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Georgia Southern University recently recognized approximately 2,150 students for excellence in academics on the fall 2022 president's list. To be eligible for the president's list, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.

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Georgia Southern University recently recognized approximately 3,390 students for excellence in academics on the fall 2022 dean's list. To be eligible for the dean's list, a student must have at least a 3.5 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.

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Shorter University has announced students named to the dean's list during the fall semester of 2022. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the term.

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Mississippi State University has announced 4,174 students who were named to the fall 2022 president's list. Students on the president's list achieved a 3.80 or better grade-point average, based on a 4.0 scale, while completing at least 12 semester hours of course work with no incomplete grad…

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Jefferson High School Air Force JROTC cadets recently worked to help keep the Jefferson Elementary School grounds clean. Twenty-two cadets, along with Hayden Geir and Zuly Gonzalex (shown here), participated.

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Jennifer Phillips, of Hoschton, has received a bachelor of science degree in nursing from The University of Alabama. UA awarded over 1,650 degrees during its fall commencement ceremonies on Dec. 10.

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced that Giai Phan, a member of the class of 2025 majoring in mechanical engineering (bachelor of science), was named to the university's dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2022 semester.

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Jackson Trail Christian School FFA recently attended the Floyd County Young Farmers Forestry Invitational in Rome. Jackson Trail had two teams competing in the junior career development event consisting of middle school and high school FFA chapters from North Georgia. Timber stand improvemen…

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For the fall 2022 semester, the University of North Georgia (UNG) awarded more than 900 degrees and 12 certificates to graduates. About 600 graduates participated in the fall 2022 commencement ceremonies held Dec. 17 at the Convocation Center at UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

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Mercer University recently announced the president's list and dean's list for the fall 2022 semester. Inclusion on these lists requires students to meet rigorous GPA standards specific to the college or school within the university.

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Kennesaw State University has announced that more than 7,600 Owls were named to the University's dean's list, which recognizes students for their academic achievement during the fall 2022 semester. Undergraduate students enrolled in at least nine credit hours and with a grade point average o…

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Kennesaw State University has named 5,503 students to the president's list in recognition of their academic achievement for the fall 2022 semester. To achieve this honor, each undergraduate student must have completed at least nine semester hours with a term grade point average of 4.0.

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Maysville Elementary School teacher Whitney Wilson was awarded a grant in December by the Build-A-Bear Foundation and partnered with First Book Marketplace. The grant was for 40 Build-A-Bear Teddies and $200 to spend on books.  Pictured (L to R), front to back: Eli Hedrick, Lily Smith, Kiery…

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Maysville Elementary teacher Whitney Wilson was awarded a grant in December by the Build-A-Bear Foundation, partnered with First Book Marketplace. The grant was for 40 Build-A-Bear Teddies and $200 to spend on books. 

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After 22 rounds, the annual Jefferson City Schools Spelling Bee concluded Friday, Jan. 6, with Sam Arata, an eighth grader at Jefferson Middle School, as the winner. Arata will move on to the next round, representing the school system for Region 3, on Feb. 25. Connor Brewer, also a JMS eight…

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Akins Ford presented a $10,000 check to the Jefferson High School FFA during the Jefferson Board of Education’s Jan. 12 meeting.

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University of North Georgia (UNG) President Bonita C. Jacobs recognized students who achieved a 4.0 GPA during the fall 2022 semester. Students enrolled in 12 or more credit hours in bachelor's degree programs who achieved a 4.0 grade point average were named to the president's honor roll. S…

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For the fall 2022 semester, the University of North Georgia (UNG) awarded more than 900 degrees and 12 certificates to graduates. About 600 graduates participated in the fall 2022 commencement ceremonies held Dec. 17 at the Convocation Center at UNG's Dahlonega Campus. Graduates included:

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For the fall 2022 semester, the University of North Georgia (UNG) awarded more than 900 degrees and 12 certificates to graduates. About 600 graduates participated in the fall 2022 commencement ceremonies held Dec. 17 at the Convocation Center at UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

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Young Harris College President Dr. Drew L. Van Horn has announced the dean's list for the fall 2022 semester. Students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average or better are eligible to be named to the dean's list. The following students made the list:

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The following area residents were among over 600 students who earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from Georgia Southwestern State University during the fall 2022 Commencement Ceremony held on Friday, December 9, in the Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center.: