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Lexington Police: No shots fired at Frederick Douglass football game  LEX18 Lexington KY News

There was a scare at Friday night's football game between Frederick Douglass and Bryan Station when a group of kids running sparked a rumor of shots fired.

After panic at game, Lexington schools will have these new rules for sporting events.  Lexington Herald Leader

Under new rules for Fayette County high school sporting events, backpacks and unaccompanied minors not yet in high school will not be allowed. The ban ...

Lexington high school will get a new principal after leader moves to district post  Lexington Herald Leader

Lexington's Bryan Station High School will get a new principal as James McMillin is promoted to Fayette County's district director of high schools.

Safety changes announced at Frederick Douglass a week after shooting scare - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Hours before kickoff, parents of students at Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington received an email detailing safety changes ...

After neighbors complained, mural is removed from high school exterior  Lexington Herald-Leader

A mural was being removed Monday from the exterior of Lexington's Bryan Station High School following complaints from neighbors. The mural was created by ...

Here are the graduation dates for Fayette County high schools  WKYT

The Fayette County school board also approved the last day of school for students.

When is the last day of school and graduation? Here’s the latest on Fayette.  Lexington Herald Leader

Fayette Superintendent Manny Caulk is recommending dates for graduation and the last day of school for 2018-19.

Proposal calls for new Tates Creek High School instead of renovations  WKYT

Tates Creek High School was built in 1965 and renovated in 1993.

Videos: 2019 Lexington high school graduations at Rupp Arena  Lexington Herald Leader

Tates Creek, Dunbar and Bryan Station graduations were Monday, June 3, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington followed by Frederick Douglass, Henry Clay and ...

Kentucky vs. Toledo NCAA college football matchup preview  Lexington Herald Leader

How the Kentucky Wildcats and Toledo Rockets match up at each position with a game prediction for the 2019 NCAA college football season opener at Kroger ...

Another whooping cough case reported at Lexington high school  WKYT

Lexington health officials say another case of whooping cough is being reported at a high school.

Expanding a ‘world of possibilities.’ Students surprised by offer from local college.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Graduates of the Academy of Information Technology at Bryan Station High School will soon be eligible to receive a scholarship from Transylvania University.

Stabbing at Bryan Station High School  WKYT

Fayette County School law enforcement is investigating a reported stabbed Thursday morning. Fire crews say a student was taken to the hospital with a knife ...

School district: Some seniors not allowed to walk at graduation came in & tried to cause a scene  Lexington Herald-Leader

Fifteen students who were turned away from the Bryan Station High School graduation ceremony Friday because they were late or had not followed the dress ...

Bryan Station faculty release dance video for beginning of school  WKYT

Bryan Station High School faculty members busted out their dance moves as they welcomed students back to class Wednesday.

Lexington’s Tates Creek High would get new building instead of renovation under proposal  Lexington Herald Leader

Rather than a previously approved renovation, Lexington's Tates Creek High would get a new building under a new proposal pending before the Fayette school ...

Fayette County Science Fair held at Bryan Station High School  WKYT

More than 700 students came out Saturday for Fayette County's science fair.

‘We’ve got the talent.’ Bryan Station rises from also-ran to region contender  Lexington Herald-Leader

The boys' soccer team at Bryan Station is on track for one of its best seasons in school history and could make the 11th Region tournament for the first time.

Bryan Station lost hundreds of students to new school. Henry Clay still over capacity.  Lexington Herald Leader

Bryan Station High School, already Lexington's smallest public high school, lost 385 students after the city's new $82 million high school opened on Winchester ...

First ever "Educating Boys of Color" Summit held in Lexington  WKYT

Nearly 100 boys gathered at Bryan Station High School Saturday morning to showcase skills they've learned through a mentor program.

Outraged mom: Some seniors turned away from this Lexington high school's graduation  Lexington Herald Leader

Some Bryan Station High School students and parents were upset because they said graduates who showed up late were not allowed to walk in the graduation ...

