The Estill County FFA recently received funds from the Kentucky FFA Foundation as their portion of the $10 voluntary contribution that Estill County residents paid when renewing their farm license plates. The funds generated in Estill County are split equally between the FFA, 4H, and Kentucky Proud to promote agricultural education and agricultural products in […]
Christian Harkins and Laura Benton have been selected to represent Estill County High School at the 2017 National Student Leadership Academy in Washington D.C. This by-invitation-only event offers students from throughout the United States a chance to experience the capital city and learn from diverse national leaders. The organization through which this conference operates is […]
By LINDSEY WOOD CV&T Reporter Middle school basketball players are on the floor, the student section cheers from the stands, and the Estill Pep band rocks the rafters with the Estill fight song. The annual community-wide pep rally dubbed “Excite Night” was again hosted at Estill County High School in preparation for basketball season. The […]
Jacob McGee, third from the left, received the NSF Internationals only award. McGee is an EKU student from Irvine. RICHMOND, Ky. – Three Eastern Kentucky University students from the Department of Environmental Health Science were recognized at the 81st National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) Annual Education Conference and Exposition. Only five students receive student research […]
Landyn Baskin The Estill County Middle School Youth Services Center Student of the Week is Landyn Baskin, the son of Rick and Brandy Raider. Landyn Baskin is currently in the 8th grade and enjoys playing baseball and basketball. Students receiving this recognition are nominated by staff members at the Estill County Middle School for […]
Bonny Jean Caudill The Estill County Middle School Youth Services Center Student of the Week is Bonny Jean Caudill. She is the daughter of William and Bonny Caudill. Bonny Jean is currently in the sixth grade and enjoys playing her clarinet in the band and cheerleading. Students receiving this recognition are nominated by staff […]
Photos by Lisa Bicknell Elementary schools West Irvine Elementary and estill Springs partnered up for a fall carnival at the Estill County Fairgrounds on Friday night.
The Estill County Middle School Youth Services Center Student of the Week is Tanner Seales, the son of Tim and Nelena Seales. Tanner is currently in the 8th grade and enjoys baseball, playing outside, and playing video games. Students receiving this recognition are nominated by staff members at the Estill County Middle School for exemplary […]
Photos courtesy of Mike Flynn The Estill County Middle School Youth Services Center sponsored a family fun night on October 5, 2017. During the evening, families enjoyed sharing a meal before creating their very own jack o’ lantern designs. Pictured are some of the families and their creations.
These middle and high school students are now on the attendance “Wall of Fame.” They all maintained an attendance rate of 99.5 percent or better throughput the 2016-2017 school year. Director of pupil personnel Dickie Arthur congratulated the students and said, “Keep up the good work!”