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Schools

  • Youth attend Kentucky 4-H Teen Summit

    Casey County 4-H had 11 youth attend the 2018 4-H Teen Summit March 15 to March 17 at the Lake Cumberland 4-H Leadership Center.

    The conference for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students is designed to encourage youth to continue their involvement in 4-H as they transition to middle and high school.

  • Summers Scholarship available

    The Zach Summers Memorial Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for the first annual Zach Summers Memorial Scholarship fund. This scholarship is being launched to honor the late Zach Summers and all the kindness, joy, work ethic, and personal integrity he embodied until his untimely death on Sept. 1, 2017, at age 23 from brain cancer.

    Zach believed in hard work, a can-do attitude, and treating everyone fairly. This scholarship pays tribute to Zach’s values and belief that life is what you make of it.

  • Jones Park Elementary School Honor Roll

    6th Grade — Mrs. Carey: All A’s: Sydnie Denham, Elizabeth Edwards, Gaeda Gertler, Emily Goode, Abby Pendleton, John Phelps, Tyson Salyers, Renee Williams, Jacob Willis, Katelyn Woods; A’s and B’s: Cass Botkins, Breana Brown, Harley Campbell, Peyton Campbell, Angel Clements, Kelsey Dyer, Jessie Hash, Shaydin Lane, Anakin Mondie

  • Galilean Christian Academy Honor Roll

    Pre-School — 110% Award: Baylee Riddle

    Kindergarten — 110% Award: Isabella Hayes; Perfect Attendance: Gre’syn Carman, Zayne Robbins

    1st Grade — All A’s: Dylan Burt, Colton Tucker, Whitley Wethington; A’s and B’s: Kierra Brock, Nevaeh Overstreet; 110% Award: Josiah Sharp; Perfect Attendance: Colton Tucker

    2nd Grade — A’s and B’s: Ethan Burton, Ani Sizemore, Azalynn Tovill; 110% Award: Angelina Hayes

    3rd Grade — All A’s: Amber Evans; A’s and B’s: Addie Abrell

  • Breakfast with Parents
  • Jones Park Elementary School honor roll

    Kindergarten — Attendance: Myles Allen, Sadie Corder, Braven Pennington, Raylan Ware, Andrea Carman

    1st grade — Attendance: Jameelah Bills, Andrew Elmore, Sierra Lawhorn, Lucas Warren

  • Goodloe wins county AARP Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest

    Alandra Goodloe, fifth grader at Walnut Hill elementary, received $25, a certificate and lunch at Bread of Life Café for herself, her grandmother, Sherry Tudor and her teacher Kim Wethington. Her essay was read at the Casey County Retired Teachers meeting on March 5.

    The Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest is open to fifth grade students enrolled in public schools of Kentucky. The contest is sponsored by AARP and administered by Kentucky Retired Teachers Association. Winners are chosen at the school, county, district and state levels.

  • Annual 4H/FFA ‘I Love Cows’ Essay Contest open now

    Casey County Extension Office

    For the last 17 years a unique 4-H/FFA scholarship program was established in memory of a young Mercer Countian, Dustin Worthington, who lost his life in a car accident.

    Dustin was only 17 years old and dearly loved cattle. Since Dustin had decided early in his life that he did not want to attend college but rather become a cattle farmer, the “Dustin Worthington I Love Cows” essay contest was created. To date, over $400,000 worth in animals have been awarded to 246 Kentucky Youth.

  • Casey County Bank gives back
  • Casey honors distinguished students

    Before Feb. 2 boys’ basketball game versus Woodford County, Casey County’s Board of Education took time to honor students that score distinguished on last years state exams.