No students injured after two separate crashes involving Fayette County school buses  Lexington Herald Leader

One of the crashes occurred on inbound North Broadway near Interstate 75, according to the Lexington Traffic Management Center.

Fifth case of whooping cough confirmed at Lexington school  WKYT

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department has confirmed the fifth pertussis case of 2019, and it is at a high school where there was a case already ...

Alarms, detectors, searches and badges. Another Lexington school bell tolls for safety.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Lafayette High School will soon join other Lexington schools in implementing student ID badges door alarms and walk-through metal detectors, district officials ...

WKYT Exclusive | New Bryan Station principal eager to tackle challenges  WKYT

Interim Principal James McMillin and his staff are focusing on three areas this year: academics, behavior and culture. The culture, McMillin said, didn't start at ...

U of L commit relearning how to hit between helpings of mac and cheese  Lexington Herald Leader

Bryan Station baseball player Tyeler Hawkins is committed to the University of Louisville.

Here’s how to watch the biggest high school basketball game of the week  Lexington Herald Leader

PrepSpin will stream the boys basketball game between Scott County High School and Bryan Station High School on Monday, January 22, 2018.

It's his first big job but new Lexington hoops coach is already adored  Lexington Herald-Leader

Bryan Station announced Nimbo Hammons as its new boys basketball coach on Monday, May 21, 2018.

Lexington boys' basketball coach resigns to explore other career options  Lexington Herald Leader

Bryan Station boys' basketball coach Tommy Johnson resigned from that position in April 2018.

Lexington schools are not hiring enough black teachers, advocates say  Lexington Herald Leader

Overall, in the 2016-17 school year, 22 percent of the students in Fayette County Public Schools were black. But only seven percent of the district's teachers ...

After strong Spotify showing, Lexington high school students ready to release first album  Lexington Herald-Leader

Four Lexington high school student students are set to release their debut album 'Power Play' after their song, “Rehab” had nearly 10000 plays on Spotify since ...

Rotary Club honors high school seniors and Bryan Station teacher  Lexington Herald Leader

Carlos Verdecchia of Bryan Station High School has received the 2017 Jack T. Bryden Great Teacher Award from the Rotary Club of Lexington. Verdecchia is ...

Man avoids death penalty, pleads guilty in shooting that killed Lexington teen  Lexington Herald Leader

A man has pleaded guilty to reduced charges in connection with a shooting that killed a teen in Lexington in 2015. Terry Lavaughn Farrell, Jr., 25, pleaded guilty ...

This Lexington school will cost $77.2 million, take a year to imagine.  Lexington Herald-Leader

The renovation of Lexington's Tates Creek High School will cost an estimated $77.2 million, Fayette school district officials said Monday.

Crews battle fire at Bryan Station High school concession stand  WKYT

Firefighters were able to quickly put out a fire at the Bryan Station High School softball concession stand and press box Monday afternoon.

Erik Daniels introduced as Woodford County girls basketball coach  WKYT

The former Wildcat spent the past two seasons as an assistant girls coach at Bryan Station High School and Frederick Douglass High School.

WKYT Investigates | Records show increase in fights at Bryan Station  WKYT

There were 22 assaults at Bryan Station High School reported this school year. That's more than the total amount of assaults at all other Lexington high schools.

Fayette County high school graduations are set  WKYT

All high school graduations in Fayette County will be held at Rupp Arena on either May 24 or May 25.

Two FCPS Buses Involved In Crashes, No Injuries Reported  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Two FCPS school buses have been involved in two separate crashes in Lexington. The first is involved in a crash on North ...

This school eliminated extra credit. Now it wants to take ‘D’s’ out of the grading scale  Lexington Herald Leader

Last fall, Lexington's Bryan Station High School principal James McMillin got permission to do away with extra credit in determining course grades. He wanted ...

This school sports policy provokes emotional pleas from families. It won't be changed.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Fayette County school board members have decided to keep an athletic policy that has caused parents and students to plead for change and in one case, even ...

