Kindergarten students at Sand Hill Elementary celebrated Columbus Day with boat races, hats and a parade.
Springfield Elementary School had games, food and fun for the whole family at its fall festival.
For more pictures of homecoming, click on "Community" above to see a photo album of the festivities.
To see a picture of the team, the Redbuds and the quilt, click here.
The class of 1956 of Effingham Academy held a reunion on Sept. 27 at Carey Hilliard's Restaurant. Eighteen classmates and 10 spouses attended.
In this election year, one political event stands popular with all parties, all challengers, and all incumbents: the "takeover" of the Georgia government by hundreds of the state's brightest teenagers. The agency sponsoring this and other Youth-in-Government programs, the State YMCA of Georgia, announces registration is open for the 2008 Youth Assembly, to be held Nov. 23-25 in Atlanta.
Students at Sand Hill Elementary learned about fire safety from member of the Effingham County Fire Department last week.
South Effingham Elementary School held an art show Friday with a piece of art on display by each student.
On Oct. 23, 50 students from Chatham, Bryan and Effingham County schools who attended the Aviation Career Day in April at the Mighty 8th Air Force Museum have been selected to receive an educational savings bond.
Students in Ms. Fountain and Mrs. Ashes fourth grade classes had a great time learning about planets.
Fifth graders at Blandford Elementary got a glimpse of what Civil War life was really like.
Marlow Learning Center and Central Learning Center had a tailgate party for both schools before the South Effingham High School-Effingham County High School football game.
Blandford Elementary kindergarten students recently welcomed the fall season with an AppleFest.
Let's face it, for many working parents with children in school, fixing a nutritious breakfast is the last thing we have time for in the morning. In fact, we're lucky to get a bowl of sugary cereal in their stomachs before the bus arrives and, if they're teenagers, we're relieved to see them grab a Pop-Tart on their way out the door.
The Effingham County Board of Education is pleased to announce that Amanda Starling, a sophomore at South Effingham High School, has been selected to serve on State Superintendent Kathy Cox's Student Advisory Committee.
Having faith and faith in yourself are essential to success, the chief executive officer of Medient Studios told members of the Effingham County High School Air Force JROTC on Thursday night.
For three Effingham County school teachers, summer school was never more fun. Jana Bolton and Kendra Brophy of Effingham County Middle School and Amber Teare of South Effingham High School were selected and sponsored by Georgia-Pacific to attend summer workshop programs designed to help them bring environmental issues into the classroom in a dynamic way.
Officials from Armstrong Atlantic State University have signed a memorandum of understanding with representatives from Martin Luther University in Halle, Germany, underscoring the growing relationship between the two universities.
Georgia Southern University has embarked on a bold journey where no Eagle has ever gone before. GUS, the university's mascot, has landed safely after being launched into the stratosphere on a mission to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) learning.
Springfield Elementary students are turning their loose change into new books for the school.
Fewer high school students in Effingham County took the SAT in 2013 than in 2012, but school officials don't view that as a negative.
Senior Rajvi Dave was crowned Effingham County High School's 2013 homecoming queen at halftime of Friday night's football game at Rebel Field.
Another big year for 4-H is under way in Effingham County.
The Effingham County High School Interact Club is a part of the Sunrise Rotary Club of Effingham County. It is an active service organization comprised of nearly 100 members.