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News Briefs in November 2014

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 30, 2014 8:34 PM



11/30/2014 Mayfield reaches sixth straight Class 1A state championship game If it’s the state football finals, it must be Mayfield. The team which has ended Russellville’s season in the Class 1A regional finals the last two years beat Beechwood...

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Crittenden Drive to host, deliver Thanksgiving Eve meals again

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 25, 2014 9:02 AM



Once again this year, members of Crittenden Drive Church of Christ will provide meals to hundreds of Logan Countians on Thanksgiving Eve. This annual outpouring of Christian care and love has been going on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving most of this century, Anyone who would like to come to the ...

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LCHS leads state in College and Career readiness in agriculture

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 24, 2014 1:26 PM



Logan County High School ranks first in the state in the state in the percentage of seniors in its agriculture education program last year that met the College and Career Ready benchmark. LCHS ag teachers Bryan Estes and Jay Campbell were notified of that accomplishment recently by Brandon Davis, s...

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LCHS placed on AP Honor Roll again

Posted on November 21, 2014 4:33 PM



  Logan County School District is one of 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 5th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for increasing access toAP course work while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students ...

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Chancellor Jay Box named KCTCS president

Posted on November 20, 2014 9:31 AM



Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) Board of Regents Chair P.G. Peeples Sr. announced Wednesday Jay K. Box, Ed.D. has been named the next KCTCS President. In a unanimous decision, the board voted this morning at a special session to elect Dr. Box to the position. He wil...

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RHS honors Golden Panther, Principal List students

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 17, 2014 10:32 PM



Russellville Jr/Sr High Principal Kim McDaniel has announced two new student recognition programs in addition to the honor roll. These are designed to include other aspects of being a successful student. “Besides academic fortitude and perseverance, we know that in order for students to be su...

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Record number of employers honored by LEAD

By Tom Harned

Posted on November 10, 2014 1:49 PM



The Logan Economic Alliance for Development held their Annual Business & Industry Appreciation luncheon Nov. 5 at the Logan County Extension Office. President Chris Milam opened the program with introduction of state and local elected officials. He also introduced the LEAD Board of Directors an...

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Logan board plans to build new tech school on county school grounds

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 6, 2014 5:49 PM



The Logan County School System plans to build a new area technology center near Logan County High School and the central office, which will replace the 50-year-old Russellville Area Technology Center on the grounds of Russellville Sr/Jr High School. Dr. Kevin Hub, who is in his first year as superi...

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Republicans win 3 of 4 contested races in Logan

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 4, 2014 11:07 PM



The voters of the First District have returned Dickie Carter to a seat on Logan Fiscal Court, ending Russell Poore’s four-year stay in the seat located closest to Judy-Executive Logan Chick. Carter has been in that role 11 previous years. In all those other years, he won as a Democrat. He no...

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Election Day features few contested races

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 4, 2014 4:40 PM



Election Day is underway in Logan County and Kentucky. The polls close at 6 p.m. Tuesday night. Not many contested races are on the ballot, but some have drawn great interest. They include the follow: *The U.S. Senate race between Republican Mitch McConnell, who has been in the office for 30 years...

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Martha Jane King seeking fourth term as state representative

By Jim Turner

Posted on November 2, 2014 10:43 PM



This is the sixth feature on candidates  who are advertising on The Logan Journal.  Logan County native Martha Jane King is seeking a fourth consecutive term as state representative representing Logan, Todd and a part of Warren County. She is the Democratic party nominee. She h...

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Jason Petrie seeking state representative office as independent

Posted on November 2, 2014 4:35 PM



This is the fifth feature on candidates who are advertising on The Logan Journal.  Jason Petrie, who has practiced law in his native Todd County since graduating from Ohio State’s College of Law in 1998, is seeking the office of state representative for Todd, Logan and a s...

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