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Rocket Battalion Drill and Rifle Team Compete in Annual Sergeant Major Paul Gray Drill Meet

Twenty-two cadets from the Rocket Battalion Drill and Rifle Team competed in the annual Sergeant Major Paul Gray Drill Meet on Saturday March 9th, 2019. The first event was the Academic portion which required cadets Amber Doan, Hunter Medley, Aleya Powell, Eli Price, and Sarah Pride to take a timed test consisting of military and… Continue Reading Rocket Battalion Drill and Rifle Team Compete in Annual Sergeant Major Paul Gray Drill Meet

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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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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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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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George Rogers Clark Annual Raider and Biathlon Invitational

On the weekend of April 15 and 16, 2016, two teams from the Rockcastle County High School JROTC Rocket Battalion traveled to Fort Boonesborough to compete. The two teams that competed were the Rocket Raiders and the Rocket Biathlon Rifle team. The Raider team competed in many events such as: Mountain Trek, River Trek, Land… Continue Reading George Rogers Clark Annual Raider and Biathlon Invitational

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JROTC Helps Out at Little World’s Fair

On Saturday August 8th, 2015, 14 cadets from the Rockcastle JROTC Rocket Battalion attended the Little Worlds Fair in Brodhead, Kentucky for community service purposes.

While attending the fair, these highly-experienced cadets were in charge of the food stand, where they take people’s orders, deliver food and drinks, turn in money to the fair staff,… Continue Reading JROTC Helps Out at Little World’s Fair

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Junior Cadet Leadership Camp

On May 23rd, 12 cadets from the mighty Rocket Battalion of Rockcastle County High School traveled to the Junior Cadet Leadership Camp at the Bluegrass Army Depot for training in leadership, discipline, teamwork, and the experience of what enlistment in the US Army would entail.

Some of these Junior Cadets were given the opportunity to… Continue Reading Junior Cadet Leadership Camp

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20th Annual JROTC Awards Ceremony

On May 5, 2015, the Rockcastle County High School JROTC program hosted their 20th annual awards ceremony, held in the Rockcastle County High School gymnasium. The event was narrated by Cadet First Lieutenant Andrew Sizemore, and members of the color guard consisted of Tim Henson, Robert Davis, Dakota Messinger, and Elijah Didelot. The Rockcastle High… Continue Reading 20th Annual JROTC Awards Ceremony

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Rocket Battalion’s Rifle Team Excels in Competition

On Saturday March 8th, the Rockcastle County Rocket Battalion’s Rifle Team traveled to John Hardin High School to compete in their Rifle Competition in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. The battalion was represented by two Sporter Teams and one Precision Team. Cadets who are members of the Sporter A Team are: Addison Atkin, Samantha Collins, Jacob Durham, and… Continue Reading Rocket Battalion’s Rifle Team Excels in Competition

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