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Marching Rockets Represent Rockcastle County in Inaugural Festivities

band at inaugural parade

Rockcastle County High School Marching Rockets were recently invited to be part of the Inaugural parade held in Frankfort this past Tuesday. Frankfort was full of excitement and celebration as our Commonwealth inaugurated our 61st Governor. Public school educators played a central role during all the activities of the day. More than 200 educators across Kentucky dressed… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Represent Rockcastle County in Inaugural Festivities

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Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets were selected to participate in the EKU Marching Colonel for  A Day Program for high school musicians.  These students, along with students from nearly 70 other high school band programs, were featured as part of the halftime entertainment this past Saturday at the EKU vs. Tennessee Tech Game. … Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

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Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

The RCHS Marching Rockets made history with their performance at the 2019 Class 2A Regional Quarterfinals held at George Rogers Clark High School on Saturday. Performing their 2019 Show “Petrified”, the Marching Rockets were selected as one of the top 8 bands that will advance to the KMEA State Marching Band Championship Semifinals held in… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

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Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

2019 Marching ROckets

Congratulations are in order the RCHS Marching Rockets who competed in the 2019 North Laurel Marching Invitational on Saturday September 14th.  The Rockets competed in Class AA competition and was awarded 2nd Place along with Best Colorguard.  This year’s show entitled “Petrified” features Senior Trumpet Soloist J.J. Clouse and Senior Flute  Soloist Haley Graves along with… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

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Marching Rockets Alumni Perform in 2019 Citrus Bowl

Citrus Bowl

UK Football fans weren’t the only ones excited about supporting the UK Wildcats recently in the 2019 Citrus Bowl on New Years Day.  Marching Rockets graduates turned Marching Wildcats members Aaron Pevley and Ryan Martin experienced the performance of a lifetime as they performed in the Citrus Bowl Parade and the Citrus Bowl Game.  The… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Alumni Perform in 2019 Citrus Bowl

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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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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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Marching Rockets Begin Season Strong at North Laurel

Band

Congratulations to the Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2018 North Laurel Marching Jaguar Marching Invitational held at North Laurel High School on Saturday September 15th.  The band premiered their 2018 Marching Show entitled “Gypsy” arranged by composer Randall Standridge.  The music features the classic works of French composer George Bizet and is under… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Begin Season Strong at North Laurel

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Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets had the opportunity to participate in the Eastern Kentucky University Music Department’s annual Marching Colonel for a Day program which invites high school musicians from across the state to perform with the Marching Colonels during the halftime show at an end of season home game.  The high school students arrived… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels

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Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

USBands Southern States Marching Championship

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who finished their season at the USBands Southern States Marching Championship in Chattanooga, TN.  The Rockets placed 3rd in their division with the highest score of the season.  The Rockets competed with groups from Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi.  The students also had the opportunity to tour Ruby… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

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