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Franklin-Simpson High School announces new principal  WBKO

According to the Franklin-Simpson High School Site-Based Decision-Making (SBDM) Council, 'after a thorough search and selection process' Dr. Byron Darnall ...

Jimmy Carl Bryant | Obituaries  Bowling Green Daily News

Franklin, KY - Mr. Jimmy Carl Bryant, age 71, of Franklin, KY entered into rest Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 1:23 PM at the Hospice House in Bowling Green, KY.

Dubois County Drubs Franklin, 11-1  SurfKY News

FRANKLIN, Ky. (7/19/19) — Visiting Dubois County made the most of its offensive opportunities to defeat Franklin 11-1 in eight innings in an Ohio Valley League ...

Home  SurfKY News

FRANKLIN, Ky. (7/20/19) — Owensboro fell short in the end as host Franklin held on to win 10-9 in an Ohio Valley League game at Franklin-Simpson High ...

Byron Darnall named new principal at Franklin-Simpson High School  Bowling Green Daily News

After its principal took a promotion as Simpson County Schools' new superintendent, Franklin-Simpson High School welcomed its new leader Wednesday.

Franklin-Simpson High School holds distracted driving demo  WBKO

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) -- A mock atv-tractor crash showed students the effects of texting and driving or drinking and driving. First Responders, Students, the ...

Franklin-Simpson High School Baseball Trio Sign Letters Of Intent  WBKO

Franklin-Simpson High School baseball student-athletes Jacob Curtis, Zach Sliger, and Cole Heinze sign letters of intent on Wednesday, May 8.

Simpson County Schools to take new security measures  WBKO

Franklin Simpson High School is making some changes to their school with student safety in mind.

Franklin-Simpson Standout Tre Bass Verbally Commits To WKU  WBKO

Franklin-Simpson High School football star Tre Bass verbally commits to college football next season at WKU.

Tre Bass rushes Franklin-Simpson past Johnson Central for Class 4A title  Courier Journal

Tre Bass led the Franklin-Simpson High School football team to a victory over Johnson Central in Saturday's Class 4A state championship game.

High school welding class builds space capsule  WBKO

Franklin-Simpson High School's welding class built a space capsule out of a fertilizer mixer and displayed it in a field off the highway.

Large scale welding projects prepare students for future in Simpson County  WBKO

Welding students at Franklin-Simpson High School have been busy working on projects that have made their way out into the community around them.

Boys and Girls Club "State Youth of the Year" awarded to Franklin-Simpson student  WBKO

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Each year, Boys and Girls Clubs across the nation compete for the Youth of the Year award. The speech competition begins on a local ...

Active Shooter Training for Simpson County schools  WBKO

First responders take Active Shooter Training at Simpson County schools.

FSHS principal named next Simpson superintendent | News  Bowling Green Daily News

The Simpson County Board of Education has chosen the principal of Franklin-Simpson High School to lead the district after outgoing Superintendent Jim Flynn ...

Franklin high school invites students to help design, paint murals  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – Throughout this week, Franklin-Simpson High School students worked with a professional artist to adorn the hallways in the school's Career and ...

Franklin-Simpson looks to defend 4A title | Prep Sports  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – The Franklin-Simpson football team goes from the hunter to the hunted this season after winning the Class 4A state title against Johnson Central ...

Simpson STEAM showcase illustrates district's commitment to integrating technology in class  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – Simpson County Schools came out in force to demonstrate the engineering, art and technology that's been brought into classrooms from preschool ...

Bass fulfills football dream by committing to WKU  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – Standing at the podium with a microphone in hand, Tre Bass couldn't say much.

Cumberland Trace Elementary announces new principal  WBKO

Cumberland Trace Elementary School has announced a new principal.

The Gatton Academy Selects 96 Students for Class of 2021  WKU News

“We are very excited to welcome such a remarkable group of students to the Gatton Class of 2021! These students are coming from all across the ...

Local High School students get reality shock with drunk driving accident demonstration  WBKO

Franklin-Simpson High School students got a first hand look at what can happen if you aren't responsible behind the wheel. Students saw a mock fatal accident ...

Simpson County Schools invests $53000 in FSHS safety upgrades  Bowling Green Daily News

The Simpson County Board of Education recently took $53000 out of a fund intended for future construction projects in order to make a few safety upgrades at ...


BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – On Saturday, 86 students representing 43 counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton ...

Student-built horse sculpture to be featured on Franklin square  WBKO

Welding students at Franklin-Simpson High School are contributing to the beauty of Historic Downtown Franklin with a sculpture made only of horseshoes and ...

