• Outstanding in his field: Chapter 3

    When Mr. Tom told us he couldn’t return us to our parents, my spirit sank. “I’d love to return you, but I’ve got a big load to retrieve from a packing plant!” he said. “It’s in the opposite direction from your parents’ house. We’re already several hours away from Grover’s. If I take you back to Grover’s, I’ll miss my deadline and lose that plant’s business.”

  • PHOTOS: Inside-out day

    Spencer County Elementary School celebrated Inside-Out day last Wednesday. Students wore their clothes inside-out as an encouragement to attend school on high attendance day. Students were excited to show off their silly fashions, SCES Counselor Ashley Phillips said.

  • Outstanding in his field: Chapter 2

    This land is your land, this land is my land. From California to the …

  • PHOTOS: SCHS career fair

    Spencer County High School hosted a career fair for students on Monday with numerous employers and colleges in attendance.

  • Shelburne completes PEPP

    Leah Shelburne, Spencer County High School senior, was one of the 43 Kentucky high school students from 24 counties across the region that recently completed the annual Professional Education Preparation Program (PEPP) at the University of Pikeville’s Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine. This two-week residential program provides high school students with an opportunity to learn about the medical profession.

  • Stout named to provost’s list at Lipscomb

    Taylorsville student Megan Stout was recently named to the provost’s list at Lipscomb University.
    To be named to the provost’s list, students must make perfect grades for the semester while taking at least 12 credit hours.

  • Outstanding in his field: Chapter 1

    “Dogwood, what have you done?” Dad asked as he cleaned green beans off the ceiling fan while Mom wiped mashed potatoes out of my sister Chloe’s hair. “I’m sorry, Dad,” I said after swallowing some baked chicken, “but when Chloe said ‘food fight,’ I had to throw something.”

  • Brown named to dean’s list at Georgia Tech

    Sarah Brown of Taylorsville made the dean’s list for spring semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 3.0 or higher academic average for the semester.

  • Teacher has a giving heart, helping hand

    By Ed Curry | Special to The Spencer Magnet
    Spencer County High School has been out for summer break, but for one teacher, Amanda Bruce, who teaches children with moderate to severe disabilities, it’s a year-round job.

  • Griebenow graduates, heads to Ohio State

    Zachary Hayes Griebenow graduated from his homeschool program June 15, 2013. The ceremony was held at his home on Bluegrass Acres Road with family and friends present to celebrate.
    He will attend Ohio State University in Columbus this fall as a Buckeye Scholar. He also was awarded the provost scholarship and college and department scholarships. He plans to study entomology.