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On Thursday, March 26, Thomas University’s 70th Anniversary Celebration Dining for Education event will combine a delicious dinner with the musical talent of the Andrews Brothers Dueling Pianos for an entertaining fundraising event. 

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2020欧冠名单CAIRO — Representatives from several local energy industry organizations hosted an informational exposition for students Thursday at the Grady Cultural Center.

The Georgia House of Representatives and Senate welcomed 54 students from 15 colleges and universities for the second annual “Posters at the Capitol” — an event started by Georgia College last year to spotlight undergraduate research.

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2020欧冠名单Beginning in the fall of 2020, Thomas University students can earn a bachelor’s degree in Natural Resource and Conservation Management. The program is designed to give students a background in biological, environmental and geospatial topics necessary for decisions in resources and conservati…

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Georgia Youth Science and Technology Centers (GYSTC) recently awarded Tammy Sharpe, engineering and coding instructor at Thomas County Middle School, with the Georgia STEM Scholar Award.  The Georgia STEM Scholar Award recognizes outstanding certified teachers in grades K-8 who are working t…

2020欧冠名单A group of Thomas County Central High School budding scientists presented their experiments at ABAC Regional Science and Engineering Fair, held Friday, Feb. 14, at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton. These students won accolades in the school’s science fair earlier in the academi…

Thomasville City Schools Advanced Placement Spanish students in Karen Daily's Scholars Academy class watched a live performance by the Hispanic Flamenco Ballet at Florida A&M University (FAMU) on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Students experienced a variety of dance styles and forms from dif…

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A number of local dance students had the opportunity to work with Ailey II dancers while the acclaimed modern dance company was in town as part of Thomasville Entertainment Foundation’s 2019-20 performance series.

2020欧冠名单ATLANTA -- The following students have earned the distinction of being named to the Dean’s List at the Georgia Institute of Technology for fall semester 2019. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 3.0 or higher academic average for the semester.

Six fourth graders and one third grader from Cross Creek have joined an elite club. These students are the school's first members of the 1,000,000 Word Club. Cross Creek students participate in the Accelerated Reader (AR) program as part of the independent reading component of a balanced lit…

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THOMASVILLE — Forty-four Thomas County Central High School youth musicians added their instruments and unique playing styles to this year’s Georgia Music Educators Association District 2 honor bands.

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Thomasville City Schools STAR Student for the Class of 2020 is Max White. Each high school STAR Student is asked to name his/her STAR Teacher. White selected Dawn Hunnewell, who was his eighth grade English teacher.  

2020欧冠名单CAIRO — The Grady County Board of Education is considering redrawing school district lines in the aftermath of the death of a Eastside Elementary School student.

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2020欧冠名单THOMASVILLE — Each year, a group of Brookwood School students host Empty Bowls, Full Hearts: a simple soup benefit dinner. This year, students involved in the Student Government Association served bread and soup while asking for donations to benefit upcoming service projects at the Scott Sen…

2020欧冠名单Thomas University’s continued commitment to veterans and current military students resulted in TU being named to a Top 10 Military Friendly School® for 2020-2021. TU ranked 8th in the Top 10 List for private universities that do not offer doctorate degrees. TU has been named to the Military …

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2020欧冠名单The National Middle Level Science Teachers Association (NMLSTA) recently awarded Rebecca Holder, seventh-grade science teacher at Thomas County Middle School, with a $200 classroom grant. Holder applied for the grant to purchase lounge cushions and lap desks for students on her team to use w…

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Thomas County Central High School students who earned all A’s on their second nine weeks’ report card traveled to downtown Thomasville for a special off-campus lunch Friday, Jan. 24. 

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2020欧冠名单Thomas County and Thomasville City schools will be closed Thursday, February 6, because of expected high winds and inclement weather.

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This weekend, after months of rehearsals, Brookwood students and their fellow cast members will dive deep into the world of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid.” The cast and crew includes a wide age range of the Brookwood community, spanning Junior Kindergarteners through seniors, to current facul…

2020欧冠名单THOMASVILLE — Having a gymnasium full of students singing “Happy Birthday” to him wasn’t Deputy Donald Franklin’s only surprise Tuesday morning.

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THOMASVILLE — A passion for science and willingness to challenge oneself has led one high school student to shine brightly. Senior Joshua Stephens is the Thomas County Central High School Class of 2020 STAR Student.

On the morning of Wednesday, January 29, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) announced it had achieved record student enrollment for the eighth consecutive term. 

