Students of Rockdale County Public Schools and the Newton County School System are preparing to face yet another standardized testing period with the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests approaching in the coming days.
Middle Ridge Elementary students are ready to play in the dirt with the addition of a new hoop house on the school’s campus.
Despite the fact that Georgia legislators recently shot down a bill that would have legalized the use of medical marijuana throughout the state, one local mother is not giving up the fight for her afflicted daughter to have access to the therapeutic medicine.
Drama students of Heritage High, Rockdale High, Salem High and Young Americans Christian School are eligible for the Kate Caruso Light the Way Scholarship, named for the late Heritage graduate.
While the Newton County School System typically engages children to be active community members, parents are being encouraged to reach out to the school community at a spring education summit on April 19.
Four local young artists have had their creations put on display at Community & Southern Bank after winning the inaugural Budding Artist contest.
Georgia United Credit Union has announced that it is giving local schools the chance for a transformation, as it has declared the launch of its new program called School Crashers.
Six students from the Newton County School System have been chosen to take part in the 2014 Governor’s Honors Program at Valdosta State University in June.
Gaither’s Plantation and the local community are getting ready to welcome the warm weather with the Spring Fling and Festival on April 12.
Middle Ridge Elementary students got a taste of the agricultural world on Thursday when the Newton County Farm Bureau hosted Farm Day at the school.