Warm, sunny days often inspire hitting the road to discover new things. But the dream of getting away may seem impossible to some of us when the costs of traveling – including food, lodging and entertainment – are piled on top of everyday living expenses.
The Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship, an innovative non-profit dedicated to educating a new generation of leaders in the essential skills of negotiation, dialogue and compromise, announced today the acceptance of its 2016 class of National Student Congress.
The year was 1987, and I was in the 11th grade. I had recently transferred from a small Christian school and was not yet accustomed to the ways of my public school peers. But I was fairly certain none of them would be wearing a homemade, black wedding gown to the springtime formal event.
The Morris Industries Foundation recently presented awards from the Lewis Sexton Scholarship Fund. Three Kentucky high school graduating seniors, including one from South Oldham High School, received $5,000 college scholarships.