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Education

  • Uniform

    Air Force Airman 1st Class Kyle B. Schwachter graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    Schwachter completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes special rule to protect the Northern Long-Eared bat

    In response to the rapid and severe decline of the northern long-eared bat – a species important for crop pest control – the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing a special rule under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that would provide the maximum benefit to the species while limiting the regulatory burden on the public.

  • Midterm class offering is an option for busy adults wanting to continue their education

    It is becoming more apparent that landing good jobs require credentialing education, and those who live in the Licking Valley have a golden opportunity to add to their college credits by taking classes right here at home.
    MCTC/Licking Valley Campus continues to work to find ways to offer classes that fit college work into busy people’s schedules.
    Midterm class offering is yet another option for busy adults who want to continue their education.
    The good news is that it’s not too late.

  • Uniform

    Air Force Airman 1st Class Cathy J. Chasteen graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
    Chasteen completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • School Menus

    BREAKFAST
    ST. EDWARD SCHOOL
    MONDAY: No School.
    TUESDAY: Mini cinnis or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    WEDNESDAY: Breakfast pizza or cereal and yogurt, juice or fruit, choice of milk.
    THURSDAY: Mini pancakes, strawberry splash or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.
    FRIDAY: Scrambled egg patty on biscuit or cereal and yogurt, fruit, choice of milk.

    ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
    MONDAY: Biscuit with gravy, sausage patty or cereal with toast, fruit, variety of milk and juice.

  • Former student guest of St. Edward School during National Catholic Schools Week

    St. Edward School celebrated the opening of Catholic Schools Week with a guest speaker. Shannon Hunt shared personal experiences while attending St. Edward School (1986-1995) with parishioners, parents, grandparents and friends of St. Edward Sunday morning.  After Mass, Hunt revisited former classrooms and classmates while enjoying coffee and homemade coffee cakes in Brinker Hall.

  • HCHS Speech Team
  • Honor band performance cancelled due to weather

    Four young men from the Harrison County High School Band were selected to represent HCHS in the KMEA District 7 All-District Band.  
    They were chosen through a live audition from over 600 applicants from the central Kentucky area.  
    Senior trumpeter Stephen Yarnell was selected for the second year in a row to the top honor band, the Symphonic Band.  
    Junior trombonist Christopher Mashburn was also selected for a second time as a member of the Concert Band.  

  • Academic briefs

    BARNETT
    University of Pikeville President Dr. James Hurley has announced that Wesley G. Barnett of Cynthiana has been named to the President’s List for the fall 2014 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, students must be a full-time student and receive a grade point average of 4.0.

    WIGGINS
    Cynthiana resident Brooklin Wiggins has been named to Fall 2014 Dean’s List at Berea College. A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

  • Burley Tobacco Growers Cooperative announces 2015 Scholarship

    The Burley Tobacco Growers Cooperative Association (BTGCA) announces that the 2015 BTGCA Scholarship applications are now being accepted.
    The Burley Tobacco Growers Cooperative will award ten $2,000 scholarships to students for the 2015-2016 school years. It is a great way for our organization to help our farm families as they work to provide educational opportunities to their children.