Education

“Mohawk Presents Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars Gets Schooled!” will put 18 local high school students onstage for back-to-back shows at 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Calhoun Performing Arts Center. Nine dance teams will vie for trophies, bragging rights and college schola…

“Mohawk Presents Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars Gets Schooled!” will put 18 local high school students onstage for back-to-back shows at 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Calhoun Performing Arts Center. Nine dance teams will vie for trophies, bragging rights and college schola…

Georgia school officials adopted a budget for the upcoming school year Tuesday that cuts roughly $950 million in funds for basic classroom education due to economic pains from the coronavirus pandemic.

The Gordon County Chamber of Commerce Education and Workforce Development Committee’s 26th Annual Golf Tournament presented in September funded scholarships for four local high school seniors. Chosen from a pool of 24 applicants and listed alphabetically, the students receiving $1,500 schola…

Every Tuesday and Thursday evening over the next few weeks on the Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) Catoosa County Campus, employees of four northwest Georgia industries will be training in the basics of programmable logic controllers (PLC).

“Mohawk Presents Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars Gets Schooled!” will put 18 local high school students onstage for back-to-back shows at 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Calhoun Performing Arts Center. Nine dance teams will vie for trophies, bragging rights and college schola…

The Foundation at Georgia Northwestern Technical College has awarded a $500 scholarship to one qualified student at each of the 26 high schools and five college and career academies in the northwest Georgia region. Two students at Trion High School received a scholarship of $250 each.

The Gordon County Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals committee recently announced the winners of its 2020 Student Interview event, all of whom will receive $500 college scholarships. The winners were Luke Peden of Calhoun High School, Jenson Sutton of Georgia-Cumberland Academy, Sierr…

“Mohawk Presents Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars Gets Schooled!” will put 18 local high school students onstage at the Calhoun Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Aug. 8. Nine dance teams will vie for trophies, bragging rights and college scholarships as they compete to raise funds for Unit…

The Gordon County Chamber of Commerce recently concluded its 27th Youth Leadership Program, under the direction of alumni from Leadership Calhoun/Gordon County. Thirty-nine students representing all four local high schools participated in the program, which typically begins with a September …

AdventHealth Medical Group Urgent Care Calhoun City Schools is now open and accepting patients. Located at 101 Yellow Jacket Drive, just north of Calhoun High School’s Phil Reeve Stadium, the clinic will be open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and during Friday night home f…

Christie Owens Fox will officially win a seat on the Gordon County Board of Education in November after winning the Republican primary on Tuesday. She will fill the Post 6 seat to be vacated by Chris Johnson, who did not seek reelection.

Students in Calhoun, Gordon County and surrounding areas can receive free school supplies, clothes, shoes, haircuts and more during Christian Community Outreach’s back-to-school celebration on Saturday, Aug. 1.

At least two dozen sites have begun to serve free meals to children 18 years old and younger in Calhoun and Gordon County this month, continuing a long tradition of feeding the youth during summer months. In past years, more than 2,700 meals have been provided each day to help ensure that lo…

AdventHealth Medical Group Urgent Care Calhoun City Schools is set to open its doors on June 15. Located at 101 Yellow Jacket Drive, just north of Calhoun High School’s Phil Reeve Stadium, the clinic will be open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and during Friday night home …

The Foundation at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) awarded $6,450 in scholarships to 16 students, including two Susan Lynne Greene Memorial Scholarship recipients and one recipient of the Thomas Brown Scholarship.

On the night that was to be their graduation ceremony, seniors from Sonoraville High School celebrated their graduates with a parade through their campus. To see more photos, check out the Gordon County Schools Facebook page. 

On the night that was to be their graduation ceremony, seniors from Gordon Central High School celebrated their graduates with a parade through their campus. To see more photos, check out the Gordon County Schools Facebook page.