By LISA BICKNELL CV&T News Editor Beneath a gray sky that reflected the somber mood of the occasion, Ravenna officials, members of the American Legion and ordinary citizens gathered to honor the service of veterans to their nation and their communities. Mayor Estine Tipton and Ravenna Councilwoman Beverly Thompson both spoke of the great number […]
By LISA BICKNELL CV&T News Editor When the Estill County Marching Engineers were named division 2A state champs on a damp Halloween night, director Jason Bowles said he didn’t get too excited at the time. “I actually felt nothing,” he said. “I guess I had prepared myself for the worst.” The Engineers were fortunate to […]
By KaLeigh Underwood South Irvine Pre-K welcomed six veterans to their school on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. The veterans read a book to each of the seven kindergarten classes at the school. Donald Richardson told the students about his six year experience with the military. After basic training, he worked in crash and rescue in […]
During the week of October 26- 30, students and faculty participated in Red Ribbon Week at Estill County High School. The event was sponsored by Family, Career and Community Leaders of America and the Family Resource Center. There was a theme each day and everyone that participated received something such as earbuds or key chains. […]
The Estill County Middle School Youth Services Center Student of the Week is Wesley Phillips. Wesley is the son of Richele and Kelvin Phillips, and he is in the 8th grade. Wesley said he enjoys squirrel hunting, welding, playing video games, and working with his dad. Wesley was selected for putting forth great effort, having great manners, and being respectful.