• Students receive AP Scholar Awards

    Eighteen students at Marion County High School have earned AP Scholars Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level 2012 Advanced Placement Exams.

  • Local stackers take aim at world record in sport stacking

    Students at Glasscock Elementary School in Lebanon will be participating in the the 7th annual World Sport Stacking Association (WSSA) STACK UP on Thursday, Nov. 15.

  • Placement test is scheduled for Dec. 8

    Students in eighth grade who wish to attend a Catholic high school next year are required to take the Catholic high school placement test scheduled on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  
    Students take the test at the high school they plan to attend. They must bring a $10 fee and two #2 pencils.
    The placement test helps Catholic secondary schools determine the most appropriate course work and academic path for meeting the needs of each student.

  • 11-14-12 Marion County High School Students of the Week
  • School participates in national attendance campaign

    Marion County High School is participating in a special Ad Council and U.S. Army’s BoostUp Campaign to reinforce the importance of consistent school attendance.
    This week, MCHS is starting an attendance challenge “Capture the Knight” that will continue through the end of the semester.

  • Unleashed


  • Auction will be Saturday

    Bethlehem High School Lights, Camera. . . Auction will be held Saturday, Nov. 17. This year’s theme is “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” Contact Sandra O’Hare, (502) 348-8594, ext. 214 for reservations.

  • 11-14-12 School Menus

    Monday, Nov. 19: Pancake and sausage on a stick w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Nov. 20: Milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Nov. 21-Friday, Nov. 23: Closed.
    Elementary schools

  • Student earns Girl Scout scholarship

    When you mention Girl Scouting to people, they sometimes think only about camping, selling cookies and having fun, but that’s not the whole story. Girls like Lauren Buckman, an 18-year-old from Raywick, can tell you Girl Scouting is really about learning how to lead and succeed.
    Buckman, an ambassador level Girl Scout in Troop 1192, has earned a Jean Cole Scholarship from the Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana this year. Buckman graduated this year from Marion County High School.

  • Room to improve

    The Marion County Public School System "needs improvement," according to recent test results, and school officials, teachers, school board members and parents began developing a district improvement plan during the annual fall retreat Thursday evening at Marion County High School.

    While much of the discussion centered around test scores, Marion County Superintendent Dr. Chuck Hamilton cautioned those in attendance to not become overwhelmed with those numbers.