Home News Classifieds Photo Galleries Opinion • Legal Notices Subscriptions Advertising Links of Area Interest
The Journal
Weekly Newspaper covering Marion, Schley, Chattahoochee, Webster, and Stewart Counties.
71 Webb Lane, Buena Vista, GA 31803 • Phone & Fax: 229-649-6397 • Email: tjournal@windstream.net

Sponsored Links

Buena Vista Insurance

Broadmoor Realty

Sunny Acres Gallery

Britton Land

Claw & Paws
Animal Shelter

"Like" the Newspaper
on Facebook!
50% off Swiss Army knives and watches
More Highlighted Articles
Schley County Family Connection
discusses Quality Rated program
At the years first meeting of the Schley County Family Connection, Rachael Oliver, Region 8 Community Support Specialist, explained the Georgia program that rates childcare and early education facilities, which is named Quality Rated.
Governor Deal wanted to improve the quality of child care in the state so he initiated this program which is funded by a grant from the Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation, Oliver said. It is available on a volunteer basis to child care centers and provides technical assistance, equipment, and curriculum to participants. A rating is made on the centers so that customers can judge for themselves where to place their children. It is similar to the ratings put out by State Department of Health on restaurants.
Oliver said that in Schley County, The Play Zone and ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.