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April 18, 2016

Career opportunities

Corey Hayden, an employment supervisor from United Parcel Service (UPS), came to Harlan County High School on April 6 to speak with seniors about possible career opportunities. Hayden talked with Bradley Watts, Brandon Farley and Devin Hopkins in the lunchroom. For more information or to apply, go to “” or call the jobline at (502) 359-1877.

April 13, 2016

HCHS boys track

Team members include, from left, front row:  Scotty Farmer, Nguyen Khuru, Robert Burgan, Jake Casolari, Braden Shelton, Jake Bush and Matthew Farmer; second row: Dalton Shepherd, Joseph Wynn, James Dean, Seth Sanders, Cody Howard, Josh Lee and Blake Blevins; third row: Ryan Kilgore, Nick Blair, Zach Hunting, Sean Cooper, Andrew Crawford, Zackary Carmical, Alex Lewis; fourth row: Austin Adams, Kyton Joseph, Hunter Owens, Willie Doan, AJ Teagle and Matthew Brown.

April 12, 2016

HCHS girls track

Team members include, from left, front row: Samantha Howard, Kayla Shepherd, Jordan Daniels and Kaitlynn Creech; second row: Allison Cornett, Emma Day, Kali Nolan and Iris Sanchez; third row: Cherish Shepherd, Jordan Blevins, Breezy Epperson, Grace Dean and Laura Creech; fourth row: Camerynn Owens, Abby Stephens, Amanda Caudill, Madison Blanton and Katie Graham; fifth row: Amber Allen, Taylor Rowe, Janice Dean, Katelyn Hensley and Kassydee Owens; sixth row: Mackenzie Combs, Shiann Westfelt, Madison Cole, Madison Roark and Reanna Middleton.; back row: Katelyn Johnson and Phebe McHargue.

April 12, 2016

A long-distance connection

Harlan County High School sophomore Sophia Sergent talked a resident of Venezuela during a Skype session held at the school.

April 1, 2016

Harlan County High School students enjoyed an international experience from the comforts of their own classroom earlier this month. Students in Spanish II classes led by Emmanuel Anama and Benjamin Duncan talked to Julio Rojas, a teacher in Venezuela, and his family during Skype sessions held at the...

HCHS Mock Election

Students in Bill Scott’s first-period Political Science class experienced the Democratic process during a mock election held at Harlan County High School.

March 16, 2016

A study of politics

Andrew Hensley (left) was an election officer for the mock election at Harlan County High School and watched as Cameron Smith cast his vote.

March 16, 2016

Bill Scott brought the 2016 presidential election home to students at Harlan County High School with a mock election, led by his political science students, earlier this month in the school cafeteria. “The election went great,” Scott said. “The best part was that the students took ownership of...

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