Effingham Herald Publisher Karen Tanksley, left, congratulates Janine Manior as the Effingham County School System teacher of the year.
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The principal, Daniel A. Noel, of South Effingham High School announced that Rebecca E. Callaway and Jeffery J. Hancock have been named Commended Students in the 2009 National Merit Scholarship program.
Springfield Elementary and Effingham County Middle School have seven students who have had the honor of receiving Excellence in Media Production at the International Student Media Festival.
The Effingham Academy class of 1953, the first class to graduate from 12 grades, celebrated with a dinner at the Clyo Homemakers' Clubhouse on Sept. 20 at 5 p.m. Twenty-two people were in attendance. Ten of the original 20 classmates were present.
SNELLVILLE –– One of the region's most highly anticipated band competitions is set for Oct. 4 at South Gwinnett High School in Snellville.
As long as the car had four wheels, a healthy stereo and could carry me from Point A to Point B, I was a satisfied teenager. I lived for that 7:57 a.m. arrival in my Ford. No matter what temperature, the air would carry my blaring tunes out my rolled down windows into the sleepy, high school parking lot. The high point of my day was over the moment I pulled into my spot, ran into class and began classes.
The Effingham County High School Future Business Leaders of America club will be hosting its third annual Little Mr. and Miss Rebel pageant on Nov. 1.
Effingham County school officials are looking into an online video that is purported to have shown South Effingham High School football players making profane and derogatory comments about their in-county rivals.
Wednesday at schools all around the world, students gathered together at their school flag poles before school to read scripture, sing and pray together.
The South Effingham High School volleyball team is raffling a quilt to raise money for the team and the American Cancer Society.
Although senior Ashley Hilliard will graduate from Effingham County High School this spring with a degree that includes a Business seal, she's still exploring her future career options.
SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank's executive vice president and chief operating officer Jim LaHaise has been officially named to the Savannah Technical College Foundation Board of Directors.
Benedictine Military School is the location for the statewide Military Academy Day event hosted by U.S. Rep. John Barrow on Sept. 27 from 9-11a.m. The school is at 6502 Seawright Dr.
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.