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Schools

  • Board discusses school safety, construction and other business

    During an April 9 Casey County Board of Education meeting board members discussed a new school safety measure, finishing construction at Liberty Elementary, and other business.

    Superintendent Marion Sowders told the board of a new school safety measure that he recommended the board approve for purchasing for the next school year. The system called the Security Voice/Safe School Hotline service is a tip line service that students would be able to call or text incidences, bullying issues or safety concerns to the tip line and those tips would be sent to school leaders.

  • Jones Park Elementary School honor roll

    Kindergarten — Attendance: Myles Allen, Raylan Ware, Andrea Carman

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

  • Young artists finding success

     

    Casey County students are making good art, with two Casey County Middle School students winning state awards, and Casey County High School students painted a mural for a local business.

    Two Casey County Middle School students placed first and third in the State Art competition hosted by the Kentucky Art Education Association.

    Alexis Jenson won the middle school division painting competition. For the competition Jenson painted a cherry blossom tree with a purple sky on an eight by ten canvas.

  • JROTC Dining out

    Casey County High School JROTC gathers with guests for the 10th Annual Dining-Out held April 20 at the Casey County High

  • 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