Category Archive: Jessamine County Board of Education

Jul 28

Warner Elementary School to stick with current traffic plan for 2014-2015 school year

The Jessamine County Board of Education agreed Monday to expand the width of parent lanes at Warner Elementary School during the facility’s comprehensive renovation, but delays in pricing mean the switch of parent and bus traffic won’t happen until next school year. Buses have been dropping off and picking up students in the back of …

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Jul 16

Branscum, Prewitt talk about decisions to run for Jessamine County Board of Education

As of the end of business Tuesday, John Branscum and Arnold Prewitt were still the only two candidates to have filed for seats on the Jessamine County Board of Education. Branscum is a candidate in the fifth district, a seat currently occupied by Fran Settle; Prewitt is a candidate in the fourth district, a seat …

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Jul 14

Map of two Jessamine County Board of Education districts on the ballot in November

Districts 4 and 5 for the Jessamine County Board of Education are highlighted in the above map of Jessamine County. The two seats will be on the ballot in November's general election. (Map from Jessamine County Clerk's Office/illustration by Jonathan Kleppinger)

Above is a map showing the borders of districts 4 and 5 for the Jessamine County Board of Education. Both seats will be on the ballot in November’s general election. The nonpartisan seats are currently held by Hallie Bandy (District 4) and Fran Settle (District 5), who were both elected to their first terms in …

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Jul 11

Former police officers Branscum, Prewitt file for seats on the Jessamine County Board of Education

With the deadline a month away, only two candidates have filed for the two seats up for grabs on the Jessamine County Board of Education. Both are former Nicholasville police officers who do not currently sit on the school board. The two seats on the ballot in the 2014 general election are for districts 4 …

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Jun 25

Warner Elementary School traffic pattern changes after KDE denies Hoover Drive plan

Chris Howard with the Lexington-based Carman engineering firm described the old and new plans for traffic at Warner Elementary School to the Jessamine County Board of Education during a Monday meeting. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

Bus traffic and parent traffic will flip-flop in the renovation of Warner Elementary this year after the state education department denied a request to create a cul-de-sac on Hoover Drive. During pick-up and drop-off times at Warner, traffic has been backed up on Wilmore Road near the intersection with Hoover. The plan to construct a …

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