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Education

  • CHS announces students with perfect attendance

     

    Campbellsville High School recently announced students with perfect attendance for the 2010-2011 school year. They are William Wright, Samantha McElroy, Malique Spaulding and A.J. Curry.Campbellsville High School recently announced students with perfect attendance for the 2010-2011 school year. They are William Wright, Samantha McElroy, Malique Spaulding and A.J. Curry.

  • Residents participate in Job Club

     

    Several Taylor County residents recently completed Experience Works' Job Club. Established in 1965, Experience Works is a national charitable community-based organization focused on meeting the training and employment needs of seniors 55 and older.

    The Month of May was celebrated as "Older American's Connecting with the Community."

    Participants from Taylor and Green County are, front, from left, Gloria Thompson, Roscoe Beard and Virginia Jones. Back: Shirley Shivley, Elizabeth Kirtley, Bobby Blakeman and Virginia Wilson.

  • Peers for Peace wins contest

     

    The Taylor County Middle School Peers for Peace club was recently awarded $500 and certificates for its winning entry in the 2011 Child Abuse Prevention Month Art/Banner Contest.

    The award was given by the Cabinet for Heath and Family Services and the Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky.

  • CES students visit capitol

     

    State Rep. Bam Carney, R-Campbellsville, at left, visited with fourth-grade students from Campbellsville Elementary School in Frankfort on May 20. The students' visit included a tour of the state capitol and legislative chambers.

  • CES honors STLP members

     

    Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored its third-grade Student Technology Leadership Program members. They are, front, Jewell Cox. From left, middle, Tristan Lopez, Taliyah Hazelwood, Bailey Thompson, Emily Rodgers, Alexis Lambert, Savanna Brockman and Chloe Holt. Back: Ben Arachi, Kameron Smith, Patrick Walker, Gavin Johnson, Cole Kidwell and John Orberson.

  • CES honors STLP members

     

    Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored its fourth-grade Student Technology Leadership Program members. They are, from left, front, Elizabeth Sullivan, Piper Rucker, Tabitha Burress, Abbie Dicken, John Michael Netherland and Payton Reynolds. Back: Chaz Cave, Cody Cox, Brandon Tucker, Cristina Barrera, Nicolas Cowan and Casey Hardin.

  • TCES names Teacher of the Year

     

    Kim Shofner is the 2010-2011 Taylor County Elementary School Teacher of the Year. Shofner is pictured here with some of her second-grade students. Pictured are, from left, front, Rowan Warner, Alexis Williams, Jayden Sturgill, Taylor Whaley and April Haddock. Back: Julian Clifton, Joshua Ford, Trevor Vanover, Shofner, Tyran George and Anthony Grimes.

  • CU, LWC begin Operation Christmas Child project

     

    It may still be spring, but officials from Campbellsville University and Lindsey Wilson College met recently with members of Columbia Baptist Church to discuss plans for Operation Christmas Child.

    Last year, the two schools' freshman classes combined to collect 1,077 shoeboxes stuffed with toys, school supplies and personal hygiene items to be shipped to disadvantaged children around the world. This year, the two schools hope to exceed that number.

  • Looking for some fun this summer?

    Want to have some fun this summer? Come join the One World, Many Stories Summer Reading Program. And, yes, I mean fun ... reading for entertainment, no test on what you have read, just reading for the enjoyment of it, and finding new books that you might have never thought about reading before.

  • Chowning named president of Kentucky Political Science Association

     

    Joan C. McKinney

    Campbellsville University

    Campbellsville University will host the 2012 annual conference of the Kentucky Political Science Association next March. John Chowning will preside over the meeting.

    Chowning, CU's vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president, was recently elected president of the organization, which a statewide organization made up of professionals in the field of political science.