News HeadlinesScott County High News

Scott County High School News Submitted by Alumni

Scott County High School News From Around The Web

Longtime assistant to replace Billy Hicks at Scott County High School  WKYT

Longtime Scott Co. boy's basketball assistant Tim Glenn has been named the new head coach, replacing the legendary Billy Hicks, who retired this month.



Scott Co. Teen Wins Derby Poster Contest  LEX18 Lexington KY News

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) -A Scott County teen won the Governor's Kentucky Derby Poster. Allie Viney is a sophomore at Scott County High School in ...



The Gatton Academy selects 96 students for class of 2021 – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 96 Kentucky sophomores for the class of 2021. “We are ...



Student injured in fight at Scott County High School - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ)- According to the News- Graphic, a Scott County High School female student was taken to the hospital after she was attacked by ...



Female student injured in SCHS fight | Breaking News  News- Graphic

Editor's note: The News-Graphic typically does not use anonymous sources, but in this case sources have viable reasons for remaining unknown. We believe ...



Fights, discipline issues increase at SCHS | News  News- Graphic

The number of physical fights and incidents of violence or illegal activities at Scott County High School have increased, in some cases doubled, over the last ...



Record number of Gatton Academy students named National Merit finalists  WBKO

Twenty-one seniors from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science have been recognized as finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship ...



Police: Person in custody following Scott County High School threat  WKYT

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - Georgetown police say a person is in custody in connection to reported threats made in connection to Scott County High School.



SCHS holds teacher, staff 'signing day' | News  News- Graphic

Scott County Schools will be entering a new era with Great Crossing High School opening its doors this fall.



SCHS principal addresses school issues with community at open forum  News- Graphic

Nearly three dozen people spent Saturday afternoon at the Ed Davis Learning Center hearing Scott County High School Principal Meocha Williams address ...



Meocha Williams named Scott County High School principal  News- Graphic

The Scott County High School Site Based Decision Making (SBDM) Council selected Meocha Williams as principal of SCHS. Most recently, Williams served as ...



Scott Co. leaders try to curb violence at high school  WKYT

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Last year, Scott County High School saw 21 fights on its campus. This year that number has more than doubled to 54 fights.



GATTON ACADEMY SENIORS CANDIDATES FOR 2019 US PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARS  WCLU

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Three Gatton Academy seniors learned recently they are candidates for the 2019 United States Presidential Scholars. The U.S. ...



Scott County 'signs' 2019-20 fall coaches | Sports  News- Graphic

In a ceremony patterned after its now-customary college announcements by top players, and also prompted by upstart Great Crossing High School's recent hires ...



Florence forces changes to Georgetown College, Scott County football games  WKYT

Hurricane Florence has caused a domino effect for football games in Kentucky, as two games are being rescheduled.



High school principals to share program offerings | News  News- Graphic

Joy Lusby (Great Crossing High School), Michelle Nichols (Elkhorn Crossing School), and Meocha Williams (Scott County High School) will host three ...



Scott County students accused of home invasions, drug activity  WKYT

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - Students in Scott County are behind bars after police say they are behind a string of home invasions and robberies.



Scott County High School bands tune up for new year  News- Graphic

The Scott County High School band program is ready to entertain its audience this school year.



Scott County Schools enrollment increases by 208 students to 9494  News- Graphic

There has been an increase of 208 students enrolled for the 2018-19 school year at Scott County Schools compared to last school year.



Air Force Jr. ROTC gets reprieve | News  News- Graphic

Some powerful and emotional testimony, including a mother who lost her daughter to suicide, supporting Scott County High School's Air Force Jr. ROTC ...



Schools to open Aug. 21 for 2019-20 year | News  News- Graphic

Students in Scott County will start school later than usual for the 2019-20 school year. The Scott County Board of Education approved a new calendar schedule ...



Scott County baseball coach diagnosed with West Nile virus  WKYT

The Scott County High School baseball team has announced head coach Scott Willard has West Nile virus.



Bowling: Scott County wins boys' team region, unified titles  News- Graphic

Scott County High School boys' bowling successfully defended its Region 7 title Sunday morning at Collins Bowling Center in Lexington.



Juvenile charged following school threats | News  News- Graphic

A juvenile has been arrested and a social media threat of a shooting at Scott County High School was confirmed Friday following an investigation that began ...



Schools celebrate as students perform at KMEA conferences  News- Graphic

The Royal Spring Middle School eighth grade choir was one of two in the state selected to sing at the Kentucky Music Educators Association Conference in ...



Alternative school plan proposed | News  News- Graphic

A group charged with putting together a plan for a Scott County Alternative School presented their research and proposal to the Scott County School Board ...



