Robinson Plans to Use Art Skills to Design Games

By GRACIE GAZAWAY Gator Media Staff Zaryia Robinson, 18, is a graduating East Columbus Junior-Senior High School senior. She lives in Hallsboro, and shares a room with her pet snake, Naomi. She also has two cats, named Boba and Tapioca, that love to help her with the drawing and the gaming that she engages in […]

Faulkner Wants to Be a CEO

By JOSH MARTIN Gator Media Staff East Columbus Junior-Senior High School graduating senior Jermaine “JJ” Faulkner, Jr. is the son of Yolanda and Jermaine Faulkner, Sr. The East Arcadia resident has been an active student in athletics at East playing football, baseball and basketball. Faulkner plans to play baseball at Southeastern Community College and, later, […]

East Families Eligible for $30 Monthly Internet Discount

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare, and more. All CCS families are eligible because 100% of students receive free lunch. The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service. Eligible households can […]

An Opportunity for ECJSHS Juniors and Seniors

The U.S. Senate Youth Program is merit-based and highly competitive. Qualified junior or senior high school students applying for this opportunity must show demonstrated leadership through public service in elected or appointed positions where they are actively representing a constituency in organizations that relate to government, public affairs, history, and/or community service. Qualifying students MUST be serving […]