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After making the hard decision to close Berea College to in-person learning back in March — becoming the first college in the state to do so — Berea College President Lyle Roelofs said re-opening plans were just as hard to determine.

A senior lecturer at Eastern Kentucky University is one of nine journalism faculty members nationwide to receive an Educator of Color Fellowship from the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE).

Berea Community Elementary teacher Gretchen May was recently selected by the Kentucky Center for Mathematics (KCM) as a Kentucky Math Teacher Leader (KYMTL).

FRANKFORT A Denver, Colorado, school superintendent has been named Kentucky Commissioner of Education, according to the Kentucky Department of Education.

In the past three years, Parsons Counseling & Play Therapy Center has awarded more than $7,500 in scholarships to local high school graduates.

Jeff Whitaker was named Eastern Kentucky University’s Chief Information Officer, the university announced Wednesday.

The Madison County Board of Education plans to meet virtually Thursday as coronavirus restrictions prevent an in-person gathering.

Two Berea College students received national recognition from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program through the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

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Since it opened in 2017, Eastern Kentucky University's Scholar House has held a big year-end celebration for the pre-kindergarten students in its Head Start program.

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Students at a pair of Madison County Schools got one last chance to come back on campus last week and goodbye to their teachers.

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Eight students were celebrated in a different kind of graduation Thursday afternoon.

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As part of the celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week (May 4-8), the staff at Model Laboratory wanted to do something special for the families of their students.

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More than anything, local school leaders are most upset about how their schools won't be ending in a traditional fashion following Gov. Andy Beshear's recommendation Monday that schools remain closed for the rest of the academic year.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The University of Kentucky announced plans Tuesday to lay off and furlough some employees in response to a projected $70 million budget shortfall in the coming year caused by the coronavirus.

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Former EKU softball player Stayce Toups has traded her glove for a mask and gown to help combat COVID-19.

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Morehead State University Theatre students have come together to present its latest production in an unconventional way after the university canceled all public performance by the School of Creative Arts.

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In recent weeks, schools across Madison County have been conducting teacher parades, where staff and facility drive around in a festive procession and visit their students in their neighborhoods -- from a safe distance.

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Eastern Kentucky University is seeking nominations for EKU alumni who are working in critical roles on the front line.

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Interim President David McFaddin announced the plan to refund 33% of housing costs and 33% of dining plan costs in an email sent to students on March 9.


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