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Missing classmates from class of 1963

February 1, 2017 by Vicki Tichenor Valla (Register to contact)

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Anyone that has contact information on the following classmates from 1963, please contact me at ***** Thank you.
Michael Barnes, Patricia Bickel, Mary Bodner, Joan Bridges, Diane Burnett Saling, Carolyn Gettler, Karen Hercegh, Nancy Hyatt, Martha Huffman Longsworth, Jeran Jaggers, Richard Johnson, Sandra Larkin Rudolph, Marlene Mitchell, Carolyn Moore Miller, Roger Reed, Roanld Schooling, Roger Snyder, Howard Thompson, Sandra Willis.

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Certifications in hand, many JCPS seniors ready to enter the workforce  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Tyler Edwards had scholarship offers to wrestle and play football in college. But with a list of automotive certifications under his belt, ...

Students sign to start career straight out of school  WAVE 3

Just like an athlete would sign a scholarship to play in college, these students signed with local businesses with a promise of a job.

Teacher sickout doesn’t stop the learning at Southern High School  WAVE 3

Despite the sickout at JCPS, more than 30 Southern High School students still came in Thursday along with about 20 of their teachers.

Southern High School to increase security on campus Monday after social media post circulates  WDRB

In a letter to parents, Principal Tyler Shearon said several social media posts about a student have been circulating online. Shearon said earlier this school year, ...

JCPS names Tyler Shearon new principal of Southern High School  WDRB

Tyler Shearon was named to the post on Monday. He will start immediately.

JCPS, NCFL partner to host Community Jamborees across Jefferson County  WAVE 3

Free community jamborees are scheduled across Jefferson County.

Q&A | Southern High football RB Zach Norris details the keys to this season's success  The Courier-Journal

Southern High School football coach Mike Gossett has two explanations for senior running back Zach Norris' almost out-of-nowhere success this season.

Southern H.S. principal moving to Christian Academy of Louisville middle school  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Southern High School Principal Bryce Hibbard will soon take over as middle school principal at the Christian Academy of Louisville ...

LMPD: Man shot victim multiple times in Okolona before suspect shot, killed by police  WAVE 3

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police shot and killed a suspect who attacked a man at an apartment complex in the Okolona area on Tuesday ...

JCPS takes feedback on student assignment plan | Education  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – As Jefferson County Public Schools begins work on tweaking its student assignment plan, some parents who showed up to ...

Family: 15-year-old Southern High student hit and killed  WLKY Louisville

A Southern High School student was hit and killed on Saturday around 10 p.m..

SUNDAY EDITION | All eyes on JCPS as lawmakers return Thursday  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Will Jefferson County Public Schools have school on Thursday? Or will Kentucky's largest school district will be closed for the ...

Governor's School for Entrepreneurship selects 72 high school students for summer program at NKU  User-generated content

The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, has announced 72 high school students ...

Teacher 'sick outs' impacting JCPS district calendar | News  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The JCPS “sick outs” are affecting the district calendar by pushing back the final day of school. The district builds in a few makeup ...

SUNDAY EDITION | Changes looming for JCPS student assignment plan  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Navigating the maze of Jefferson County Public Schools' student assignment plan can be daunting for newcomers. It's a lesson ...

JCPS delegates hope lawmakers know they're still watching on session's last day  WDRB

JCPS and other school districts throughout the state remained open as lawmakers prepared to wrap up their legislative work, instead opting to send delegations ...

Kentucky State Government News Some Kentucky teachers close schools as legislature returns Adam Beam  WCPO

One of the country's largest school districts was forced to close for the fourth time in two weeks on Tuesday as about a third of its teachers called in sick so they ...

JCPS teacher: We don't need a sickout on Kentucky legislature's last day  Courier Journal

As we approach the end of the 2019 session, I find myself reflecting on where we go from here. I have been teaching for 11 years, and this has been the ...

Governor's School for Entrepreneurs selects 72 Kentucky high school students for highly competitive summer program – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, today announced 72 ...

Lifelong dream comes true for former instate star Damien Harris  Kentucky Today

BEREA, Ky. (KT) — A lifelong dream finally came true for Damien Harris. The University of Alabama running back and former Madison Southern High School ...

Mark your calendars, class of 2018. Here's a list of JCPS graduation dates  The Courier-Journal

Here's when and where graduation ceremonies will take place.

Here's the updated graduation calendar for JCPS' class of 2018  The Courier-Journal

Thanks to Friday's school closure, high school graduation dates were pushed back for the class of 2018.

State taking names of teachers who called in sick to protest  Kentucky Today

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's education commissioner wants the name of every teacher who used a sick day that forced 10 school districts to close so ...

