Sarah Wilson, third grade teacher at Euchee Creek, received the A Day Made Better award from Office Max. This is an award given yearly to a teacher in the area. She received more than $1,000 in school supplies.
The Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy announced a grant from International Paper for $6,000 to provide a book per month for one year for 167 Richmond and Columbia county children. Shown: Chris Mallon, IP Augusta Mill Manager (from left); Chuck LaMarsh, GAPL; and Samantha Hood, IP Augusta communications manager.