By: Andrew Phillips –Rockcastle County FFA Chapter Reporter
During the week of July 1-5, the Rockcastle FFA Chapter attended the Kentucky Leadership Training Center (LTC) located in Hardinsburg Ky. There was a total of 14 members present (Destiny Adams, Ashley Brenda, Kaylan Bullock, Riley Childress, Kyle Coffey, Jacob Lopez, Journey McGuire, Holly Miller, Camden Mink,… Continue Reading Rockcastle FFA Chapter Attends Kentucky FFA Leadership Training
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Over the past couple of weeks, students in Mr. Williams’ 8th grade Green Architecture class at RCMS have been working in teams to construct a wooden shed using a 3/4″=1′ scale. While completing this project students were required to interpret architectural plans and apply building construction concepts.
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Rockcastle County Agriculture Department Greenhouse Sales Dates and Times:
April 24-28 (3-4:30 pm)
May 1- 5 (3-4:30 pm)
May 6 (8-12 pm)
May 8-10 (3-4:30 pm)
May 11 (Closed for Graduation)
May 12 (12-4:30 pm)
May 13 (8-12 pm)
RCHS FFA Greenhouse Price List
We appreciate your support! Shop us first!
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Lexington, Ky. (Thursday, June 9, 2016/Kentucky FFA Association) James Clay Ballinger of the Rockcastle County FFA was named the State Star Farmer at the Kentucky FFA State Convention today in Lexington. Ballinger was selected from among 444 State FFA Degree candidates for the organizations most prestigious award. James Clay is the first Kentucky FFA Association Star… Continue Reading KY FFA Association Names Rockcastle FFA Member KY Star Farmer
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Lexington, Kentucky –
June 9, 2016 – James Clay Ballinger was elected to serve as the 2016-2017 Kentucky River State Vice President for the Kentucky FFA Association today in Lexington. James Clay is the son of James and Carrie Ballinger of McKee. He is a member of the Rockcastle County FFA chapter.
James Clay was one… Continue Reading KY FFA Association Selects Rockcastle FFA Member to Serve as State Officer
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On June 7th, 8th, and 9th the Rockcastle County FFA Chapter traveled to Lexington to compete at the 87th State FFA Convention. The chapter had several teams and individuals compete in various competitions.
In the team contests Rockcastle County FFA competed and excelled. The Varsity Parliamentary Procedure Team placed 3rd. Team members were: President- David… Continue Reading Rockcastle County Attends Kentucky FFA State Convention
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The high school agriculture department would like to invite everyone to visit our greenhouse, located behind the high school in support of our agriculture department. The list of plants available, as well as our hours are listed in the document below. Thank you for your support.
RCHS Horticulture Greenhouse List
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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Jeff Hayes, agricultural educator at Rockcastle County High School in Mount Vernon, Ky. has been selected as the 2013 Kentucky winner of the Outstanding Agricultural Education Teacher award given by the National Association of Agricultural Educators.
Outstanding Agricultural Education Teacher award winners are agricultural educators who are at the pinnacle of their… Continue Reading Jeff Hayes Selected as 2013 KY Winner of the Outstanding Agricultural Education Teacher
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