Category Archive: Jessamine Career and Technology Center

Jul 14

Jessamine County FFA members honored during 2014 state FFA convention

From June 10-13, Jessamine County attended the 2014 state FFA convention at the Lexington Center, where members competed against FFA chapters from all over Kentucky. Several members of the Jessamine County chapter received awards for competitions and special honors. The state convention is held each year in Lexington and was attended by over 2,300 FFA …

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Jul 14

West Jessamine High School graduate Warren receives $1,000 Kohl’s scholarship after coordinating food-packing event

Recent West Jessamine High School graduate Sarah Warren has received one of two $1,000 scholarships from Kohl’s for community service. Warren, 18, of Nicholasville helped coordinate a food-packing event that involved more than 80 students and put out more than 12,000 meals that were donated to the Christian Appalachian Project food pantry. Through the Kohl’s …

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Jun 09

College-bound seniors celebrate decisions at Jessamine Career and Technology Center’s college signing day

Nine Jessamine Career and Technology Center students posed at the school's college signing day Wednesday, June 4. In back from left are Cory Laird, Kristen Fristoe, Cheyenne Long, Sarah Warren and Morgan Griffis. In front from left are Chad Gossett, Alexis McCulley, Dafne Correa and Rico Hambey. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

Jessamine Career and Technology Center celebrated its second annual college signing day Wednesday, June 4, at the school. Nine seniors attended in gear of their chosen schools; they served as a representation of the many seniors from East Jessamine High School, West Jessamine High School and The Providence School who will be going on to …

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May 19

JCTC’s Flener to become boys’ basketball coach, assistant superintendent in Murray schools

Bart Flener stood outside Jessamine Career and Technology Center in June 2011. He was announced Friday as the new boys' basketball coach at Murray High School, and he will also be an assistant superintendent in the district. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

A 10-year school administrator in Jessamine County is going west to move up in his job and return to high-school basketball coaching. Bart Flener was announced as the new boys’ coach at Murray High School on Friday. He will also serve as the assistant superintendent for student services in the Murray school district. Flener worked …

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May 19

Jessamine County FFA Alumni Association receives funding for youth cost-share program

The Jessamine County FFA Alumni Association received funds from the Kentucky Agricultural Development Board last week during the board’s May board meeting. The association was approved for $8,000 in Jessamine County funds for a youth cost-share program to support 4H/FFA students on agriculture-related projects. Since 2001, 190 students have participated in this program. The program …

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