Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Creeden named MMS Teacher of Year
Congratulations to Brigid Creeden, the Macedonia Middle School Teacher of the Year.
Creeden is the MMS Student Council Advisor and is in her 13th year of teaching. She graduated with her Bachelor's degree from Limestone College and her Master's degree from Columbia College.
She is also the RTI representative for the eighth grade, and a tutor for Saturday school and after school tutoring.
"I decided to become a teacher because I wanted to make a positive difference in the lives of my students,” she said. “It is important that teachers realize that it is not only about grades and test scores, but how we treat our students.
“I take great pride in the great relationships that I have with all my students. It is important to me that my classroom is a safe, student centered, positive learning environment that will allow all students to learn the tools they need to become successful, independent adults."
We are so proud of Ms. Creeden and all she does to make Macedonia Middle School a great place to learn.
Keith Plott will be the guest singer at Providence Baptist Church on April 7 for the morning service. Dinner on the grounds will follow the service.
The Macedonia Middle School Trebuchet Team recently placed third in the Storm the Citadel Trebuchet Competition.
Congratulations to the entire team and their teacher sponsor, Mr. Aaron Brown. The school thanked Central True Value in Moncks Corner for donating supplies, and Mr. Henry Taylor for his help and support.
Happy Anniversary from Providence Baptist Church to Billy and Jaime Spinks (March 10), and Gary and Susan Wiggins (March 16).
Happy Birthday from Hood's Chapel UM Church to Reba Edens (March 18).
Happy Birthday from Providence Baptist Church to Jason Miller (March 12), and Susan Wiggins (March 13).
Happy Birthday to my daughter Christina O'Quinn (March 16). Love, Momma and Daddy.
Continue to pray for Virgina Kirkland, Louse Litchfield, Thelma Shurlknight, Erc Shurlknight, Kyle Thomas, Rouse Thomas, Sarah Jackson, Patty Mathis, Brenda Law, Patrica West, Cody Mullanax, Pat Shulknight, Justin Knight, David Brown, Sally Bowick, Bo Langley, Dexter Floyd, Kitty Cumbee, Ruth Cumbee, Yvonne Cumbee, Marion and Juanta Mills, Allen Mills, DP Caddell, Viola Atkins, Viola Murphy, Violet O' Conner, Marlene and Roy Farmer, Byron Dupree, Bryon and Jenelle Watts, Glora Conner, Liz Barlow, Marie Barlow, Leah Mitchum, Kirby Litchfield, Ricky Hood, Sam and Yvonne Hood, Marilyn Tucker, Maggie Dubose, Shirley Perry, Geraldine Garrett, Gennie Vincent, Wilma Morris, Vernon Morris, Debbie Fail, Pete Wrenn, Barbara Alexander, Shelvy Jean Wilson, Janice Masau, Elizabeth and Mike Balard, Willis Wiggins, Wille and Neshia Cox, Cassidy Cox, Madison Litchfield, RosaLee Litchfield, Arlene Giggleman, Frankie Garrett, Frank Litchfield, Ted Caddell, Betty Delk, Gage Brinson, Lester Mills, Zachary Waterman, John Graham, Mildred Thames, Mitzie Caddell, Jerry Hayse, Kit Reames, Kelly Umphlett, Diane Gaskins, Diane Litchfield, and our firefighters, first responders, military, community and country.
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