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Celebrating HIPPY

By   /  May 18, 2016  /  Education  /  Comments Off on Celebrating HIPPY

Members of this year’s HIPPY (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters) program celebrated their year-end with a big party Wednesday, May 11. The event included a bouncy house, Thomas the Train, face-painting, balloons, popcorn, sno-cones, lunch, and more. This year’s HIPPY participants are Michael Abare, Caren Akers, Danielle Akers, Zoriyah Bayne, Damaria Bethune, Rodney […]

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Smith graduates with honors

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By BONNIE BARTEL LATINO Special to Atmore News Atmore native Ralph L. “Tray” Smith, III recently received his Juris Doctor from Tulane Law School in New Orleans, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Upon graduation he was also inducted into the prestigious Order of the Coif, legal education’s national honor society, which recognizes students whose grade record ranks in the top 10 percent […]

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Phi Theta Kappa inductees

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Jefferson Davis Community College’s Alpha Eta Lambda Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa recently held its Spring Induction Ceremony in the Neal Auditorium on the Brewton campus. Inductees include the following: Kimberlee Walter, Atmore; Stephanie Brooks, Perdido. Phi Theta Kappa is an international academic honor society whose purpose is to recognize and encourage the academic achievement […]

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JDCC students named to Who’s Who

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Twenty-four Jefferson Davis Community College students have been recognized by Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for the 2015-2016 academic year. The students were honored for their grade-point average, campus involvement, and leadership, as well as personification of JDCC’s mission and vision. Students honored include the following: Atmore – Tristen Boothe, Tiffany […]

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JDCC honors support services students

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Jefferson Davis Community College’s Student Support Services Program recently held a TRIO Achiever’s Reception on the Brewton campus to honor program participants in the Student Services Program. Student Support Services, one of five TRIO programs funded under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, is a grant program that provides academic and personal […]

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RP Star Students

By   /  May 18, 2016  /  Education  /  Comments Off on RP Star Students

These Rachel Patterson Elementary School students were named Star Students for May. They are, from left, front, Brayden Gaines, Sabria Jones, Jade Harrelson, Ja’Deveon McCants, LaRodshia Lee, Phillip Sharp, Nora Williams; middle, Adrian Zepauha, Sean Coleman, Derreanna Lyons, Hannah Montgomery, Zoey Wiggins, Ikela Nelson, Malachi Logan, Marziia Crooks; back, Justin Pippins, Joey Jay, Tysedric Woods, […]

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On your mark …

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Students at A.C. Moore Elementary had a great time at field day Friday, May 13. Activities included relay races and volleyball, playing in the bouncy houses, and eating lots of pizza. Shown, students get ready to run in the water relay.

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Perdido School ‘Reader Leaders’ rewarded

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On Friday, April 29, 171 first- through sixth-grade students (out of 174 students who qualified) were treated to a whole day of skating and bowling, along with lunch, at the Bay Minette Recreation Complex for earning their Accelerated Reader (AR) goal points requirement with at least an 85 percent overall comprehension average. This reading is […]

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JDCC honors students’ accomplishments

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Jefferson Davis Community College recently held its annual Awards Day Ceremonies on the Brewton and Atmore campuses to honor the accomplishments of its students. Administration, faculty, students, families, and friends gathered on both campuses to celebrate achievements of the students through the announcement of transfer scholarships, area awards, college awards, and national award recognitions. The […]

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Abby Smith chosen for youth tour

By   /  April 27, 2016  /  Education  /  Comments Off on Abby Smith chosen for youth tour

Most of Escambia Academy’s students will be able to put school out of their minds during the summer, but Abigail “Abby” Smith won’t be afforded that luxury. Abby, who is slated to enter her senior year at EA when the 2016-17 term begins in August, will spend at least one week participating in (what else?) […]

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