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Paulding School District to host teacher hiring fair Thursday
For the first time in nearly five years, the Paulding County School District is hosting a hiring fair to recruit new teachers. The event is set for Thursday, 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at East Paulding H...
April 20, 2015 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding student wins state poetry contest, to compete for national title
Having gone up against 9,000 students from 74 schools across the state, Paulding high school senior Paris Stroud was named the state winner of the 2015 Poetry Out Loud competition recently and will...
April 14, 2015 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farmers market move to Paulding school campus aids agriculture education program
The Paulding County Farm Bureau’s farmers market and Paulding County High School have entered into a unique partnership designed to benefit market growers, patrons and the school’s agriculture stud...
April 07, 2015 03:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding County Special Olympics hosts track and field meet
Paulding County Special Olympics hosted its annual track and field competition at Paulding County High School last week. A total of 272 athletes from throughout the county competed.
April 07, 2015 03:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chattahoochee Tech early childhood care and education program first in state to be accredited
Chattahoochee Technical College announced recently that the college’s Early Childhood Care and Education Associate of Applied Science Program has been recommended for accreditation by the Early Chi...
April 03, 2015 05:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding student to represent Georgia in national poetry competition
A Paulding County student is the state winner of the Poetry Out Loud competition hosted by the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Georgia Council for the Arts. Paris Stroud, a senior at P...
April 01, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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5K in Paulding to benefit cancer victim, 3, and family
For the Hart family, it was a leap of faith moving to Paulding County. The family of five would be leaving friends and family in Olympia, Wash., to set out on an adventure that seemed almost too ri...
March 31, 2015 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quality, character of majority of Paulding schools called ‘average’ in new state rating
The quality and character of school life was called “average” or “above average’ in almost all Paulding schools, according to a new Georgia Department of Education rating. The inaugural School Clim...
March 24, 2015 01:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding student art competition set for Saturday
Any skepticism about county residents’ level of interest in the arts can be brushed away by seeing the exponential growth the Paulding Fine Arts Association and its annual student art competition h...
March 17, 2015 01:54 PM | 1 1 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiram hosts 'Who Hair Day' during Read Across America Week
Students at Hiram Elementary School participated in Who Hair Day, a reference to characters in children’s author Dr. Seuss’ books, as part of Read Across America Week last week .
March 11, 2015 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four Paulding schools named AP Honor Schools
Four Paulding high schools were among the 609 Advanced Placement Honor Schools announced by State School Superintendent Richard Woods recently. The College Board administers AP courses and exams, w...
February 24, 2015 01:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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County's STAR student leads busy life as East Paulding student, athlete
Caroline Basch leads a busy life as a high school senior. She is on the track team and is the captain of the cross country and swim teams at East Paulding High School. She also is the vice presiden...
February 17, 2015 03:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Paulding's Basch named county's STAR student
The Paulding Chamber of Commerce honored the county's STAR students with a reception Tuesday night. The STAR student program recognizes the high school students who score the highest on the SAT col...
February 11, 2015 05:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harlem Wizards to play benefit game for Northside PTA
Hiram High School will host an exhibition game featuring the Harlem Wizards touring basketball team Friday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. The game, which will benefit Northside PTA, will feature the Wizards a...
February 11, 2015 03:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding high school science students conduct ‘groundbreaking’ research
Gone are the science fair days of baking-soda volcanoes and potato-powered batteries. The Paulding County High School team that just won first place at the Cobb-Paulding Regional Science Fair is co...
February 10, 2015 03:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moses Middle student wins Paulding schools spelling bee
Maddie Moore of Moses Middle School was the winner and Anna Hambrick of Sammy McClure Middle School was the runner-up in the Paulding County School District's 2015 District Spelling Bee at East Pau...
January 30, 2015 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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