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North Carolina native Barry Richburg selected as next principal of Yates Elementary School

A seasoned educator with experience in two of the nation’s top-rated school districts will be the next principal of Yates Elementary School, Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Manny Caulk has announced. With the selection of Barry Richburg, a North Carolina native who coincidentally served as principal of Yates Mill Elementary School in Raleigh, all of the leadership openings in the district...

North Carolina native part of first graduating class in May at University of Pikeville-KYCO

Since childhood, North Carolina native Sara Hoyek was intrigued by optometry and recognized it as a career she would want to pursue. Now, she will be a part of the first graduating class at the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO) in May. Hoyek desires to impact lives in a direct and meaningful way, and with optometry, she can do just that. She chose KYCO because she realized...