Police dogs give sniff test to Franklin middle and high schools  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – Franklin Police Department Officer Adam Bennett and his K-9 partner Shadow checked out lockers, backpacks, vehicles, empty classrooms and ...

Ann Gorin Prothro | Obituaries  Bowling Green Daily News

Frankin, KY - Retired Small Business Entrepreneur & Genealogist Ann Prothro dies at 12:10 PM, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at her residence in Bowling Green, KY ...

Robert Lightning selected as principal of Bowling Green Junior High  WBKO

Robert Lightning is currently the L.E.A.D. Academy Principal at Bowling Green High School, working primarily with 9th grade students and providing supports for ...

South Central Kentucky native part of Auburn's historical Final Four run  WBKO

There may not be any Kentucky teams in the Final Four, but South Central Kentucky is representing in a roundabout way.

Beyond the Game: Cody Rich to take over as Franklin-Simpson girls' coach  WBKO

Franklin-Simpson hired former boys' assistant coach Cody Rich as new girls' coach.

New Hart County High School opens doors for community tour  WBKO

The new Hart County High School opened its doors to the community to tour the new building.

86 Students Graduate in The Gatton Academy's Twelfth Class  WKU News

On Saturday, May 11, eighty-six students representing forty-three counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton ...

Greenwood High School students lay wreaths on veterans' graves  WBKO

Greenwood High School 'Action Club' students placed 200 wreaths on graves at Fairview Cemetery to honor veterans.

Metcalfe County hires additional school resource officer  WBKO

The Metcalfe County School District has hired an additional school resource officer, bringing the total to two.

Debbie Drake-Davis | Obituaries  Bowling Green Daily News

Bowling Green, KY - Dr. Debbie Drake-Davis, age 52 of Bowling Green, KY, beloved wife, mother, daughter, friend and Franklin KY native, fortified with the ...

Principal search begins at Potter Gray Elementary | News  Bowling Green Daily News

Parents and teachers serving on Potter Gray Elementary School's site-based decision-making council are working to find a replacement for former Principal ...

Threatening message reported at Monroe County Middle School  WBKO

According to the Monroe County School District, a threat was made at the middle school on Monday.

Mother of Franklin teen killed in shooting opens up to 13 News  WBKO

The 16-year-old who was shot in the head in Franklin last week passed away on Tuesday. His mother opens up to 13 News.

Franklin-Simpson's Kirby and Robey excited to play on collegiate level  WBKO

FRANKLIN, Ky. (WBKO)-- On National Signing Day at Franklin-Simpson High School, the duo of lineman Cole Kirby and all-purpose athlete Josiah Robey made ...

Henderson Flash enters third season with a few familiar faces  The Gleaner

The Henderson Flash enters their third season with a lot of new faces, but there will be a few familiar ones for fans of the summer collegiate baseball team.

Foundation Christian Academy opens new gymnasium  WBKO

Foundation Christian Academy has officially opened its new gymnasium.

Franklin school resource officer resigns amid investigation | News  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – A 15-year veteran of the Franklin Police Department resigned Wednesday after an investigation into allegations he sent personal messages ...

Franklin Police Officer resigns after allegations of inappropriately messaging minor  WBKO

A Franklin Police Officer after allegations that he sent inappropriate messages to a minor.

Simpson County student competes to become "America's Homecoming Queen"  WBKO

One Simpson County teen was in Louisville Saturday competing against other high school students from across the state to become 'America's Homecoming ...

Deciding factors in closing schools or keeping them open when it comes to cold weather  WBKO

Several area schools were closed Wednesday due to freezing temperatures, including multiple county schools and Western Kentucky University. Despite these ...

English Department honors winners in Second Annual Essay Contest  WKU News

The WKU English Department honored nine winners in its Second Annual Essay Contest at a reception on Wednesday (Feb. 6). In the Literature Essay Contest, ...

South Warren's Smith named Kentucky AP Coach of the Year  Bowling Green Daily News

Jacob Lacey already has a nameplate in the Notre Dame locker room and Clayton Bush will be practicing with Western Kentucky in spring football in a few ...

Mahurin Honors College, WBKO recognize 2018-2019 Scholar of the Week recipients  WKU News

Alexis Daniel and Reagan Fletcher, both juniors at Greenwood High School, were awarded $1,000 scholarships to WKU during a reception to honor 2018-2019 ...

Hopkinsville High School student sent to juvenile detention center  WBKO

Isabella Messer says she was stopped by the principal for a dress code violation for showing her shoulders.

Beyond the Game: Franklin native Mary Joiner enjoying historic season for WKU golf  WBKO

The Franklin-Simpson graduate shines for Lady Topper golf program.

