Right around a decade ago – yes, that makes me feel old; you’ll see why – if you had stumbled into Bell County High School, you could have seen yours truly as Alice in “Alice in Wonderland” or Helena in Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
Some of the nights spent rehearsing and putting together props are some of my best memories from my senior year of high school.
Andrew Temple was selected as the April Student of the Month at Spencer County High School. He was nominated by his Spanish teacher, Whitney Reno, for his outstanding improvements over the course of the last semester.
Timothy R. Amyx of Taylorsville received a Bachelor of Science degree from Mid-Continent University.
The university hosted its graduation ceremony on Saturday.
Mid-Continent University is a private, non-profit, Southern Baptist affiliated organization. MCU is regionally accredited and headquartered in Mayfield.
Brevard College in Brevard, N.C., recently named Michael Jonsson of Taylorsville to the honor roll for the spring semester of the 2012-2013 academic year.
To be eligible for the honor roll, students must be enrolled full-time and earn a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49 during the semester.
Two Taylorsville residents and one from Mount Eden graduated earlier this month from Campbellsville University.
Jarrad Lewis Mattingly of Taylorsville received a Bachelor of Science in worship arts.
Kayla Nicole Hood of Taylorsville received a bachelor of social work degree.
Jonathan Craig Edwards of Mount Eden received a Bachelor of Science in health education and physical education/primary-12.
William Shakespeare wasn’t around to experience the 1980s, but this weekend, Spencer County middle and high school drama students are mixing the decade known for big hair, bright colors and music with a play written 300 years earlier.
After three meetings full of questions and discussion about the City of Taylorsville’s budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year, the City Commission voted 4-1 Wednesday night to approve the budget as originally presented.
Commissioner Beverly Ingram voted against the budget, while Mayor Don Pay and commissioners Jack Proctor, Kathy Spears and Ellen Redmon voted in favor of it.