The Franklin County Board of Education unanimously approved a contract with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office regarding school resource officers during the board’s Tuesday meeting.
The city and county schools want the Frankfort City Commission to contribute $1.5 million toward new synthetic turf fields at the city and county high schools.
City schools are seeing more students enrolled in the district. County schools’ enrollment has been fairly consistent for a few years.
During a meeting in which Franklin County Board of Education members were thanked for their service with a proclamation for School Board Appreciation Month presented by Judge-Executive Huston Wells and officers for the year were elected, one consent agenda item that received no discussion wa…
The former Franklin County Schools finance director who resigned last summer amid an FBI investigation is facing charges related to embezzlement of more than $1 million, according to school district officials.
Various employees, parents and students from the Franklin County Schools district volunteered to ring the bell in order to collect donations for the Salvation Army on Monday.
GEORGETOWN — Any student who graduates in Franklin County — no matter whether they are homeschooled or attend a public or private school — in the next decade will be eligible for a full-tuition scholarship at Georgetown College.
Last week, many Franklin County students devoted an hour of their week to learning about computer science and coding.
The Franklin County Board of Education reviewed the county schools' annual financial audit report at its Monday meeting. The audit was clean despite the findings in the report, according to a partner from FCS' auditing firm.
Frankfort and Franklin County had a few marching bands representing the area in the Inaugural Parade on Tuesday.
First responders, law enforcement officers, school officials and other community members met at Bondurant Middle School on Tuesday to demonstrate the truths and consequences that students could face if they choose to use drugs.
Looking for the perfect Thanksgiving turkey recipe? Collins Lane Elementary kindergartners in Katie Snodgrass’ class shared their culinary suggestions with The State Journal.
Editor's Note: This story was updated Saturday at 9:13 a.m. with a letter from Larry Cleveland to Tom Miller and comments from Miller. The story was updated again at 9:52 a.m. with comments from Cleveland.
A few welding students said ahead of the Capital City Welding Classic that they were a little nervous about the competition, but they knew they would use skills that they had already learned in their classes at the Franklin County Career and Technical Center.
The attempted bribery case against the Franklin County Schools superintendent was dismissed without prejudice in Franklin County District Court on Tuesday.
Two Franklin County Schools officials will go back to the courtroom on Tuesday for pretrial conferences on misdemeanor criminal charges. A lawyer for the district's superintendent expressed optimism and said he expects the case to be "all cleared" Tuesday, while a lawyer for the principal pr…
Frankfort Independent Schools’ kindergarten readiness score went up 36 percentage points for the 2019-20 school year, according to preliminary data.
Western Hills High School students were among the Kentucky Future Farmers of America members who represented the state at the national convention last week.
Months following his tragic death, the community at Franklin County High School continues to honor the legacy of a teacher through acts of kindness.