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Calhoun County School District honors top teacher and employee of the year Science teacher, lunchroom manager share enthusiasm for their jobs

 from the Calhoun Co. School District Calhoun County Superintendent of Schools Ralph Yoder announced that the Calhoun County School District (CCSD) named the 2017 Teacher and School-Related Employee of the Year during a luncheon held at the Blountstown High School (BHS) Tigers Table. BHS Science teacher Joshua Jeffery was named Teacher of the Year, while […]
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Calhoun County’s 2017 Teacher of the Year gets an education in small town life

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor It took him a little while to discover what he really wanted to do in life but now that he’s found it, his motto has become, “I’m livin’ the dream.” But before he started living his dream, Joshua Jeffery, 31,  was living in Kissimmee and spent three years working as […]
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Former LCHS instructor facing sanctions after DOE investigation

A former Liberty County High School teacher is facing sanctions ranging from a written reprimand to loss of her educator’s certificate after the Department of Education (DOE) found her in violation of two statutes and two rules following an investigation into improper conduct around her students. An administrative complaint was filed against English teacher and […]

Calhoun and Liberty County Schools grades

Calhoun and Liberty County’s elementary and middle schools had a drop in scores following last week’s release of their school grades by the Florida Department of Education. Educators are not happy with the tougher grading requirements recently implemented and this year, districts throughout the state earned fewer A’s and B’s. Last year, both Calhoun and […]

Solomon receives plaque in honor of his 36 years with Liberty Co. schools

Gregory Solomon (shown here with Superintendent Sue Summers) was presented with a retirement plaque at last month’s Liberty County School Board meeting in recognition of 36 years of teaching. The Solomon family (Jacqueline, Jamicka, Jasmine and Oneal) invite everyone to celebrate his many years of teaching, coaching and administration in the education profession on Saturday, […]

Free internet class in Liberty County April 30

The internet is a terrific way to improve your education, learn about jobs, find information about healthcare, learn about government, and discover tips on how to use the internet safely. There are also great games and other entertainment right at your fingertips. The Florida Learning Alliance and Workforce Florida, Inc. have developed training materials just […]

All A’s for Calhoun, Liberty elementary and jr. high schools

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor The two-county area’s elementary and middle schools have earned straight A’s across the board in the recent round of school grades issued by the Florida Department of Education. The final grades for the state’s high schools, including LCHS, BHS and Altha High, are pending and will be released later in […]