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Concord Student Wins KSP Poster Contest
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 6:25 PM
On Tuesday, April 22, the Kentucky State Police honored the winning student artist for the National ‘Missing Children’s Day’ poster contest, co-sponsored by the Department of Justice (DOJ) in Washington, D.C. The contest is an annual event that encourages fifth grade students from across the country to design posters depicting the importance of bringing missing children ...
MSU Transfer Staff at Mid-Continent Today
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:58 PM
Murray State University will host an open house for incoming freshmen, transfer students and graduate students today in Mayfield. The event is set for Thursday from 4-7 pm in the Community Room at the West Kentucky Rural Electric office located at 1218 West Broadway in Mayfield. MSU admissions, financial aid and scholarship representatives will be on hand to share information and ...
Graves Students Excel at State FBLA Conference
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 7:00 AM
The Graves County High School chapter of Future Business Leaders of America recently participated in the organization's state leadership conference in Louisville. These students placed in competition in their events: first place: Mitchell McClure and Mitul Ahmed-Mobile Application Development; second place: Audrie Lamb-Public Speaking I and Eric Vogt-Mr. FBLA; third place: Tyler Adams, Lindsey ...
Graves' Johnson Honored for State Archery Title
Monday, April 21, 2014 8:21 AM
Graves County High School student-athlete Dustin Johnson recently won the Kentucky High School Athletic Association individual state archery championship in Louisville. He scored 298 out of a possible 300 points. GCHS athletic director Doug Gloyd says, "This is a huge accomplishment, as this is our second year with an archery program!" Johnson was honored at the Graves County ...
Shankle Wins Statewide Information Tech Award
Monday, April 21, 2014 7:59 AM
Graves County High School student Melissa Shankle recently was selected as a Kentucky winner of the National Center for Women and Information Technology Award. It honors young women at the high school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Shankle is a student in teacher Jim Whitaker's Advanced Placement computer science course. She is one of several students ...
Graves High Bowler Honored at School Board Meeting
Monday, April 21, 2014 7:44 AM
Graves County High School senior bowler Kelsey Latta has been named to the "Outstanding Senior" class in her sport. The Kentucky High School Coaches Association has issued 22 "Outstanding Senior" awards this year in a variety of sports. Latta has won the Kentucky High School Athletics Association's Region 1 singles championship three consecutive years. She has led the Graves County ...
Tilghman Juniors Selected for Governor's Scholars
Sunday, April 20, 2014 8:00 AM
Paducah Tilghman juniors Karlee Humphrey and Anne Lasher have been chosen as scholars, and junior Molly Thompson has been chosen as an alternate in the 2014 Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program. The Governor's Scholars Program is a prestigious five week summer program that is limited to 1,000 of the state's most outstanding students. Established in 1983, the program provides academic and ...
New SIU President Dunn to Start Next Month
Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:24 PM
Southern Illinois University officials say the school's incoming president will begin work May 1. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports Randy Dunn's start date is about two months earlier than what was initially expected. His early arrival means retiring president Glenn Poshard will also step down next month. Dunn had been set to start work July 1, the day after ...
WKCTC Offers Microsoft Excel Classes in May
Saturday, April 12, 2014 10:11 PM
West Kentucky Community and Technical College is offering Microsoft Excel 2010 classes beginning May 8. Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners will cover basic skills for individuals just starting to use spreadsheet program. The three-week class will be held Thursday evenings on May 8, 15 and 22 from 6-8 pm in the Emerging Technology Center, Room 112. The course cost is $95. Course topics ...
April: 1st Annual Homeschooler's Month at LBL
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 6:18 PM
All educators are invited to plan a learning experience outdoors during the 1st ever Homeschooler’s Month across Land Between The Lakes (LBL). Plan a field trip to Land Between The Lakes to use the outdoors as your classroom anytime; this new program in April offers a passport of learning. Pick up your “Land Between The Lakes Explorers Passport” during April at ...
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