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Peach County Kindergarten Registration Slated for March 28

Peach County Kindergarten Registration Slated for March 28

Peach County School parents can register their children in kindergarten on March 28 from 5-7 p.m.

Read the full letter from Peach County Schools:


Dear Parents,

We appreciate your interest in your child attending Peach County Schools. Our Kindergarten Registration will take place on March 28th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at  ALL Elementary Schools . All students entering kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year are required to complete the kindergarten registration process.  To complete the registration process the following information must be provided:

As with all school systems, there are certain state and local requirements and documentation required for enrollment and proper placement of your child. Providing the following documentation within the prescribed time limits is your responsibility:

1.     Parent/Guardian Photo ID

2.     Certified Birth Certificate

Easter Egg Hunt Slated for End of March

Easter Egg Hunt Slated for End of March
 It’s Back!! This year’s Easter Egg hunt will take place downtown in Jailhouse Alley Park on March 30th. The Hunt will start at 11 a.m. when the fire truck sounds the HORN. Hop over and join the fun! Be sure to bring your camera the Easter Bunny will be here to take pictures. We will have tons of candy filled eggs and prize eggs for you to pick up. After the hunt is over be sure to grab a sack lunch for your child! We are so EGGCITED about seeing you ! If you have any questions contact Tiffany Peavy at 478-956-2409.

Roberta Concert to Benefit Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

Roberta Concert to Benefit Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

A concert featuring New Grace and The Whisnants  benefits the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.

That's set for March 2 at 6 p.m. in the Board of Education Auditorium in Roberta.

Call 478-935-8163 for information.

Easter Egg Hunt Planning Underway

Easter Egg Hunt Planning Underway


Mark your Calandars for the 2013  Byron Community Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday March 30th at 11:00am when the fire engine blows its horn in Jailhouse Park, located in Downtown Byron adjacent to the Train Depot. There will be areas roped off for children up to 6 years old and also for children age 7-12. Be sure to check back in the March issue for a list of all the great  things we will be offering the kids during this event.If you have any questions please contact Tiffany at 478-956-2409

This Weekend at Silver Dollar Raceway

This Weekend at Silver Dollar Raceway

February 23, 2013 At Silver Dollar Raceway in Reynolds, Georgia.

Gates open at 12:00 Track Time Starts at 1:00

Spectator/Crew $10 Drivers $20 Random Pairing & 1st Round Buy Backs $10

2 Classes only: 8-12 Class & 13-17 Class

Each class pays:

Winner- Big check, trophy $1000.00 cash

Runner Up- $200.00 cash

Semi- $50.00 cash

All Juniors Welcome

Central Georgians Jump on "Harlem Shake" Train

Georgia College students jumped on the Youtube viral sensation with their own "Harlem Shake."

First Presbyterian in Macon does the "Harlem Shake" on Valentine's Day.


by Carly Mallenbaum, USA TODAY STORY

Dance craze has roots in the '80s More than 4,000 'Harlem Shake' videos a day are posted on YouTube.

The song that spurred the craze is No. 10 on iTunes Gangnam Style is so last year: 2013's new dance craze is the Harlem Shake.

Nominate A Music Teacher for a GRAMMY Music Educators Award

Nominate A Music Teacher for a GRAMMY Music Educators Award

The Recording Academy announced a new award Sunday on The 55th GRAMMYs Award Show.

Students can nominate teachers for the "GRAMMY's Music Educators Award."

Fill out this form, telling the Recording Academy who it is and where to reach them.

Click here If you're a music teacher reading this and want to nominate yourself.

If you're a school administrator nominating a music educator, use this form.

The deadline is April 15, 2013. The form says that the teacher will then have to fill out an application after your nomination. Be sure to give teachers plenty of time before the April 15 deadline.