July 31, 2008 RSS feed / Education

USAA recognizes Ready as 'Student of Excellence'

Achievement Academy announced that Robin Dewayne Ready, son of Mary Ann and Clay Ready of Jackson, has been recognized as a student of excellence in history and government. More...

Phillips is recent USA grad

Kasey Kimbell Phillips of Monroeville received her bachelor of science degree in business administration, May 3, 2008, at the University of South Alabama's Mitchell College of Business in Mobile. More...

JHS registration is July 31 and Aug. 1

Jackson High School will conduct registration today and tomorrow. Thursday morning, 8:30-12 noon, seniors will be able to register. Along with picking up schedules, students may buy parking permits on a first come/first served basis. More...

JMS conducting registration

Jackson Middle School will conduct registration for the 2008-2009 school year on Monday, Aug. 4, 1:30-5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. More...

ASCC scholarships awarded to Clarke County students

Dr. John A. Johnson, president of Alabama Southern Community College, recently announced the recipients of scholarships for 2008. More...

Brown receives scholarship

Richard Elliot Brown, a 2008 graduate of Millry High School and the son of Ellene and Richard Brown, has received a Technical Scholarship in machine technology from Alabama Southern Community College (ASCC). More...

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District 65 Representative Marc Keahey presents an $11,000 check to Clarke County Superintendent of Education Gerald Stephens. The money will be used for projects in elementary schools. More...

Crandall participates in CYLC

Jessie Crandall, 11, participated in the Junior National Young Leaders Conference recently in Washington, D.C. More...

Local industry highlights LHS summer learning

Wow! Man, did you see that! These are some of the phrases heard recently during the Leroy High School 21st Century Summer Learning Program known as DASH (Dynamic After School Hours). More...

LHS workday scheduled for Aug. 2

Leroy High School has scheduled a workday for Saturday, Aug. 2, at 7 a.m. The LHS open house will be Thursday, Aug. 7, 6-8 p.m. Sponsored by the LHS PTO, all are encouraged to attend and participate . More...

New scholarship program available for nursing students

The Alabama Nursing Home Association (ANHA) Education Foundation and the Alabama Community College System announced a new scholarship program for Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) students attending community colleges. More...

Cheryl Law receives doctor of medicine degree

Cheryl Marie Law received a Doctor of Medicine degree on May 3, 2008 from the University of South Alabama College Of Medicine in Mobile. More...

WashCo BOE announces updated uniform policy

The Washington County Board of Education has released an updated uniform policy which is as follows: •White or school-colored polo shirt, buttoned and tucked at all times, with emblems/logos no larger than a quarter. More...

'Kayaking for Kids' to arrive at Miller's Ferry August 6

Log A Load's "Kayaking for Kids" 333-mile journey down the Alabama River to benefit Children's Miracle Network hospitals in Alabama is scheduled to arrive at Miller's Ferry Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 6. More...