Teachers get grants


The following educators were recipients of Washington Savannah River Co. excellence-in-teaching mini grants:

$500 -- Sarah Emerling , Busbee Elementary; Lyanne Haislip , Kennedy Middle; Anne Blackwell, Stephanie Camp, Ashlyn Cooper, Breanne Creswell, Kristen Grant, Jessica Icenhour, Carla Kerrigan, Jennifer Powell, Danielle Rillo and Kathleen Samaha , Aiken Elementary; and Suzanne Swann , Wheeless Road Elementary.

Also, Carla Riley and Andrea Cummings , East Aiken Elementary; Janette Godwin , Chukker Creek Elementary; Jennifer Coffey , Aiken Middle; Heather Hatton-Key , North Augusta Elementary; and Jaime Creasey and Lorrie Jones , Hammond Hill Elementary.

Also, Christina Newsome , Johnston Elementary; Debbie McCain , Merriwether Middle; Andrea Baugh , Tubman Middle; Agnes Hobson, Oakwood-Windsor Elementary; Theresa Spieker , Belvedere Elementary; and Lisa Toole and Maureen Manuszak , Ridge Spring-Monetta Elementary.

Also Judy Simpson and Mandy Lowe , Merriwether Elementary; Angela Dickey , Clearwater Elementary; Susie Yonce , Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle; Lisa Newman and Yashonda Gardner , Paul Knox Middle; Brandy Smalley , Millbrook Elementary; Elizabeth Toole , Langford Middle; and Jaime Bryan, Cindy Grose and Natalie Dandy , Merriwether Middle.

$750 -- Dana Kaltz , W.E. Parker Elementary; Jennifer Watkins and Carole Collum , Busbee Elementary; Jane DiTullio , Chukker Creek Elementary; Karen Zeigler , Jackson Middle; Janet Gaddy and Lynn Chapman , Lewiston Elementary; and Beverly Horton and Krystal Stevens , Lewiston Elementary.

Going to science event

Jimmie Busbee , who teaches at Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle School, has been selected to attend the Science P.L.U.S. Institute during the summer.