• On campus: March 13, 2015

    Varghese named to Clemson dean’s list
    Mariah Sosanna Varghese
    of Simpsonville, whose major is Biological Sciences, has been named to the dean's list at Clemson University for the fall 2014 semester.

    To be named to the dean's list, a student achieved a grade-point average between 3.50 and 3.99 on a 4.0 scale.

  • School menus: March 9 to 13


    Elementary schools – Breakfast: Sausage Pancake Bites (15g), WG Blueberry Muffin (28g); Entrées: (2) WG Pretzel (28g)w/Cheese Sauce (3.15g), Popcorn Chicken(13g)W/WG Roll(24g); Sides: Green Beans(3.86g), Fresh Apple (15g), Orange Smiles(15.4g), Pineapple Tidbits(15.5g), Citrus Blast Juice (14g); Condiments: Honey Mustard(10g),Ketchup (3g) , Promise Margarine (0g),

  • Honor rolls: Collins High School

    Eighth grade

  • On Campus: Reilly Boone

    Western Kentucky University has selected 26 students, including Reilly Boone of Shelbyville, as recipients of the 2015-16 Cherry Presidential Scholarship, the school’s most prestigious academic award. The scholarship is valued at more than $16,800 annually and worth more than $67,000 during a four-year period. The students were among 68 applicants who visited WKU on Feb. 6. The recipients had an average GPA of 3.97 and an average ACT score of 32.2. There are 17 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and two National Merit Semifinalists in the group of recipients.

  • Seniors are inductees in national honor society

    Sara Barbour (from left), teacher and NHS sponsor, posed for a photo with Cornerstone Christian Academy seniors Rosemary Thompson, Kelley Berry and Claire Gibson. These seniors are the inaugural inductees into CCA’s Chapter of the National Honor Society.

  • On campus: Jacqueline Hunter

    Jacqueline Noel Hunterwas honored with membership into the international dean's list society for exemplary academic performance at the University of Kentucky. She is majoring in marketing/business. Hunter isa junior at University of Kentucky and a transfer from Thomas Moore College where she played volleyball for the college. She is daughter of John and Traci Hunter.

  • On campus: Feb. 27, 2015

    Inducted into Kappa Delta Pi
    Ashley Biggins
    was inducted into Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Individuals are invited to membership in this largest of education honor societies on the basis of high academic achievement, worthy ideals and evidence of leadership attributes. She is the daughter of John and Renee Biggins.

  • School menus: March 2 to 6


    Elementary schools – Breakfast: WG Strawberry Pop Tart (38g), WG Blueberry Muffin(28g); Entrées: GreenScrambled Egg(1g), Sausage(1g), or Ham(1.5g), Cheese Breadsticks(34g); Sides: Biscuit(28g), w/Jelly(9g), (2)Hash Brown Wedges (24g), Banana(26g), Baked Apples(26g); Condiments: Ketchup(3g), Promise Margarine (0g)

  • Honor rolls: Cornerstone Christian Academy

    First Grade

    Josie Burke, Jack Stewart, Slade Hope, Griffin Smith, Tucker Stivers

    All A’s:  Cole Tackett, Evan Shepherd, Kacee Biddle, Trey Floden, Lucas Courtney, Juliet Hord, Olivia Lumbatis, Lily Hobbs, Mercy Sechler, Ashley Haymond, Chandler Wolpert, Tyler Brunzo, Mackenzie Warren

  • Emma McCluskey wins Corpus Christi Geography bee

    Emma McCluskey, a seventh-grade student at Corpus Christi Academy, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 28, and a chance at a $25,000 college scholarship.  The school-level bee was the first round in the 25th annual National Geographic Bee, which is sponsored by Google.

    The school winner will take a written test with up to 100 of the top scorers in each state becoming eligible to compete in a state bee, March 27.