Scott County teachers, staff honored for service | News  News- Graphic

A teacher's job is to prepare students for their futures and ensure they have the tools they need to succeed. On Monday, several Scott County Schools teachers ...



SCHS stands alone: Lady Cards join Cards in Sweet 16 tournaments  News- Graphic

RICHMOND — In this first year of the entire KHSAA boys' and girls' basketball state tournaments being played at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Scott County High ...



SCHS collects 36420 pounds of food for AMEN House  News- Graphic

Many students from Scott County High School volunteered as tributes last Tuesday to help in “The Hunger Games” canned food drive. The school gathered over ...



HS wrestling: SCHS sweeps home meet | Sports  News- Graphic

Scott County High School kicked off its wrestling season in impressive fashion Saturday with a clean sweep of its annual Scott County Duals.



Scott County football regular season in review | Sports  News- Graphic

A game-by-game summary of the Scott County High School football regular season:



Scott County school bus involved in minor morning accident  News- Graphic

A Scott County school bus was involved in a minor accident transporting students this morning. Bus No. 65 was traveling on McClelland Circle near U.S. 460 ...



SCHS band alum invited to perform at homecoming game  News- Graphic

All graduates of the Scott County Band program are welcome to join in the first Scott County High School Alumni Band at the Homecoming game on Oct. 12.



Protective order issued in reported sexual assault affects Scott County school  Lexington Herald-Leader

A temporary protective order was issued this week against a 17-year-old Scott County student after he allegedly sexually assaulted another student at a house, ...



HS basketball: Meet the Cards on Monday | Sports  News- Graphic

Rain-soaked, multi-colored tree leaves are descending to earth. Christmas music is not-so-gradually or subtly blending into the airwaves.



Principal clarifies student dress code | News  News- Graphic

Scott County High School has now better clarified its dress code to inform students on what is an acceptable length for shorts for female students to wear, ...



Great Crossing introduces Jason Chappell, fall sports coaches  WKYT

The new Great Crossing High School in Georgetown introduced its new fall sports head coaches Monday night, including head football coach Jason Chappell.



Henry Clay at Scott County high school football game recap September 28, 2018  Lexington Herald-Leader

Recap of the Henry Clay-Scott County high school football game played September 28, 2018.



New year promises changes for schools, GC and TMMK  News- Graphic

In a few hours the calendar will turn and it will be 2019. But that doesn't mean events that may have started in 2018 or earlier are complete. Quite the opposite.



County magistrate candidates share background, information | News  News- Graphic

By Dan Adkins. Georgetown News-Graphic. Editor's Note: The News-Graphic will continue to publish responses from several local major races. Thursday will be ...



Police investigating alleged teen rape case in Scott County  WKYT

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Georgetown police are investigating an alleged rape case involving two teenagers. We learned the suspect is a 17-year-old boy ...



Four finalists named for Scott County High School principal  News- Graphic

Four applicants have been selected to fill the position of Scott County High School principal.



H.S. baseball: Willhoite keeps Cardinal colors, signs with U of L  News- Graphic

Trace Willhoite committed to the University of Louisville baseball program during his sophomore season at Scott County High School, so Wednesday's signing of ...



Jr. ROTC's future in jeopardy | News  News- Graphic

The Scott County High School Air Force ROTC program will have difficulty pulling its weight once Great Crossing High School opens and SCHS's enrollment ...



SC archery hits dead center in home meet  News- Graphic

In the high school division, SC's top team registered a winning score of 3,361, easily ahead of runner-up Mercer County at 3,239. The Cards' second team was ...



Boys' basketball: Blessing or burden? Cards open as consensus No. 1  News- Graphic

It is probably a unique accomplishment in the century-plus history of Kentucky high school basketball.



Longtime SCHS coach Willard hospitalized with serious, undetermined illness  News- Graphic

Scott Willard, who has been a prominent member of the coaching staff at Scott County High School since 2004, is hospitalized in Lexington with a serious ...



Crowds welcome injured deputy home to Scott County a month after shooting  Lexington Herald-Leader

Scott County Deputy Jamie Morales, who was shot in the line of duty last month, received a hero's welcome when he returned to Scott County Thursday ...



Boys' basketball: SC finds way, finishes Frankfort in region semis  News- Graphic

Defense delivered the Cardinals from the brink of disaster Wednesday night, helping SC overcome an early double-digit deficit and escape the ravenous ...



NFL owners vote down potential onside kick change  Fox 56

PHOENIX (AP) — NFL owners voted down a proposal to replace the onside kick with one play from scrimmage, and tabled a suggestion to require each team to ...



Lexington district preview: State’s No. 1 teams begin hunt, city scoring record in play  Lexington Herald Leader

Previews of the Kentucky 42nd District and 43rd District high school boys and girls tournaments.



