Bullitt County students sent home for failing to get immunizations
Bullitt County students sent home for failing to get immunizations

Hundreds of students in Bullitt County were sent home from school Monday.

Lawrence Smith
Some Alabama public schools could put up 'In God We Trust' signs
Some Alabama public schools could put up 'In God We Trust' signs

In February, state lawmakers approved legislation allowing the signs, but legal challenges are expected to follow.

JCPS launches new 'Bus Finder' tool
JCPS launches new 'Bus Finder' tool

The first day of school is Aug. 15.

JCPS leaders lay out priorities as they navigate potential state takeover
JCPS leaders lay out priorities as they navigate potential state takeover

"It's our job, my job as superintendent, to lead the schools to improve and do what's better despite what's happening outside our school district," Pollio said.

Candyce Clifft
Atlanta school drops Pledge of Allegiance in favor of 'Wolf Pack Chant'
Atlanta school drops Pledge of Allegiance in favor of 'Wolf Pack Chant'

The new chant will, “focus on students’ civic responsibility to their school family, community, country and our global society.”

Drivers urged to obey school zones as JCPS students head back to school
Drivers urged to obey school zones as JCPS students head back to school

According to AAA, nearly one in five of every child 14 years of age or younger who dies in a crash is a pedestrian.

Lexie Ratterman
JCPS superintendent says district's response to state takeover is 'imminent'
JCPS superintendent says district's response to state takeover is 'imminent'

Less than a week before school starts, JCPS Superintendent Marty Pollio fielded questions from the community Thursday night about a potential state takeover.

Sara Sidery
U of L welcoming a record number of out-of-state freshmen this year
U of L welcoming a record number of out-of-state freshmen this year

The University of Louisville says more students than ever are coming from out of state.

Study habits to make heading back to school easier
Study habits to make heading back to school easier

Keith Kaiser gets some advice on creating better study habits.

Keith Kaiser
JCPS working on counter proposal to KDE to try to avoid state takeover
JCPS working on counter proposal to KDE to try to avoid state takeover

The school board is drafting a response to the state that includes what they can and can not accept in a settlement.

School buses used by Seymour Police for 'Operation Pullover'
School buses used by Seymour Police for 'Operation Pullover'

The undercover operation targets traffic violations from inside the bus.

JCPS board unanimously passes 5-year contract with teachers' union
JCPS board unanimously passes 5-year contract with teachers' union

The Jefferson County Public School board unanimously passed a new five-year contract with the Jefferson County Teachers Association on Tuesday night.

Students & parents ready for first day of school in Hardin County
Students & parents ready for first day of school in Hardin County

Superintendent Teresa Morgan says the district is ready to welcome back all 15,000 of its students.

Lawsuit claims Olmsted Academy North officials did nothing to stop bully
Lawsuit claims Olmsted Academy North officials did nothing to stop bully

The family of a 12-year-old boy says he was assaulted by another student, after asking for help.

Valerie Chinn

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