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HCHS Link Crew ready for new year

HCHS Link Crew ready for new year

John Henson, Bear Tracks advisor

August 4, 2018


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With a new school year starting soon, members of the third version of the Harlan County High School Link Crew met last week to begin training for their task of helping freshman coming from eight elementary schools around the county make the sometimes difficult transition to high school “My brothers...

HCHS wins district Governor’s Cup

HCHS wins district Governor’s Cup

February 25, 2018


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Harlan County High School took top honors in the 2018 District 52 Governor’s Cup held at Harlan County High School. Harlan High School took second, followed by Leslie County in third. Individual assessment area results were: Mathematics: Autumn Dunaway and Janice Dean, Harlan County, tied for...

First aid instructions

First aid instructions

February 25, 2018


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Green selected as HCHS basketball sweetheart

Green selected as HCHS basketball sweetheart

February 10, 2018


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Harlan County High School senior Blair Green was crowned the HCHS Basketball Sweetheart in ceremonies before Tuesday’s game against Corbin. Green was escorted by senior guard Drew Nolan.

HCHS students help tell county’s story

HCHS students help tell county’s story

October 15, 2017


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Telling Harlan County’s story through the eyes of students was the goal of the Creative Asset Mapping project on Sept. 19-21 at Harlan County High School. The project was supported by an award from the National Endowment of the Arts and facilitated by Partners for Education at Berea College (PFE)....

HCHS students celebrate GEAR UP Week

HCHS students celebrate GEAR UP Week

Megan McKnight, Bear Tracks Editor

October 4, 2017


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Harlan County High School students celebrated the 2017 National GEAR UP Week recently. GEAR UP, which stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs, is a seven-year program funded by the United States’ Department of Education to help students become mentally and financially...

Hilton’s students experiment with pennies

Hilton’s students experiment with pennies

Lindsey Fields, Bear Tracks

October 4, 2017


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Fun science experiments are not only for grade schoolers and middle schoolers, as Jennifer Hilton’s dual credit biology students at Harlan County High School found out during a surprise experiment. Students learned that water molecules develop a small layer of “skin” which can help water droplets...

Life-saving life skills

Life-saving life skills

September 20, 2017


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Students in the two life skills classes at Harlan County High School participated in a CPR class Monday led by Harlan County School District health coordinator Christy Whitaker. Students can become certified if they complete all three classes held during the trimester. The CPR class is part of the...

Green named homecoming queen

Green named homecoming queen

September 10, 2017


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HCHS homecoming candidates

HCHS homecoming candidates

September 6, 2017


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