• Cramming for a cause

    For the third year in a row, Cram-a-Cruiser collected enough donated school supplies to benefit hundreds of area students.

    The annual event, which is hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police Old Kentucky Home Lodge No. 43, had two police cruisers parked in front of Walmart over the weekend.

    As part of the event, people were able to place donated school supply items ranging from notebooks, paper towels and tissues to uniforms and shoes in either car.

  • Spring 2014 Dean's and President's List students

    Spring 2014 Dean’s List – full-time


    Josetta Page Allen

    Brittany Marie Bogard

    Rebecca Lynn Cecil

    Celina Anne Charles

    Tristan Yvonne-marie De Lasalles

    Eliga Blake Durbin

    Anna Katharine Elder

    Sierra Nicole Ferguson

    Gabrielle Nichol Fowler

    Brandi Louise Jury

    Kelsey Brooke Lyon

    Shayla B. Macleod

    Lincoln Connor Mattingly

    Tyler Dane Mudd

    Thomas Allen Pedrick

    Daniel Ethan Pile

  • WKU spring 2014 local graduates

    The following Western Kentucky University students earned degrees at the May 2014 commencement ceremonies.


    James B. Crabtree, bachelor of arts

    Kayla D. Cunningham, bachelor of science

    Mark S. Curtsinger, bachelor of science

    Evan T. Cusick, bachelor of science

    Nathan R. Gjerstad, bachelor of arts

    Jessica M. Hadorn, interdisciplinary studies(BIS)

    Patrick D. Hughes, bachelor of arts

    Erika L. Klosterman, bachelor of science

    Clayton T. Kute, bachelor of arts

  • Allyson Burkot earns law degree from NKU’s Chase Law
  • Students earn academic honors at ECTC

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the Dean’s List and the President’s Honor List for Spring 2014 Semester. The President’s Honor List is awarded to full-time and part-time students who are eligible based on the following criteria:

    Full-time degree-seeking students earning a 4.0 grade point average and successfully completing at least 12 hours of course work for the academic term, excluding developmental courses, are included in the Full-time student President’s Honor List.

  • EKU announces Spring 2014 Dean’s Award list

    Eastern Kentucky University has announced 365 Dean’s Award recipients for the Spring 2014 semester.

    Wesley Barnett, of Bardstown, senior Fire/Arson & Expos Invest major

    Alycia Lynch, of Bardstown, senior Public Relations major

    Brandon Simpson, of Bardstown, junior Pre-Occupational Science major

    Meredith Veech, of Bardstown, senior Health Services Administration major

  • Beta members win award
  • Gnadinger hired as new VPAA at St. Catharine College

    St. Catharine College President William D. Huston recently announced that Dr. Cindy Gnadinger has been appointed as the new vice president for academic affairs at the college.

    Gnadinger began her tenure at St. Catharine College on June 16 and worked closely with outgoing-VPAA Dr. Don Giles during a transition phase.

    She comes to St. Catharine College after having served as vice president for academic affairs at William Peace University in Raleigh, N.C. and as assistant vice president for academic affairs at Bellarmine University in Louisville.

  • Kendall Roller presents Beta flag
  • Fair Board gives scholarship to Thomas Brendan Mathews

    The Nelson County Fair Board presented the William Cross & Cliff Burgess Memorial Scholarship at the opening ceremonies at the Nelson County Fair July 17 to Thomas Brendan Mathews of Bardstown.  Mathews is a 2014 graduate of Nelson County High School and plans on furthering his education at UK.