Butts County birthdays for the week of July 24-31.
Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country, and offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 35,000 students.
Associate Minister Danny J. Duffey Jr. will be the speaker at 10 a.m., and Pastor Poleon Griffin of Oak Grove Baptist Church will be the speaker at 2 p.m.
ANDERSON, S.C. — Christian Woodall of Jackson was named to the dean’s list at Anderson University for the spring semester 2019, the university announced.
The theme of the conference was "Leadership Through the Ages," and Jones was chosen by his team to make a speech on his “HOBY Experience” at the closing ceremony.
While in Sea Island, the hospitality students visited The Cloister hotel and learned about front-of-the-house and back-of-the-house operations.
Students who achieve a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on nine or more semester hours with an institutional grade-point average of 3.0 or higher are recognized by being placed on the dean's list.
MACON — Savannah Austin of Jackson is one of 10 recipients of the 2019 Georgia Farm Bureau Scholarships for Agriculture for rising college juniors and seniors. Austin was awarded a $2,000 scholarship.
Towaliga Court Appointed Special Advocates will host the Give a Child a Voice golf tournament May 22 at Hickory Hill Golf Club, 209 Biles Road, Jackson. Check-in will be at 11 a.m., with lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Call 770-358-5629 or email DCrawford@tacourts.com.
Jerry Baker, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, said the students who qualified for the dean’s list attained a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and carried at least 12 hours of academic work.
The Butts County School System will be hosting kindergarten registration May 8 and May 9 at the central registration office, in the Ernest Battle Professional Development Center.
May 15: Mrs. E.J. McMichael, Mrs. J.S. Heath, Gloria Cleveland, Cheryl Rogers, Sharon Noel, Mrs. J.W. Harrison, James E. Taylor, Charles Corley, Barbara Corley, Mrs. M.H. Baker, Gail Gordan, McRhea King, Bobbie B. Thurman, R.W. Clark, Andrew David Barber.