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PARRISH — Fifth grader Abbi Ross received the first Mayor’s Super Citizen of the Year award during a ceremony held Tuesday at Parrish Elementary. Parrish Mayor Heather Hall presented Abbi with the Key to the Town of Parrish for her … more
OAKMAN — The Oakman Middle School Afterschool Academy is proving to be socially and educationally beneficial to children after the first few months of … more
Memorial Park Elementary School is enlisting the help of students to build the school’s very own playground. Students at Memorial Park have been using the neighboring playground beside the Jasper Natatorium during gym class, but school officials now have a goal to build a playground solely for their students. Memorial Park Principal Eric Rigsby said he is grateful that the school has been able to use the park’s play area, but said it can often become crowded with children from the school and Jasper community sharing the playground. more
Bevill State Community College has received a nearly $2 million grant to fund a new training center. The Appalachian Regional Commission announced BSCC will receive an Economic Diversification Award in the amount of … more
When students are given the choice to take an elective class that encourages critical thinking and writing, those students thrive. Just ask the journalism students at Cordova High School (CHS). During the 2016-17 school year, CHS principal Kathy … more
SUMITON — Sumiton Middle School students sent a special treat to an area serviceman overseas. Corporal Lecil Tyler Campbell, the nephew of Sumiton Middle 5th grade teacher Cynthia Prescott, is stationed overseas, and … more
SUMITON — Students at Sumiton Middle School have been doing service projects to give back to their community and their own bus drivers. On Oct. 19, members of law enforcement were invited to have lunch with students. Teachers Alison Dunaway and … more
A financial consulting report of Carbon Hill Elementary/Jr. High School has revealed improper bookkeeping of the school’s monies. The independent report by Carr, Riggs & Ingram accounting firm … more
One of Walker High School’s newest students is flourishing and sharing her Italian heritage with her classmates. Chiara Scirocco is a 17-year-old foreign exchange student from Turin, Italy. Chiara applied for the … more
OAKMAN — Oakman High School students have been studying invasive species to make a difference in their community. The school was awarded a $1,500 grant from The Alabama Invasive Plant Council late last year to fund the students’ invasive … more
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