Democratic candidate for House District 23 LaToya Drake. (Courtesy of LaToya Drake). Students at Barren County High School were given the opportunity to meet and discuss life and political ideas with democratic House candidate LaToya Drake. Drake visited Matt Gardner’s AP Government and Politics class Friday to offer her ideasContinue Reading

In wake of recent events, two GHS students decided to take action and speak up about gun reform in Kentucky. Juniors Autumn Harlow and Palmer Lessenberry organized an event they entitled “Crossing the Aisle,” held this past Saturday, where over 50 people were in attendance to encourage discussion about gun laws.Continue Reading

The Olympics is a time to cheer on our newest and oldest favorite athletes. It is a time when American spirit is at a high. Many love the Olympics for its record-breaking, jaw-dropping, awe-inspiring performances that leave people both excited and proud of their country. As the Olympic flame is lit, andContinue Reading

Educators take turns utilizing the “attack” portion of RCAT. In wake of recent events around the country, a local initiative involving martial arts and Krav Maga has occurred. Educators congregated in the South Green Elementary School gymnasium to learn the basics of how to handle and carry-out an active shooter situation.  Continue Reading

This article was submitted by a BCHS FMD student. The article was submitted to the Trojan Times on part of Emily’s teacher Jenny Harbison and Instructional Assistant Teresa Martin. Emily is a junior at BCHS. We hope you enjoy this article and feel free to leave comments for Emily! ThisContinue Reading