• August 27, 2016

Education

Cove High grad serving nation on the high seas

NORFOLK, Va. — A 2013 Copperas Cove High School graduate and Cove native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Gunston Hall.

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Seaman Jasmine May

Lampasas woman with 26 outstanding warrants remains in county jail

LAMPASAS — Crystal Ann Faubion, 30, of Lampasas, is currently in the Lampasas County Jail after being charged with 26 various Class C Misdemeanor charges.

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Crystal Ann Faubion

Coryell County 1st recipient of 2011 wildfire funding

AUSTIN — Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced Tuesday that Coryell County is the first recipient of 2011 wildfire funding to complete all projects.

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District hosts convocation event with Olympic theme

Cyclists sped throughout the auditorium while archers shot their arrows. Marksmen took aim while golfers swung for the green with exploding golf balls. The Lea Ledger Auditorium in Copperas Cove was turned into the Olympic Games on Monday with 18 different sporting events represented by students of all ages.

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Friday 08/19/2016
District hosts convocation event with Olympic theme
Posted: August 19, 2016

Cyclists sped throughout the auditorium while archers shot their arrows. Marksmen took aim while golfers swung for the green with exploding golf balls. The Lea Ledger Auditorium in Copperas Cove was turned into the Olympic Games on Monday with 18 different sporting events represented by students of all ages.

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Friday 08/12/2016
Students rewarded through foundation grant
Posted: August 12, 2016

Students go to school to learn not just reading, writing and arithmetic, but also life skills.

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Cove FFA members get down to science at state competition
Posted: August 12, 2016

DALLAS — It’s comes down to the science.

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School board approves election services contracts with Coryell, Bell counties
Posted: August 12, 2016

The Cove Independent School District board on Tuesday approved election services contracts with Coryell and Bell counties.

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School officials offer guidance on meal prices, eligibility
Posted: August 12, 2016

Copperas Cove Independent School District offers healthy meals every school day.

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Friday 08/05/2016
Stuff the Bus event this weekend
Posted: August 05, 2016

Stuff the Bus events are today through Sunday, in partnership with Wal-Mart and Star Group-Veterans Helping Veterans.

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CTC introduces new degree program, changes to some class formats
Posted: August 05, 2016

With the onset of registration, Central Texas College announced additions to its fall 2016 semester course offerings, which include a new degree program, additions to some existing degree programs, changes to some class formats, and new online, classroom and weekend classes.

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Friday 07/29/2016
Copperas Cove FFA members attend Texas FFA Convention in Dallas
Posted: July 29, 2016

DALLAS — Members from the Copperas Cove FFA chapter attended the 88th annual Texas FFA State Convention serving on state-level committees and earning state awards. The event was July 11-15.

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Friday 07/29/2016
Cove ISD retains teachers through various benefit programs
Posted: July 29, 2016

Copperas Cove Independent School District hires about 100 new teachers annually.

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New coaches, new camp and new awards for S.C. Lee cheerleaders
Posted: July 29, 2016

AUSTIN — For S.C. Lee Junior High teacher Heather Peacock, the memories flooded to the surface as she and the Cougar cheerleaders arrived at the Universal Cheerleading Association camp at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Friday 07/22/2016
Cove school board approves Superintendent Joe Burns’ contract
Posted: July 22, 2016

The Copperas Cove Independent School District board approved, in a 5-0 vote, a revised contract for Superintendent Joe Burns at its meeting Tuesday night.

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CCISD gears up for continued safe student transportation
Posted: July 22, 2016

The Texas-mandated elementary classroom ratio is one teacher per 22 students. For a school bus driver, the ratio is one driver to 60 students. Copperas Cove ISD’s drivers start their workdays two hours before anyone else and end two hours later than everyone else and with no air conditioning.

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Friday 07/15/2016
Superintendent, school board go back to class
Posted: July 15, 2016

FORT WORTH — Copperas Cove Independent School District Superintendent Joe Burns and board of trustees President Joan Manning joined trustees and administrators from across the state at the Texas Association of School Boards’ Summer Leadership Institute.

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Friday 07/08/2016
Mae Stevens Early Learning Academy selected by TEA for state funding
Posted: July 08, 2016

AUSTIN — Mae Stevens Early Learning Academy will get a chunk of change from the state thanks to House Bill 4.

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Friday 07/01/2016
High school students’ anti-bullying project gets national recognition
Posted: July 01, 2016

Copperas Cove High School rising seniors Asia Dennis and Elena Bigness may have peaked too early.

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Cove student advances to 2nd round of international HOSA contest
Posted: July 01, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — It has been a summer of surprises for 2016 Cove High School graduate Cheyenne Brown, and she has seized every opportunity afforded to her.

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3 student councils receive national honors
Posted: July 01, 2016

AUSTIN — The plans were made and implemented, the volunteer service was completed and the paperwork submitted.

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Friday 06/24/2016
High school cheerleaders earn UCA honors during weeklong camp
Posted: June 24, 2016

For senior and Copperas Cove High School cheer captain Kamryn Mayberry, Universal Cheer Association summer camp was bittersweet.

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