CHARLESTON, S.C. - Cadet Ray Darwin Webb of Clyo achieved dean's list status at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, for the fall semester of the 2008-2009 academic year. Webb is seeking a Bachelor of Science in biology.
Effingham County Middle School students are preparing to compete in the District Science Fair at Armstrong University.
Jeremy Hill, a senior at Effingham County High School, won the State FFA-EMC Electrification Contest at Camp FFA in Covington on Jan. 10.
Poster contest winners: kindergarten-second grades
SAVANNAH – The Peace Officer Academy at Savannah Technical College will hold a Commissioning Ceremony Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place in the Eckburg Auditorium at the College's White Bluff Campus.
Lindsay Drevlow of Rincon has been named a Dean's Scholar at Piedmont College after completing the recent fall semester with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average.
The deadline for submissions to the Georgia Historical Society's Black History Month Essay and Public Speaking Contest is Jan. 22.
Effingham County third grade students remain slightly above the national average, and eighth grade students are at the national average, according to the scores from the fall Iowa Test of Basic Skills.
SAVANNAH - The Business and Services Division at Savannah Technical College welcomes new department head and instructor for cosmetology, Kimberly Cutter.
The Coastal Health District recognized several Effingham County schools for their immunization audit, and nursing coordinator Marsha Cornell was presented an award at the Board of Education meeting Wednesday.
Can one person make a difference? Absolutely!
During the months of November and December, various clubs from South Effingham High School participated in a boxed Christmas for children within Effingham County.
Students from Effingham Christian School brought in gifts to pack shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.
The Horseshoe Thrift Store opened Monday at South Effingham High School, with proceeds going to the special ed department at SEHS. The funds will be used toward field trips and other programs for the students.
Two students from Effingham County were among 565 students recognized for scholastic achievement for the 2013 fall semester at Georgia Southwestern State University.
MILLEDGEVILLE - Kristian Page from Springfield earned a bachelor of science degree in outdoor education from Georgia College on Dec. 14.
The Effingham County Board of Education will hold its Jan. 23 meeting at a different location than usual.
A group of Effingham County students have been recognized as this year's winners of the annual MLK essay and poster contests.