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Stewart County School System
hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony
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From the November 22, 2016 issue
of The Journal

By Richard Harris
   Thanksgiving came early in Stewart County. Last Thursday officials and members of the community gathered to celebrate at a special Groundbreaking Ceremony for a massive construction project to renovate Stewart County Elementary/Middle School and to add a wing and a gym to the campus, which will soon serve all students, grades K-12. The goal for completion is Fall 2017.
   Officials have been working on the idea for a good long time now, but weren't sure if they would be able to swing the whole project. They knew they wanted to add space to bring the high school students to the building, but also knew the existing building needed a lot of work and that if they brought the high school back they really also need a gym on-site. They worked on a plan to do it all, including ... The rest of the story.