Moultrie Observer


June 3, 2014

Masons honor Doerun's top readers

DOERUN — Doerun Lodge Free and Accepted Masons recently presented its ninth annual award of a new bicycle to the top reader of each grade at Doerun Elementary School.

Winners included first grader Anna Bundy, second grader Eugenia Guevara, third grader Layla Hunt, fourth grader Conner Henry and fifth grader Noah McLaughlin.

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  • Group names ABAC a Best Value School

    Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College has been designated a Best Value School by University Research & Review (UR&R). ABAC is the only college in the state to receive this distinction.

    July 21, 2014

  • ccboe 2014 group photo.jpg School board completes state-mandated training

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Schools announce open house schedule

    The countdown has begun. School begins in T-minus-23 days.
    Students return to class on Thursday, Aug. 7, according to a schedule provided by Colquitt County Schools. Teachers start pre-planning Aug. 1 with new teacher orientation the day before.

    July 14, 2014

  • 0312 ABAC Dillard.jpg ABAC picks Gail Dillard for interim VP post

    The executive director of ABAC on the Square has temporarily added another duty as she fills in for ABAC’s vice president for Academic Affairs.

    July 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0713 strickland lisa.JPG Lanier Co. educator named Colquitt County pre-k director

    The Colquitt County Board of Education voted july 9 to approve the appointment of Lisa Strickland as the pre-k director/Early Learning Grant coordinator.  She is replacing Lynn Clark, who retired.

    July 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0709 YMCA at Cox.jpg Study shows YMCA after-school students show improvement

    Cox Elementary students who participated in the 2013-2014 Moultrie YMCA afterschool program showed significant improvement in math and reading grades, according to an evaluation submitted to the Georgia Department of Education and the Colquitt County Board of Education.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0701 MTC ESL contest.JPG Moultrie Tech ESL students celebrate Flag Week

    Moultrie Technical College's English as a Second Language, or ESL, students celebrated Flag Week 2014 during June 9-13 during their classes on MTC's Industrial Drive Campus.

    June 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • 0629 Filmmaker Madison.jpg Moultrian shines at film camp

    June 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Baker.jpg ABAC names Baker dean of School of Agriculture

    Jerome F. Baker will serve as the Dean of the School of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College beginning July 1, according to an announcement this week by ABAC President David Bridges.

    June 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0620 Inventors 6.jpg Creativity soars at Camp Invention

    The saying goes that you can’t make an omelet without breaking some eggs. Students at Camp Invention, going on this week at the Colquitt County Gifted Center, say you can’t make a pinball machine without breaking a VCR, a computer and maybe a hair dryer.

    June 19, 2014 5 Photos

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