Volleyball: Lady Scotties finish season with loss in Region 4 tournament  Glasgow Daily Times

FRANKLIN — The Lady Scotties were down 7-4 in their first set against Clinton County when senior Mara Harbison took the serve.

Franklin-Simpson hands Barren County third straight defeat  Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW — Streaks are meant to be broken, eventually.

How successful are Kentucky's high school graduates?  Bluegrass Institute

The Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS) has been assembling an ever-increasing collection of statistics about Kentucky for several ...

Groundbreaking ceremony for new Cumberland Trace Elementary School  WBKO

On Tuesday, a groundbreaking ceremony was held on the construction of the new Cumberland Trace Elementary School.

Franklin native Joiner making Lady Topper golf history  Bowling Green Daily News

Adam Gary used to come across a young Franklin resident named Mary Joiner during his time teaching at Kenny Perry's Country Creek golf course.

College football's early signing period creates recruiting pressure  Courier Journal

JJ Weaver's past week as a football recruit was, in a word, “crazy.” A 6-foot-6 defensive end at Louisville's Moore Traditional School and a coveted four-star ...

More students report mold in WKU dorms  WBKO

Nearly 350 WKU students have been moved out of Minton Hall and into other dorms due to mold. Now we're learning that mold has invaded other buildings on ...

Hilltopper offense falters in home loss to UAB  Bowling Green Daily News

Western Kentucky tried to shoot its way past conference rival Alabama-Birmingham on Saturday afternoon. It's safe to say that strategy didn't work.

Masonry class at FSHS a rock solid key to kids' futures  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN — Michael Herrington knows when he makes something out of bricks, it's going to be around for a long time.

Warren RECC sending 7 students to Washington | News  Bowling Green Daily News

Seven students from Warren Rural Electric Cooperative Corp.'s *service* territory will embark on a weeklong trip to Washington next week as part of the National ...

2017 All-SKY Conference football teams announced | Prep Sports  Bowling Green Daily News

The Southern Kentucky Conference released the 2017 All-SKY Conference first and second teams Thursday.

The Gatton Academy selects 99 students for Class of 2020  WKU News

“We are excited to welcome the Class of 2020, an exceptional and diverse group of young people. Each year our admissions process reveals a remarkable ...

Muhlenberg County school buses damaged, juveniles charged  WBKO

Two juveniles in Muhlenberg County are charged with multiple counts of wanton endangerment 1st degree and criminal mischief after police said they shot ...

Teacher education program sees success by placing teachers in classrooms sooner  Bowling Green Daily News

When Rachel Swift was studying to be a teacher at Western Kentucky University, she jumped at the chance to get in front of a classroom as soon as she could.

Pingpong club serves up after-school fun | News  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN – At the end of the school day, Franklin-Simpson High School Principal Tim Schlosser announces over the intercom that anyone who's interested is ...

New athletic, academic complex nears completion at Barren County High School  WBKO

GLASGOW — An estimated $10-million project that involves a new football field and new classrooms at Barren County High School is nearing completion.

Career & Technical Center opens in Logan County  WBKO

RUSSELLVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- They cut the ribbon on a brand new Career and Technical Center for Logan County Schools Tuesday. The state-of-the-art facility ...

Allen County Schools add two more resource officers  WBKO

Allen County Schools reevaluated their safety procedures which resulted in hiring more resource officers.

Therapy dogs promoting mental health at Warren County Schools  WBKO

Some schools across Warren County are implementing a four-legged approach to promoting mental and social health for students.

Area teen dies in suspected drowning in Kentucky  The Tennessean

A 17-year-old Logan County teenager with Robertson County ties died in a suspected drowning in the Red River near the state line on Tuesday.

WKU's Gatton Academy of Math, Science selects 99 sophomores for Class of 2020, included are NKyians  User-generated content

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science at Western Kentucky University has selected 99 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2020. “We are excited ...

Alleged Shooter Identified in Rest Stop Murder-Suicide in Franklin, Ky  WKU Public Radio

Updated Wednesday at 8:52 a.m.: According to Kentucky State Police, the shooter has been identified as 39-year-old James Roames of Hendersonville, TN.

Foundation Christian Academy building high school  WBKO

Foundation Christian Academy is building a gymnasium and nine additional classrooms.

Spurrier carves his own quarterback legacy at South Warren  Bowling Green Daily News

When the new kid moved to town, Brandon Smith was curious what he knew.

Kelly, Wilhite, Yeloushan named to WKU Athletic Hall of Fame  Bowling Green Daily News

Former Western Kentucky standouts Crystal Kelly (women's basketball), Matt Wilhite (baseball) and Rick Yeloushan (swimming) were announced Monday as ...

