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DoDEA May Have to Fit Furloughs into Just Two Months

DoDEA May Have to Fit Furloughs into Just Two Months

 

Tuition Assistance Back in Mid-April

Tuition Assistance Back in Mid-April

 

By Jeff Schogol
Air Force Times

The Air Force plans to reinstate its tuition assistance program toward mid-April, said Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James Cody.

The program will continue to cover 100 percent of education costs and there won’t be any restrictions on what courses airmen can take for the rest of fiscal 2013, Cody told Air Force Times on March 28.

HMS CRCT Pep Rally & Military Child Celebration

HMS CRCT Pep Rally & Military Child Celebration

 

Huntington Middle School will hold a school assembly on April 8, 2013, for a CRCT Pep Rally to motivate students to perform at their best on the standardized tests.  In recognition of “Month of the Military Child,” military-affiliated students will be recognized during the assembly. 

Robins Air Force Base 78th Air Base Wing Vice Wing Commander, Col. Patricia Ross, will speak and RAFB Security Forces will have a K-9 demonstration at the rally. Col. Ross will motivate the students to do their best and encourage them to stay focused and study hard for high achievement on the CRCT. The dogs will show them how to attack the CRCT. Military children will also be presented dog tags provided by 4-H.

Volunteers Needed as Test Proctors in Local Schools

Volunteers Needed as Test Proctors in Local Schools

by Renee Daughtry
Robins Air Force Base school liaison officer

Team Robins members, if you're looking for a great opportunity to do some volunteer work that has a trememndous impact, here's your opportunity.

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

How to Write for 13WMAZ's Where You Live

Where You Live is WMAZ's hyperlocal feature. This means that we are helping bring you more community-specific news more often.

We have websites for these communities:

Dooly-Macon County
Hancock-Putnam
Bleckley-Dodge-Pulaski
Twiggs
Sandersville
Milledgeville
Peach-Crawford
Gray-Jones
Forsyth-Monroe
Dublin
Perry 
Warner Robins
Macon
R
obins AFB

These community websites are a place for you and your community members to share information.

To join our team and share with folks just like yourself, all you have to do is email us your email address and name whereyoulive@13wmaz.com

From there, we set up an account for you. This account lets you log in to your community site and post photo galleries, concerts, community events, 100th birthday parties, your concerns, latest creative projects, how-to advice and anything else you want people in your area to know.

Once you have an account, here are some examples of how you can stay involved Where You Live:

(These are just ideas to get you started. Feel free to come up with your own blog ideas!)

  • Post about your hobby: 
    Exercise 
    Photography 
    Scrapbooking 
    Hunting 
    Fishing 
    Couponing 
    Music reviews 
    Movie reviews 
    Local fashion

 

  • Are you that person who always takes photos at the high school's football games or at community festivals?  You can log in with your new account and create a gallery to show off your photos on our site.
  • Have a story idea that may need a reporter in our newsroom? Send us a news tip by emailing eyewitnessnews@13wmaz.com
  • Where You Live is your space for public conversation.  Feel free to comment on others' articles. New ideas can crop up just from simple conversations with others.
  • See something bizarre around town? Take a (cell phone) photo and post it to your community site! Maybe someone else will know the background story.
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Teacher Recruitment Fair Slated for Saturday

Teacher Recruitment Fair Slated for Saturday

 

The Houston County School System will host its annual Teacher Recruitment Fair on March 2, 2013, at Veterans High School.  Teachers interested in employment with the system are invited to attend the job fair from 9:00 a.m. until noon

Candidates will register in the auditorium lobby by submitting a résumé.  Representatives from 38 schools will conduct screening interviews.

Veterans High is located at 340 Piney Grove Road in Kathleen, Ga.  For more information, contact Human Resources at 478-988-6244 or visit the HCBOE Web site, www.hcbe.net