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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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  • Perry selected for prestigious MU leadership society

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 12:53 pm

    Sonja Perry

    Sonja Perry is a remarkable young woman. At only 21 years of age, Perry has accomplished more than many people hope to in a lifetime. Most recently, Perry was accepted to one of the University of Missouri’s most prestigious organizations, the Griffiths Leadership Society for Women. “The Griffiths Leadership Society operates around the principals around connecting collegiate women leaders with alumnae leaders,” Perry explained. “The whole idea is to connect strong

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  • Bobcats named All-Conference

    Posted on November 11, 2014 at 4:02 pm

    Congrats to the following football players named All-Conference… First Team Running Back: Adam Holt Tight End: Josh Early Offensive Line: Logan Charlton Defensive End: Josh Early Linebacker: Michael Gette Defensive Back: Dalton Pafford Second Team Running Back: Kaeden Jenkins Offensive Line: Zach Kiel Defensive Line: Zach Kiel Linebacker: Jackson Ringhausen Defensive Back: Anthony Burleson Athlete: Jake Niemeyer   Courtney Burbridge and Autumn Cross went for all District Band this past

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  • Class of ‘64 celebrates 50th

    Posted on November 4, 2014 at 4:00 pm

    class of 64

    The BGHS Class of ‘64 celebrated their 50th reunion on Oct 10 at Edmiston’s Community Building in Louisville. Speaking at reunion was Zandra Allison Dowell about her last three years of fighting three rare cancers; Claire Deters Hayes, who told the loss of her daughter to an aggressive cancer; and Doug Wankel, who now is managing partner for SGI Global, LLC. and is the on site Country Manager for Afghanistan,

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