Effingham County had 43 students qualify for the International Student Media Festival that will be held November in Orlando.
South Effingham High School art students put their work on display for the pubic Wednesday at an art show the school hosted.
The Effingham County School Board tentatively approved the 2008-09 budget Thursday night.
SAVANNAH - Gateway to College, a new program sponsored by Savannah Technical College, is a dropout prevention and recovery program focusing on students, ages 16-20, who have either dropped out of high school or are on the verge of dropping out.
Twenty-five French students from Mrs. Valerie Granzow's classes at South Effingham High School participated in the National French Exam given in March.
Grace Reddick, author of "Ashley's Unforgettable Summer," visited students at Marlow Elementary School on May 2.
STAR students and teachers were recognized the district luncheon on the Georgia Southern University campus recently.
The Effingham County Board of Education is considering a policy for the selection of valedictorians and salutatorians at the high schools.
High meat sales
To me FFA is a place for fun and fellowship. Through premier leadership, personal growth and career success, the FFA is a place for students to become capable leaders. FFA has impacted my life far beyond just agriculture. I have learned to become a leader and confident individual.
The Effingham County Board of Education is considering changes to the promotion and retention policy as it deals with first and second graders.
As I reflect back on the last 28 years of teaching agriculture and advising the FFA programs at both ECHS and SEHS my mind is filled with so many wonderful memories I dare not even try to list names of the countless people who have made my job so rewarding and the thoughts of students that have enriched my life and gave me a true sense of being.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College has received the Gulfstream 2007 Supplier of the Year Award. This achievement is only given to a fraction of the Gulfstream supply base and reflects the company and college's mutual relationship.
Yvette Carr, manager of Burns World Travel in Springfield, recently spoke to the third-grade students at Guyton Elementary School.
Thanksgiving brought not only turkey and dressing this year, but also several opportunities for 4-H'ers to express their thanks within the community.
Effingham students make Berry dean's list
The Effingham County High School FFA livestock judging team recently competed in the Area IV FFA Livestock Judging Career Development Event.
Students from Effingham County and South Effingham FFA chapters attended the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 28-Nov. 1.
Armstrong State University has been designated a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges by Victory Media and will be featured in the winter 2015 issue of STEM Jobs magazine. Armstrong was one of only 123 schools nationwide to be named as a STEM Jobs Approved College.
The Effingham County High School chapter of the National Honor Society has had the privilege to serve its community by volunteering for Habitat for Humanity over the last couple of months.