Tucker Thrift, an 8-year-old wrestler from Macclenny, has had an incredible first two years in the sport. Read More »
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The BCHS Lady Wildcat basketball team's season came to a premature end on January 28 as Bishop Kenny pulled away late 62-53 in the District 3-5A tournament held at Paxon. Read More »
Nine school district employees, joined by their guests and supervisors, were honored at a dinner on January 13 where Roseanne Griffis, secretary for exceptional student education/student services, was named the school-related employee of the year.
She’ll represent the district for the state-level competition to select Florida’s school-related employee of the year. Also honored that evening were Lisa Koburger, Pre-K/VPK coordinator at PK-Kindergarten Center; Cheryl M. Kennedy, RN – school nurse at Macclenny Elementary; Joan Midyette, nutrition services manager at Westside Elementary; Amy Stalvey, guidance secretary at Keller Intermediate; Kevin Williams, nutrition service assistant at Baker County Middle School; Blanche Chinn, nutrition services assistant at Baker County High School; Keith Thrift, shop manager at transportation department and Larry Davis, maintenance journeyman at maintenance department.
Florida’s commissioner of education Pam Stewart will announce the state’s employee of the year in the spring.
The dinner here was sponsored by ValuTeachers, First Federal Bank, VyStar Credit Union and Baker County Medical Services. Pictured in front from left are Ms. Kennedy, Ms. Koburger, Ms. Stalvey, Ms. Chinn, Mrs. Griffis, Ms. Midyette, Mr. Williams, Mr. Davis and Mr. Thrift; in back from left are Debbie Fraser, Bonnie Jones, David Davis, Tom Hill, Nancy Crews, Lynne Fort, Sherry Barrett, Dennie Wells, Johnnie Jacobs, and Superintendent Sherrie Raulerson.
Photo courtesy of Baker County School District
Kylie Carter, pictured above with middle school FFA sponsor Ashton Norman, won district middle school extemporaneous public speaking contest on January 20 at First Baptist Church of Middleburg. Read More »