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Education

  • Knights of Columbus Scholarships
  • Alvey earns law degree

    NAPLES, Fla. – Christie Alvey graduated from Ave Maria School of Law May 12 with a jurisdoctor of law degree.

    She is a 1998 graduate of Cannelton High School, a 2003 graduate of Urbana University with a bachelor’s degree in sports management and 2006 graduate of Indiana Wesleyan with a degree in physical and health education and special education.
    She is the daughter of Rose and Denny Moore of Eckerty and the late Gordon Alvey.

  • Jasper Engine announces scholarship recipients

    JASPER – Jasper Engine and Transmission has announced the winners of its annual scholarship program. Applicants must be dependent children of full-time Jasper associates. A rating system of several criteria is used to determine the recipients.

    Brad Douglas, a graduate of Perry Central High School, was a local recipient. He will attend Oakland City University to study pre-law and sports administration.
    He is the son of Daniel and Rebecca Douglas. His father is co-department manager in Jasper Engine’s differential department.

  • Goffinet recognized for achievements

    TELL CITY – Lauren Goffinet, a 2009 graduate of Tell City High School, was named to the president’s and dean’s lists of Kentucky Wesleyan College for the spring 2012 semester.

    The president’s list honors superior academic achievement, and students must attain a 4.0 grade-point average while being enrolled as a full-time student. The dean’s list recognizes students who attain a GPA of at least 3.5. Goffinet has been named to the president’s list five times and the dean’s list six times.

  • Early Head Start finds home in historic Tell City building

    TELL CITY – Lincoln Hills Development Corp. officials and approximately 150 guests celebrated the opening of the new Perry County Early Head Start offices May 24 at 321 Ninth St., in Tell City.

    The facility is the former Coca-Cola Bottling Company, and LHDC recently completed a major rehabilitation and renovation of this historic building, including the construction of offices to house the Early Head Start program and staff.

  • Henning earns academic honors from Hanover

    TELL CITY – Tyler Henning, a 2008 graduate of Tell City High School, has been placed on the dean’s list at Hanover College in Hanover for the 2012 fall and winter-spring terms.
    For a student to be eligible for the dean’s list at Hanover College, they must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

  • Perry Central, William Tell elementary schools Honor Rolls

    Perry Central Elementary School

    LEOPOLD — Perry Central Elementary School announces the following students were named to the school’s honor roll for the last quarter:

  • Getting their hands dirty

    Children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Perry County Head Start Home Base enjoyed activities about nature during April and May.

    Students participated in an activity from the socialization included investigating how plants grow. They were also able to explore different seeds and soils. Pictured from the left, Christian Holmes, Kenzie Litherland and Jillian Post explore different plant and soils as they investigate how plants grow. For more information about Head Start, contact Kelly Vogt or Shanna Hays at 547-9457.

  • A day at the museum

    Students of Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Perry County Head Start Home Base enjoyed activities about the community during June.

    They took a field trip to the Owensboro Museum and were able to examine exhibits such as a mammoth skeleton and an underground coal mine.
    For more information about Perry County Head Start, contact Kelly Vogt or Shanna Hays at 547-9457.

  • Static fun

    Students at Stepping Stones Preschool experimented with static electricity recently. Pictured from the left are Joe Cunningham, Jakob Hurm, Hope Kellems and Addie James.