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  • Board of Ed Approves Complete Construction of Athletic Complex

    Board of Ed Approves Complete Construction of Athletic Complex

    Emily Rice, Editor-In-Chief

    May 7, 2018

    The Board of Education meeting on April 17 was full of big decisions, one of which was to proceed with the construction of all components of GRC’s total campus. Previously, construction was going to be split up into several phases, starting with the gymnasium, football/soccer field, track, and tennis courts, which are already underway. After a 5-0 vote to adjust the plan for construction, GRC will also receive baseball and softball fields,...

  • Graduation Set for Friday, June 1; Last Day, June 6

    Graduation Set for Friday, June 1; Last Day, June 6

    Kathryn Gallenstein, Editor-In-Chief

    May 7, 2018

    It has been so long since graduation has been set before the last day of school that Director of Pupil Personnel Greg Hollon was unable to provide records that acknowledge its last occurrence. Graduation will be held on Friday, June 1, and diplomas will be available for pickup at the school on June 6, the last day of school. The Board of Education made all these decisions at its regular meeting April 17. Because there is technically one...

  • Pension Bill Delivers Blow to Public Education

    Pension Bill Delivers Blow to Public Education

    Olivia Montgomery, Features Editor

    April 30, 2018

    In the beginning, there was a sewage bill. Kentucky has recently gained national attention for the protests of teachers, firefighters, policemen, students, and other citizens of the tax reform, education budget and pension plan that was shadily tacked onto Senate Bill 151 in the middle of the night on Thursday, March 29. The irresponsibility of the Kentucky government, along with Governor Bevin’s ridiculous comparisons of teachers to ‘thug...

    Taylor Rader, Olivia Montgomery and Blayk Riley at the Frankfort rally.

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Tennis Team Hopes to Make Trip to State
Softball Players Ready for Continued Success

Softball Players Ready for Continued Success

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Baseball Team Dreams of Returning to State

Baseball Team Dreams of Returning to State

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Should College Athletes Be Paid?

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