Thomasville High School Future Business Leaders of America sent nine members to the Region Leadership Conference at Southern Regional Technical College in Moultrie on January 17, 2020, resulting in five awards and two members advancing to the FBLA State Leadership Conference in March. Edmond…

ATLANTA — The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute’s 258th Commencement exercises December 13-14, 2019, at the McCamish Pavilion. Among the graduates were:

A total of 707 South Georgia State College students have earned a spot on the fall 2019 Academic Honors List, according to an announcement today by Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Dr. Robert Page. One hundred fifty-seven students earned a spot on the President’s List, 237 on…

2020欧冠名单Thomasville City Schools is pleased to announce Class of 2020 Thomasville High School and Scholars Academy senior Kathleen Geyer’s appointment to the United States Air Force Academy as a member of the Class of 2024. Geyer joins a select group of the nation’s finest young people as she takes …

THOMASVILLE — Academic excellence propelled numerous Thomas County Central High School students to victory in a recent competition. A group of TCCHS students competed in the 16th annual Frances S. Kelly Academic Competition Wednesday, Jan. 22, at Andrew College in Cuthbert. 

2020欧冠名单Time is a priority at Thomas University. By using not only prior college experience but also life experience, students can earn credits toward their degree.

In December, 10 Thomas County Middle School students attended the University of Georgia Middle School Band Festival (Midfest) in Athens. During their stay, these students rehearsed and performed with one of eight bands led by nationally recognized clinicians from around the country. 

2020欧冠名单Thomas University’s upcoming fundraiser event in Cairo will focus on the lights and glamor of Hollywood along with casino games, food and the opportunity to support TU’s Grady County students.

2020欧冠名单You know that an organization that thinks Big Tobacco is getting a raw deal is just the group you want shilling for private school vouchers. That brings me to the Heartland Institute, which is doing both. I am still researching their other policies, including whether or not the Earth is flat.

Thomas County Central High School robotics teams finished in third and fifth positions overall out of 23 teams at the district level of the FIRST Tech Challenge robotics competition held Jan. 18 at Mitchell County High School in Camilla. 

MACON, Ga. — Mercer University recently announced the President’s List and Dean’s List for the fall 2019 semester. Inclusion on these lists requires students to meet rigorous grade-point-average standards specific to the college or school within the university.

2020欧冠名单The January meeting of the Thomasville Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) featured the first-place winners of the DAR American History Essay Contest. Chapter Regent Shelba Sellers announced that the essay topic for the American History Essay Contest for 2019-…

Advanced Placement Statistics students in Charlotte Donald’s Scholars Academy class concluded a unit on Experimental Design with “The Gummy Bear Project.” Students were provided the opportunity to practice the principles of experimental design and statistical inference as they designed a wel…

Garrison-Pilcher Elementary School saw its College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) scores increase from 2018 to 2019 and was named a Reward School by the Georgia Department of Education. Garrison-Pilcher teachers recently enjoyed a celebration planned in their honor.

A fifth grader at Thomas County Middle School survived 24 rounds of competition to win this year’s spelling bee for the county schools. To narrow down the competition, prior spelling bees were held at Cross Creek Elementary and Thomas County Middle School for students in fourth through eight…

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THOMASVILLE — Dr. Wayne Clough visited Friday morning with Brookwood School students enrolled in Marine Biology and Physics. Clough served as President of Georgia Tech for 14 years from 1994-2008. He then became the 12th Secretary of the Smithsonian for six years. He retired in 2014. 

On Monday, Jan. 14, 116 Thomas County Central High School forensics students took a trip to the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth. 

2020欧冠名单THOMASVILLE — As the school year resumed in January and entered a new decade, Brookwood School recognized one of its administrators who has been an educator for many years. Sam Caudill, Brookwood’s Middle School director, has educational experience that now spans seven decades. 

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The Thomas County Board of Education held its first meeting of the new calendar year last Tuesday night. After the invocation, outgoing chair Dan Stewart declared the positions of chair and vice chair vacant and asked for nominations.

TROY, Alabama — Zackary Stanaland of Meigs graduated from Troy University during the fall semester/term 2 of the 2019-20 academic year.

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2020欧冠名单Services for Milton Arthur Stocker, 91, of Coolidge will be held on Saturday, March 7th, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Allen & Allen Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Millford Stanley will officiate and a private interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. He was born January 30, 1929, in Springv…

Glen Arnold Morgan, 78, of Jesup, Georgia passed away March 2, 2020, at St. Joseph's/Candler Hospital in Savannah. He was born in Leon County, Florida and lived in Thomas County, Georgia until joining the Air Force, where he achieved the rank of Master Sergeant, serving in Vietnam and retiri…