Tag: civil war

Nov 01 2017

JROTC Cadets Serve at Wildcat Mountain

JROTC at Camp Wildcat

A group of cadets participated in a community service event at the Civil War Reenactment during the weekend of October 20-22, 2017. Henry Smith, the Operations Officer from the Laurel Home Guard, has said on numerous occasions that, without help from the Rocket Battalion JROTC it would be hard to host Camp Wildcat to the… Continue Reading JROTC Cadets Serve at Wildcat Mountain

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Oct 18 2016

Mt. Vernon Message October 18, 2016

Academic Team practices each Tuesday from 3:00 until 4:30. Hooked on Reading Program for 1st and 2nd grades is each Thursday from 3:00 until 4:30. Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled for October 27 from 4:00 until 6:00. Mrs. Kathy’s, Mrs. Kaci’s, and Mrs. Robin’s first grade classes enjoyed a visit from the KY Derby Museum in… Continue Reading Mt. Vernon Message October 18, 2016

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Oct 26 2015

JROTC Volunteers at Wildcat Mountain Civil War Reenactment

On the weekend of October 17th and 18th a group of cadets from the Rockcastle County High School JROTC Rocket Battalion went to The Wildcat Mountain Civil War Reenactment Battlefield to participate in a community service event. Each cadet had a different job and contributed differently during this event. The group of cadets sectioned off… Continue Reading JROTC Volunteers at Wildcat Mountain Civil War Reenactment

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Oct 19 2015

News from Mt. Vernon Elementary

Archery practice is each Monday from 3:15 until 4:55. Brownies (2nd & 3rd Grades) will meet each Wednesday from 3:10 until 4:30. Daisies (K & 1st Grades) will meet on Thursday October 22 from 3:30 until 4:30. Stop World Hunger Beef Stew Drive will be Monday, October 19-Friday, October 23. Red Ribbon Week begins county-wide… Continue Reading News from Mt. Vernon Elementary

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Nov 05 2014

BES 5th Grade Visits Camp Wildcat

The fifth grade at BES visited Camp Wildcat on October 17th. Students listened to presenters talk about what life was like during the Civil War. They saw demonstrations on doll making, cannons, riflery, and met famous characters, such as Robert E. Lee. We send a great big thank you to all that presented and made… Continue Reading BES 5th Grade Visits Camp Wildcat

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Oct 27 2014

RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

On October 17, 2014, Mrs. Hurst’s and Mrs. Burdett’s fifth grade classes went to Wildcat Mountain. We went to all kinds of different stations.  Some of the things we learned are that the artillery used small to big cannons and that both Union and Confederate sides had women spies.  One famous Union spy was Sarah… Continue Reading RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

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Oct 31 2013

RES Students Visit Wildcat Mountain

On Friday October 18th, fifth graders from Roundstone Elementary took a field trip to Wildcat Mountain. It was very fun and educational. We learned how to make rag dolls. It was interesting for some of us to watch the nice lady make rag dolls because it educates you on what little kids played with during… Continue Reading RES Students Visit Wildcat Mountain

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