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Brodhead Kindergarten Derby

Brodhead Elementary Kindergarten students participated in their “Kindergarten Derby” on Friday, May 1st.  They have been studying about Kentucky and learning new things about their state.  The students got to paint a shirt with a horse on it for the race.  The winner of the “Brodhead Kindergarten Derby” was Harley McKinney.

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2014 SkillsUSA KY Welding Fabrication Competition

When long time welding fabrication chairman Karl Watson found out SkillsUSA KY was going to help the Active Heroes organization, he immediately offered assistance because of the value he places on the veterans of our nation. With this in mind, he created a grill project that would serve a useful purpose and set a goal… Continue Reading 2014 SkillsUSA KY Welding Fabrication Competition

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Local Students Perform in Disney’s “Jungle Book Kids”

The Spotlight Acting School in Richmond recently presented Disney’s “Jungle Book Kids” with children ages 4 to 11 from Madison, Rockcastle, Garrard, Estill and Fayette counties.  Directors Brandi Burchfield and Sarah Bucknam, along with musical director Letha Hembree and technical director Chad Hembree have worked with the young actors for the past several months preparing them… Continue Reading Local Students Perform in Disney’s “Jungle Book Kids”

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RATC Welding Students Represent Kentucky Career & Technical Education in Louisville

Rockcastle Area Technology Center students Koty Benge, Bryan King and Kayla Lovell were selected to represent all Kentucky and Indiana career and technical education welding programs. Twelve programs from across the two states came together to showcase projects, certifications, credentials, skills and leadership in the SkillsUSA program. They presented in front of The Louisville Mayor,… Continue Reading RATC Welding Students Represent Kentucky Career & Technical Education in Louisville

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Students Attend Kentucky Youth Conference

On November twenty fourth through the twenty sixth the Rockcastle County High School Y-Club participated in the Kentucky Youth Conference in Louisville. The Kentucky Youth Conference is a three day experiential learning conference where students participate in a simulation of the democratic processes of the Kentucky State Government. While at this conference our students presented… Continue Reading Students Attend Kentucky Youth Conference

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Diversion Being Constructed to Circumvent Closed Dix River Bridge

Will eliminate lengthy detour for many

SOMERSET, Ky. (Nov. 15, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is constructing a temporary crossing on the Dix River to divert traffic that would otherwise be blocked because of an emergency bridge closure on KY 1505 in Rockcastle County.

The temporary crossing – KYTC engineers call it a… Continue Reading Diversion Being Constructed to Circumvent Closed Dix River Bridge

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Transportation Cabinet Closing Dix River Bridge in Brodhead

Transportation Cabinet closing Dix River bridge in Brodhead

Safety measure due to structural deterioration

Press Release

 

SOMERSET, Ky. (Nov. 8, 2013) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has closed KY 1505 at the Dix River Bridge in Rockcastle County as a safety measure due to structural deterioration.

While inspecting the bridge, Transportation Cabinet… Continue Reading Transportation Cabinet Closing Dix River Bridge in Brodhead

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RCMS Student Artwork Tiles

Rockcastle County Middle School had eight students whose art was selected to appear on tiles in downtown Mt. Vernon.  The tiles were to represent Rockcastle County in one of the four seasons and are featured on tiles in the city parking lot near the Cox’s Hardware building.  Congratulations to each of them.

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Kentucky YMCA Go For It

February 1-3, five RCMS students attended the Kentucky YMCA Go For It conference.  Go For It is an inspirational and motivational experience that builds servant leaders through skills development.  Through in-depth guided discussion, small group activities, and team building, teens hone leadership skills to be effective servant leaders in their home, school and community.  Those… Continue Reading Kentucky YMCA Go For It

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Rockcastle Students to be Featured on CNN Report

 

Three Rockcastle County High School students will help “put a face” on the “hidden victims” of the prescription drug abuse epidemic during a show to air on CNN this weekend.

Senior Hannah Eaton, Junior Sean Watkins and Sophomore Avery Bradshaw were interviewed earlier this year for the national cable network’s weekend health show, “Sanjay… Continue Reading Rockcastle Students to be Featured on CNN Report

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