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Carhartt’s Irvine Supply Chain Operations Center hosted a different type of “Day of Giving” last Friday as employees of that facility volunteered their time and attention to needs around the county. The day kicked off with lunch and a welcome message at the center on June 10, then volunteers scattered to one of several destinations […]
For the second year in a row,the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science earned second place in the Kentucky State Envirothon Competition, scoring the highest overall on both the Wildlife and Aquatics exams. Forty-two teams from across the Commonwealth participated in the esteemed competition. Members of The Gatton Academy’s team include: * […]
On Wednesday, June 8, eight FFA members traveled to Lexington, KY to compete in the state agriscience fair competition. Each student developed a science project that had an agricultural spin. The students had to create an experiment, develop a hypothesis, and then actually conduct the experiment. The students presented their research and findings at the […]
“This is it. This is the year,” said Timbre McCoy, president of the class of 2016, in her charge to the class during Wednesday night’s graduation. McCoy kept her classmates laughing through tears with her remarks, as she recalled their journey through the Estill County school system. The graduation ceremony took place outside on […]