By: Lisa Bicknell Estill County Softball Engineer Emma Winkle continues to shine in her junior season on the mound. Last week, Winkle broke the single season strikeout record with 305, with two regular season games and a tournament still left to play in the season. Coach Lynn West said he was made […]
By: Lisa Bicknell Over the past hundred years, thousands of Estill County students have graduated from Eastern Kentucky University. Many of those graduates attended EKU to learn to become teachers. In fact, the college, named Eastern Kentucky State Normal School in the beginning, was created to educate one-room school teachers. They, in turn, would venture […]
Jacob Neal was recently honored for having nine years of perfect attendance. Since beginning preschool, he has not missed a day. His father, Travis “Rick” Neal, a single dad, has also not missed a day of driving Jacob back and forth to school, every single day.
Estill County Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided, at […]
photos by Lisa Bicknell Estill County High School students with the top 24 GPAs each introduced their pick of a teacher who has greatly impacted their lives. Below are the students’ names and the teachers they chose. Students Teachers Hannah Patrick Clay Baber Anna Smith […]