Bibb County school board members are buying the Ed DeFore Sports Complex from Macon-Bibb County. The county will use money from the sale to renovate Henderson Stadium. This is just one piece of plans for improved sports venues in the county.
Windsor Academy senior Holly Phillips signed a letter of intent April 17 to play softball at Georgia State University this fall. She has fulfilled her longtime dream, despite health challenges from a brain condition called Chiari malformation.
A Bryon day care is under investigation after a complaint about discipline. An employee at Agape Way, located at 100 W. White Road, is accused of hitting a child and putting the child in a closet as punishment.
Are school lunches healthy in Middle Georgia, including Bibb and Houston counties? Menus today are regulated and planned. The foods cater to student preferences while meeting federal requirements for calories, sodium and saturated fats.
Macon's annual Magnolia Soap Box Derby is April 14, and one of the events is the Gravity Racing Challenge for high school students. This year, there are about 20 teams from area high schools and after-school groups.
Macon's annual Magnolia Soap Box Derby is April 14, and one of the events is the Gravity Racing Challenge for high school students. These young participants see how science, technology, engineering and math fields can apply to real life.
During a school board meeting April 3, Superintendent Daryl Fineran announced plans to retire June 30. Fineran said he's especially proud of strides made by the district for fiscal responsibility and progress by Peach County High School.
Some school districts will start Georgia Milestones testing April 9. Students in third, fifth and eighth grades must pass certain portions of the test to be promoted to the next level. Students who don't face summer remediation.
On March 28, a technology company called Ripple donated $29 million to fund all projects on DonorsChoose.com at the time. About 60 of the more than 35,000 projects listed that day were by Middle Georgia teachers.
Central High School is one of three schools in the Bibb County district that is piloting a "bring your own device" policy. The district is working on a district-wide initiative, which would allow students to use their personal electronics when tea
The Bibb County school district is working on a districtwide "bring your own device" policy, which would allow students to use their personal electronics when teachers' lesson plans call for them. A "soft rollout" could come this spring.
Students in the Middle Georgia area joined in the March 14 National School Walkout. The 17-minute demonstration for better gun control and safer schools took place in more than 3,1000 schools across America.