Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School hosted a track meet April 18. Judah Fowler, a fifth-grader at Battlefield Elementary School (seen here with LFO coach Wiggins) won a gold medal in shot-put and long jump.
The Student Council at Woodstation Elementary School in Catoosa County decorated buckets for Easter and filled them with items donated by the student body. The buckets were delivered Thursday, April 18, by students, along with the school's administration, to both NHC Healthcare and Majestic …
Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students at Rock Spring Elementary School attended a pep rally to kick off the Georgia Milestones testing given April 16-18, with the fifth grade testing April 23-24. Rock Spring Elementary's theme: “Rock the test!”
Brandon Neighbors, Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) 2019 GOAL winner, was named one of nine regional finalists to become the 2019 Student of the Year for the Technical College System of Georgia.
Students who attended Boynton Elementary School as children returned to take a final walk down the halls of their alma mater. Boynton served them lunch while they watched the video of their fifth-grade promotion ceremony. The seniors visited with their elementary teachers and both got to see…
Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s CISCO Networking Academy is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month. First started by Abigail Carter in 1999, Dwight Watt has carried the torch for this in-demand training program since 2007.
Chickamauga Board of Education Chairman Corky Jewell said Monday, April 8, that the board is still gathering information on whether to continue its contract with Schools Superintendent Melody Day.
James Barrett, president of the Walker County Association of Educators, was arrested Friday, April 5, for possession of child pornography, Sheriff Steve Wilson said.
Students at Gilbert Elementary School enjoy sharpening their focus, increasing their strength, and improving their coordination by participating in the GES Archery Club.
Thousands of teachers around the world help children learn English as a second — or sometimes third or fourth — language. Every year, many of those teachers gather at the annual TESOL conference — Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.
Graysville Elementary School kindergarten welcomed News Channel 9’s Jessica Harthorn and Brian Smith to speak to them about severe weather. The children learned what to do to be safe as the storm season approaches. They were also able to participate in mock interviews and act as cameraman, r…
As in all Catoosa County schools, PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) has been gradually implemented at Ringgold Elementary School (RES) over the past couple of years.
Graduating Heritage High School senior Caroline Bentley has been named one of more than 4,500 candidates in the 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars program.
What does your child or grandchild want to do for a living when he or she is grown? Game designer, engineer, doctor, nurse, pilot, accountant, meteorologist, banker, real estate agent, purchasing agent, builder, business owner?
Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) has received a $2.1 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education called the Strengthening Institutions Program (SIP) to improve academic quality, institutional management and fiscal responsibility.
Business and political leaders from Dalton as well as all across the Northwest Georgia region were on hand for the Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce’s “Good Morning Dalton: Higher Education” event Tuesday morning, March 19, at the Dalton Convention Center.
The Walker County Department of Education joined in a statewide celebration School Board Appreciation Week (March 18-22) to salute the efforts of local school board members. The week-long observance calls attention to the contributions of local boards of education.
The Walker County Department of Education is joining in a statewide celebration this week to salute the efforts of local school board members. The week of March 18-22, 2019, has been proclaimed School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia. The week-long observance calls attention to the contrib…
Fort Oglethorpe’s mayor and City Council issued a proclamation Monday night, March 11, for the academic and athletic achievements of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe senior Macey Gregg.
Harley Chastain, winner of the Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) EAGLE Award for 2019, was chosen as a regional finalist for the State EAGLE Award by the Technical College System of Georgia.
When a business joins the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce, it is presented with a large “Key to the Chamber” at its membership ribbon-cutting. The keys are made right here in Catoosa County by the Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School metals class taught by Pat Linz.
Jake Baker wasn’t finding many plays for children that were portable enough to be performed in venues other than a traditional stage.
The Chickamauga school board on March 11 postponed taking any action on Superintendent Melody Day, who three days earlier had pleaded “no contest” to property theft from a department store.
Across the country, thousands of schools, libraries, and communities participated in Read Across America Week, which took place annually around March 2nd, the cherished children’s author, Dr. Seuss’ birthday.