Emerging Lane | Prepare the Wall – The Winters Are Coming – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

By Kathie Stamps. John and Jessica Winters. A journalism major, attorney, former music-venue owner and co-founder of a street arts festival – that's not four ...

Field set for The Basketball Tournament. Cousins, Mack, Lofton, several ex-Cats in Lexington Regional.  Lexington Herald Leader

University of Kentucky basketball alumni will be back en masse in July when The Basketball Tournament hosts a regional in Lexington for the first time.

By the numbers: How Fayette County schools are performing  WKYT

32 Fayette County schools were identified for “Targeted Support and Intervention” or “Comprehensive Support and Intervention.” Both categories are new this ...

Erik Daniels new Woodford Co. Girls' Basketball Coach - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – On Monday, Woodford County High School Athletics Director Dennis Johnson officially introduced former Basketball Cat Erik Daniels ...

These schools are leading state push to get more students in computer sciences  Lexington Herald Leader

This year, Fayette County schools will be on the leading edge of a statewide push to offer more options to students in computer science, with an eye on ...

He killed twice in eight weeks, Lexington police say. 19-year-old charged in 2nd homicide  Lexington Herald-Leader

Already in jail on a murder charge, a 19-year-old has been charged with a second gun homicide, Lexington police said Friday.

Fayette County school leaders respond to state test results  WKYT

The state-wide school report card is out, and FCPS leaders say it affirms what they already knew.

Bryan Station students win Congressional Art Competition  Lexington Herald Leader

Lexington native selected to participate in intensive study program at Duke.

'Boss' delivered when Lexington was in search of a basketball star  Lexington Herald Leader

Bryan Station senior Eric "Boss" Boone signed with Tallahassee Community College in Florida on Thursday, April 19, 2018.

No more A for effort, extra credit or zeros at two Fayette schools  Lexington Herald Leader

Two Lexington high schools — Bryan Station and Paul Laurence Dunbar — are ditching traditional grading policies in search of fair and meaningful grades.

Funeral arrangements made for former Bryan Station athlete  WKYT

25-year-old Cameron Hart died from injuries suffered in a collision on Interstate 64 last week.

Kentucky schools face ‘a daunting moment of truth.’ Here’s what new test scores show.  Lexington Herald-Leader

In most areas, Kentucky schools have not made much progress at all in the last five years, Kentucky Interim Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis said in ...

Fayette student, arts teachers combine talents to add murals to city landscape -

By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward. A student from Bryan Station High School and visual arts teachers from Cardinal Valley Elementary and Paul Laurence ...

Shooting Victim Remembered With Balloon Release  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A family coping with the loss of their loved one gathered on Saturday night to remember him with a balloon release.

Principal: Student found with marijuana, cash, unloaded gun  WKYT

The principal at Bryan Station High School sent letters home to parents informing them of the incident.

Tates Creek student qualifies for National Spelling Bee; Bryan Station drama students score well  Lexington Herald Leader

Joey Ilagan, an eighth-grader at Tates Creek Middle School, won the annual University of Kentucky Spelling Bee on the final word, toxicosis. As a regional ...

High school football coach gets a job promotion but has to resign  Lexington Herald Leader

Tates Creek football head coach Antoine Sims resigned from that position to take a job at Bryan Station High School in December 2017.

Where are the teachers? Thousands of unfilled teaching jobs threaten education in Kentucky.  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky faces a teacher shortage that it is prompting a new recruiting campaign by the state commissioner of education and an upcoming major state study for ...

'Stache Tank' yields bright ideas from Bryan Station, Crawford Middle, Brown Elementary students -

An Opening Night event plan and hype video, a new specialty food item, and a promotional giveaway for fans will be part of the Lexington Legends' 2017 ...

Magnet middle school athletes upset over Fayette high school policy  Lexington Herald Leader

Seventh and eighth grade students in Fayette County can play on high school athletic teams, but middle school students in magnet programs have to play at the ...

