South Paulding HS 9th Annual Hoops for Hope games in support of those battling, or have lost their fight with cancer. Coach Nye-Hinkson started honoring and remembering those affected by this horrible disease when she lost her own grandmother and grandfather to cancer.
Alternative Baseball Organization, Inc. has announced plans to start a second Alternative Baseball club at New Georgia Ballfield in Dallas, Georgia for the 2018 season. The 2nd program will aim to serve those age 15 and over with autism/special needs in Paulding, Carroll, Haralson, Polk, Bartow, and Douglas Counties.
The Georgia Highlands College men’s and women’s basketball teams will be playing to raise cancer awareness with a benefit game on February 7th in Rome at the GHC gym. The women will start at 5:30 p.m. followed by the men at 7:30 p.m.
Braelyn, a fifth grader, at HES is already following his dream of acting and singing. Braelyn will make his movie debut in Faith Under Fire that airs on Lifetime network on January 27, 2018, at 8 pm.
Dallas Elementary hosted its school Spelling Bee. The contestants were fourth and fifth-grade winners from their classroom spelling contests. The winner of the 2017-2018 Dallas Elementary Spelling Bee is Riley Kuhlken and the runner-up is Classie Lamar.
Paulding County High School JROTC Patriot Battalion assists families in need during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. Through numerous fundraising efforts, the Battalion builds 10 Thanksgiving Food Baskets for families of PCHS students needing assistance.
RESCHEDULED: 2nd Annual MR. RAIDER PAGEANT January 25, 2018, 6:30 pm AT EPHS Theater 3320 East Paulding Drive, Dallas, GA 30157 ADVANCE TICKETS $5.00—Purchase from Mrs. Bissell in 501 1/8/18-1/12/18 or sold during lunches 1/15/18-1/25/18 AT THE DOOR - $7.00 Doors open at 6:00 pm
Congratulations to Dallas Elementary’s 2017-2018 D.A.R.E Graduates! The D.A.R.E essay winners are Chelsea Knox, Mason Hembree, and Cadence Edmond!
Chattahoochee Technical College nursing student and scholarship recipient Breanna Cooper volunteered during the 2017 winter break as a medical volunteer at a public hospital for women and children in the Dominican Republic. Her international medical volunteer internship at Santo Domingo’s Hospital de Los Mina was organized by the London-based Gap Medics organization.
Hiram High School CTI (Career & Technical Instruction) members participated in the 2017 Hiram Difference project for the Kindergarten students from Baggett Elementary School in December 2017.
East Paulding High School’s Principal Mr. Jason Freeman and Athletic Director Mr. Brad Thomason welcomed everyone to the first Raider basketball game of the season and the first game in East Paulding High School’s new gym. That night was designated as EPHS Public Safety Night where the Raider Family thanked the Fire Department and all other first responders for their help during the process of rebuilding their gym.
Congratulations to our D.A.R.E Essay winners, Caela Roscoe and Abegail Waters! Thank you to the Paulding County Sheriff’s Department for working with students and this important program.
Georgia Highlands College brought home the highest honor for colleges in the University System of Georgia at the 2017 Chancellor’s Annual Service Excellence Awards ceremony. GHC and President Don Green were presented with the Gold Award for Outstanding Institution of the Year and President.
Chattahoochee Technical College was designated on Dec. 15 as one of the nation’s top Military Friendly® Schools by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine. The Military Friendly Schools designation is based on extensive research using public data sources for more than 8,800 schools nationwide.