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The U.S. Department of Education (USED) has granted Kentucky a waiver of some accountability, school identification and reporting requirements in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for the 2020-2021 school year, KDE announced in a statement April 22.
The Board of Trustees of the Pike County Public Library District approved the second budget reading of the fiscal year ending June 30, 2022 at its April 16 meeting.
The Pike County Conservation District annual tree sapling giveaway was held April 19. Lesia Birchfield with the PCCD said the event was on a first come, first served basis and due to Covid-19 restrictions, was a drive-thru event. Nearly 6,200 saplings were available.
Nearly two dozen runners braced the chilly morning weather on April 17 to participate in the annual Hillbilly Days 5K/10K Race, even though this year’s annual Hillbilly Days festival has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. All proceeds for the race were donated to the Shriners.