BMHS Hosting Graduated Licensing Classes July 19
By WestKyStar Staff
BARLOW, KY - Jeff Dunn will conduct graduated licensing classes at Ballard Memorial High School on Friday, July 19, beginning at 1 pm. The class will be held in Room 211 of the school at 3561 Paducah Road in Barlow (Lindsay Allen’s room).

Students with driving permits should receive a letter about the class; that is their registration ticket. Students should bring their permits and another photo ID to the class.

For more information about this class, please contact Dunn at, or call the Kentucky Department of Transportation at 502-564-6800, ext. 1.

Permit tests in Ballard County are given on the first, third and fifth Tuesday of every month, starting at 8:30 am at the Circuit Clerk’s office at the courthouse in Wickliffe. No appointment is needed.

Students must have the following in order to take the test:
•A parent/guardian must be with them.
•Social security card
•Birth certificate
•School Compliance Verification form (this may be obtained from BMHS guidance counselor Leslee Davis prior to the day of the test)
•$12 (if test is passed)

Driving tests also are given the first, third and fifth Tuesday of every month. Students must call the clerk’s office at 335-5123 and make an appointment to take the driving test. Students must have the following in order to take the test:

•Proof of insurance for the car in which they are taking the test
•Completed driving log
•Valid permit
•Proof of completion of the 4-hour driving class

For more information about Kentucky’s graduated licensing law, please visit This website also provides an online permit manual and practice driving log sheets.

Published 04:43 PM, Monday Jul. 01, 2013
Updated 04:46 PM, Monday Jul. 01, 2013