Westmont Elementary School teacher honored as Columbia County's Teacher of the Year

Jennifer Gurley, who is in her fourth year teaching at Westmont Elementary, said teaching had always been her calling as long as she can remember.

Restraining orders in church ban case

...responding officer declined to remove her from the church, so Mattox called off the service.When Biggs, a retired elementary school teacher, turned 100 years old, she was lauded at a birthday party in Elberton "for her many years of devoted service...

Gloria Bertrand

...degree in Education and Psychology at Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia, she served as an elementary school teacher for several years in Texas, Indiana, and Georgia. She was a devoted wife, mother and homemaker, and will...

New Columbia County teachers undergo orientation

...and Brittany Byrd, identical twins, said they already felt "embraced" by the school system. Brooke is an elementary school teacher, while Brittany will be at Grovetown Middle teaching social studies and language arts."There's definitely...

South Korea has much work to do to create Olympic-class hockey team

FRISCO, Texas - South Korean goalie Kye Hoon Park took up ice hockey on the advice of an elementary school teacher.His teacher used to be an ice hockey manager. And Park used to get in fights all the time."So my teacher was like, if you're...

Wheeless Road Elementary School staff hit road to inform community

With fliers in hand and gigantic smiles on their faces, 40 Wheeless Road Elementary School teachers and paraprofessionals squeezed onto a Richmond County school bus Friday, ready to show their community they care.They piled...

Elaine Law

...and holds a Master of Social Work from the University of Georgia. She began her professional career as an elementary school teacher in New York State and later worked in Central Florida for the Department of Family and Children's services...

Students see improved performance in summer school at Haines Elementary

...of small classrooms and data-driven lesson planning with the improvements in student performance.Bayvale Elementary School teacher Virginia Trobaugh said the summer school "was a truly enjoyable experience for me.""This was my first year...

Pamela Smith

...Allendale County, January 21, 1960, a daughter of Howard Reid Porter Sr. and JoAnn Deer Porter. She was an Elementary School Teacher, having taught at Fairfax and was presently teaching at Barnwell Elementary School. She devoted her time well...

Closing arguments continue in Atlanta test cheating trial

...Deerwood Academy assistant principal Tabeeka Jordan.Attorney Sanford Wallack, who represents former Dobbs Elementary School teacher Dessa Curb, questioned the Georgia Bureau of Investigation probe that led to an indictment in the case and said...