Frederick Douglass set to open as Lexington's newest high school  WKYT

The construction equipment is being put away and school supplies is going in at Lexington's newest high school.

Opening the Door: UK gives minority high school students inside look at health care education -

By Ann Blackford Special to KyForward. Most high school students are exposed to history, biology and algebra classes, but a fortunate group of students from ...

Principal: Henry Clay High School student brought loaded gun to school  WKYT

Henry Clay High School principal Paul Little, Jr. says a student brought a loaded gun to school Wednesday.

How this Lexington school is taking learning a language to a whole new level  Kentucky Kernel

Students who come into college usually don't have a lot of experience with a foreign language. High school students are required to take two years and nothing ...

Kentucky football coach gets in-school promotion, is forced to quit coaching job  USA TODAY High School Sports

Here's an odd catch-22: what does a high school football coach do when he receives a promotion … that would force him to leave his job leading the program?

Videos & Photos: Six Lexington high school graduates get diplomas, celebrate  Lexington Herald-Leader

Photos and videos from Lexington's high school graduations in Rupp Arena, which kicked off Thursday night with Lafayette and Paul Laurence Dunbar high ...

‘An inspiration:’ Dunbar grad named UK’s first Rhodes Scholar since 1955.  Lexington Herald-Leader

A Dunbar High School graduate who attends the University of Kentucky has been named a Rhodes Scholar, one of the most prestigious scholarships in the ...

UK Helping Belfry High School Research Team Get to India  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky., (Feb. 26, 2018) — When the University of Kentucky sent water testing equipment to nine schools around the state and 10 schools in India, ...

StreetLaw: UK Law Students Teach Practical Law Lessons at Local High Schools  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 11, 2016) — Over the last few months, University of Kentucky law students have lived and breathed StreetLaw — a brand-new student ...

Who will be the next Fayette County Circuit Court judge? Meet the five candidates.  Lexington Herald Leader

Among the decisions on the ballot Tuesday, voters in Fayette County will have to choose between five people who are running to fill a circuit court judge vacancy ...

Kentucky schools investigate gay basketball player's outing, harassment claims  WKYT

Officials for two Kentucky school systems say they're looking into a gay eastern Kentucky high school basketball player's claims he was outed and harassed by ...

Photos, video from Fayette County high school graduations, 2016  Lexington Herald Leader

Fayette County public schools bid farewell to their graduation seniors over two days of ceremonies at Rupp Arena this week. Henry Clay and Bryan Station held ...

Mural honoring mothers oversees construction and traffic at Short and Midland  Lexington Herald-Leader

Mere yards from construction to repair sewers and storm water systems at Short Street and Midland Avenue, New York artist Alice Mizrachi has begun work on ...

Defensive guru lands first head coaching gig after nearly two decades of work  Lexington Herald Leader

Jon Smith was named as the head football coach at Tates Creek High School on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Caudill finishes off perfect season with state championship  Richmond Register

The Spartans completed a perfect season with another dominating performance on Sunday in Lexington.

Six high school seniors receive Ripple Effect Scholarships  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky American Water has awarded Ripple Effect Scholarships to six Kentucky high school seniors for their academic achievement and demonstrated ...

Find out the winners in the Kentucky American Water Science Fair  Lexington Herald Leader

About 700 students in fourth through twelfth grades competed in the Kentucky American Water Science Fair Saturday.

Sayre baseball’s gone from ‘easy win’ to force to be reckoned with  Lexington Herald Leader

These days, Sayre's baseball team sees everybody's ace. That used to not be the case.

No more D’s at one Fayette high school, a new magnet for another  Lexington Herald Leader

D's are gone from the grading scale at Bryan Station High School, and the new Frederick Douglass High School can move ahead with plans for a biomedical ...

Best of Fayette County High School Students' Art Showcased  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 8, 2017) — A variety of works of art from young local artists are on display at the 2017 Fayette County Public Schools (FCPS) High School ...

