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Clopton Elementary teachers presented awards cards from Bowling Green Walmart.

Clopton Elementary receives $1,000 from BG Walmart

Posted on December 16, 2014 at 2:31 pm

The Christmas season is the time for giving and Walmart and Sam’s Club have joined in the spirit. Bowling Green Walmart recently presented twenty $50 rewards cards to Pike County R-III Clopton School District. The Teacher Rewards Program is designated to help purchase much-needed classroom supplies. Nationally, Walmart and Sam’s Club are awarding more than 100,000 educators, infusing schools across America with $5 million. The winning educators were randomly selected

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  • BGR-1 school district votes to discontinue grandfathered policy – District to utilize new insurance provider

    Posted on December 16, 2014 at 2:12 pm

    During Monday’s regular meeting of the Bowling Green R-1 Board of Education, a measure was taken to discontinue a policy that was grandfathered-in for certain district employees in 2008. Although current district administrators are somewhat unclear as to the reasoning behind continuing the benefit in 2008, a vote passed Monday to discontinue the annuity as of January 2015. President Scott Smith called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. As

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  • BGHS announces Students of the Quarter

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 2:04 pm

    The faculty of Bowling Green High School nominates and votes on students to be “Students of the Quarter.” One student from the freshman, sophomore, and junior classes is chosen by the faculty. These students must meet the following criteria: Students must strive to do their best in all classes, must follow school rules and regulations, and show concern for others. The following students have been chosen as the second quarter

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  • Bowling Green schools give back – Christmas spirit inspires giving, service

    Posted on December 9, 2014 at 1:45 pm

    The spirit of Christmas has struck the Bowling Green R-I school district as several school groups, classes, and organizations donate their time and effort to help those less fortunate and spread happiness this holiday season. Below are a few examples of how local schools and student organizations are helping their community this winter…   BGHS – Every Child Every Day One great community project is the Every Child Every Day,

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  • Athletic banquet honors athletes, accomplishments

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 2:34 pm

    Bowling Green High School honored its fall sport athletes last week during the annual Fall Athletic Banquet and awards ceremony. Athletic Director and head cross country coach Matt Chance welcomed those in attendance as the event began at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18. Following the season summaries from each sport, groups split into individual meets for their particular sport’s awards. Awards presented are as follows… Cross Country Boys: Most Improved: 

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  • BGMS to host third annual swap shop

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 2:25 pm

    Becky Turner   Two years ago the Bowling Green Middle School took on a new challenge. Students donated clean, gently used clothing that they no longer needed or wanted.   A “shop” was then set up in the high school auditorium and students were able to come and choose items they would like for themselves.  Everything was free and all students who wanted to were allowed to shop. The middle

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  • Bowling Green DAR presents citizenship awards

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 2:24 pm

    The Bowling Green Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) presented two prestigious awards to deserving middle school students during their regular monthly meeting last Thursday.  The DAR Youth Citizenship award was presented to a sixth and seventh grader, selected by their teachers, who most represent the qualities of honor, service, courage, patriotism, and leadership.  

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