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EKU regional campuses to offer free Wi-Fi to community students

In partnership with area high schools in Corbin and Manchester, the locations of its regional campuses, Eastern Kentucky University is offering free, outdoor guest Wi-Fi and indoor, desktop internet to students who can’t otherwise access broadband internet. “COVID-19 has had a...
Posted On 18 Oct 2020
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Lynn Camp Family and Consumer Science students make cloth masks for returning students

This school year started a little later than the typical year, and it will look a little different from previous school years. This school year all students will be wearing personal protective equipment throughout the day. In order to make it more convenient and less of a...
Posted On 16 Oct 2020
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Teach for America brings Penn State graduate to Lynn Camp where he puts down some roots

So how did Penn State graduate Jonathan Stephens end up teaching chemistry at Lynn Camp High School? The answer to that question is a group that sends teachers to rural and low-income communities in an effort to combat educational inequality. Teach for America, which falls under...
Posted On 09 Jun 2020

Update: Kroger bringing free drive-thru COVID-19 testing to Corbin May 12-14

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced during his daily 5 p.m. news briefing Wednesday that Kroger Drive-Thru testing will be coming to Corbin on Tuesday, May 12, through Thursday, May 14. Beshear said the state’s partnership with Kroger will bring more testing next week in...
Posted On 06 May 2020

Lynn Camp First Robotics Club gears up for season

The First Robotics Club at Lynn Camp High School is ready to make a run. The group recently received the goals their new bot needs to achieve in competition. They will have six weeks to design and build a robot capable of climbing, accurately turning a table, and picking up and...
Posted On 22 Jan 2020
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Lynn Camp students to perform ‘The Greatest Showman’ Dec. 14-15

A school-wide effort is bringing a popular musical to the stage at Lynn Camp High School this weekend. Lynn Camp High School’s Visual and Performing Arts students will perform “The Greatest Showman,” a musical inspired by the famous movie of the same name at 7 p.m. on Saturday,...
Posted On 11 Dec 2019
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Three high school graduation ceremonies now set at The Arena

If you are planning to go see a local high senior graduate this year, then chances are good that you will be heading to The Arena in Corbin, where graduation ceremonies for Corbin High School, Whitley County High School and Lynn Camp High School will be held in the coming weeks....
Posted On 08 May 2019
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Lynn Camp High School student charged after making threats to shoot other students

A Lynn Camp High School student was arrested Tuesday after admitting to police that he threatened to shoot multiple students while at the school. Kentucky State Police Master Trooper Shane Jacobs, public affairs officer at Post 10 in Harlan, said police were called to investigate...

Lynn Camp High School teacher files lawsuit claiming discrimination, sexual harassment

A Lynn Camp High School special education teacher has filed a federal lawsuit against the Knox County School System accusing the school system of disability discrimination, sexual harassment, and violation of her civil rights under the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Read this story...

Entrepreneur fair at LCHS teaches lessons

Lynn Camp K-12 students learned a valuable lesson this past week as they experienced firsthand the amount of work and time put into creating and running a business for Entrepreneur Week. After spending countless hours preparing their business models and creating inventory,...
Posted On 25 Apr 2018
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