Quote invitation from Emanuel County BOE

Posted by | June 7, 2017 12:57 pm

Emanuel County Board of Education is accepting quotes for the

2017-2018 school year for:

Pest Control

Propane Gas

Quotes will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. June 22, 2017 at the Board of Education Office,

201 N. Main Street, Swainsboro, Ga 30401

For further information and specifications, contact; (478) 237-6674

Jansen Ware, Director of Operations

Services are for FY 17-18 school term with one year rollover contingent upon acceptable service evaluation Read More

EGSC awards first FESA Scholarship

Posted by | June 7, 2017 8:47 am

East Georgia State College recently awarded its first Fire and Emergency Services Administration degree scholarship to James “Jimmy” Beck, a senior at EGSC. Beck is a lieutenant with the Winder Fire Department in Winder, Ga. and completed his Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science Technology before coming to EGSC in January of 2016. Lt. Beck is one of the inaugural students in the FESA Bachelor’s Degree program and plans … Read More

EGSC holds Little Bobcat Basketball Camp

Posted by | June 6, 2017 2:20 pm

This past week, East Georgia State College held their annual Little Bobcat Basketball Camp for boys and girls ages 6 – 13. The camp, held over the span of four days, entertained campers and showed them valuable skills.

“This year’s Little Bobcat Camp was a success,” said EGSC Head Women’s Basketball Coach C.J. Pace. “The kids of the community got an opportunity to engage with some of the college players … Read More

Celebrate Miss EGSC 2017, Miley Keyton!

Posted by | June 6, 2017 11:52 am

Tonight at 6 p.m., join East Georgia State College as they hold a Send Off Celebration for 2017 Miss EGSC Miley Keyton. The event will be held in the Luck F. Gambrell Building Auditorium and a reception will follow in the Rotunda.

Keyton is the daughter of Lyn and Pam Keyton of Swainsboro. Her platform is “Turning Disabilities into Possibilities” and, for her talent, she performed a tap routine. She … Read More

CCO to perform at EGSC’s fifth annual Patriotic Concert, “An American Salute”

Posted by | June 6, 2017 10:50 am

On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, East Georgia State College will host their fifth annual Patriotic Concert, “An American Salute,” at the Luck Flanders Gambrell Building Auditorium. Beginning with a cookout at 5:30 p.m., followed by a concert featuring the Columbia County Orchestra at 7 p.m., the event is free and open to the public.

The Columbia County Orchestra (CCO) was founded in February 2008, by Rob Nordan, Music Director, who … Read More

CHOICE students participate in internships

Posted by | June 6, 2017 9:32 am

by LORA RAINES, CHOICE Academic Transition Teacher

Brea Heard, Daizah Kelly, Michelle Passmore, and Benjamin Scott, students in the CHOICE (Creating Higher Education Opportunities to Increase College Experiences) Program for inclusive learning at East Georgia State College, completed internships and job shadowing experiences during the Spring 2017 semester.

“Work-based learning opportunities including job shadowing and internships are essential in the objectives of CHOICE to prepare students for gainful employment and … Read More

EGSC partners with Emanuel Medical to provide internships

Posted by | June 5, 2017 1:50 pm

East Georgia State College recently joined forces with Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro to offer internship opportunities to students enrolled in EGSC’s Biology degree program. The goal of this partnership is to provide high-quality internship learning experiences for college students in EGSC’s department of biology, while at the same time enhancing the resources available to EMC for its patients.

Interim Chair of Biology Dr. David Chevalier said of the partnership, … Read More

CHOICE students graduate from EGSC

Posted by | June 5, 2017 10:15 am

by LORA RAINES, CHOICE Academic Transition Teacher

Two students of the CHOICE (Creating Higher Education Opportunities to Increase College Experiences) Program for inclusive learning were among the graduates at the 56th Commencement Ceremony at East Georgia State College on May 5. Daizah Mariah Kelly of Garfield and Benjamin Henry Scott of Swainsboro were awarded the CHOICE Program Certificate of Accomplishment in Work Readiness Skills at the ceremony.

Kelly and Scott … Read More

Join EGSC at The Morgan House today!

Posted by | June 2, 2017 11:47 am

Today, beginning at 5:30 p.m., join the East Georgia State College family as they enjoy First Friday at the Morgan House. This month, there will be music by the EGSC Music Makers and an exhibit of photography from EGSC’s Study Abroad Costa Rica Program. There will also be ice-cold watermelon and lemonade provided by the Department of Information Technology.

The Morgan House is located at 521 West Moring Street in … Read More

Jail Report: May 31, 2017

Posted by | May 31, 2017 8:55 pm

   Jarvish Tremaine Wilcher, 28, 127 Adrian Rd.; entered 5/23/17; Public drunk, Failure to Comply; SPD

   Dylan Hunter Jones, 21, 365 Huckleberry Rd.; entered 5/24/17; Dui/alch; released 5/24/17; SPD

   Jonathan David Waters, 42, 573 Ehrlich Farm Rd.; entered 5/24/17; Disorderly Conduct; released 5/25/17; ECSO

   Joehans Christian Lopez-Neff, 30, 124 Gall River Rd., Columbia, S.C.; entered 5/25/17; Theft/shoplifting; released 5/26/17; SPD

   Forrest McComb Hines, 39, 746 Citadel Rd., Orangeburg, S.C.; entered 5/25/17; … Read More

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