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Ebenezer Middle student recognized for essay

SAVANNAH - An Ebenezer Middle School students was honored for her essays in a contest sponsored by the Gulfstream Management Association.

May 25, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Rincon student graduates from Emory

Jill Marie Elliott, a 2005 South Effingham High School graduate, received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing, cum laude, from Emory University in Atlanta on May 11.

May 25, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Goldwire graduates from Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C.-Seth Chandler Goldwire of Guyton received Bachelor of Science in economics from Wofford College as the school conferred 270 degrees during its commencement exercises on May 17.

May 25, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Summer reading begins Monday

Explore the worlds of reading, music, dance, art, and more during the 2009 Summer Reading Program at all Live Oak Public Libraries branches June 1-Aug. 15.

May 25, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Class of 2009 receives $2,797,683 in scholarships

Congratulations to the following seniors of Effingham County High and South Effingham High schools who were presented with scholarships during their Class Night ceremonies. Between both high schools, the Class of 2009 received an estimated $2,797,683 in scholarship awards.

May 22, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


ECHS, SEHS seniors offer parting advice

The top students in the graduating class of 2009 share their experience and advice.

May 21, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Dancing Drum presents ‘Drumming Up Character’ at BES

On May 14, Blandford Elementary hosted Dancing Drum.

May 21, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


SEHS presents “Grease”

The South Effingham High School Mustang Masquers performed "Grease" in three shows over the weekend.

May 21, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


Exchange Club recognizes outstanding Effingham high school students

Nine outstanding seniors at the local high schools were recently recognized for their achievements in reaching the level of earning high school diplomas.

May 21, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Shuman earns Ed.S.

Teshewanda B. Shuman of Pooler received an Education Specialist degree in teaching and learning from Georgia Southern University on May 9.

May 21, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Local cadet achieves academic excellence

CHARLESTON, S.C.-Cadet Ray Darwin Webb III of Clyo achieved dean's list status at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, for the spring semester of the 2008-2009 academic year. Webb is seeking a Bachelor of Science in biology.

May 21, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


UGA announces presidential scholars, dean’s list

ATHENS - The University of Georgia has announced the names of undergraduate students who were named presidential scholars or achieved the dean's list for spring semester.

May 21, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


Baccalaureate ceremony

The annual baccalaureate service to honor graduating seniors was held Sunday at First Baptist Church of Rincon.

May 18, 2009 | Sandi Van Orden | Education


SEMS FFA team places in state event

The South Effingham Middle School FFA Livestock Team recently placed second in the State FFA Livestock Judging Career Development Event held March 28 at Livestock Arena in Athens. Team members include Dylan Hodges, Miranda Bucy, Megan Riner and Kayla Kerns.

May 18, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


BOE to host meeting on federal programs

The public is invited to attend an informational meeting on May 28 to discuss and have the opportunity to provide input and jointly develop the programs under the "No Child Left Behind" Act. These programs include Title I, Title II Part A, Title II Part D, Title V and the Even Start Family Literacy Program.

May 18, 2009 | Staff Report | Education


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Local students earn dean’s list honors at UGA

The University of Georgia has announced the names of undergraduate students who achieved the dean's list for summer semester.

August 07, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Local ag teachers attend summer leadership event

Meredith Arrington, Hannah King and Roger Teeple, agricultural educators at Effingham County High School, and Trey Harris, agricultural educator at Effingham County Middle School, were among the 405 teachers from across the state who attended the annual Georgia Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association Summer Leadership Conference in July on Jekyll Island.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


YMCA taking applications for Christian Leadership Academy

The Christian Leadership Academy, a seven-month program beginning in September, is designed to take 12 rising high school sophomores and juniors from Effingham County public and private schools and train them in the skills of leadership done from a Christian perspective.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


ASU to hold ‘Start Strong, Start Now’

Armstrong State University will waive the application fee at a one-day-only registration event where prospective students will be able to get admitted and register for fall classes all in one day. Walk-ins are welcome.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Armstrong honored for its support of veterans, active duty

Armstrong State University was recently named a Yellow Ribbon Program school in recognition of its support for veterans and active duty military students. The Yellow Ribbon Program allows approved institutions to partner with Veterans Affairs to help cover expenses that exceed the thresholds established under the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Savannah Tech’s Vendeville named chef educator of the year

Jean Yves Vendeville, department chair and instructor at Savannah Technical College, received the American Culinary Federation 2014 Chef Educator of the Year Award and $5,000 during the ACF National Convention held in Kansas City, Mo.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


King receives Georgia Power scholarship

Jaret King, son of Georgia Power employee Dinah King at the company's Springfield office, is one of 21 students to receive a Georgia Power scholarship.

August 04, 2014 | Staff report | Education


SEES ready to start the year, with a new leader

South Effingham Elementary students will start school not only on a renovated campus, but also with a new principal.

July 31, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education


ECSO urges safety, caution with start of school year

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office urges motorists to be extra vigilant for pedestrians as county schools resume classes Wednesday.

July 31, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Schools to hold council elections

All Effingham County Schools will hold elections this month for their 2014-15 school councils.

July 31, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Digging into archaelogical field school

The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and professor Victor Thompson of the University of Georgia recently completed a joint five-week archaeological field school on Ossabaw Island.

July 28, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Georgia Southern to match $2,500 REACH scholarships

Georgia Southern University President Brooks Keel recently announced the University will double-match funds for the needs-based, Realizing Educational Achievement Can Happen (REACH) Scholarship program. During the program, REACH scholars receive a renewable annual tuition scholarship of $2,500 for use at a HOPE-eligible institution. Georgia Southern will increase the amount to $5,000.

July 28, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Georgia Southern to become tobacco-free campus Friday

Georgia Southern University will become 100 percent tobacco-free Friday, GSU President Brooks Keel announced.

July 28, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Chamber collecting school supplies for students in need

The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce is conducting its annual "Pack-a-Pack" to help provide school supplies to local students.

July 28, 2014 | Staff report | Education


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