren M. Rogers to the 2008 fall semester dean's list of academic scholars, according to Dr. Ron Howard, vice president for academic affairs.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Cadet Ray Darwin Webb of Clyo achieved dean's list status at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, for the fall semester of the 2008-2009 academic year. Webb is seeking a Bachelor of Science in biology.
Effingham County Middle School students are preparing to compete in the District Science Fair at Armstrong University.
Jeremy Hill, a senior at Effingham County High School, won the State FFA-EMC Electrification Contest at Camp FFA in Covington on Jan. 10.
Poster contest winners: kindergarten-second grades
SAVANNAH – The Peace Officer Academy at Savannah Technical College will hold a Commissioning Ceremony Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place in the Eckburg Auditorium at the College's White Bluff Campus.
Lindsay Drevlow of Rincon has been named a Dean's Scholar at Piedmont College after completing the recent fall semester with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average.
The deadline for submissions to the Georgia Historical Society's Black History Month Essay and Public Speaking Contest is Jan. 22.
Effingham County third grade students remain slightly above the national average, and eighth grade students are at the national average, according to the scores from the fall Iowa Test of Basic Skills.
SAVANNAH - The Business and Services Division at Savannah Technical College welcomes new department head and instructor for cosmetology, Kimberly Cutter.
The Coastal Health District recognized several Effingham County schools for their immunization audit, and nursing coordinator Marsha Cornell was presented an award at the Board of Education meeting Wednesday.
Can one person make a difference? Absolutely!
During the months of November and December, various clubs from South Effingham High School participated in a boxed Christmas for children within Effingham County.
With duct tape, coffee filters, paper products and other means, South Effingham High School students staged their eighth annual student fashion show.
Two of the county's top students were honored Thursday at the Rotary Club of Effingham County's STAR student and teacher luncheon at the Effingham College and Career Academy.
Sami Wood, a sophomore at Effingham County High School, attended the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 14-16.
Valentine's Day brought new meaning to the residents of the Effingham Hospital Care Center. Effingham County 4-H'ers participated in constructing Valentine cards, baking cookies and playing bingo with the center's residents.