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Education

  • Several local Western Kentucky students named to dean's and president's list

    Several local students were recently named to the Western Kentucky University dean’s and president’s list.
    Students making the Dean’s List have a grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 in a 4.0 scale. Students on the President’s List have GPAs of 3.8 to 4.0 and are indicated by an asterisk.
    To be eligible for the either list, students must have at least 12 hours of coursework that semester.
    Local students recognized were:

  • TES perfect attendance

    The following Taylorsville Elementary School students had perfect attendance in December:

    Ms. Santo
    Alexis Barrick, Abbigail Boarders, Noah Campbell, Tylan Haydon, Emma Mattingly, Boston McClain, Alexander Peterman, Silas Tackett, Grayson Tipton.

    Ms. Sztanya
    Christian Davis, Cali Hornback, Clinton Hutchingson, Abigail Linger, Lucas Martin, Sydney Smith, Jonathan Struck, Joshua Taylor, Aiden Thacker, Akira Vires.

  • Spencer County Schools releases draft calendar for 2014-15 school year

    The 2014-15 Spencer County Schools Calendar Committee has prepared a 2014-15 Draft Calendar. The school district asks that any comments be provided to to Diana Thomas via e-mail at Diana.Thomas@spencer.kyschools.us no later than Jan. 22.

  • CU announces fall 2013 honors

    Campbellsville University Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Frank Cheatham recently announced the academic honors list for the fall 2013 semester.
    The academic honors list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester with a course load of at least 12 hours. The fall 2013 academic honors list includes a total of 607 students, with 229 named to the president’s list for achieving a 4.0 grade point average, and 378 named to the dean’s list for achieving a 3.5 to 3.99 GPA.

  • Daugherty named to honors list at Graceland

    The honor roll lists for Graceland University’s 2013 Fall Term have been announced and Kenna Daugherty of Fisherville has been named to the honors list. Graceland commends Kenna and all students who have devoted their efforts and talents to their academic success, according to a news release.
    Students with a perfect 4.0 grade point average are named to the president’s list. Students with a GPA between 3.65 and 3.99 are named to the honors list. Students with a GPA between 3.25 and 3.64 are named to the dean’s list.

  • Knapper named to president’s list

    Gregory Knapper of Taylorsville was named to the president’s list in the Advantage program at Mid-Continent University. He is a member of the Louisville 19 Cohort.
    To achieve president’s list honors, students must maintain a 4.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale term.

  • Karrer earns master’s from U of L

    Brandy Renee Karrer, daughter of Donnie and Sandy Lucas and David Hardin, all of Taylorsville, graduated with a Master of Arts in teaching from the University of Louisville on Dec. 19, 2013 at the KFC Yum Center. Brandy is the wife of Jason and mother of Makayla and Blake.
    Brandy is a 1996 graduate of Spencer County High School. 

  • December Students of the Month for TES

    Hunter Stump, Bobby Joe Harris, Macy Nation, Cameron Doggette, Alyssa Hitch and Dustin Chesser were selected as students of the month for December at Taylorsville Elementary School.

  • Taylorsville Elementary announces honor roll for 2nd nine weeks

    Principals Honor Roll
    All “A”
    2nd 9 Weeks

    Ms. Buynak
    Gabriel Bowling, Sydney Druin, Justin Kendrick, Braydon Kessinger, Annie Riggs, Taylor Rogers, Sadie Steele, Alexandria Wheatley.

    Ms. Martin
    Jaxon Beckham, Andrew Gibson, Stephen Perry, George Summitt, Andrea Tackett, Jude Taylor, Trish Vires, Shawn Wright.

    Ms. Tackett
    Kali Coleman, Wade Hutt, Jacob Maddox, Teddi Parks, Libby VonKalben.

  • PHOTOS: Young authors share their work

    Spencer County Elementary School fifth graders from Mrs. Penrod’s class recently shared some of their own stories with kindergarten students at the school. The fifth grade students composed the stories through the writing process and, according to school counselor Ashley Phillips, were excited to be published authors. ‘They enjoyed having the opportunity to share their work with others,’ Phillips said.