Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

Brooke Castle Selected for All Tournament Volleyball Team

Brooke Castle

Rockcastle County High School Senior Brooke Castle was selected for the 12th Region All Tournament Team in volleyball. Brooke has played volleyball all four years of high school. Congratulations, Brooke!

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Marching Rockets Advance to State Championships

Band

This past Saturday the Marching Rockets performed at Bourbon County High School in the KMEA Class AAA East Quarterfinals competition and were one of the top 8 bands to advance to the KMEA State Marching Band Championship to be held Saturday October 27th.   The Rockets will be performing at Boyle Co. High School at 11:15… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Advance to State Championships

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EKU Cadet Stakes Raider Competition

Raider Competition

Twenty-seven Cadets from the RCHS Raider team competed in the EKU Cadet Stakes competition September 29th. The competition consisted of six events starting with a Modified Physical Fitness Test (MPFT), then a one-rope-bridge, grenade toss, boat relay race, litter relay race, and a mystery event.

The Modified Physical Fitness Test is an Army physical fitness… Continue Reading EKU Cadet Stakes Raider Competition

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Marching Rockets Win 1st Place at Corbin Marching Invitational

Corbin Contest

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2018 Corbin Redhound Marching Invitational on Saturday September 29th.  The band received 1st place in Class AAA competition as well as Best Percussion and Best Colorguard.  The RCHS Band Booster Parent  Pit Crew  were awarded Best Pit Crew of the competition as well.   The… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Win 1st Place at Corbin Marching Invitational

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Rockcastle FFA Attends 2018 KY State Fair

State Fair 2018

During the week of August 12-18 many Rockcastle FFA members attended and competed at the 2018 Kentucky State Fair, located in Louisville, Kentucky.  Many different members and teams competed during the week, and all were successful. Senior officer Hope Holbrook lead a heifer in the Dairy Holding event and placed in the top 12. Sophomore… Continue Reading Rockcastle FFA Attends 2018 KY State Fair

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Mya Hunt Receives Scholarship from 1st Annual Singing Bird Music Camp

Mya Hunt

RCMS student, Mya Hunt received a scholarship from the 1st Annual Singing Bird Music Camp.  Singing Music School is a musical school that is building an Appalachian community music gathering where all people can enjoy music together and learn from each other. Musicians Belle Jackson, Donna Lamb and Sam Gleaves got together and said, “There ought to… Continue Reading Mya Hunt Receives Scholarship from 1st Annual Singing Bird Music Camp

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Sweet Elected As Kentucky FFA Secretary

Lexington, Kentucky – June 7, 2018

Trevor Sweet was elected to serve as the 2018-2019 Kentucky FFA Secretary.  Trevor is the son of Tim and Jenny Sweet of Mount Vernon.  He is a member of the Rockcastle County FFA chapter where his advisor is Jeff Hayes.

Trevor was one of 23 candidates who ran for… Continue Reading Sweet Elected As Kentucky FFA Secretary

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Taylor Selected as Outstanding Technology Student

Megan Taylor

Megan Taylor, 2018 Rockcastle County High School graduate, was the recipient of the Outstanding Technology Student Award presented by the Central Kentucky Association of School Librarians (CKASL) at their recent meeting at Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington.  Presenting Megan her certificate is Leslee Stewart, CKASL President.  Megan was nominated by her librarian, Janet Wells,… Continue Reading Taylor Selected as Outstanding Technology Student

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RCHS Seniors Awarded Abby Langford Scholarship

Congratulations to RCHS seniors Julie Cox and Jackson Cromer who were honored to receive the Abby Langford Memorial Scholarship,  Each student will receive $1,000 to help with their college expenses.  The scholarship is in memory of Rockcastle student Abby Langford who passed away in 2016 after a battle with cancer.  Pictured with Julie and Jackson… Continue Reading RCHS Seniors Awarded Abby Langford Scholarship

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Community Scholarships Presented to RCHS Seniors

2018 Community Scholarships

The Kiwanis Club of Rockcastle County, Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce and Cruise in the Valley Car Show Committee awarded scholarships to five deserving RCHS Seniors for their dedication and service to our community. Congratulations to these students on their accomplishments and best of luck in your future endeavors!

  • Kiwanis Scholarship Recipient: Emily Deubel and Rebekah… Continue Reading Community Scholarships Presented to RCHS Seniors
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