Kiyaunta Goodwin began his high school career taller and slimmer  Courier Journal

Now 6-foot-8 and 315 pounds, 14-year-old Kiyaunta Goodwin made his high school debut for the Holy Cross High School Cougars on Saturday.

EKU grad: Growing that comes with seasons | News  Richmond Register

For some high school students, they don't have a clue what they want to do when they graduate, let alone where they want to go to college after they receive.

These 13 businesses signed on as JCPS Academies of Louisville partners  Louisville Business First

The idea of the Academies of Louisville program is to prepare students for in-demand, high-wage careers.

State: Southern High makes improvements in collaboration, culture  WDRB

More teachers are collaborating with one another and the culture within Southern High School seems to be improving, according to the results of a state audit ...

Principal named for Fayette County's 37th elementary school – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

LEXINGTON, Ky. — While Fayette County's newest elementary school is still under construction, Superintendent Manny Caulk has already selected the leader ...

2 arrested on drug charges near Southern HS  WAVE

Two men who live near Southern High School were arrested on gun and drug charges Thursday.

Schools across Louisville hold walk-ins to protest cuts to education funding  WDRB

Teachers, students and staff at several schools in Louisville came together Thursday to protest cuts to education funding.

Retiring teacher gets sweet surprise

Maggie Wade started teaching in 1968. Her students wanted to make sure she leaves the classroom with something special.

JCPS bus crash in south Louisville sends 8 students to the hospital  WDRB

Bus No. 1128 was involved in a crash Monday morning at Poplar Level and Shepherdsville Roads.

American Red Cross issues emergency call for blood, platelet donors  WAVE 3

Between frigid temperatures and the government shutdown the American Red Cross is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors.

Nepali students beaten, bullied; parents feeling helpless  WAVE 3

Southern High School was notified of the incident the next morning.

Kentucky teachers said they would 'remember in November.' Did they?  Courier Journal

As results rolled in Tuesday night, it became clear that teachers on the ticket would not fare as well as their supporters had promised.

Kentucky embraces idea that not everyone needs college  PBS NewsHour

Kentucky is among a handful of states that have created a designation for career-ready that is separate and distinct from college-ready.

Career paths of Benny Snell, Damien Harris cross again at NFL combine  Courier Journal

In an alternate world, Benny Snell and Damien Harris might have played together at Kentucky. Now they're both in the same NFL draft class.

Here are the teachers running for Kentucky's legislature in November  Courier Journal

A record number of educators are running for General Assembly, most hoping to get boost from controversy over the pension bill.

Jason Neuss named principal of Ballard High School  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Ballard High School's site-based decision making council voted unanimously 7-0 to select Jason Neuss to be the school's next ...

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Former UK lineman Haynes joins Southern coaching staff  Richmond Register

Nick Haynes knows football. The former University of Kentucky offensive lineman also knows a thing or two about what it takes to be successful off the field.

Christian Academy of Louisville hires Bryce Hibbard as head boys basketball coach  The Courier-Journal

The former Eastern and Male head coach won a state title with the Eagles in 1997.

EKU football adds four additional transfers  WYMT News

Four additional transfers joined the Eastern Kentucky University football program with the start of the spring semester.

Former instate star Damien Harris has no regrets on sticking with Tide  Kentucky Today

ATLANTA (KT) — Damien Harris doesn't regret returning to Alabama. Although Harris could have easily declared for the NFL Draft following his junior campaign ...

There’s a Phil Simms museum where? Small Kentucky town has a shrine to a Super Bowl hero.  Lexington Herald Leader

Though Louisville is generally referred to as the hometown of Phil Simms, the former New York Giants quarterback and longtime CBS NFL analyst, he was born ...

Colonel Players finish second, head to KY Theatre Association State Competition – The News Journal  The News Journal

The Whitley County High School drama program is headed to the Kentucky Theatre Association State Competition later this month. The Colonel Players finished ...

How the Dirt Bowl basketball tournament became a 'Louisville icon'  Courier Journal

Founded in 1969, the Dirt Bowl basketball tournament in Shawnee Park has for decades thrived and inspired as a "beacon of light" in the community.

Louisville native Al Smith rises from 'dead poor' to Hall of Fame stature  The Courier-Journal

Kentucky State to honor Louisville-bred basketball star Al Smith.

Turnaround efforts at Fairdale High School applauded by state officials  WDRB

Three years after being named one of the state's lowest-performing schools, Fairdale High is making great strides in its efforts to turn around student ...

Local high school opens small business on campus  WDRB

Southern High School has officially opened a brand new cafe on campus.

45.5% of JCPS students in classes after threat  The Courier-Journal

Fewer than half of Jefferson County Public Schools students went to class Friday after an anonymous threat Wednesday prompted school officials to increase ...

