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After 400 years, we have to face the wounds of slavery. Is this Ky. project a start?  Lexington Herald Leader

Four years ago, Cosby started the Angela Project as a way to commemorate the 400th anniversary of 1619, the year the first group of enslaved people ...



Scott County High School students to visit Germany  News- Graphic

A small group of students from Scott County High School will be traveling to Germany as a chance to learn about another culture. Led by Lucas Gravitt, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Vision for GCHS becoming reality | News  News- Graphic

School may be out for the summer, but Scott County School officials are keeping their eyes on August opening dates as construction crews race to the finish line ...



Scott County second in controversial 4x400, overall runner-up in boys' state track and field  News- Graphic

LEXINGTON — Neither the Hollywood ending, nor a Kentucky Derby conclusion, panned out for the Scott County High School boys' track and field team on ...



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.



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.



2019 Scott County grad owns, operates new coffee shop  News- Graphic

Tyler Rogers doesn't let age get in the way of business. At just 18 years old, the Scott County High School grad is the owner of the new café, Far.



McKee, 2013 title team headline this year's SCHS athletics hall of fame class  News- Graphic

It has only been six years since the defining moment of the modern era for the Scott County High School football team, but that is more than enough time for.



Scott County HS sports: Girls' basketball coach Helton to double as athletic director; James fills softball vacancy  News- Graphic

The puzzle pieces continue to fall into place as the clock ticks relentlessly toward the start of Scott County's first year since the 1970s with two high schools and ...



Softball coach Portwood crosses over to Warhawks | Sports  News- Graphic

Great Crossing High School has pulled a fair share of its inaugural varsity sports coaches from the other side of the “Birds' Nest” and Scott County High School.



Scott County's Michael Moreno signs with EKU - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

GEORGETOWN, Ky (WTVQ) – On Thursday, Scott County High School basketball standout Michael Moreno committed and signed with Eastern Kentucky.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



'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 ...



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.



Great Crossing bolsters baseball staff with three assistants  News- Graphic

Great Crossing High School baseball coach Greg Stratton has added three assistant coaches to his inaugural staff.



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 ...



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.



Cruisin' Café delivers meals to children | News  News- Graphic

No matter the weather, you'll always see a shining sun on Scott County Schools' Cruisin' Café. The colorful, renovated school bus is the newest way Scott ...



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

Georgetown police are releasing new details about a Thursday morning brawl between several students at Scott County High School.



Cards, Warhawks achieve national hoops success | Sports  News- Graphic

Even if last week's final ticks of the clock during KHSAA dead period or the nearly triple-digit heat index said otherwise, basketball season was alive and well for ...



$1M to build highway between Scott, Bourbon approved  News- Graphic

A resolution was passed to build a highway between Scott and Bourbon counties, and several firefighters were honored at the Scott County Fiscal Court meeting ...



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 ...



H.S. football: Chappell steps down from Great Crossing; replacement right as Rains  News- Graphic

First, the bad news for Great Crossing High School football: The Warhawks have lost their first football coach before the first coin flip, open-field tackle or ...



More than 200 attend landfill hearing | News  News- Graphic

More than 200 people attended a public hearing Thursday night on Scott County's plan to amend its Solid Waste Management Plan. And the message was clear ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Scott County United supports 'proper operation' of landfill  News- Graphic

Scott County United, the county's economic development organization, issued a statement Thursday supporting a “landfill partner that operates the site in ...



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 ...



Three cheers for Noel: Scott County athlete earns scholarship at UK  News- Graphic

Jaxson Noel grew up with a can-do, will-do attitude about sports, quickly conquering one and gravitating to the next.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Packed house greets new Great Crossing HS coaches  News- Graphic

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



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 ...



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.



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 ...



$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.



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 ...



Plan for solid waste transfer station concerns council  News- Graphic

Plans for a solid waste transfer station to be placed on Lexington Road between a tire business, Josie's of Georgetown and Crestlawn Cemetery were met with ...



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 ...



Six Cards who played three: Triple Threat awards honor three-sport SC athletes  News- Graphic

The Kentucky High School Athletic Association recently announced final counts for its Triple Threat Award and Academic All-State recognition programs for the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



Parents are organizing to press for second Scott County high school  Lexington Herald Leader

Some “Mad Moms” are organizing a push for a second Scott County high school under the slogan BuildNowSC. The debate over the second high school has ...



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.



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.



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.



Civil Air Patrol could fill Jr. ROTC void  News- Graphic

When it was determined the Air Force Junior ROTC program at Scott County High School would have to be disbanded, many students and parents wondered ...



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.



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 ...



Students surprise colorblind teacher with glasses to help him see true color  News- Graphic

It's a wonderful world of color. Adam Reid is a biology teacher at Scott County High School who is colorblind. When students in Reid's class found out about his ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



All-Commonwealth selections include four Tigers, Cronin | Sports  News- Graphic

Four football players from Georgetown College, head coach Bill Cronin, and former Scott County High School standout Trey Binder of Campbellsville University ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Watts inducted into Georgetown College athletics hall of fame  News- Graphic

Jeff Watts is best known in recent years as a major behind-the-scenes contributor to the success of the Scott County High School football program.



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 ...



Girls' basketball: Williams selected for Kentucky/Indiana all-star game  News- Graphic

Scott County High School junior Malea Williams has been selected as one of 15 girls in the state from the Class of 2020 to compete in the upconing ...



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 ...



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 ...



Update: Sheriff says Scott County deputy is paralyzed after being shot in back  WYMT News

Scott County deputy Jaime Morales was shot in the back last week while on duty.



H.S. tennis: Gallagher, Gardner/Jones reach region semifinals  News- Graphic

Everything went according to plan for the top-seeded singles and doubles players from the Scott County High School girls' tennis team on the first two days of ...



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 ...



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.



Scott County’s new high school won’t play in the same district as its old one  Lexington Herald Leader

Great Crossing High School and Scott County High School were affected by a KHSAA realignment decision on January 11, 2018.



8 central Kentucky students receive sendoff to military academies  WKYT

Students in central Kentucky are receiving a sendoff as they start their next journey in their lives at military academies.



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