GAINESVILLE - United Way of Hall County's Adopt a Backpack campaign raised more than $3,000 this year. as a result, the agency was able to provide more than 470 backpacks to every school in Hall County.<br />
Meanwhile, through August 13, Publix Super Markets is collecting donations for the Publix Tools for Back to School Campaign. All donations received by local Publix stores will benefit Hall County students.<br />
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.