The Friday night lights start to dim on high school football  WAVY-TV

New numbers show a decline in participation in high school football across the country.

JCPS hosting first ever institute for teachers new to priority schools  WDRB

JCPS is hosting a two-day Priority Teacher Institute at Southern High School. Its goal is to provide better support for teachers who will be new to one of the ...

60 years ago, WAKY put the crazy in Louisville's rock 'n' roll radio  Courier Journal

WAKY radio was Louisville's first Top 40 rock station and now it's turning 60. The talent that worked there ended up shaping the national radio scene.

Alabama football star Damien Harris remains the one that got away for Kentucky  The Courier-Journal

Running back Damien Harris has maintained a relationship with UK coach Mark Stoops even after choosing Alabama as a recruit.

How big is your school's budget (in JCPS)?  The Courier-Journal

Now that the 2014-15 tentative budget has been approved by the Jefferson County Board of Education (and will go into effect July 1), I thought it would be ...

Louisville has honored 'hometown heroes' with a banner since 2002. Now, it's ending  The Courier-Journal

Louisville campaign to honor hometown heroes with images on buildings being ended.

40 years after de-segregation, a look back at busing in Louisville  WAVE 3

This school year marks 40 years since the U.S. Supreme Court school bus ruling that merged the Louisville and Jefferson County districts.

Former K-State standout Smith to be inducted in Hall of Fame - The State Journal

In addition to Alfred Smith, five former athletes are part of Kentucky State University's 2017 Hall of Fame Class to be honored at 6 p.m. Oct. 20 at a banquet at the ...

OBITUARIES APR. 14-21, 2019  BereaOnline

Jerry Lee Williams, age 66, widower to the late Brenda Lee Williams, passed away Wednesday April 17, 2019 at Baptist Health in Richmond, KY. He was born ...

#NotADisaster: JCPS teachers respond to Bevin |

In response to Gov. Matt Bevin labeling Jefferson County Public Schools an "unmitigated disaster," teachers and administrators on Thursday started a social ...

The City That Believed in Desegregation  The Atlantic

Integration isn't easy, but Louisville, Kentucky, has decided that it's worth it.

Meet Louisville's outstanding high school seniors  The Courier-Journal

Public, private and Catholic students who have excelled in and out of the classroom were honored Tuesday night by Mayor Greg Fischer as recipients of the ...

Treasurer Allison Ball announces Financial Empowerment Coalition and Database – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 16, 2018) – Kentucky State Treasurer Allison Ball held a press conference on Monday morning at Southern High School in Louisville to ...

Former WKU tight end Yelder signs with New Orleans  WBKO

Former Western Kentucky tight end Deon Yelder has signed a free agent deal with New Orleans, according to reports and his Twitter page.

Craft Academy holds second graduation ceremony  Morehead State University News

Morehead State University's Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics held its second graduation Saturday, May 12, at Button Auditorium.

McDonald's honors Black History Makers of Tomorrow  WAVE 3

The students were selected for the Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarship for their exceptional academic achievement, leadership, character and ...

JCPS battling inequity 40 years after busing  The Courier-Journal

For thousands of people in Jefferson County, the public school system was desegregated 40 years ago simply to fulfill a court order. But for supporters, it was a ...

JCPS salaries - Who makes the most money?  The Courier-Journal

In the wake of the details provided by the massive audit of Jefferson County Public Schools' central office conducted by Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen, ...

New Albany police, Bullitt County school district issue stern warnings for anyone posting threats against schools  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- New Albany's police chief has issued a stern warning for anyone planning on making any kind of school threat. The statement came ...

WKU honors 91 students from Lexington & Louisville areas  WKU News

WKU continued its 2016 series of scholars luncheons this week by honoring 91 outstanding students from high schools in the Lexington and Louisville areas.

Substitute teachers are in short supply at JCPS  The Courier-Journal

Requests for fill-in instructors can sometimes go unanswered at JCPS, particularly at schools with poor children.

Marshall Football Announces 2018 Recruiting Class

Feb. 7, 2018 Signing Day Central HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Marshall coach Doc Holliday has announced the Thundering Herd's 2018 football recruiting class.

From Jake Ohmer to Malik Monk to Lee Kiefer, what voters said about those outside the top 10  Lexington Herald Leader

What the 151 media members from around the state who voted in the 2017 Lexington Herald-Leader Kentucky Sports Figure of the Year Award balloting said ...

Inspired by the Dirt Bowl, Owensboro's Dust Bowl is a community staple  Courier Journal

The 45th Dust Bowl tips off in Owensboro on Friday, and brings with it a legacy similar to that of Louisville's Dirt Bowl.

Damien Harris chooses Alabama for college  The Courier-Journal

BEREA, Ky. – A chance to be a running back at the University of Alabama doesn't come along for too many high school football players, and Damien Harris ...

