SAVANNAH -- Armstrong Atlantic State University's fall enrollment has reached yet another record high of 7,682 total number of students enrolled, an increase of nearly two percent from the fall 2009 count of 7,538. Undergraduate enrollment saw an increase of 4.6 percent, from 6,612 to 6,918 for the same period of time.
Building on their stunning victory at the recent state competition, the Richmond Hill Wildcat Battalion of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps brought home two Overall First Runner Up trophies last weekend at the 2010 National Raider Competition in Molena. The combined male, female and mixed teams brought home a total of 14 trophies.
Michael E. Flesher of Richmond Hill was named to the Columbia College dean's list for the August to October 2010 award period.
Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., announced that 23 students in the 1st Congressional District of Georgia have received nominations to U.S. Service Academies.
SAVANNAH - Beginning in January, Savannah Technical College will offer a new technical certificate of credit in the drafting department. The new program, CAD Operator, will be offered mostly online and will allow students hands-on training with AutoCAD. It covers basic drafting and AutoCAD commands as well as all types of fastener drawings (welding symbols, bolts and screws) and auxiliary drawing, which allows the object to be seen in different views.
The following students at George Washington Carver Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2010-11 school year.
Pinewood Christian Academy's chapters of the National Honor Society and Junior Honor Society are proud to welcome its newest members. Induction services were held Oct. 18, with a reception that followed to honor the students and their families. To be inducted into the honor society, a student must maintain a cummulative 92.0 grade point average.
A clear policy that cracks down on bullying in Bryan County schools could be in place by January. School board members passed a first reading of the new guidelines during its regular meeting Thursday.
Two YMCA of Coastal Georgia branches are getting some extra help with their finances.
More than 20 students from Dasher's Piano Studio came out in costume to entertain residents of the Bryan County Health and Rehabilitation the evening of Oct. 26.
Lanier Primary School would like to extend an invitation to the community for a special veterans program at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in the multi-purpose room. The program will be hosted by the LPS gifted education students.
Richmond Hill High School Marching Wildcat band captured the Grand Champion Award on Saturday at the 2010 Battle on the Border in Valdosta.
The Bryan County High School Science Club, Technology Student Association and JROTC hosted the Halloween STEM Fest on Tuesday. The event included science experiments, exploding pumpkins and a costume contest.
Time Magazine has stirred up a education firestorm with an article highlighting and seeming to endorse Silicon Valley entrepreneurs who want to reform education by smashing teacher tenure.
Richmond Hill Elementary School students who recently participated in the school-wide McMathathon raised nearly $19,000 for their school this month while sharpening their math skills during the school's biggest fundraiser of the year. The three students who received the highest pledge amounts received prizes that included a $50 Visa gift card, a bicycle and an iPad Mini.
Students at Bryan County Elementary School recently learned how Greek culture and ideas have influenced the United States.
It appears Bryan County Schools stacks up pretty well in terms of advanced-placement courses available to its high-school students.
Coastal Electric Cooperative and its foundation awarded 16 grants totaling over $22,000 last week to teachers in Bryan, Liberty and McIntosh counties. The winning teachers were caught by surprise when Bright Ideas Prize Patrol members came to their classrooms to present them with giant balloon bouquets, gifts and checks.
The curriculum for about half an hour last Thursday at Richmond Hill Primary School covered the basics of fire safety, including how to crawl under smoke and stop, drop and roll.
From Oct. 6-10, Bryan County High School's Georgia Technology Student Association members celebrated National TSA Week.
Coastal Pines Technical College recently announced that it has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.
CenturyLink is connecting teachers with technology for the classroom.
Chess is helping Richmond Hill kids learn everything from math to map reading.
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