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HOSA members take second place in state contest to sign up new organ donors HOSA members take second place in state contest to sign up new organ donors
Members of the Ballard Memorial chapter of Health Occupations Students of America were rewarded with second prize in the state of Kentucky for their hard work on the organization’s organ donation sign-up drive. Charlotte Wong of the Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates in Lexington came to Ballard County on Feb. 14 to present a $300 check, which will be used by the group to attend HOSA’s state leadership convention in March. 
BMHS' Rehkemper going to state Governor’s Cup BMHS' Rehkemper going to state Governor’s Cup
Ballard Memorial High School freshman Ryan Rehkemper qualified for state competition in social studies, and will compete on March 11 in Louisville. The BMHS academic team took fourth place overall at Regional Governor’s Cup competition last weekend. 
Adult Education now offering GED classes at Barlow City Librar, and Tuesday evening at Adult Ed office
Ballard County Adult Education now is offering GED classes at the Barlow City Library on Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. The library is located in the City Hall Annex (old City Hall), behind the City Hall building at 139 N. Fourth St., Barlow. 
FBLA members help design state conference shirt for second year FBLA members help design state conference shirt for second year
For the second year in a row, members of the Ballard Memorial High School Future Business Leaders of America chapter have their design on the state FBLA shirt. 
Seven Bombers named to WKC All-Conference football team Seven Bombers named to WKC All-Conference football team
Seven Bomber football players were named the to the 2016 WKC All-Conference team at a meeting on Dec. 10 at Marshall County High School. 
Artwork by BMHS students chosen as logo for Western Kentucky Alliance for a Vibrant Economy coalition Artwork by BMHS students chosen as logo for Western Kentucky Alliance for a Vibrant Economy coalition
Three Ballard Memorial High School students were among 26 from Ballard, Carlisle, Fulton and Hickman counties who submitted artwork for a logo contest. The hand-drawn logo by BMHS was chosen to represent the new four-county Western Kentucky Alliance for a Vibrant Economy (WAVE), and was unveiled at the group’s first major conference, held in October at Columbus-Belmont State Park in Hickman County. 
Ballard students participate in First District Honor Choir Ballard students participate in First District Honor Choir
The following students recently participated in the 45th annual First District Honor Choir held at Paducah Tilghman High School. 
Four Ballard volleyball players named to All-District team Four Ballard volleyball players named to All-District team
Shown from left in the front row are the four Ballard volleyball players who made All-District team this season: McKinsey Laster, Tessa Blankenship, Madison Trusha, and (pink jersey at right) Adriana Worley.  
FBLA members attend Fall Leadership Conference at MSU FBLA members attend Fall Leadership Conference at MSU
Members of the Ballard Memorial High School chapter of Future Business Leaders of America visited Murray State for the annual Fall Leadership Conference recently. 
Freshman volleyball team wins silver bracket at Spikefest Freshman volleyball team wins silver bracket at Spikefest
The Ballard Memorial High School freshman volleyball team won their division’s silver bracket at Spikefest competition on Sept. 17 at the Paducah Regional SportsPlex. A dozen teams participated, from Ballard and Carlisle in the west up to Logan and Hancock counties in the east.  
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Thu Mar 30 2017
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