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Lighting Up Your Holiday Season

Lighting Up Your Holiday Season

MaQuoia Bernabe, Staff Reporter

December 17, 2018

Filed under Community

The Buffalo Trace Distillery hosted their annual Lighting of the Trace on November 29th, 2018.  They had a performance from the Kentucky State University Choir and a visit from Santa. They hosted a Candlelight Tour at 5:30 p.m., Holiday Stories at 6:00 p.m., Santa's arrival at 6:30 p.m., and the Ho...

High School Choirs Shares Holiday Cheer For All To Hear

High School Choirs Shares Holiday Cheer For All To Hear

December 14, 2018

On December 4th, 2018, the Woodford County High School's choirs and acapella groups put on their annual winter concert at First Baptist Church. This was Choir Director Taylor Strickland's first concert at Woodford County, and he definitely wowed the audience with his choice in music and amazing teachin...

Mental Illness: Walk a Mile In Its Shoes

Mental Illness: Walk a Mile In Its Shoes

December 14, 2018

Mental illness and mental health are important issues that need to be recognized, especially here at Woodford Couty High School. An anonymous student said, "The effect that it has on people is life-changing, and even if you don't have a mental illness, you are most likely affected by someone around you...

Adopt, Don’t Shop

Adopt, Don’t Shop

Annie Denington, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Community, Student Life

  All of these photos were taken December 8th, 2018 at the Woodford County Humane Society. Ashlee Denington and I, Annie Denington, took these photos. I want to note that none of these pictures have been changed in any way except for being flipped to make them look right. I didn't kno...

A Dreary Day for Discovery at Morehead State

A Dreary Day for Discovery at Morehead State

Kennedy Kruse, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Community, School, Student Life

Students from Woodford County High School who are enrolled in a dual credit class had the opportunity to visit Morehead State University at the end of November. While there, they toured the campus while learning about the things that Morehead offers. They were able to experience one on one interacti...

135 Cupcakes Later

December 14, 2018

Esperanza Club operates as a diverse group involved in the Woodford County community. The motto that the club goes by is: "We make a community by what we give." The club's theme for December is "Giving Back." The first project that the members decided to do was baking cupcakes for the Woodford Count...

Christmas Comes to Versailles!

Christmas Comes to Versailles!

Kara Summers, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2018

Filed under Community

Through the Looking Glass

Through the Looking Glass

December 12, 2018

Now that the holidays are coming up, everyone is looking for the perfect gift for a special someone, but many people are too lazy to even go inside. It is due to this laziness that window shopping has become more and more popular.  A storefront can determine whether or not someone comes in and even...

Can Kentucky Save Kentucky?!

Can Kentucky Save Kentucky?!

December 11, 2018

Our climate is drastically changing - Can we save our plant before it's too late? Brett Cease, youth volunteer education director, engagement coordinator, and a representative from Citizens' Climate Lobby located in Lexington, Kentucky, gives us an inside look at what climate change is, and how a...

Santa Claus Comes to Town!

Santa Claus Comes to Town!

December 10, 2018

Stepping Into a World of Careers

Stepping Into a World of Careers

December 6, 2018

Southside Elementary held their annual Career Day on November 19th and professionals from around Kentucky came to teach the students about their specific careers. Southside Elementary had all kinds of careers showcased there. This career day for the students is to teach them about what kind of jobs are...

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