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Education

  • TCJSHS honors students during end-of-the-year program

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior - Senior High School hosted its annual honors program May 16.

    There were 126 students who were recognized at the program, which was held in the school auditorium. Principal Brad Ramsey welcomed students, parents and invited guests. Following the program, light refreshments were served in the Red Apple Inn.

  • PC Elementary artists honored

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School held its annual art show from May 16 to May 20 at the school.
    Winners were selected in all grades. Students received ribbons and prizes for winning.

     

  • Tell City economic team earns first place

    Students from Regina Schaefer’s economic classes at Tell City Junior-Senior High School were just a few of the more than 7,000 students across Indiana to participate in the Indiana Stock Market Game Program this past spring.
    The team consisting of Laura Denoncour, Katie Elder, Greg Holliden and Andrew Jones came in first place out of 305 teams in the southwest Indiana high school division. They were recognized at an awards program at USI May 17.
     

  • TCJSHS academic bowl team claims first in state

    Tell City Junior-Senior High School academic bowl teams competed in the Purdue University Indiana Academic Super Bowl competition April 30.

    The English team placed first in the regional competition and first in the state competition with 20 of 25 questions answered correctly. Members included team captain Addison Peter, Cassie Bryant, Bailey Powell, Jacob Scott, Luke Thomas and coach Julie Bryant. The students earned gold medals for their first-place finish and Tell City Junior-Senior High School received a commemorative plaque.
     

  • PC’s Up in One, Down in None students

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School recently named their Up in One, Down in None students. The Captains Club rewarded students who raised at least one grade without letting any others fall, as well as any straight A students, with a pizza party.

     

     

  • Learning about the wonders under the sea

    During the month of March the children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry County Classroom 3 Head Start Center enjoyed activities that centered around the theme of “under the sea.” Students also learned about classifying sea animals. Draven Raley poses with an under-the-sea art project he created. For further information about Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry County Head Start, contact Kelly Vogt at 547-9457.
     

  • Education news, May 26

    Stephens graduates U of L, OCTC
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Michelle Stephens, RN and BSN, graduated May 14 from University of Louis-ville with a bachelor’s degree in nursing with cum laude honors. Stephens also graduated from Owensboro Community and Technical College May 10 with an associate’s degree in science, where she graduated with academic distinction.

  • Scarboro graduates from WKU

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Jarrod Michael Scarboro graduated from Western Kentucky University May 13 with a bachelor’s degree in science. He ma-jored in systems management.

    Scarboro is a 1999 graduate of Tell City High School and a 2008 graduate of Owensboro Community and Technical College with an associate’s degree in applied science as a machinist.
    He is currently employed with Husky Corp., in Pacific, Mo., as a machinist. He lives in Union, Mo.

  • Cannelton High School inducts new National Honor Society members

    The 2011 Cannelton National Honor Society held an induction ceremony May 9 at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Cannelton. Ginger Conrad was the guest speaker. Her theme was facing adversities in your own lives. The new inductees are, from left, Dylan Schneider, Klint Ridener, Hunter Herzog, Allicyn Garrett, Larry Holman, Taylor Lawalin and Chris Troutman. National Honor Society sponsors are Janie Barnett and LIsa Grose.

  • Cannelton teachers pampered

    In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Cannelton elementary’s Parent-Teacher Organization treated their certified staff to chair massages. Shown in the chair is first-grade teacher Mikki Garrett. Morgan Hale, who gave the massages, is a certified massage therapist and works at Tell City Therapeutic Massage LLC inside of Modern Reflections at 813 12th Street in Tell City.