school lunch 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/26/13) -- Nutrition supervisors from several Daviess County Public Schools received Kentucky School Nutrition awards in food service excellence at the Daviess County Board of Education’s regular meeting Thursday evening. The awards were given for those who showed creativity in the demonstration of food and nutrition education in a healthy school environment.
 
A bid for to use Little Caesars pizza/pizzeria products in Daviess County Schools was passed Thursday by the Board of Education. The company has been used in years’ past and will continue its use in upcoming years.
 
Two requests for school renovations were also approved. Highland Elementary proposed a renovation to improve air flow in a couple classrooms for $4,691. The motion was passed unanimously. Burns Middle School proposed renovations for construction allotting to $9,945. The motion was passed by the board unanimously.
 
In other business, proposals for lease agreements with the Fiscal Court for Daviess County High School football were passed. The lease agreement would be to use the local middle and recreational fields for practices. There will be no additional charge to use the fields.
 
Finally, a proposal for student welfare and wellness was passed. This proposal will give tighter control of food brought into the classroom. The concern was mostly for allergen exposures to students using the food. Food used in the classroom will now for instructional use only.
 
Taylor Riley
SurfKY News

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Free Seedling Plantings Available While Supplies Last

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Kentucky Division of Forestry hands out tree seedlings Friday, April 17 at Baptist… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Friday, April 17.… Read More
1 DOW 17,826.30
-279.47 (-1.54%)    
2 S&P 2,081.18
-23.81 (-1.13%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,931.81
-75.98 (-1.52%)    

Most Read This Week

April 13, 2015 6121

Three Juveniles, Adult Accused of Vandalizing…

by Deputy Will Coursey
April 14, 2015 4678

Several Juveniles Charged in Connection with Fight

by SurfKY News
April 09, 2015 3891

MPD, HCSO Joint Investigation Leads to Two…

by Lt. William Poe
April 16, 2015 3293

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 16,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
April 09, 2015 3114

Woman Charged with Multiple Offenses Including…

by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read This Month

March 18, 2015 10018

UPDATE: Hanson Man Located in Henderson, Taken to…

by Trooper Stu Recke
April 02, 2015 8413

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

April 16, 2015 3293

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 16,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
April 16, 2015 1906

Dawson Native, Former Disney Graphic Designer…

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 1306

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin
April 17, 2015 1301

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 16, 2015 1300

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 1141

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 1135

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 1001

Business Spotlight: Community Health Centers…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 884

Children’s Advocacy Director Shares Information…

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
April 16, 2015 771

Kentucky's Jobless Rate Dips to 5.1 Percent in…

by Kim Brannock