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Courtney Daniel, Baldwin, graduated spring semester from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Writing and Communication.

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Marisa Aguilar (left) and Georgia Simmons (right) are shown at a 4-H event in March. They will be representing Northeast Georgia 4-H for the 2020-2021 school year.

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Sawyer Pace received the third annual Alex Lewis Memorial Scholarship.

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A Banks County High School student had a special graduation ceremony for one on Monday morning as school leaders gave him his diploma and wished him well as he takes the next step forward in life.

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Jaemor Farms recently made a donation to Banks County Schools for Teacher Appreciation Week. A representative of Jaemor is shown with Mike Boyle, Banks County Middle School principal.

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Members of the Banks County High School senior baseball team are shown. The senior spring sports teams are being featured on the Banks County Schools Facebook page. Coaches are speaking on the short end to the spring sports season.

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Banks County High School student Tyler Morris has been named a Georgia Scholar. Students eligible for Georgia Scholar recognition are high school seniors who have carried exemplary course loads during the four years of high school; who performed excellently in all courses; who successfully p…

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Banks County Middle School student Yanelly Castenada was named as the Rotary Student of the Month for April. Here is what one teacher had to say about her, "She has a creative mind. She is a hard worker that tries her best in all she does. She is a gifted artist." Yanelli chose Heather Marti…

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Commerce Veterinary Hospital donated gift bags to the Banks County School System for Teacher Appreciation Week. Shown are: (L-R) middle school principal Mike Boyle, primary school principal Mandy Dale, Kelsey Baker, manager of Commerce Veterinary Hospital, and superintendent Ann Hopkins.

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Banks County Middle School teachers send a message on social media letting students know how much they are missed since school closed early due to concerns with the spread of the coronavirus.

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Riley Grogan, a third grader at Banks County Elementary School, is in a Google classroom meet with is teachers, Mrs. Jessica Howard and Mrs. Rhonda Rylee.

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Banks County Primary School teacher Katie Davis sends her students a message to let them know they are missed after school closes in March.

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Madison Adams hanging out with her favorite dog and her hoodie for Banks County High School's Virtual Spirit Week. Wear Your Favorite Hoodie was one of the days during the spirit week.

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Banks County 4-H members competed at Northeast District Project Achievement March 6-8 at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. 4-H District Project Achievement is a speaking competition where 4-H members must write and perform a 10-12-minute speech on a topic of their choice. Nine 7-12 grade students from …

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Banks County Elementary School recently held the third Nine Weeks Behavior Reward Party. Students rotated between a Glow Party and a STEM Project. Some of the students recognized for good behavior are shown working on a STEM project.

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Representatives with the Banks County Sheriff's Office visited the primary school to read books as part of the Read Across America celebration.

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Ethan Dalton a sophomore at Banks County High School recently competed at the Georgia Junior Livestock Show in Perry. Dalton was Champion of 10th grade showmen for the state of Georgia and also received a first in class with his heifer. He is the son of Jason and Michele Dalton and brother o…

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Banks County High School students David Adams and Grayson Segars were recognized by the board of education for their Eagle Scout project, which will be unveiled soon at the public library.

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The Banks County Middle School wrestling team was recognized by the board of education at its Feb. 10 meeting for their success this season, including being named the Peachstate Middle League Champions. Shown are: (front row) Dylan Smith, Zak McClellon, Zane McClellon, Aucy Jacobs, Case Hanl…

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Carrie Cochran, Madison Dacus, Payton Jackson and Matt Sanders, Banks County High School FFA students, were recognized by the board of education for being state winners in the environmental resources contest.

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Banks County Primary School student Michael Sparks was recognized by the Banks County Board of Education Monday night for his achievements in reading.

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Banks County High School FFA students David Adams, Grayson Segars, Martin Suggs and Matthew Anderson were recognized by the board of education for being state land judging winners.

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Several winners and runners-up in the Banks County School System spelling bee were honored during the Banks County Board of Education meeting on Jan. 21. Pictured (L-R) are: Gracie Emerson, Banks County Elementary School, fourth grader, runner up; Savannah Purcell, BCES, fourth grade, winner…

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Banks County 4-H Service Clovers is a community service club for fourth-12th graders in Banks County. Service Clovers is a free after-school club that meets once a month to complete a community service activity. For the month of January, Service Clovers members gathered together at the Banks…

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Addalyn Williams (L) and Lorali Thomas, second graders at Banks County Primary School were recognized by the Banks County Board of Education on Jan. 21 for completing the Lexia Reading program.

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Lucy Hughes, of Baldwin, completed courses with exemplary marks and made the dean's list for the 2019 fall semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville.

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Zachary Orr, a Junior Business Administration major from Baldwin, was among over 900 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List.

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Teachers at Banks County Schools returned on Monday, Jan. 6, to officially close out 2019, reset their classroom and prepare for students to return on Wednesday, Jan. 8. Part of the process of preparing for returning students was participating in a system-wide professional learning day. The …

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The Banks County High School senior ENR team won first in the state contest and will be advancing to the national competition in October. Pictured left to right are: Thomas Davis, Carlie Cochran, Payton Jackson, Madison Dacus and Matt Sanders.

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Amber Williams, Alto, a 2019 graduate of Banks County High School, has been named to the Dean’s List at Emmanuel College, Franklin Springs, for the fall semester of the 2019-20 academic year.

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Marleigh Dale (center) was the winner of the spelling bee at Banks County Elementary School. Madison Adams (left) was the runner-up. They are shown with principal Nancy Bentley.

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Savannah Purcell was the winner of the fourth grade spelling bee at Banks County Elementary School. Gracie Emerson was the runner-up. They are shown with principal Nancy Bentley.

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Banks County High School Interact Club officers are: (L-R) J.J. Daniel, public relations; Danae Brock, vice president; Martin Suggs, president; Troy Loggins, vice president; and Bryan Patterson, treasurer. Not pictured: Richard Earnest, secretary. High school counselor Mary Boykin is the fac…