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Four Die On Kentucky Roadways Last Week (Jan. 28 through Feb. 3)

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 4th, 2013

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(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – Preliminary statistics* indicate that four people died in four separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, Jan. 28 through Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. Two single-fatality, motor vehicle crashes occurred in Floyd County. One of the victims was not wearing a seat belt. […]

Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Only Three Days Away

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 4th, 2013

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In three days, communities in nine states will take part in the third annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut multi-state earthquake drill, coordinated by the Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium (CUSEC). The ShakeOut is scheduled for February 7, 2013 at 10:15a.m. During the drill, millions of people […]

Lawmakers Try Again to Keep KY Kids from Dropping Out

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 4th, 2013

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – Kentucky state lawmaker Jeff Greer has tried before, without success, to raise Kentucky’s high school dropout age, but he’s ready to give it another try as legislators return to Frankfort. Currently, the age at which a Kentucky teenager is legally allowed to […]

The Hawks Chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 4th, 2013

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   East Heights Elementary students were inducted into “The Hawks Chapter of the National Elementary Honor Society” during a special ceremony on Tuesday, January 22, 2013. This is the second group inducted into their local chapter. The first group joined in 2012. The following students […]

Henderson County Schools Fall 2012 Testing Results

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 1st, 2013

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    During September 2012, all Henderson County Schools eighth (8th) and tenth (10th) graders took tests from the ACT series as part of the Kentucky Assessment program. Eighth graders took the EXPLORE test while sophomores took the PLAN test. The EXPLORE test is the […]