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Artists honored for visual arts calendar

The Nelson County Board of Education honored selected artists for the districtwide visual arts calendar during its April 25 meeting. The winning work of each selected artist will represent his or her grade level in the August 2017-July 2018 Expect the Best Calendar. The calendar will be distributed throughout the school system. A panel of […]

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Board honors April ‘Expect the Best’ winners

Nelson County Schools Superintendent Anthony Orr and the Nelson County Board of Education presented “Expect the Best” achievement awards during the board’s regular monthly meeting on April 25. Recipients were Lizabeth Rojas Gibbs, a Nelson County High School student; Kim Martin, a Thomas Nelson High School parent; Darrell Parks, a Bloomfield Elementary School teacher; and […]

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Nine TNHS juniors accepted to GSP

Nine Thomas Nelson High School juniors, including one alternate, have been accepted to the Kentucky Governor’s Scholars Program (GSP) this year. The students are Marcus Bowling (alternate), Jordan Dixon, Samantha Guernsey, Eleanor Hagan, Elizabeth Hagan, Olivia Hagan, Kendall Roller, Rachel Tichenor, and Juanita Vittitow. GSP is a summer residential program for outstanding high school students […]

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CIO position ‘in transition’

With his announced retirement July 1, Nelson County Schools Chief Information Officer (CIO) David Coffing will pass the CIO baton to Technology Director Jesse Morgan, Superintendent Anthony Orr has announced. “I’m very fortunate to be in this situation. It should be as smooth a transition as they get,” Morgan said. Coffing will conclude a 37-year […]

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