Jodi Lewis, left, of Marshland Credit Union presents gifts to STAR student Anthony Correa and his STAR teacher, Lynnah Welch. Marshland sponsored the STAR program for the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce this year.

Schools plan local facility improvements

All kinds of local schools will be seeing facility improvements in the near future. Construction plans were a common theme among generally positive reports at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce’s “State of Education” luncheon Thursday at Coastal…

Excavators began demolition

Excavators began demolition of the former Odum Elementary kindergarten building Thursday. This building was formerly part of a canning plant.