$21 million bid for athletic facility gains Scott County School Board's approval  News- Graphic

The Great Crossing High School Athletic Complex is one step closer to construction now that a renegotiated bid has been approved.



Archery: Cards set school single-shoot record | Sports  News- Graphic

Scott County High School archery had a record-smashing time Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Rebel Winter Shootout in Floyd County.



Coach Hicks says goodbye | News  News- Graphic

The coach who elevated Scott County High School boys' basketball to a place among the elite programs in the nation, and won more games than anyone in ...



Archery: All eyes on NASP states | Sports  News- Graphic

Local archers tuned up for this weekend's NASP state meet in Louisville with a warm-up competition at Lemons Mill Elementary.



New AD: Haywood happy to be back in sporting environment  News- Graphic

As dream jobs go, Austin Haywood's arrival in the athletic office at Scott County High School is ridiculously fantastic, when you consider that he gets to oversee ...



Scott County baseball coach hospitalized with West Nile virus - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ)- The Scott County High School baseball team announced on Twitter Wednesday night that head coach Scott Willard has West Nile ...



News-Graphic to premiere Hicks documentary Feb. 13 | News  News- Graphic

To capture every element of the triumph and tragedy that have shaped Scott County High School boys' basketball coach Billy Hicks would be an impossible task.



Principal named for new Scott County high school - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ)- Joy Kinney Lusby has been named principal of Scott County's new high school. Lusby is currently an assistant principal at Scott ...



Packed house greets new Great Crossing HS coaches  News- Graphic

Great Crossing High School athletics facilities won't be finished for several months.



1 adult, 3 juveniles face robbery charges | News  News- Graphic

Four individuals were arrested at Scott County High School and Royal Spring Middle School, three of whom were juveniles on Monday. The adult arrested ...



Police: 2 teachers, 1 officer assaulted breaking up Scott County High School brawl  WKYT

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - Georgetown police are releasing new details about a Thursday morning brawl between several students at Scott County High ...



Judge-executive candidates share background, information | News  News- Graphic

Editor's Note: Beginning with this edition, the News-Graphic will publish responses from several local major races. Tuesday will be answers from county ...



Burglar caught on camera after breaking into Scott County High School  WKYT

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - Georgetown Police need help identifying a person who broke into a local school. Surveillance video shows the burglar breaking ...



Local singer to audition for 'The Voice' | News  News- Graphic

Savannah Reeves, a junior at Scott County High School, will be heading to San Francisco this week to try out for the NBC show, “The Voice.” Savannah won a ...



Football notebook: Another son rises as Scott County QB  News- Graphic

Who's your quarterback?” has been an easy question for Scott County High School coach Jim McKee to answer the past six years.



SCHS boys' golf preview: Zipay is familiar face in new place  News- Graphic

On paper, Scott County High School boys' golf is working with its third different head coach in the past four years.



Threat prompts extra security at Scott County High School  WKYT

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - There was extra security at Scott County High School Wednesday morning after police were made aware of a threat of violence.



Billy Hicks wins 1,000th basketball game  WKYT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) Scott County boys' basketball coach Billy Hicks became the first coach in KHSAA history to win 1,000 career games when his ...



Covington, incumbent magistrates win GOP sweep of county government  News- Graphic

Republican Joe Pat Covington won a resounding victory as the county judge-executive Tuesday, defeating Democrat Charlie Hoffman in the race to succeed ...



SCHS student takes first in Derby poster contest  News- Graphic

Allie Viney got a text message Thursday she was not sure was real at first. In fact, the Scott County High School sophomore, did not want to say anything too loud ...



Two high school students coordinate Toys For Tots drive  News- Graphic

Christmas, it goes without saying, is a time of giving. We spend time with family, exchange presents, catch up with our friends. At least, that's how it is for many of ...



HS volleyball: Scott County aces opener | Sports  News- Graphic

Every team wants to win the season opener, of course, but Scott County High School volleyball had a fistful of extra motivation Thursday night.



Ben Ross's trial moved to start Feb. 1 | News  News- Graphic

Benjamin Ross, 19, accused of being one of the fleeing occupants of a truck which ran down Donald Savage in February 2017, appeared in court briefly for a ...



Fatal hit-and-run trials set for November, January  News- Graphic

Two men facing charges in a 2017 fatal hit-and-run are scheduled for separate trials two months apart in Scott County Circuit Court, court records show. Matthew ...



Scott County unveils school redistricting proposal. Here’s what you need to know about it.  Lexington Herald Leader

Changes are coming to Scott County's school district. The redistricting plan, which will affect hundreds of students by the 2019-20 school year, was unveiled ...



