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Pendleton County FFA celebrates 2014 National FFA Week ~ February 15-22 Print E-mail

The Pendleton County Future Farmers America Chapter will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 15-22. This year’s theme is “Ignite” and it embraces more than 80 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than half a million members will participate in National FFA Week activities at local, state and national levels. These members have a passion for agriculture.

Buy an FFA emblem at Southern States Print E-mail

The cashier at Southern States might ask you to part with an extra dollar this month.  But don’t worry. It’s not inflation on the rise. It’s for a good cause.

Senior dates to remember for the Class of 2014 Print E-mail

The next few months will be very exciting, as well as busy for the Senior Class of 2014.

"Wall of Fame" nominations now being accepted Print E-mail

The Pendleton County Board of Education started, in 1993, recognizing outstanding graduates of Pendleton County Schools who have made outstanding contributions and/or achievements in their life.  This program was called “Wall of Fame” and each year recognizes a past Pendleton County Alumni who has made “unique and special contributions to society through their work or other notable activities.”  Each year the award recipient(s) are recognized during commencement exercises at Pendleton High School and their picture/bio portrait is displayed on the walls of the high school.

Nomination forms are available at the Board of Education office and on the district website www.pendleton.kyschools.us. Nominations for this recognition will be accepted in the office of the Pendleton County Board of Education throughout the year but until March 28, 2014 to be eligible for this year’s consideration.

The criteria are as follows:

• Graduate of a Pendleton County School

• Must have made a “unique and special contribution to society through work or other notable activities.”

• Nominations will be held and considered for five (5) years.  After five years, a new nomination will need to be submitted.

Nomination forms for the 2014 Wall of Fame may be sent to:

Wall of Fame, Pendleton County Board of Education, 2525 Highway 27 North, Falmouth, KY  41040.

A selection committee consisting of the board chairman, superintendent, high school principal, president of Pendleton County Chamber of Commerce and the Student Council president at Pendleton County High School will select the winning candidate.

If you have questions regarding the “Wall of Fame” program, please call 859-654-6911, ext 2110.


Pendleton County High School “A/B” Honor Roll Print E-mail

Pendleton County High School “A” Honor Roll Print E-mail

Conservation Scholarships applications being accepted Print E-mail

The Pendleton County Conservation District will be accepting applications for three (3) scholarships of $1,000 each to be given by the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Auxiliary. Will Browning, chairperson of the Pendleton County Conservation District says the deadline for taking applications is at close of business on February 26, 2014.

The Soil Conservation Natural Resources Scholarship is for any student currently enrolled in college and has declared a major in the field of agriculture or related fields.

The George Crafton Scholarship is for a high school senior that will be entering college this fall, enrolled in the area related to agriculture or natural resources.

The Natural Resources/Betty Barrick/Nontraditional scholarship is for anyone 25 years of age or older returning to or just enrolling in college to major in Natural Resources or related areas.

Participation is state-wide but you may receive one if you apply. If you are interested, pick up an application at the Conservation District Office, 814 US 27 South, Falmouth, or call 859-654-3376, ext. 3 and one can be mailed to you.

Applications are also available at the Pendleton County High School Counselor Office. You may mail or bring your applications back to the Conservation Office again by COB, Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

All programs and services are offered on a non-discriminatory basis.


Ethan Caldwell receives first runner-up in essay contest Print E-mail


Northern Elementary student Ethan Caldwell was chosen as the 1st runner up in the Pendleton County League of Women Voters’ Essay Contest: ("If I were Mayor for a Day"). Ethan will receive a $15 award check from the group.

Important senior dates for the Class of 2014 Print E-mail
Northern Elementary “Pawsitive” referrals Print E-mail

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