New Year’s Rocket Blast Off for Veterans

Rockcastle County’s 1st ever Archery Tournament will take place this weekend at Rockcaste Middle.  The tournament will begin on Friday evening with the RCHS team shooting at 5:00.  RCMS archers will be competing at 5:00 and 6:00 and archers from MVES will shoot at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.   Over 20 teams from around the region will be competing on Saturday.  The tournament will take place regardless of the weather and will happen even if there is no school on Friday.  We encourage everyone to come out and support the athletes.  A portion of the ticket sales will go toward the effort to create a Veterans Park in Rockcastle County.  Admission tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children.

RCMS and RCHS archers will be practicing today from 3-4:30 in preparation for the event.