Lady Topper legend Kelly embraces different perspective on basketball  Bowling Green Daily News

The past six years have given Crystal Kelly a new perspective and appreciation for basketball. Working her way through the college ranks as an assistant coach, ...

Gatton Academy selects 95 for Class of 2019 – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (April 4, 2017) — The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 95 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of ...

Bowling Green students walk out of school in protest of gun violence  WBKO

Like so many across the country, students at Bowling Green High School protested gun violence Wednesday through an organized walkout.

Harrison becoming reliable running back for Spartans | Prep Sports  Bowling Green Daily News

Cameron Harrison's Mr. Reliability role at South Warren hasn't allowed him to carve out a truly crafted identity at any one position on offense.

Students help others learn at Boys & Girls Club of Franklin-Simpson  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN — Fractions have been a challenge for Petra Miskic, a fourth-grader in Simpson County Schools.

New Hart County High School under construction  WBKO

As Hart County High School continues their daily school life while construction takes place, staff members can't hep but feel a little nostalgia along with their ...

Chinese exchange students learning American ways  WBKO

Over 30 students from Xi'an China are spending their 5-week school break in Kentucky.

WKU teacher training program promotes successful teachers, students  Bowling Green Daily News

Between the low pay, long hours, mountains of paperwork and dealing with difficult students and their parents, teaching can be one tough job.

New elementary school coming to Warren County  WBKO

A new elementary school is in the works for the Warren County School District, and people are excited over what the new addition will provide for their students.

More than 150 area students honored as Sen. Jeff Green Scholars  Bowling Green Daily News

More than 150 area students have been named Sen. Jeff Green Scholars by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.

100 Kentucky students had their state test scores lowered to zero. Here’s why.  Lexington Herald Leader

In all, Kentucky education officials lowered the test scores of at least 100 students to zero after violations of the testing code were found in 2015-16 on required ...

Barren County Senior Class witnesses mock crash  WBKO

With prom just a week away for the Barren County High School Trojans, local first responders took the afternoon to remind the senior class to make good ...

Dishman-McGinnis Elementary treated for lice  WBKO

Bowling Green City Schools tells us a pest control company was at Dishman-McGinnis Elementary Friday afternoon after some bugs were thought to be bed ...

Med Center expands with purchase of orthopedics company  Bowling Green Daily News

The latest expansion of Commonwealth Health Corp.'s Med Center Health business will increase the Bowling Green-based health care giant's reach into ...

CCHS baseball coach Greg Shelton resigns | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Hall of Fame coach Greg Shelton — a winner of over 900 Kentucky high school baseball games — has resigned his post at Christian County High School.

Franklin's Frosty Freeze has served Baby Burgers for 58 years  Bowling Green Daily News

FRANKLIN — A man sits down on a bench in front of the Frosty Freeze here. He's come to eat, but didn't call ahead with his order. Didn't go online.

Former UK head coach Phillips loving life as UC assistant

Joker Phillips could not have found the spotlight much brighter as Kentucky head coach, but now he is loving life as a Cincinnati football assistant.

Campbellsville honors 199 teachers for excellence in teaching during 30th annual ceremony -

Rhonda Sims, associate commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Education, told the 199 teachers from 70 school districts throughout Kentucky honored by ...

WKU in the News  WKU News

New high-tech microscope will enhance Gatton Academy, WKU students' research: For years, biology professor Ajay Srivastava has toiled to secure grant ...

Glasgow rallies to beat defending region champs | Sports  Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW – Glasgow coach Sam Royse said his team played fearless baseball Friday night. The win over defending 4th Region champion Franklin-Simpson ...

Gooch finishing storied Diddle career | WKU Sports  Bowling Green Daily News

Chastity Gooch knows her way around E.A. Diddle Arena.

Former WKU coach David Elson returns Saturday as Ball State's defensive coordinator  WBKO

Former Western Kentucky coach David Elson returns to Bowling Green this weekend as the defensive coordinator for Ball State, WKU's opponent at 6 p.m. ...

Spurrier Jr., DeBerry expected to join Sanford's staff at WKU  WBKO

First-year Western Kentucky coach Mike Sanford is expected to add Jami DeBerry and Steve Spurrier Jr., to his staff, WBKO has learned. Spurrier Jr., the son of ...

Perry's son set to watch dad's 'swan song'  Bowling Green Daily News

LOUISVILLE — Justin Perry knows what's fueling the fire under his father, pro golfer and Franklin resident Kenny Perry.

Honors College, WBKO recognize 2016-2017 Scholar of the Week recipients  WKU News

The Honors College at WKU and WBKO-TV hosted a reception on Dec. 6 to honor the 2016-2017 Scholar of the Week recipients.

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