The Coastal Workforce Investment Board and its Effingham One-Stop Career Center were proud to see a steady turnout as the center hosted its first job fair Friday.
South Effingham High School is celebrating its career, technical, agricultural education students by declaring February CTAE Month.
Students at Springfield Elementary School are taking charge of their health. The school earned a HealthMPowers grant from the state that incorporates health education lessons and provides resources to teach students - and teachers - how to make healthy choices. "We appreciate the opportunity to join with HealthMPowers to promote healthy lifestyles for students and staff members," said Terri Johnson, principal at Springfield Elementary. "I am proud of our staff for making a commitment to ...
The Effingham County Board of Education is asking the state Department of Education to approve a facility for use as a welding classroom.
Historic Effingham Society celebrated another productive year at its annual banquet Saturday at New Ebenezer Retreat Center.
After waiting through two education special purpose local option sales tax project lists, South Effingham High School will finally get a fieldhouse.
Effingham YMCA Executive Director Kim Dennis was tickled when the Y was selected by local Lowe's employees to benefit from a $1,500 grant for repairs and improvements on their day camp playground.
Ashlyn Wiggins, a seventh grader from Ebenezer Middle School, was stunned when the judges nodded that she had spelled her final word correctly.
The Effingham County Board of Education agreed to gradually reduce the required number of credits needed for high school graduation to align with the new seven-period day schedule.
From where I'm sitting, the future of Effingham County is in good hands. And last week that seat was between two experienced businessmen facing nine of South Effingham High Schools most accomplished students. The three of us were acting as a mock panel of judges to nine students nominated for the esteemed Governor's Honors Program. In GHP, Georgia's elite students spend a month at Valdosta State University doing college-level coursework in a variety of fields. ...
More than 50 volunteers spent their Saturday morning digging in the dirt at Guyton Elementary School.
County high schools will have a big incentive for staying on their best behavior leading up to their final year.
Students in Effingham middle and high schools will have a chance to show off their star power at the first Effingham Idol.
Ed Beaty is not too keen on desserts himself, but after seeing their popularity, he's quenching the cravings of Effingham's sweet tooth folks with his frozen yogurt shop.
Overall, the Effingham County School System believes its high school writing program is strong and continuing to improve.