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Church chips in to support Martin Luther King Jr. Academy students, faculty, staff

Staff members at Martin Luther King Jr. Academy were grateful for the luncheon provided by Crossroads Christian Church during Teacher Appreciation Week. (Photo by Tammy L. Lane)   By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward   Since students at Martin Luther King Jr. Academy often find themselves at a critical crossroads in life, they can use extra support from the community. That’s where Crossroads...

Golden Apple Awards go to six groups for successful education-business partnerships

By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward   Everyone was on the same page Thursday at Commerce Lexington’s Good Morning Bluegrass breakfast, where the Community Partners Leadership Team and Fayette County Public Schools recognized high-performance partners for 2013-2014. These award-winners invest their time, energy and expertise in the district or particular schools through committed exchanges...