For one Bryan County Schools employee, the biggest story from Thursday night's Board of Education meeting in Black Creek wasn't hard to pick.
School board members got a glance at what the new schools might look like at Board of Education's Thursday night meeting when architects with Cogdale & Mendrala showed computer-generated renderings of the buildings and gave the BoE a peek at preliminary plans.
The following students from this area were named to the Columbia College dean's list for the January-March and March-May 2013 sessions:
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College's dental-hygiene program announced its 2013 graduating cohort of 16 students successfully passed both the Central Regional Dental Testing Service practical licensing examination and the American Dental Association National Board Dental Hygiene Examination late in the 2013 spring semester.
In the past, schools in Bryan County were accredited individually. That's about to change, Board of Education members were told at a Monday evening workshop in Black Creek. Now, the entire district will undergo accreditation at one time, according to Dr. Brad Anderson, assistant superintendent for teaching and learning. "After some discussion we felt it would be better for us to do it as a system," Anderson said. "Instead of putting all the pressure on ...
Fort Stewart has three elementary schools on post and all are preparing to welcome back students while dealing with furloughs for the 2013-14 school year.
An afternoon thunderstorm gave way to sunny skies Monday evening in Pembroke as officials broke ground on a new field house for Bryan County High School and Bryan County Middle School.
The following students from Richmond Hill have been named to the dean's list at the Savannah College of Art and Design for the 2013 spring quarter: Jy'Nee Bryan, Jacob Edgar, Elizabeth Foreman, Nikolas Hakanson, Jamie Niles, Maria Sanchez, Lindsay Schlagetter and Leilei Walker.
STATESBORO - The annual survey on the economic impact of the University System of Georgia reveals Georgia Southern University had a $524 million economic impact on Statesboro and the Bulloch County area and accounted for more than 6,500 jobs in fiscal year 2012.
More than 230 Bryan County teachers voluntarily went to summer school this year as part of the school system's first summer professional learning institute.
The Georgia Department of Education recently developed foundational courses for its career clusters/pathways, a new high-school model that will begin with this fall's freshman class.
Seventeen students from Bryan County were named to the 2012-13 president's list at Armstrong Atlantic State University:
The Bryan County Board of Education announced Friday the hiring of four assistant principals.
Alayna Widner of Richmond Hill has received a college scholarship from the Coast Guard Foundation.
The following Bryan County students were named to the spring 2013 dean's list at Armstrong Atlantic State University:
State Sen. Buddy Carter, R-Pooler, will read to 4-year-olds Thursday at Richmond Hill Montessori Pre-School as part of Georgia's Pre-K Week.
Bryan County High School's Career Technical Agricultural Education (CTAE) department held Career Day on Sept. 18.
School board members voted unanimously Thursday to spend up to $150,000 to beef up security at each of Bryan County's schools as soon as possible.
Six Richmond Hill Primary School students were recently named winners of the 2013 Georgia School Bus Safety Poster Contest.
Hanna Suddath of Richmond Hill recently tied for honorable mention behind a third place tie, in a national composition contest sponsored by Piano Explorer Magazine at Atlantic Armstrong State University in Savannah.
An early release day is set for all Bryan County school students, pre-K through 12th grade, for Oct. 2.
Anna C. Hall of Richmond Hill has been named to the dean's list at Thomas University for the 2013 summer term.
Second-grade Special Enriching Events for Kids students at Lanier Primary School welcomed a special guest last Thursday.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern is on a mission to get more students interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The university will showcase hands-on opportunities to help students of all ages discover these fields and share stories of success during the STEM Festival planned for Thursday through Saturday at several locations on campus.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern University's Division of Continuing Education is offering a number of Microsoft classes this fall at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm St. in downtown Savannah.
Flu season is around the corner and the Bryan County Health Department will be holding voluntary and free flu vaccination clinics at schools in Bryan County in the coming months.
Armstrong Atlantic State University will hold adult-student information sessions this month at four sites in coastal Georgia.
Tristan S. Raub of Richmond Hill is a recipient of a U.S. Army Cadet Command merit-based scholarship to attend the University of North Georgia.
A Richmond Hill woman is hoping to convince Bryan County Schools to offer classes to help kids become fluent in English and Spanish.
The Pembroke Public Library has been busy with its summer reading program.