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Education

  • Brescia University hosts Law School Day

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Brescia University will welcome representatives from all three law schools in Kentucky from 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 15. The Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University, the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville, and the College of Law at the University of Kentucky will each have representatives on campus for a presentation and question and answer session.

  • Local Ball State dean’s list student announced

    MUNCIE – Ball State University has announced the names of students who graduated or were included on the dean’s list during the summer 2013 semester.
    Deidra Dickerson of Leopold was named to the dean’s list for the summer semester.

  • Craft time fun at Early Head Start

    Children at Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Early Head Start recently enjoyed a day filled with crafts.

    Pictured making their creations are Caden Stafford and Delilah Smith. Early Head Start participants meet weekly for home visits and twice monthly for playtime, education and family activities. For more information, contact Kelly Luker at (812) 619-1842.
     

  • GED testing available at Perry Central

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Community School Corp. will offer GED testing to Indiana residents who need their certificate for employment, college classes or personal satisfaction.
    Two evenings are required for completion of the entire set and pre-registration is mandatory. Testing is offered on a first-come, first serve basis Oct. 21 and Oct. 22.
    Those wishing to test must be at least 16 years old and show proof of Indiana residency.
    The cost is $70 for the complete examination. For more information, contact GED chief examiner Susie Knox at 547-3347.

  • William Tell students enjoy new goal, football posts

    Fourth grade students enjoyed a football upright-soccer goal combo sets during recess at William Tell Elementary. 

    The parent-teacher organization purchased the sets with money from fundraiser sales and they were installed last spring in an existing play area nearly the size of a full-size soccer field. Staff said the students have enjoyed the new equipment and play area, especially the large group of fourth grade students pictured below, who ran and played hard and had a great time during recess.

  • GED testing available at Perry Central

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Community School Corp. will offer GED testing to Indiana residents who need their certificate for employment, college classes or personal satisfaction.
    Two evenings are required for completion of the entire set and pre-registration is mandatory. Testing is offered on a first-come, first serve basis Oct. 21 and Oct. 22.
    Those wishing to test must be at least 16 years old and show proof of Indiana residency. The cost is $70 for the complete examination. For more information, contact GED chief examiner Susie Knox at 547-3347.

  • Perry Central students attend Hoosier Boys State program

    ANGOLA – Two Perry Central High School students have entered their senior year this fall with a deeper understanding of the rights and privileges as an American citizen thanks to The American Legion’s Hoosier Boys State program held on the campus of Trine University in Angola June 16 through 22.

  • Early Head Start students play with cups

    Alexzander Gieseke, a student at Early Head Start, enjoys stacking cups, an activity students participated in recently.

    Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Early Head Start participants meet weekly for home visits and twice monthly for playtime, education and family activities. For more information, contact Kelly Luker at 619-1842.
     

  • GED testing available at Perry Central

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Community School Corp. will offer GED testing to Indiana residents who need their certificate for employment, college classes or personal satisfaction.
    Two evenings are required for completion of the entire set and pre-registration is mandatory. Testing is offered on a first-come, first serve basis Oct. 21 and Oct. 22.
    Those wishing to test must be at least 16 years old and show proof of Indiana residency. The cost is $70 for the complete examination. For more information, contact GED chief examiner Susie Knox at 547-3347.

  • College night at local schools Monday, Wednesday

    PERRY COUNTY – College GO! Week in Indiana kicks off Monday and will continue through Sept. 27 with activities continuing all fall semester. The goal of College GO! Week is to help Hoosiers of all ages plan for college completion and car-eer success. College 101 nights have been scheduled for 11th- and 12th-grade students and parents at Perry Central Junior-Senior High School Monday with a meal at 6 p.m. and program at 6:30 p.m. in the cafetorium.