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Education

  • GCHS JROTC ‘tie’ up competition at Raider Rally

    The Grant County High School JROTC ‘Dog Soldiers’ travelled to Jacksboro, Tenn. recently to compete in the Raider Rally in the Valley JROTC Raider Competition sponsored by Campbell County Tennessee HS JROTC.

    There were 18 teams competing over the weekend of Nov. 22 and Nov. 23 with the awards ceremony taking place on Sunday among snow flurries and 19 degree temperatures.
    The 15th ranked team in the nation was present, along with the Past West Virginia State Champions.

  • SPANN NAMED YPA WINNER

    Morgan Spann is the Grant County High School Youth Performance Award winner for November.

    She is a senior at GCHS and is the daughter of Mary and Robbie Nickell of Dry Ridge.

    Extra-curricular activities: I am involved in the Future Business Leaders of America.

    Community involvement: I almost always participate in Marigold Days. I attend Sherman Church of Christ and ring bells every year for the Salvation Army. I also provide a Samaritan shoebox for families in need.  

  • Star Students

    Grant County High School

    Sara Deaton  
    Sara Deaton is the Grant County High School Student of the Week. She is a sophomore and is in Chase Runyan’s class.
    “Sara is a huge help to other students.  Once she has a firm grasp on a topic, she never hesitates to aide others that need a little extra help.” Runyan said.
    Her favorite thing about school is science. Her favorite book is “Wild Fires”.
    She enjoys going out to eat with her family the most of all.
     

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    Name: Carleen Ficker

    Job title/school: RTI coordinator/reading specialist at Williamstown Independent Schools

    Job duties: organizing and designing reading programs that work, training teachers and parents, working with children that are critical with reading issues.

    Educational background: Masters in reading/then reading specialist, Springer Center - reading, Orton Gillingham trained

  • FFA Foundation distributes funds across the state

    Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer has pioneered the Kentucky Farm License Plate Program, allowing Kentucky Future Farmers of America and 4-H to directly benefit from the sale of agriculture tags.
    When a person purchases a Kentucky farm License plate, they have the opportunity to donate $10, which is divided equally between Kentucky FFA, Kentucky  4-H and Kentucky Proud.

  • Grant County High School

    Brittany Brock
    Brittany Brock is the Grant County High School Student of the Week. She is a senior and is in Mindy Roy’s class. “Brittany is dependable and sets a wonderful example of leadership. She is dedicated and always goes above and beyond all expectations.
    She is motivated, willing to work hard and demonstrates great perseverance and initiative She is destined for success.’ Roy said.

  • Grant County Middle School

    Sawyer Cobb
    Sawyer Cobb is the student of the week. Cobb is on the Aztec Team and is a great friend and a wonderful student.
    She’s kind and respectful to other students and her teachers, as well. She’s also proven to be an excellent writer.

     

  • Star Students Williamstown

    Preschool

    Aaliyah Sharp  
    Aaliyah Sharp is the WES Preschool Student of the Week. She is in Sonja Kinman’s class.
     Her favorite thing about school is everything.
    ”She is very polite and kind to others. She is a great help in the classroom.” Kinman said.  Her favorite books are girly books.
    Her favorite thing to do as a family is going somewhere fun.

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