On Nov. 21-22, three members and two advisors from South Effingham High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the fall leadership conference at the Classic Center in Athens. The fall leadership conference consists of leadership workshops, networking opportunities, and competition for FBLA members from all across Georgia.
The class of 1958 celebrated its 50th anniversary on Nov. 15 at the New Ebenezer Retreat Center.
Officers of the Effingham County High School Future Georgia Educators student organization and Mrs. Pritcher's teaching students wrap flatware for the Holiday Classic.
Sand Hill Elementary media center sponsored a Book character pumpkin contest as a book week activity.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Effingham County High School FFA was represented at the 81st National FFA Convention in Indianapolis from Oct. 21 - 25.
The Effingham County School District is embarking upon a new, streamlined process for registering and enrolling new students into the public school system.
Five Effingham County schools recently collected over 10,000 food items for various Effingham County food pantries.
The Beta Club members at Blandford Elementary School embarked on a community service project of collecting canned goods to be donated to Effingham FORCE.
Effingham County High School will host college night for both tech career and college prep seniors as well as college prep juniors from 6-8 p.m. on Monday. Students and their parents are encouraged to come. College night this year will include:
Winners of the Little Mr. and Miss Rebel pageant 2008
In response to the numerous bomb threats recently received by both Effingham County High School and South Effingham High School, the Effingham County Board of Education has approved offering a $500 reward for credible information leading to the arrest of the individual or individuals making the fictitious threats.
The threat of rain on Saturday moved Guyton Elementary School's spring festival inside, but the fundraiser for a variety of school projects still drew a big crowd.
The South Effingham High School HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) club will host its second Red Cross blood drive of the 2013-14 school year April 11 from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. in the school gymnasium.
Springfield Elementary School fourth-graders portrayed historical figures and events in the school's annual "wax museum."
Parent University-Effingham will host its final session of the 2013-14 school year April 5 at Effingham County Middle School.
Effingham County High School will host a 5K run/walk for autism awareness April 5 at Rebel Field.
Parent University-Effingham received a $500 grant from Family Connection-Communities In Schools of Effingham County.
Artwork from all Effingham County schools was on display last week in the annual district-wide art exhibition.
Thirteen acts performed in South Effingham High School's annual talent show, a fundraiser for the school's drama and choral departments.
The Effingham County Young Farmers raised $11,754 in their annual auction Tuesday at Effingham County High School.
Parents who asked for their children not to be transferred from Blandford or Rincon elementary schools to another school next year got their wish.
South Effingham High School juniors and seniors took turns Wednesday trying to walk a straight line for nine steps - while wearing goggles simulating having a blood alcohol content of .25, or three times the legal limit.
Fifteen Effingham County 4-H members competed at the Southeast District Project Achievement competition at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton, including two who earned first-place finishes to advance to the state competition.
Effingham County 4-H'ers recently made a trip to Atlanta to participate in Leadership Day, a time when leaders from all across the state come together to share ways they can improve leadership efforts in Georgia.
The Effingham County Board of Education's District 4 seat could remain vacant until the start of the next school year.
Every Effingham County school contributed to this year's school food drive for the Food Outreach Co-op of Effingham (FORCE), but South Effingham High School went above and beyond.