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Education

  • New lesson plan available from Lincoln Boyhood Memorial

    LINCOLN CITY – Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial announces the National Park Service’s Teaching with Historic Places program has launched its 144th lesson plan, “Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial: Where Man and Memory Intersect.”

  • Learning about weather

    Children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry County Head Start Center enjoyed activities that centered around the theme of kites and weather in April.

    The students took a field trip to Vastwood Park in Hawesville, Ky., for a nature and weather walk. They examined the weather, the different types of clouds and how the weather affects nature.

  • Cannelton’s annual ACES walk

    Preschool through fifth-grade students and staff took their annual All Children Exercising Simultaneously Walk recently. Everyone took a walk around town and also utilized the new Cannelton Greenway.
     

  • Free summer-food service at Cannelton

    CANNELTON – Cannelton city schools plan to sponsor a free summer food service program for individuals less than 18 years of age. It will be held at Cannelton High School cafeteria.
    The program will begin June 3 and end July 27. No meals will be served July 4 and 5. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be from 11 a.m. to noon.

  • Free summer-food service at Cannelton

    CANNELTON – Cannelton city schools plan to sponsor a free summer food service program for individuals less than 18 years of age. It will be held at Cannelton High School cafeteria.
    The program will begin June 3 and end July 27. No meals will be served July 4 and 5. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be from 11 a.m. to noon.

  • VU spring Dean’s List released

    VINCENNES – The Vincennes University dean’s list for spring 2013 includes students from the Vincennes campus, Jasper campus, Aviation Technology Center in Indianapolis, military bases, and other extended sites.  

  • Kleaving studies abroad at University of Evansville’s British campus

    EVANSVILLE – University of Evansville student Blake Kleaving, a resident of rural Tell City, will study abroad this summer at Harlaxton College, UE’s British campus near Grantham, England.

    Kleaving, who is majoring in marketing and finance and minoring in political science, is among 43 UE students who began May 13 at Harlaxton, housed in a 100-room Victorian manor in the English countryside.

  • Jeffries named Gold Star Student

    EVANSIVLLE – Davis Jeffries, son of Steve and Cindy Jeffries, was recently named a “2013 Gold Star Student” by the Evansville Courier & Press

    The annual competition honors Tri-State high school juniors for balancing and excelling in school, employment, extracurricular activities and community endeavors.

  • Runner’s Club finale run

    The Perry Central Runner’s Club, under the coaching of Holly Clark and Amber Hubert, hosted their grand finale race May 7.

  • Moose International local scholarship winner announced

    TELL CITY – Haley Ward is a recipient of a 2013 Moose International R. Robert Dale Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Ward will graduate from Tell City Junior-Senior High School May 24.

    An R. Robert Dale Scholarship winners must be the child or grandchild of – or under legal guardianship of – a member of the Moose fraternal organization and must carry at least a 2.5 accumulated grade-point average on a 4.0 scale.