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EKU orchestra to perform Schubert’s “Great” symphony
The Eastern Kentucky University Symphony Orchestra will present a concert on Sunday, Nov. 24, at 3 p.m. in the EKU Center for the Arts.
Students teach students about health
Berea Community School High School health students, led by teacher Cathy Jones, coordinated their first-ever all-day health fair Friday in the school’s Conkin Gymnasium.
EKU energy costs unchanged despite more buildings
Despite the addition of the New Science Building and the Center for the Performing Arts and the inevitable rate increases, overall utility costs have changed little at Eastern Kentucky University over the last two years.
Credit the university’s Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) with Siemens Building Technologies.
Board adopts lowest-cost kindergarten option
The 2014 all-day kindergarten implementation plan recommended by Madison County Schools’ Superintendent Elmer Thomas was approved by the board 4-1 Thursday, despite being unpopular with several in the audience.
Cash named Madison Southern High School principal
Charles R. “Chuck” Cash Jr., associate principal of Madison Southern High School since July 2007, will become the school’s principal Dec. 2.
‘Charlotte’s Web:' Kit Carson students meet real-life Wilbur
Around half of the students in Lori Sizemore’s second-grade class at Kit Carson Elementary had never seen a real pig before, they indicated through a show of hands.
A walk in the park
Richmond’s Parks and Recreation Department, along with volunteers from Eastern Kentucky University, hosted a nature walk Saturday afternoon to educate families on local plant and animal life.
Parks assistant Chris Cantrell led about 30 people on a hike along Camp Catalpa Park’s half-mile trail, stopping along the way to highlight local plants and point out signs of animal life in the area.
Some Mayfield parents unhappy at prospect of closure
On Friday, Madison County Schools announced the school board would be presented three options for implementing full-day kindergarten in August.
However, Superintendent Elmer Thomas sees one as “the only viable option.”
Board to hear three options for full-day kindergarten
The most economical option for full-day kindergarten in the Madison County School District would conduct classes in four regional centers instead of each elementary school, according to Superintendent Elmer Thomas.
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