Category Archive: Jessamine County Board of Education

Dec 16

Jessamine County Board of Education honors chair Peel, retirees from 2013-2014

Jessamine County Board of Education chair Eugene Peel, center, stood with his family after he was honored for his 30 years of service Monday night. From left are superintendent Kathy Fields, son Brian Peel, grandson Austin Drury, Peel, wife Sandra T. Peel, grandson Aaron Drury, daughter Vicki Jeane Drury and son-in-law Steve Drury. Unable to attend were Peel’s grandson Adam Curry Drury and granddaughters Brianna and Emily Peel. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

The Jessamine County Board of Education honored a 30-year board member Monday night along with 21 employees who retired last year. Eugene Peel was first elected to the board in November 1984 and took office in January 1985. He is currently in his second stint as board chair. Board officials surprised him Monday night with …

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Dec 16

Officials from Jessamine County school district get tour of renovation progress at Warner Elementary School

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Representatives from the Jessamine County Board of Education and the school district toured a renovated classroom section of Warner Elementary on Monday. The tour took place at 5 p.m. before the board work session at 6 p.m. Architect Margie Jacobs and Warner principal Kim Brockman guided the group through a resource room, the art room, a classroom …

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Dec 15

Agenda for Dec. 15 meeting of Jessamine County Board of Education

The Jessamine County Board of Education will meet Monday, Dec. 15, at 7 p.m. in the Royse administration building at 871 Wilmore Road in Nicholasville. A work session will precede the meeting at 6 p.m., and the board is scheduled to tour the first phase of the renovation of Warner Elementary at 5 p.m. Below …

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Nov 25

Multiple parties seek to get Jessamine County Board of Education removed from lawsuit related to Red Oak Elementary roofing

During the Jessamine County Board of Education’s work session Monday, the board heard an update on a lawsuit between roofing manufacturer IMETCO and Central Kentucky Roofing over work done on the construction of Red Oak Elementary. Board attorney Howard Downing said the school board had been named a party in the lawsuit because materials were …

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Nov 25

Jessamine County Board of Education receives favorable audit for 2013-2014

The Jessamine County Board of Education approved a favorable audit Monday for the 2014 fiscal year conducted by Summers, McCrary & Sparks after hearing a report from James Whitten. The auditor issued an unmodified report, stating there were no material weaknesses or significant deficiencies or noncompliance. Two findings related to insufficient insurance coverage for Red Oak …

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