Thursday Aug 7
Welcome back to school
Teachers welcomed children back to school this morning in three districts, marking the effective end of summer and the start of another year of reading, writing and arithmetic.
Stars and Stripes
A stamp of approval for war veteran Ernie West
Extra chairs will be placed in the gym at Wurtland Middle School Saturday morning to receive a hometown crowd likely to include many military veterans, as the U.S. Postal Service conducts a Medal of Honor stamp dedication saluting Greenup County Medal of Honor recipient Ernie West.
Argillite getting school character program thanks to FIVCOa Sgrant
By MIKE JAMES The Independent ARGILLITEa SOne of Greenup County's elementaries is the latest school to bring a highly regarded character-building program to its students.
Custodian settles lawsuit against Greenup schools
A former school custodian in eastern Kentucky has settled a federal racial discrimination lawsuit against a school district, but won't get his job back as part of the deal.
1 Of 4 Charged In 2008 Double Murder Enters Plea
One of the four people charged in a 2008 double murder in Greenup County has entered a plea to a lesser charge.