• MCHS Student of the Week (Correction)


    Freshman student of the week is Jake Lowery. He is the son of Chuck Lowery. He was nominated by his English teacher Chloe Morris.

  • 4-H Green Hornets hold first meeting

    Green Hornets, Mrs. Higdon’s 5th grade – St. Augustine School.
    Today, Jan. 2, 2015 the Green Hornets had their first meeting. They started off by calling roll and they responded with their favorite song.

  • Reed named to dean's list

    Alan Reed of Lebanon has been named to the dean’s list at Morehead State University for the fall 2014 semester.
    To be eligible for dean’s list, a student must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours (four courses).
    Visit www.moreheadstate.edu/aspire to learn “much more” about MSU’s mission, vision and values.
    MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity, educational institution.

  • Students named to honors lists

    The following Western Kentucky University students were named to the dean’s and president’s lists for the fall 2014 semester. Full-time undergraduate students with a semester grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 are named to the dean’s list. Students with a GPA of 3.8 to 4.0 are named to the president’s list. Their names are marked with an asterisk (*).

  • First School of Cosmetology student graduates


    Samantha Clark
    Student news writer

  • Local students named to fall 2014 president’s and dean’s lists

    The academic honors’ president’s list and dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester has been announced by Dr. Frank Cheatham, Campbellsville University’s senior vice president for academic affairs.
    The following local students have been named to Campbellsville University’s President’s List for fall 2014:

  • High school receives part of $3 million grant

    Over the past two years Franklin-Simpson High School has made dramatic improvements in the levels of student academic success and college and career readiness, in particular making significant gains among students with disabilities and earning the school accolades statewide.
    Now, with an Investing in Innovation grant from the U.S. Department of  

  • Board makes 'progress' in work session

    The Marion County Board of Education used a Jan. 15 work session to reach a consensus about its mid-year superintendent's evaluation and to create committees to look at its public comment policy and the possibility of random drug screenings for school employees.
    The board also discussed how it would evaluate proposals for a guaranteed energy savings contract after they are opened on Jan. 26.
    Toward the end of the meeting, Board Chairman Mike Cecil asked if they liked having a work session.
    The board's newest member, Kaelin Reed, was in favor of it.

  • School board holding special-called meeting Thursday

     The Marion County Board of Education has scheduled a special-called meeting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at the board office.

    The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

    • Call to Order

    • Pledge of Allegiance/Moment of Silence

    • Communications/Work Session

    - Discussion - Superintendent Evaluation

    - Discussion - Guaranteed Energy Savings Contract

    - Discussion - Policy and Procedure (public comment)

    - Discussion - Staff Drug Testing

  • West Marion Elementary School 4-H officers