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Education

  • Bluegrass festival is still on schedule

    Marion County schools are closed today, Friday, Jan. 25, but the 2013 Kentucky Bluegrass Music Kickoff is still going ahead as planned.

    Brad Lanham, president of the Kentucky Fellowship of Musicians, said the entertainers are in town for tonight's portion of the bluegrass festival. As of noon, the plan was to hold the event as scheduled.

    Marion County Superintendent Chuck Hamilton announced that schools are closed today due to poor road conditions.

  • 1-23-13 School Menus

    BREAKFAST
    Monday, Jan. 28: Pancake and sausage on a stick w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Jan. 29: Granola breakfast cookie and two toast or assorted cereal and two toast, sliced peaches or variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Jan. 30: Scrambled eggs and two toast or assorted cereal and two toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Jan. 31: Milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • 1-23-13 Marion County High School Students of the Month
  • WMES students get a taste of honey
  • 1-23-13 Honor Rolls

    The following Glasscock Elementary School students earned the honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2012-13 school year.
    All A honor roll
    • Second grade - Charleigh Browning, Kaileigh Ervin, Kyleeia Hayden, David Murphy, Timothy Sherrell, Erica Hoppes, Kaylee Leake, Ciara Brady, Olivia Ibarra, Makhia Gunn, and Keegan Milby.

  • Local students receive honors

    Campbellsville University Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Frank Cheatham has announced the academic honors’ list for the fall 2012 semester.

  • Students provided community service in the fall semester

    St. Catharine College students, staff and faculty were busy volunteering their time during the fall semester.
    Beginning in August, the student orientation staff members assisted with weeding in the community garden plot maintained by St. Dominic’s Catholic Parish. The project was part of fall orientation and was open to entering freshmen.

  • Up to $10,000 in grants available for college education at Mid-Continent University
  • Attorney General to speak Thursday at MCHS

    Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway will be speak with Marion County High School students at 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17.

    Conway will be speaking about the dangers of prescription drug abuse. Dr. Karen Shay (a concerned parent), Van Ingram (executive director of the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy), State Sen. Jimmy Higdon and State Rep. Terry Mills will be joining Conway.

    The talk is part of Conway's "Keep Kentucky Kids Safe" program.

  • 1-16-13 School Menus

    BREAKFAST
    Monday, Jan. 21: No school.
    Tuesday, Jan. 22: French toast w/maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Jan. 23: Bacon, egg muffin sandwich and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Jan. 24: Sausage breakfast pizza and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Friday, Jan. 25: Brown sugar and cinnamon oatmeal and two cinnamon toast or assorted cereal and two toasts, raisins or variety of juice, milk.