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Education

  • Campbellsville University honors’ president’s list is announced

    The academic honors’ president’s list for the spring 2016 semester has been announced by Dr. Donna Hedgepath, Campbellsville University’s vice president for academic affairs.
    The following local students have been named to Campbellsville University’s President’s List for spring 2016:

  • Eastern Kentucky University spring dean’s awards

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced 364 dean’s award recipients for the spring 2016 semester.
    Award recipients include: Samantha Jo Garrett of Bradfordsville, Johannah Claire Leake of Lebanon, and Haley Nicole Mattingly of Loretto.
    To earn the dean’s award, students must achieve dean’s list honors at EKU for three semesters, not necessarily consecutive. A lapel pin is presented to students by the dean of their academic college.

  • Students learn about the horse industry during summer fun program

     

  • New scholarship helps high school students take dual credit courses

    Students at Kentucky’s public high schools can take advantage of a new dual credit scholarship during the 2016-17 school year. This program was initially announced by Gov. Bevin and Education and Workforce Development Secretary Hal Heiner on June 1.
    Dual credit allows students to earn high school and college credit for passing classes offered by colleges.

  • MCHS registration begins July 18

    Marion County High School will welcome the Class of 2020 with Freshman JumpStart on Tuesday, July 26, at 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. All incoming freshman should plan to attend to learn everything you need to know to get ready for high school. Parents will not need to attend JumpStart.
    Registration will follow JumpStart beginning at 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Parents will need to attend registration.
    Registration dates:
    • Senior registration - Monday, July 18, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

  • MCPS students excel at National Beta Convention

     

  • Interim principal wants to keep moving MCHS forward

    By McKenna Dosier
    Summer Intern

    Tom Brown retired 27 years ago but just can't seem to stay away from working in the education system.
    "I was too young to just quit," he said.
    It seems to run in his blood. He is the third generation to work in education, preceded by his father, mother, aunts and grandmother.
    A few weeks ago, Brown was appointed interim principal of Marion County High School for the 2016-17 academic year.

  • Sky is the limit for Marion County Beta

    Zachary Brady of Lebanon Middle School stood in front of almost 13,000 people at the National Junior Beta Convention in New Orleans. He wasn’t nervous. He had already introduced himself to a large number of students, telling them jokes, telling them to believe in the mythical creature known as the “Zachsquatch.”
    With a campaign that could rival the most popular politicians, Brady set himself apart from the rest who were vying for the position of national secretary.  

  • Documentary coming to KET

    On July 11 and throughout the month of July, KET will begin airing “Igniting the Flame of Curiosity,” the story of the Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP), the latest film presentation from Michael Breeding MEDIA.

  • EKU spring dean’s list honors are announced

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced that 3,279 students earned dean’s list honors for the spring 2016 semester.
    The list includes: Samantha Jo Garrett, Martha Cristine Valencia, both of Bradfordsville, Alesha Nicole Elder, Stephanie Ann Farmer, Abby Catherine Hamilton, Johannah Claire Leake, Brianna Nicole Miles, Bailey Anna Spalding, Valerie Marie Mattingly, Mitchell Morgan Taylor, all of Lebanon, Lydia Ann Fogle, Haley Nicole Mattingly, Morgan Ellen Mattingly, all of Loretto, and Barbara Michelle Thompson of St. Francis.