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Education

  • Georgetown Project Linus Make-a-Blanket Day set to help children in need

    The North Central Kentucky Chapter of Project Linus will kick-off a new year of helping children in need with a Project Linus Make-A-Blanket Day on Feb. 18.
    Area quilters of all skill levels are invited to participate in the event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Georgetown.

  • Seventeen reasons to attend a KCTCS College in 2017

    Many Kentuckians are thinking about beginning or returning to college this year. To help them make that decision, here are 17 reasons to attend a KCTCS college in 2017.
    • KCTCS has the lowest tuition in Kentucky – less than half the cost of four-year universities.
    • Our colleges are close to home. There is a KCTCS college within a 30-minute drive of 95 percent of all Kentuckians.
    • You’d be in good company. We are Kentucky’s largest provider of postsecondary education. Nearly half of all undergrads in Kentucky attend KCTCS.

  • Honor Roll

    SOUTHSIDE
    ELEMENTARY
    The Southside Elementary Honor Roll for the second nine-weeks includes:

    4th Grade
    Dominic Barajas, Madison Paige Barton, Jayden Boyers, Trey Bramel, Kylee Brinker, *Cadence Buckler, Cheyenne Bullock, *John Thomas Combs, Sidney Cummings, Audrey Dawson, Trenton Noah Ford, *Ashlee Foxworth, *Rece Grubb, *Alyssa Hall, Lyrik Nivaiah Hively, Mason King, Izabella Logan;

  • School Menus

    Jan. 16-20
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Six count mini donuts or cereal and yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Blueberry bakery bread or cereal and string cheese; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Mini pancakes or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Choice of: Breakfast bun or cereal and yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • Academia

    MAYSVILLE COMMUNITY
    AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE
    Russ Ward, Maysville Community and Technical College’s interim chief academic officer, has released the Dean’s list and the President’s Honors list for full and part-time students for the fall 2016 semester.
    MCTC offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates in nearly 30 programs of study with classes offered on the Licking Valley Campus in Cynthiana, the Maysville Campus in Mason County, the Montgomery Campus in Mt. Sterling and the Rowan Campus in Morehead as well as online.

  • School Menus

    Jan. 9-13
    * Menus subject to change due to weather and delivery.

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: Choice of: Breakfast slider or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Pancakes with syrup or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Super bun or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

  • School Menus

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Choice of: Nutrigrain or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    WEDNESDAY: Choice of: Breakfast pizza or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    THURSDAY: Choice of: Mini cinnis or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.
    FRIDAY: Choice of: Pancakes with syrup or cereal or Poptart with yogurt; fruit, choice of milk or juice.

    SOUTHSIDE ELEMENTARY
    MONDAY: No  School.

  • Harrison County schools begin Partners in Education program

    Harrison County Schools have always had generous partners within the community. Now a new program aims to give them the proper recognition.
    Partners in Education was recently established as a vehicle to make the community aware of the wide variety of businesses, civic groups and private donors who contribute to the education of the local youth.
    As part of the program, donors are asked to attend meetings of the Harrison County Board of Education where they are recognized, given a plaque and have their name placed on a permanent display at the board office.

  • Southside Elementary’s Christmas Project
  • Eastside and Northside students collected items for the animal shelter

    Eastside Elementary fourth grade students collected items to be donated to the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter for Christmas. On Tuesday, Dec. 20, Allen Fryman, animal control officer, visited the classrooms of Carla Hill, Sarina Gasser and Christine Newcomb with two kittens. The students also helped load the items on Fryman’s truck. Northside’s second grade students in Dorena Mullen, Debbie Case and Jennifer Gaunce’s classrooms along with Brandi Fleming’s third grade class also collected items for the animal shelter.