Middle school football: GMS. RSMS remain alive in eighth-grade playoffs  News- Graphic

The eighth-grade football teams from Royal Spring Middle School and Georgetown Middle School have earned trips to the quarterfinals of the state tournament ...

Sayre student’s ‘Global Trotting’ wins Sister Cities Young Artist Competition  Lexington Herald Leader

Alana Bloomfield wins art contest; Kelly Mayes wins *service* award; 'Lectric Legends named champs; and teams from Bryan Station, Crawford and William Wells ...

Fayette County Public Schools approves funding for radon mitigation  WKYT

On Monday, the Fayette County School Board voted in favor to approve a sum of $571846.00 that will be used to make adjustments at nine schools, to reduce ...

Change coming to Fayette school board. Who’s running, who’s not seeking re-election.  Lexington Herald Leader

After seven years on the Fayette school board, Doug Barnett said he won't seek re-election. Psychologist Shambra Mulder is the first to announce she'll seek his ...

UK Opens the Door of Possibility for Minority High School Students Interested in Health Care  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 24, 2016) – Most high school students are exposed to history, biology and algebra classes, but a fortunate group of students from ...

Lehigh adds seven more to recruiting class; Cecchini named new Bucknell coach  Allentown Morning Call

Seven are added to Lehigh football recruiting class.

Education news of interest for Central Kentucky  Lexington Herald Leader

Each spring, Fayette County Public Schools salutes a group of freshmen through the Ninth Grade Improvement Awards, which encourage students to persevere ...

'It brings school to life.' A plane, a bus, a mock crash. Students knew just what to do.  Lexington Herald Leader

Screams of agony filled Lexington's Frederick Douglass High School parking lot on Thursday as students carried out a mock scenario in which a Cessna ...

Learn more about the eight candidates for Fayette school board seat  Lexington Herald Leader

Eight people have applied for the District 4 seat on the Fayette County Public Schools board that was vacated when Amanda Ferguson resigned.

Meece Middle wins state title  Commonwealth Journal's History

The Meece Middle School eighth-grade football team claimed the Kentucky Middle School State Championship this weekend at Bryan Station High School.

45 juniors selected for Leadership Lexington Youth Program  Lexington Herald Leader

The Leadership Lexington Youth Program has selected 45 students from Fayette County for the eight-month program that encourages high school juniors to ...

More than 25 Lexington businesses show support to public school teachers  Kentucky Kernel

More than 25 Lexington businesses offered products and deals on Friday to public school teachers to show support after the Kentucky legislature passed Senate ...

Coach helps championship winning Lexington team stay focused  WKYT

One group of Lexington teenagers doesn't have time to get in trouble on the streets. They are super focused, determined, and now, national champs!

Man charged with murder, robbery in death of teen found on Kent Drive  WKYT

An arrest has been made in the murder of Jamaal Tre Gossett. Gossett, 18, was found dead in the driver seat of an SUV near the intersection of Kent Drive and ...

Fayette County sets last day of school year, graduation schedule  Lexington Herald Leader

Friday, May 19, will be the last day of classes in Fayette County Public Schools. High school graduations will be held in Rupp Arena on May 24 and May 25.

Community Trust Bank names Woodford Plaza branch manager – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

VERSAILLES, Ky. — Stephanie Perry has joined the Community Trust Bank family as the Woodford Plaza branch manager in Versailles, Ky., Billie J. Dollins, ...

Murakami Scholars program implemented at Taylor County High School and EKU  Lexington Herald Leader

Two students from Taylor County High School will be named Murakami Scholars, thanks to an agreement between Eastern Kentucky University, Murakami ...

Education news from Central Kentucky schools  Lexington Herald Leader

Lynsey Crumbie of Tates Creek High School has been named the 2016 Youth Achiever of the Year at the YMCA of Central Kentucky's Black Achievers awards ...

Graduation 2017: Every name of Central Kentucky’s high school graduates  Lexington Herald Leader

A list of Central Kentucky high school graduates from Bourbon County High School etc.

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