U of L to continue Upward Bound college prep program  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- Going to college is not always on the horizon for high school students, but the University of Louisville is trying to help some local ...

Thomas Andrew Oldham | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

Thomas Andrew Oldham died in Kitty Hawk on January 4, 2019 at the age of 21. Thomas was born July 24, 1997 in Chapel Hill and grew up in Burlington.

OBITUARIES JULY 22-29, 2018  BereaOnline

Dolores Ray White Rice, age 84, widow of Richard Allen Rice, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2018 at Kenwood Health & Rehabilitation in Richmond, Ky.

Family of man killed 1 year ago Monday makes public plea for answers  WDRB

One year ago Monday, a Louisville father was shot on the street and left for dead.

Madison Southern Marching Band expects to have 'big year'  Richmond Register

Even through it's the last full week of summer break, several Madison Southern High School students are standing outside in formation with instruments in hand ...

Louisville man arrested after alleged break-in to JCPS school  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man has been arrested after police say he and a juvenile accomplice broke into an area school. According to an arrest ...

Hometown Heroes: Dedicated to Louisville's Greatest  StyleBlueprint

Louisville's Hometown Heroes murals honor famous Louisvillians and make the entire community proud.

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Jennifer Lawrence's Hometown Hero banner unveiled  WLKY Louisville

Jennifer Lawrence is the latest Louisville native to be honored by the Greater Louisville Pride Foundation's Louisville Hometown Heroes series.

Delicious food, and an idea for world peace at Jerusalem Kitchen  Louisville Eccentric Observer

Jerusalem Kitchen is larger than its predecessor, with an extensive menu of much the same excellent, value-priced fare.

Berea semi-pro team playing for championship  WKYT

The Kentucky Patriots, a semi-pro football team based out of Berea, will play for the Alliance Football championship on Saturday.

14-hour SWAT situation ends in man's arrest in Okolona

LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) – A 12-hour standoff is over in Okolona and ended in the arrest of one man. The situation began around 11:45 a.m., Monday, Sept.

Louisville Lady Trojans compete in national tournament  The Courier-Journal

The Louisville Lady Trojans basketball team recently competed for the first time in an invitation-only national tournament, where the girls tested their skills ...

Dave Armstrong, last mayor of the old City of Louisville, dies at 75  The Courier-Journal

Dave Armstrong, who was the last elected mayor of the old City of Louisville and who served two earlier terms as Jefferson County judge-executive, died ...

2017 National Merit winners named  Lexington Herald Leader

Fourteen recent graduates of Fayette County Public Schools are among 85 Kentucky recipients of 2017 National Merit college-sponsored scholarships: Thomas ...

Key players in Saturday’s Alabama-Auburn game were youth football teammates in Kentucky  Lexington Herald Leader

Alabama running back Damien Harris and Auburn quarterback Jarret Stidham have a Kentucky connection. Also, the SEC will be without Michael Porter Jr. this ...

KONZ | The first 20 -- what I'm learning by visiting 100 JCPS schools in 100 days  WDRB

WDRB education reporter Toni Konz has made a commitment to visit 100 JCPS schools in 100 days. Here is what she has learned while visiting the first 20 ...

Sutton Reforms Moore from the Inside Out  Voice Tribune

Last season, Moore High School's boys' basketball team didn't need to travel to the venues of opposing teams to deal with the torment of boos from home fans.

Pat Summitt, Lady Vols' 1991 title awoke a fan  Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

How Pat Summitt, Lisa Harrison and the Tennessee Lady Vols awoke a new women's college basketball fan.

Big moments, bigger celebrations: Our top 50 high school sports photos from 2017  Lexington Herald Leader

Raceland takes the field for the Class A Russell Athletic KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl championship game against Beechwood at Kroger Field in ...

Third person pleads guilty in fatal New Year's Day shooting, robbery  Evansville Courier & Press

A third person has now pleaded guilty to charges in a fatal New Year's Day 2018 shooting.

Yelder continues journey from walk-on to NFL Draft hopeful  Bowling Green Daily News

Mike Sanford and Deon Yelder shared an emotional embrace April 21, 2017.

Dan Johnson's fight to stay in city hall has split his district  Louisville Eccentric Observer

Dan Johnson has quietly represented South Central Louisville for 25 years, first as Sixth Ward alderman and now as District 21 councilman. This year, he is ...

300+ Kentuckiana bridges deficient  The Courier-Journal

More than 300 bridges and overpasses in Louisville and surrounding counties, including Southern Indiana, are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete, ...

Central Band makes history; Estill wins back-to-back  Richmond Register

The Madison Central High School Marching Band made history by taking first place in Class 5A at the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) State ...

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