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May 21, 2018

Kids Fishing Day June 2 at Yatesville Lake!

 This pic of Kid's Fishing Day was taken in 2015. This is the 10th anniversary of the popular event.This pic of Kid's Fishing Day was taken in 2015. This is the 10th anniversary of the popular event.

The 10th annual Kids Fishing Day will be held at the Yatesville Lake State Park Marina on June 2, 2018 from 9:00 am until noon.

Registration will begin at 8:30 am, and all kids 17 and under are able to participate. We ask that all children be supervised by a parent or guardian for the entire event.

The children will be able to compete for prizes in each age group for the biggest fish and most fish caught, along with a general raffle to enter.

A limited number of fishing poles and bait will be available to use, but participants are encouraged to bring their own. A free lunch will be provided thanks to local sponsors.

To pre-register or for any questions, please call the US Army Corps of Engineers Yatesville Office at 606-686-2412.

 

May 20, 2018

The LCHS Girls Soccer team is having a salad sale fundraiser on Wednesday, May 23. No need to run out for lunch....the players will deliver!!! The salads are made FRESH the morning of the sale and delivered to you. They are delicious, nutritious and not too expensive, at just $6 each!! If you plan to go out for lunch, you could always order a salad to take home for dinner!!

All proceeds are used to send the players to Morehead State University Summer Soccer Team Camp. We have 15 talented young ladies planning to attend and the cost is $410 per player, so your purchase is greatly appreciated!!! Thanks to everyone for your purchase and continued support!!

Newly hired Head Coach, Heath Webb is currently finalizing the schedule for the upcoming season and hopes to see all of you at the games!!

 

May 14, 2018

Make plans to join us for a day of fun, food and prizes. We have expanded our “Summer Safety Fest”. The event will be June 2nd, 2018 at the Louisa Main Street Park between the hours of 2pm till 4pm.

'Smokey the Bear' will be on hand to teach campfire safety and 'Bobber the Water Dog' will be talking about water safety. Learn basic first aid, Seatbelt Safety, Bicycle Safety and much more!!

There will be door prizes, FREE 1 day pool passes, balloon animals, inflatables and more!! If you complete all safety stations you can receive a “Safety Certificate”. So come out and have fun.

May 14, 2018

LCHS Basketball fundraiser is May 19

May 9, 2018

Lawrence County BOE special meeting & tentative budget work session agenda

 

 

May 10, 2018 -- 5:30 p.m.

Lawrence County High School

Louisa, Kentucky

 

AGENDA

1. CALL TO ORDER

Mission:  Every Child College and Career Ready; A Community Involved and Informed

The Pledge to the United States Flag

2. STUDENT/STAFF PRESENTATIONS/RECOGNITIONS

2.A. District Academic Teams

2.B. LMS: 2018 PLTW Distinguished School

3. COMMUNICATION

3.A. Superintendent’s Update:

3.A.1. Legislative News

3.A.2. Calendar of Events for May

4. STUDENT LEARNING AND SUPPORT SERVICES

4.A. Approve Claims and Orders of the Treasurer

4.B. Approve Consent Agenda items:

4.B.1. Per diem and expenses for board members present

4.B.2. Per diem and expenses for board members for training required by statute received at the KSBA Annual Conference, March 2nd & 3rd, 2018

4.B.3. 2018-2019 KEDC Cooperative Membership Agreement: $1969.08

4.B.4. Renewal: Amended Windstream Agreement; July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019

4.B.5. Grants:

4.B.5.a. Fallsburg FRYSC United Way grant submission; Brenda Curry

4.B.5.b.: Lawrence County Schools partnership/support for POWER Initiative Grant submission by Kentucky Dataseam Initiative to Appalachian Regional Commission; Thomas Burns, CIO

4.B.5.c. Permission for teachers to apply for KVEC Learning Innovation Grants

4.B.6. Requests:

4.B.6.a. Use of Facilities: Louisa West Elementary by Mountain Comprehensive Care (MCCC) for Summer Fun Camp; June 4-7, 2018; 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Promod Bishnoi, CEO & Kathy Valee; insurance provided

4.B.6.b. Use of Facilities: Louisa Middle School parking lot by Lawrence County Youth Football League (LCYFL) for fundraising; May 20, 2018; William Prince

4.B.6.c. Overnight school trip to State Tennis Tournament, Lexington, KY; May 16 to May 18, 2018; Tennis Coaches Cindy Hay and Cassandra Webb

4.B.6.d. Fundraiser: LCHS Follies

4.C. Approve to award bid for grass mowing services

4.D. Approve to declare maintenance vehicles as surplus property

4.E. Approve to appoint agent of record for insurances

4.F. 2018-2019 TENTATIVE BUDGET WORK SESSION &
       LOCAL FACILITIES PLANNING DISCUSSION

4.F.1. Overview:  Dr. Robbie Fletcher, Superintendent

4.F.2. Local Facilities Planning Summary/Information

4.F.3. 2018-2019 Tentative Budget Update: Brandi VanHoose, Finance Director

5. PERSONNEL

5.A. Approve Creation, Abolishment, and/or Changes and Extensions regarding positions

5.B. Approve 2018-2019 Lawrence County Schools Payroll Calendar

5.C. Approve to acknowledge receipt of Superintendent's Personnel Action/Update

6. ADJOURNMENT

 

May 6, 2018

Cruise in for anilals 2018Cruise in for anilals 2018

"...We held a poster contest at TCA for the fundraiser. Winning poster won a pizza party for their class. Could you put that in the paper for us? Their names are Bri Maynard, Preslyn Miller and Chloe Walker. That’s the order they are standing in in the pic I’m sending you. The poster will be hung at the event and the rest will be hung around town.

--Helen Holt

POSTER CXONTEST WINNERS: L to r...Bri Maynard, Preslyn Miller and Chloe Walker.  POSTER CXONTEST WINNERS: L to r...Bri Maynard, Preslyn Miller and Chloe Walker.

 

May 4, 2018

District 12 Projects Finished with KYTC Rural Secondary Funds

HIGHWAY DISTRICT 12 – In the past several months, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s Department of Rural and Municipal Aid authorized funds totaling $460,200.00 for projects in Highway District 12. All these projects have been completed. They include the following:

LETCHER COUNTY: Slide repair on KY 1469 from 1.679 miles northeast of KY 317 to 1.701 miles northeast of KY 317. $64,200.00

JOHNSON COUNTY: KY 3387 from KY 1559 to 2.2 mile north of KY 1559 and KY 1559 from 0.88 miles west of KY 3387 to 0.12 miles west of Hill Top Road. $142,500.00

LAWRENCE COUNTY: Slide repair on KY 1690 0.680 miles north of KY 2037 at mile point 10.7. $42,000.00

LAWRENCE COUNTY: Slide repair on KY 1690 0.770 miles north of Burgess Branch Road (CR 1133) at mile point 0.770. $34,500.00

PIKE COUNTY: Slide and embankment work on KY 3419, Calloway Branch-Seng Camp Road, from 2.266 miles north of KY 632 to 3.574 miles south of KY 1056 (at mile point 8.280). $177,000.00.

 

 

April 25, 2018

 

 By Kaye King

Lawrence Co. Democratic Woman’s Club will meet Thursday, May 3 in the Fiscal Courtroom of the downtown courthouse.

All of the Democratic Candidates on the 2018 Lawrence County Primary Ballot have been invited to speak.

The meeting will begin at 5:30. All Democrats are welcome.


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