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Bullitt East student Tyler Wheatley wins Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority essay contest

Tyler Wheatley, a junior at Bullitt East High School in Mount Washington, has won the 2020 essay contest sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). “Tyler’s powerful essay reminds us that when we invest in a student’s education, the impact is felt throughout their whole community,” said Gov. Andy Beshear. “This has never been more important than now, as we strive...

Six nominations to National Register of Historic Places to be considered Tuesday in Frankfort

Six sites from Kentucky will be considered for listing in the National Register of Historic Places on Tuesday (April 9), including a historic limestone roadbed and series of turnpike milestones from Louisville to Bardstown, nominated by the Youth Chamber of Preservationists student group from Bullitt East High School. The Kentucky Historic Preservation Review Board meeting will take place at 10 a.m....