Girls' basketball: Scott County holds off Simon Kenton in challenging Toyota Classic girls' opener  News- Graphic

The Toyota Classic is a complicated set-up for Scott County girls' basketball. The Lady Cards have to deal with three rugged, ranked opponents while competing ...



Basketball notes: Cards' JV teams sweep openers | Sports  News- Graphic

Scott County basketball flaunted its depth with a pair of season-opening junior varsity wins this week.



HS swimming: Scott County sends 10 to state | Sports  News- Graphic

Ten swimmers and drivers from Scott County High School will compete in the KHSAA championship meet, beginning Thursday and continuing through Saturday ...



New status hearing for Putty scheduled for Nov. 16, at 1 p.m.  News- Graphic

Matthew Putty, who faces two felony charges related to the 2017 hit-and-run death of Donald Savage, appeared in court on Friday for a status hearing, but the ...



Girls' basketball: SC star Owens relieved after making college choice  News- Graphic

Major college basketball recruiting is a double-edged sword of stress and excitement.



SCHS boys' soccer preview: Cards hope to rise above district, region  News- Graphic

Rebuilding” and “reloading” only work as buzzwords for so long. Then everyone associated with a program gets restless, and rightfully so.



Teens arrested in string of home invasions in Georgetown - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – Some Scott County students are under arrest, accused of carrying out a string of violent home invasions and robberies.



Sheriff's Office hires Dustin Smith as second SRO  News- Graphic

When students return to school Wednesday, there will be one additional full time School Resource Officer to provide safety at Scott County Schools. Scott County ...



Vote for the Kentucky.com Boys’ Basketball Player of the Week (Feb. 3-9, 2019)  Lexington Herald Leader

Voting ends at 12 p.m. Friday. Most nominees were selected by Josh Moore via stats uploaded to KHSAA.org. If you'd like to nominate a player's performance for ...



At long last: Scott County breaks ground on second high school  Lexington Herald Leader

Although ceremonial, Thursday morning's groundbreaking for Great Crossing High School marked a big step forward for Scott County. “We need a second high ...



42nd District basketball preview: Wednesday is win, or else, for Cards  News- Graphic

Casual observers and presumptuous fans probably don't feel any imminent danger as Scott County prepares for its semifinal games in the 42nd District ...



Judge-executive candidates share differences, agreements in forum  News- Graphic

Three candidates seeking to fill the shoes left by retiring Scott County Judge-Executive George Lusby offered differing views on county government's future ...



SCHS schedules 2018 graduation at KHP's Alltech Arena | News  News- Graphic

It's official: Scott County High School's Class of 2018 will celebrate its commencement at the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena. The Scott County Board of ...



24th annual Toyota Classic tips off Wednesday | Sports  News- Graphic

After going to an all-Kentucky format last season, this year's 24th Toyota Classic reverts to the tradition of welcoming out-of-state visitors.



HS football: Tradition tops this tournament | Sports  News- Graphic

Throughout history and into multiple generations of pop culture, it is crystal clear that names matter.



Boys' basketball: Michael Moreno, hoops ambassador | Sports  News- Graphic

He shines on the basketball court, where his game is a textbook blend of power and finesse, precision and creativity, tireless work and disarming effortlessness.



SCHS choir students featured on FOX & Friends  News- Graphic

If you happened to tune in to FOX and Friends early Monday morning, you probably saw a few familiar faces. Scott County High School choir director Brent ...



Air Force Jr. ROTC program grounded | News  News- Graphic

Approval to update a memorandum of agreement for the Air Force Jr. ROTC program at Scott County High School died for lack of a motion at Thursday's Scott ...



HS softball: Sullivan's jersey enshrined | Sports  News- Graphic

Kennedy Sullivan didn't need any additional ink to etch her story of athletic immortality at Scott County High School.



Lusby named Great Crossing principal | News  News- Graphic

An assistant principal at Scott County High School has been named to lead the new Great Crossing High School, the Scott County School District announced.



Great Crossing High School flooring contract approved | News  News- Graphic

Flooring work will be able to be completed at Great Crossing High School now that a contract has been approved. Scott County Board of Education approved a ...



RayShon Williams hired as second school resource officer  News- Graphic

Georgetown Police Department has hired Patrolman RayShon Williams as its second school resource officer. Williams', 36, duties began Aug. 13 and he has ...



Girls' basketball: Lady Cards light it up during summer  News- Graphic

Winter girls' basketball at Scott County High School was about developing players, as evidenced by 25 athletes divided across two freshman teams.



H.S. basketball: SC's Owens finalist for All-America game  News- Graphic

Maaliya Owens of Scott County High School is one of five Kentucky girls — and one of 800 girls or boys in the country — to be nominated for inclusion.



News headlines by Google News for Scott County High School Georgetown KY

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Scott County HS . This site has been created to offer a place for SCHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Scott County High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.