October 2020 Articles


What to do if you test positive for COVID-19

By Ashli McCarty, Barren River Health

Posted on October 30, 2020 10:09 AM

  The Barren River District Health Department’s disease investigation team is working diligently in order to keep up with the growing COVID-19 cases in our district. The Barren River District, along with other parts of Kentucky and the United States, is currently experiencing an increase...

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Russellville superintendent updates COVID-19 numbers

By Leon Smith, Interim Superintendent

Posted on October 26, 2020 6:19 PM

Russellville Independent COVID Update: We are now into our fourth week with students returning to face-to-face instruction. Russellville Primary Academy and Stevenson Elementary have returned all students to full face to face instruction with minimal issues. Russellville Middle/High School have r...

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Marsy's Law promises what is already law

By Ami L. Brooks

Posted on October 21, 2020 3:21 PM

  This year there is a proposed amendment to the Kentucky Constitution on the ballot known as Marsy’s Law. This is actually the second time the proposed amendment has appeared on our ballots. It passed in 2016, but the amendment was overturned by the Kentucky Supreme Court because the Co...

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Teaching during a pandemic provides unique challenges

By Debbie Banks, SKYCTC

Posted on October 8, 2020 8:07 PM

  Teaching during Covid-19 is garnering many perspectives about how it should go, does go, how hard or easy it is, and what parents’, students’ and teachers’ roles should be.  This issue has created many unforeseen challenges and obstacles for instructors. They are meeti...

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RHS Principal announces what is coming up after fall break

By Ben Bruni, Principal

Posted on October 6, 2020 7:55 AM

  Panther Community,  Thank you to all for a wonderful first week back of in-person classes! It was such a welcome sight to see all of our students back in the classrooms and have the chance to speak with them in an in-person manner! And… IT’S FALL BREAK! We hope t...

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After a week attending classes in person, Russellville students head on fall break

By Leon Smith, Interim Superintendent

Posted on October 3, 2020 4:13 PM

  We have had an incredible week with our students returning for the first time since March. Students have brought back excitement and life to our buildings. The time spent by administrators and staff to prepare for a safe return has been very beneficial and successful. Please know we continue...

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Westerfield: Vote YES on Constitutional Amendment #1

By Sen. Whitney Westerfield

Posted on October 3, 2020 3:29 PM

  Most people want one thing above all else when it comes to dealing with the criminal justice system: fairness. But fairness only comes when both sides start out with an equal footing. Unfortunately, that simply isn’t the case for victims of crime in Kentucky who are not provided the sa...

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Logan Schools to stay on Hybrid Schedule through first semester

By Paul Mullins, Superintendent

Posted on October 3, 2020 12:54 PM

We want to thank you for your support during these first few months of the 2020-21 school year. We know that this year has held challenges for students, staff and families, but we have also seen many things to celebrate. Our students have been excited to be back in the buildings, and we are seeing h...

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