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Education

  • Mills named to Berea spring 2012 dean’s list

     Berea College has placed Morgan Mills on the Dean’s List for the Spring 2012 term. Morgan is the daughter of Rhonda McCoy of Carrollton.

  • Richter earns degree from George Washington

     Erin Elizabeth Richter received her master of arts degree in the field of museum studies from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Sunday, May 20.  With the Washington Monument in front of them and the nation’s capital behind them, speakers at the commencement ceremony told graduates to maintain their passion for service and learning and to continue contributing to the success of the nation.

  • CCHS ranks high in Post challenge

    By SARAH BEACH

    The News-Democrat Intern

    Carroll County High School has been ranked with Ryle, Manual, North Oldham, Ballard and Covington Latin in the recent Washington Post High School Challenge.

    The High School Challenge is “a measure of how effectively a school prepares its students for college,” according to the Washington Post website.

    Carroll County was ranked 12th, right after Woodford County and before Ryle High School.

  • CCHS Basketball Camp 2012
  • Three Carrollton residents named to dean’s list at Berea College

     Carrollton residents Elizabeth M. Clark, Mary E. Fremin, and Morgan E. Mills have been named to the Spring 2012 Dean’s List at Berea College. 

    A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.2 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

  • Nominations sought to fill school board vacancy

      Applications are being accepted to fill a seat on the Carroll County Board of Education vacated by Jennifer Beach who resigned her seat in April in order to accept a contracted position with the school district, providing music instruction at the Carroll County Child Develop-ment Center in the fall. Beach had represented Educational Division 3, the eastern part of the county.

  • Murdering Macbeth

     “Operation: Shakespeare” took place at the Carroll County Public Library from June 4-8, under the direction of John Becraft, a 2011 graduate of Hanover College and Carroll County native. 

  • Education news | June 13, 2012

    Four local students graduate at EKU

    Eastern Kentucky University recognized 1,565 graduates at the conclusion of the Spring 2012 semester.

    The graduates were honored at commencement ceremonies May 5.

    Local EKU graduates include: Luke E. Unker, Christopher Ray Cornette, Cassaundra Louise Ogden And Miranda Lynn Peters. The new degree holders join more than 136,000 Eastern alumni in Kentucky and across the United States and world.

  • Jefferson awards about 2,900 credentials at its 2012 spring graduation ceremonies

    On Monday, May 7, Jefferson Community and Technical College held its annual graduation ceremony at the Kentucky International Convention Center. In all, the college awarded more than 2,900 credentials, including associate’s degrees, diplomas and certificates, to 2,952 individuals. About 600 students participated in the ceremony.

    JCTC’s graduating class includes 1,264 individuals who earned more than one credential; representatives of 45 countries, including the United States, and range in age from 17 to 74.

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