BARREN BOARD TALKS ABOUT FINANCES; HONORS STUDENTS AND TEACHERS PDF Print
Friday, 12 October 2012 06:23

Barren County Board of Education met in their October session last night, and heard from Superintendent Bo Matthews that with the school year already a quarter of the way complete, the district is anxiously awaiting test results.

No Flash Player detected

Of course funding is always a concern for any school district, and Finance Officer John Stith gave the board a comparison of this years funding versus last year

No Flash Player detected

And Supervisor of Instruction Dr. Benny Lile says they are working with the board in actively seeking on other sources of funding.

No Flash Player detected

The board is taking advantage of the KISTA program which allows the amortization of bus purchases over a period of time, as we learn from Interim Transportation Director Charlie Campbell.

No Flash Player detected

And the Barren County Board always loves to recognize outstanding employees and students in the district.  Mark Wallace has this months honorees

No Flash Player detected

 

This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

WCLU Weather

53°
11°
°F | °C
Fair
Humidity: 59%
Sun
Mostly Sunny
51 | 77
10 | 25
Mon
Partly Cloudy
57 | 77
13 | 25