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Congressman Barr Holds Send-Off For Students Headed To Service Academies  LEX18 Lexington KY News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Congressman Andy Barr held a send-off ceremony for eight extraordinary high school graduates from the Sixth Congressional ...



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 ...



SERVICE ACADEMY SEND OFF  Spectrum News 1

LEXINGTON, Ky --- United States Congressman, Andy Barr hosted a military send-off ceremony Friday, for eight Kentucky high school graduates who are ...



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 ...



Tops Welcome Princess Valencia to The Hill  WBKO

After graduating five seniors following WKU Softball's 2019 campaign, head coach Amy Tudor has announced the addition of Morehead State-transfer Princess ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



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 '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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



SCHS named 40th top high school in state  News- Graphic

Scott County High School is ranked 40th among Kentucky's 382 public high schools by U.S. News & World Report's Best High School Rankings. U.S. News ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Scott County high school students complete Toyota engineering internships  News- Graphic

Teamwork, diversity and engineering are skills three Scott County High School female students gained as part of their internship at Toyota Motor Manufacturing, ...



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 ...



'Mamma Mia!' hits stage this weekend | News  News- Graphic

Julie Marshall doesn't try to top each spring's Scott County High School Cardinal Players production from previous years. But she knew after last year's “Les ...



Track and Field: Woodie, Walker star at Commodore Classic  News- Graphic

It was somewhat of a skeleton crew due to preparations for the prom later that night, but several Scott County High School track and field competitors still ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



GCHS introduces more winter coaches | Sports  News- Graphic

Great Crossing High School formally introduced its 2019-2020 winter sports coaches to prospective athletes and their parents Tuesday night at Elkhorn Crossing ...



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.



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 ...



H.S. basketball: Great Crossing names Steve Page inaugural boys' coach  News- Graphic

To build its boys' basketball system, Great Crossing High School has turned to one of the unsung architects of the program that will be its crosstown rival.



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, ...



Packed house greets new Great Crossing HS coaches  News- Graphic

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



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 ...



Track and field: Hudson named one of nation's top five high school throwers  News- Graphic

Bryan Hudson has proven himself an elite NCAA Division I prospect in both football and track and field since his freshman year at Scott County High School.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



New center offers safe place for teens | News  News- Graphic

A common complaint from teens and parents in most any town in America is there is nowhere safe for teens to gather and study, play games or be with their ...



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 ...



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, ...



$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.



H.S. lacrosse: SC boys collect first-ever playoff win  News- Graphic

The season of firsts and bests continues for the Scott County High School boys' lacrosse program.



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



Covington gives first address as judge-exec | News  News- Graphic

Scott County Judge-Executive Joe Pat Covington gave his first State of the County address to the Georgetown/Scott County Chamber of Commerce monthly ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



H.S. lacrosse: Splendid season ends in quarterfinals at Henry Clay  News- Graphic

During the growth of Kentucky high school lacrosse over the past decade, Henry Clay and Scott County have developed at different paces and existed in ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Community Singers warming up for annual spring concert  News- Graphic

For 45 years, the Georgetown Community Singers have been gracing the area with beautiful music each spring. The troupe has been warming up their vocal ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



SCHS sports roundup: Big weekend for fishing at states, archery at nationals  News- Graphic

Scott County's bass fishing tandem of Tyler Sammons and Cainaan Halsey bounced back in style in Saturday's final round of the KHSAA state championship, ...



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 ...



Archery: Local teams on target in GMS Shootout  News- Graphic

Local archers cranked up their winter schedule Saturday, Dec. 1, with the Stampede Shootout at Georgetown Middle School.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



‘We’re going down there to win it.’ Scott County dominates for 5th state finals trip  Lexington Herald-Leader

A recap of the Madison Central-Scott County high school football game played in Georgetown, Kentucky on Friday, November 23, 2018.



Families take to the sky at Georgetown Kite Festival  WKYT

Dozens of families gathered at the historic Cardome Center this weekend for the 19th annual Georgetown Kite and Culture Festival.



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 ...



Groundbreaking scheduled for Scott County high school  Lexington Herald Leader

Groundbreaking for Great Crossing High School, the second Scott County high school, will take place Sept. 1. The school will cost about $58 million and is ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Here’s the media’s top 10 entering the last week of HS basketball’s regular season  Lexington Herald Leader

The top teams in the Kentucky AP high school boys' and girls' basketball polls entering the final week of the regular season.



Girls' basketball: Owens joins 2000-point club in rout of Dunbar  News- Graphic

Maaliya Owens' flirtation with a rare achievement in Scott County High School girls' basketball history was a flimsy secret.



Scott Co. school board unanimously approves redistricting plan  WKYT

Great Crossing High School and Creekside Elementary will open in time for the 2019-2020 school year.



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