Victoria Webb was named Miss ECHS 2008 Saturday night.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College has named Gail Eubanks, executive director of enrollment management and marketing to serve as interim vice president for student success.
Forty seventh graders enrolled in Effingham County schools recently took the SAT as part of Duke University's Talent Identification Program. Seven of these students qualified for State Recognition, meaning they scored in the top 30 percent of the Talent Search pool.
Members of the Effingham County High School Air Force JROTC "talk trash" after a couple of hours of campus cleanup one afternoon after school.
Nearly 200 outstanding high school seniors recently attended Georgia Southern University's second annual Southern Leadership Excellence Academics and Dedication (LEAD) Conference at its main campus in Statesboro.
ATLANTA - The Department of Human Resources' 270 After School and Summer Learning programs serve thousands of students across the state each year.
Springfield Elementary School is using a "Rocky" theme "Knocking Out" the CRCT as they prepare to take the state test.
Emilia Truluck, an eighth grader at South Effingham Middle School and daughter of Richard and Becky Truluck of Rincon, is living proof that determination and hard work do pay off.
Savannah Technical College will offer two free interviewing seminars April 21 to help students and local job seekers develop their professional image, strengthen their interviewing techniques and increase awareness of the importance of polished communications - both verbal and nonverbal - in the interview. Sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the college's Effingham Campus, Highway 21 between Springfield and Rincon.
STATESBORO-More than 200 outstanding high school seniors recently attended Georgia Southern University's sixth annual Scholars' Day at its main campus in Statesboro.
South Effingham High School hosted a fashion show Saturday. All of the designs, hair and makeup were created by the students.
Isaiah Broomfield, a junior at South Effingham High School, won the Class AAA state title for boys essay at the recent Georgia High School Association Literary Meet held at Houston County High School. Broomfield was the only Effingham County student to advance to the state competition.
Writing scores for Effingham County eighth graders improved 15 percent from last year's scores, Assistant Superintendent Gregg Arnsdorff said at Wednesday's board of education meeting.
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.
The Effingham County Board of Education expects at its December meeting to approve the calendars for the next two school years.
Not every student gets to design, build and test robots in class.
People in Effingham County, and across the state, can give feedback to education leaders on proposed revisions to the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards.