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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 11 2017

RCHS JROTC Competes in Raider & Drill Competition

Twenty-three Rockcastle County High School JROTC Cadets traveled to Whitley County High School on October 7, 2017 to compete in their Raider and Drill Competition.  The team was highly motivated performing their best on each event. The competition consisted of eight events: obstacle course, pioneer gauntlet, rope bridge, academic test, color guard, mile run, archery,… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Competes in Raider & Drill Competition

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Oct 03 2017

Rockcastle Raider Teams Completes in Challenge Competition

Eighteen Rockcastle Raider Team Cadets traveled to Clay County High School on September 30, 2017, for their Raider Challenge Competition.  The team was highly motivated performing their best on each event. The competition consisted of five events: B-Bails (Mountain Course), One Rope Bridge, Tug-o-War, Obstacle Course, and the Mystery Event. On each event, the team… Continue Reading Rockcastle Raider Teams Completes in Challenge Competition

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Jun 19 2017

Junior Cadet Leadership Camp 2017

On May 27th through May 31st, 12 JROTC cadets from Rockcastle County High School attended Junior Cadet Leadership Camp (JCLC) at the Bluegrass Army Depot. All our Cadets pushed themselves to the limit and were successful in all activities. The cadets that attended were:  Clare Beichler, Shawna Mink, Aleya Powell, Billy Boggs, Chanler Cole, Jordan… Continue Reading Junior Cadet Leadership Camp 2017

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May 12 2017

JROTC Flag Raising Ceremony at American SourceCorp

On May 12, 2017 five cadets, Charles Kuntz, Aleya Powell, Paige Fowler, Sebastian Poynter, and Chanler Cole, from the Rockcastle County High School JROTC program performed a Flag Raising Ceremony at American SourceCorp in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky. The cadets marched to the flagpole and presented the folded flag to three of the veterans also attending… Continue Reading JROTC Flag Raising Ceremony at American SourceCorp

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Mar 28 2017

Rockcastle JROTC Dining-In

By: CDT 1LT Ryan Martin Rockcastle County JROTC held their first annual Dining-In on Friday, March 24th. The event consisted of a tribute to the US Military Forces, a dinner catered by Limestone Grill, a tribute to the seniors and their parents, a slideshow reviewing the many events of the past year and a special… Continue Reading Rockcastle JROTC Dining-In

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Jan 18 2017

Annual Sgt. York Drill Meet

The Rocket Battalion Drill Team competed in the Annual Sgt. York Drill Meet in Jamestown, Tennessee. Rockcastle competed in two color guards, platoon and squad drill, IDR, academic team, and squad inspection. The Academic Team placed third in their category, and Cadet Chanler Cole placed sixth overall in event-wide IDR competition. The participating cadets are… Continue Reading Annual Sgt. York Drill Meet

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Oct 24 2016

Clay County JROTC Raider Competition

By: CDT 2LT Ryan Martin The Mighty Rocket Battalion competed in a raider competition in Clay County on Saturday, October 22nd. Approximately 20 teams from various schools around Kentucky participated, including two teams, A and B, from the Rocket Battalion. The competition consisted of numerous challenging events, including Tug-of-War, Rope Bridge, a field obstacle course,… Continue Reading Clay County JROTC Raider Competition

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Oct 11 2016

Whitley County Raider/Colorguard Competitions

By: CDT 2LT Ryan Martin The Rockcastle County Rocket Battalion Raider and Drill teams competed in the Whitley County Raider/Colorguard Competition this past weekend on Saturday, October 8th. The Drill Team competed in the areas of Squad Drill, Color Guard, and Academic Team, the two former consisting of the graded execution of a predetermined sequence of… Continue Reading Whitley County Raider/Colorguard Competitions

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Sep 21 2016

Estill County JROTC Raider Event

By Ryan Martin The Rockcastle County High School JROTC Raider Team competed in the 3rd Annual Spartan Crucible Competition in Estill County on Saturday, September 10th, 2016. Seven teams from around the state competed in the event, with each team consisting of ten cadets and three alternatives, with a minimum of two female cadets on… Continue Reading Estill County JROTC Raider Event

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