Submitted photoOn the front row are ninth grade first place ribbon winners: Ashlyn Donalson, Katelyn Poole, Katey Harwood, Sydney Jones, Chip Hunt, and Macy Taylor. Not pictured are Katherine Jones, Faith Fitzgerald, Jon-Henry Ellis, Olivia Suite, and Ava Fletcher (second place region altern…

Bishop Hall Charter School is holding its winter commencement ceremony at 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 20 at the gymnasium of Bishop Hall Charter School.

As part of ongoing efforts to support 4-H youth nationwide, Tractor Supply Company customers and team members raised $967,681 for the National 4-H Council during this year's Fall Paper Clover campaign. Because of the campaign’s success, thousands of 4-H youth across the nation will have the …

Three Garrison-Pilcher Elementary students were recently honored to meet President Jimmy Carter in Plains. The students entered the annual Plains Peanut Festival Postcard contest sponsored by the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Education program.

Musicians Carla Connors and Timothy Hoekman will be the featured performers at the next Fridays at Noon performance on Oct. 11 as part of Arts for the Community at Thomas University (ACTU). The event will be held in Balfour Chapel on TU’s Forbes Campus.

THOMASVILLE — September was National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and the club members of the Marguerite Neel Williams Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Georgia are working to stay healthy, fit and lean.

Sarah Black abd Sherror Drew's Pre-K students at Jerger Elementary became paleontologists and discovered different dinosaur fossils to bring an end to their week of dinosaurs. They have studied about different dinosaurs, learned the difference between carnivores and herbivores, counted dinos…

Valwood School announces its  Q2 and Semester 1 Honor Roll 2018-2019. The headmaster’s list is a prestigious academic category composed of Middle and Upper School students who have a 90 percent or better in all academic subjects. The merit roll is composed of students who have an 85 average …

Holton named College of Education and Human Services top graduate

THOMASVILLE — The community will hear a lot about Deanna Shirey at a Thursday celebration of her life.

Highland Christian Academy announces its third six weeks elementary and second nine weeks middle/high school honor roll.

THOMASVILLE — Thomas County School leaders are hoping to be proactive, ramping up security measures in the school amidst the numerous school shootings across the nation this year.

Fricker named to University of Georgia president’s list 

Wiregrass Technical College would like to also recognize our students who made the dean’s list Fall Semester 2017. The list includes outstanding students who were enrolled full-time for 12 credit hours or more and achieved a grade point average of 3.5 to a 3.79 scale during the Fall Semester.

Georgia Christian School announces its 2nd Nine Weeks Honor Roll for 2017-2018.

The Headmaster’s List is a prestigious academic category composed of Middle and Upper School students who have a 90 percent or better in all academic subjects. The Merit Roll is composed of students who have an 85 average in all academic subjects with no grade lower than 80 percent.

VALDOSTA — Fifth graders at J.L. Lomax Elementary School recently learned about angiosperms and gymnosperms in Willie Edward’s science class. The lesson began with a much-anticipated trip to the outdoor classroom for a nature walk, according to a school press release.

Local students named to Berry College Fall 2017 dean's list

VALDOSTA —  Cory Howard of Valdosta, Georgia, a member of Valdosta State University’s Forensics (Speech and Debate) Team, participated in the third annual King Classic hosted by Morehouse College Sept. 23-24 in Atlanta, Ga.

Troy University recognizes students for completing IMPACT

Valdosta State University Announces 2017-2018 Foundation Scholarship Recipients

Valdosta State University is proud to announce its Spring 2017 Dean’s List. Students who achieve a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on nine or more semester hours with an institutional grade point average of 3.00 or higher are recognized by being placed on the Dean’s List. Deve…

The Echols County Board of Education, Superintendent Mr. Lance Heard along with Principal Dave Rosser wish to commend the following High School students for making the “A” & “A/B” Honor Roll for the 2016-2017 2nd Semester.

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