Richard Morgan placed third in the 2008 Federal Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest for the state of Georgia.
Miss Effingham County Middle School pageant was held March 29. The theme for the pageant was "Hollywood Stars." The ladies began the evening dressed as their favorite "stars."
SAVANNAH – On May 2, all Savannah Technical College campuses, including the Army Education Center on Fort Stewart, the Early Start Child Care Resource and Referral agency office in Brunswick and the Adult Literacy program offices in Savannah, will be closed for the sixth annual Staff Development Day.
International Paper helped the kindergarten students at Guyton Elementary School celebrate Earth Day by donating butterfly kits and ant farms for each of the kindergarten classrooms. They also donated sunflower challenge kits for each of the kindergarten students.
On Saturday evening, South Effingham Middle School held its second annual Miss SEMS pageant with 19 young ladies competing for the title. This year's theme was "Surfer Girls."
Dr. C.B. Rathburn was formally announced as the third president of Texas A&M University-Texarkana on Wednesday afternoon.
Thanks to the Workplace Readiness Program at South Effingham High School, freshman Caleb Hazzard knows what he doesn't want to do after he graduates from high school.
Jennifer Keeler, a third grade teacher at Rincon Elementary School, was asked to present at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) 2008 Annual Meeting and Exposition, which took place in Salt Lake City, Utah, April 9-12.
The Effingham County Board of Education is moving forward with plans to implement a new student information system. If all goes as planned, the system will be implemented in January.
South Effingham High School students hosted International Food Night Thursday in an effort to raise money for the Imperial Sugar Refinery victims and families.
April 25 has been designated as Gifted Education Day in Georgia. In 1996, Gov. Zell Miller designated the last Friday in April as a special day to honor the many educators and parents who work tirelessly to provide support for Georgia's gifted children.
The South Effingham High School drama club will be performing the musical "Godspell" on May 2, 3 and 4 in the high school cafeteria.
CARROLLTON-Jason Phillip Soucy of Rincon was named one of the outstanding honors college students at the University of West Georgia's annual Academic Honors Convocation.
SAVANNAH - On Wednesday at noon in the Eckburg Auditorium, Savannah Technical College will efresh its Web site for the public.
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.