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One of Walker High School’s newest students is flourishing and sharing her Italian heritage with her classmates. Chiara Scirocco is a 17-year-old foreign exchange student from Turin, Italy. Chiara applied for the … more
OAKMAN — Oakman High School students have been studying invasive species to make a difference in their community. The school was awarded a $1,500 grant from The Alabama Invasive Plant Council late last year to fund the students’ invasive … more
OAKMAN — When Mariel Calloway isn’t teaching math to her students at Oakman High School, you may find her running a marathon and counting the miles to the finish line. Calloway graduated from Walker High School with … more
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently announced Valley Jr. High School received a $3,000 youth literacy grant. The grant is part of $4.5 million in youth literacy grants awarded to approximately 1,000 … more
The T.R. Simmons Elementary School community has another way to improve their health thanks to a grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Jeff Adams, the community relations manager for BCBS of Alabama, presented a $10,000 Be Healthy … more
City school students will embark on their first day of the 2016-17 school year today. Maddox Middle School physical science teacher Laura Kennedy, above, was busy setting up her classroom Monday. She says students will learn the rules of lab safety on their first day of instruction in her class. more
The Jasper City Schools Board of Education voted Monday night to change the name of Walker High School to Jasper High School, effective in the fall of 2017. “If we’re going to change, now is the time to change. The … more
Students in county and city schools will pay more for their lunches in the 2016-17 school year. more
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