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Education

  • School Menus for Jan. 27-31

    Campbellsville Independent

    Jan. 27-31

    Monday - Chicken tenders, hash brown, peas and carrots, mandarin oranges, fruit and milk.

    Tuesday - Pork roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, pinto beans, fruit cocktail, roll, fruit and milk.

    Wednesday - Cheese pizza, garden salad with tomato, corn on the cob, peaches, fruit and milk.

    Thursday - Chili, cheese slice, baby carrots, diced pears, sidekick smoothies, fruit and milk.

  • Raffle raises money for Taylor County schools

     

    April Melton was the winner of a 70-inch television donated by Maurice and Theresa Coppock of Coppock Appliance and Electronics to support Taylor County Schools.

    More than $16,000 was raised and will be used to help students lease iPads to enhance their education. Q-104/K-Country also sponsored the event, which is in its second year and has become an integral part of the iPad Project at Taylor County Schools.

  • Students named to CU president's list, dean's lists

    Drew Tucker

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Frank Cheatham recently announced the university's academic honors list for the fall 2013 semester.

  • TCMS announces honor roll

    Taylor County Middle School recently released its honor roll for the second nine weeks. Those listed follow.

    Sixth Grade

  • Company buys head start building

    What once was a place of learning will soon become a place to repair computers.

    Campbellsville School Board members voted on Monday night to sell their former head start building, located on West Main Street next to Dairy Queen, to PC Solutions Plus for $125,000.

    Campbellsville Superintendent Mike Deaton said Kentucky Department of Education officials had to give their approval to the selling price, since it's below the appraised value of the property, which he says stands at $130,000.

  • School Menus for Jan. 20-24

    Campbellsville Independent

    Jan. 20-24

    Monday - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. No school.

    Tuesday - Spaghetti with meat sauce, sweet peas, diced pears, garlic bread, fruit and milk.

    Wednesday - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, green beans, fruit cocktail, fruit and milk.

    Thursday - Chicken noodle soup, grilled cheese, salad with ranch dressing, pineapple tidbits, fruit and milk.

  • KCA receives $100,000 donation

     

    Kentucky Christian Academy was recently given a $100,000 donation from Somerset businessman Ward Correll.

    The donation will be used to help pay for KCA's new school, which is estimated to cost $1.5 million.

    From left are KCA board chair Matt Falls, Correll and Hilda Legg. Legg, who was raised in Taylor County, recently connected Falls with Correll in hopes that Correll might donate money to help build the new KCA school.

  • Cheatham to retire from CU

     

    Joan C. McKinney

    Drew Tucker

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University's Dr. Frank Cheatham, senior vice president for academic affairs and professor of math and computer science, is retiring after 40 1/2 years of service. The announcement was made on Monday, Jan. 6, in a meeting of the entire faculty in CU's Winters Dining Hall.

  • TCES choir performs 60s classics

     

    Taylor County Elementary School's Cardinal Chorus performed classic songs from the 1960s recently for its fall/winter performance.

  • Fifty graduates honored at CU pinning ceremony

     

    Drew Tucker

    Campbellsville University

    Fifty graduates from three allied health programs offered through Campbellsville University's Virginia Ponser Flanagan Technology Training Center were honored in a recent ceremony at Ransdell Chapel.

    The graduates are from the clinical medical assistant, pharmacy technician and phlebotomy technician medical programs.