ATLANTA - Georgia Southern University students have volunteered to pay $10 per semester to enhance environmental initiatives on the Statesboro campus.
In ancient Roman times, gladiators were professional combatants or captives who were trained to entertain in huge public arenas in mortal combat. Unlike ancient Rome, mortal combat fortunately no longer exists in our modern arenas. Instead we view other forms of entertainment in large venues.
Georgia Southern: Three students from Bryan County were named to the 2012 summer-semester president's list at Georgia Southern University.
Zachary Taylor of Richmond Hill has received the R.B. Whitehead Scholarship at Valdosta State University.
ATLANTA - The SAT college-entrance exam scores of Georgia high school seniors jumped seven points, but they still lagged behind the national average, according to a report released Monday.
GAINESVILLE - A group of parents from across Georgia has been asked to help the state Department of Education increase parent and family engagement to help promote student success.
Kindergartners at First Christian Academy perform "Jesus Loves Me" with sign language last Tuesday during the school's Literacy Night.
ATLANTA - In an effort to raise awareness across the nation about saving for college, September has been declared National College-Savings Month.
The Bryan County Board of Education unanimously approved Monday its budget for 2013 that includes some growth without an increase in the millage rate.
South Bryan resident Marianne Smith says she's a firm believer in public education. And that's part of why she is running for the vacant District 4 seat on the Bryan County Board of Education.
SCAD: Three Richmond Hill natives recently graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design.
Recently, the Richmond Hill Lions Club contacted Gina Stephenson, director of Richmond Hill Methodist Church Day School, and asked if club members could read to students there. Ten club members volunteered to read. After reading, the Richmond Hill Lions Club had prizes and candy from which the children could make a selection.
Students in Inga Cashon's foundations of engineering class at Bryan County High School welcomed Ron Derian, a representative from WyoTech, on Sept. 4.
Students in Inga Cashon's engineering concepts class at Bryan County High School recently completed the toothpick-bridge challenge.
SAVANNAH - Savannah Technical College's Culinary Institute of Savannah has created a new culinary baking and pastry program.
G.W. Carver Elementary School students perform recently during a recital at the school. The chorus performed for fourth- and fifth-graders and sang pieces from "The Star-Spangled Banner," "Green Eggs and Ham" and "Dynamite."
The first-graders at Lanier Primary School took a field trip recently to the Raptor Center at Georgia Southern University.
The Rotary Club of Richmond Hill reminds local high school students of its May 24 deadline for applications for two college scholarships worth a total of $3,000.
Two new schools are on the way in Bryan County, and the Board of Education is seeking public input in deciding what will best suit the county's needs.
The faculty and staff at Richmond Hill Primary School surprised two of its employees last week when they named the Teacher of the Year and Paraprofessional of the Year awards for 2013-14.
Nearly two dozen students from Richmond Hill High School traveled recently to the nation's capital and witnessed the workings of the United States government along with pieces of the nation's history.
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