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September 30, 2016

Pulaski County Community Impact

Public Safety

56 Mobile Data Computers installed
Total Dollars invested- $977,763

Arts & Culture

2006-07 Arts Education Programs
Eubank Elementary – Zig Wajler, 300 students in attendance.
Burnside Elementary – Lexington Children’s Theatre (Rikki Tikki Tavi), 530 students in attendance.
The Center for Rural Development – MSU Little Company (“Bugs”), four performances, 1,618 students in attendance.

2007 Kentucky Appalachian Craft Fair Exhibitors
Theresa Jean Kibby
Kim DelRe
Becky DeBord – Wire Works Jewelry
Mark D. Eubank-Mark Eubank Stringed Instruments
Gina Eubank – Gina’s Bee Lick Botonicals
Glenda L. Gossett – Glenda L. Gossett Photography
Joseph and Mary Scott – Log Cabin Crafts

2007-08 Arts Education Programs
Shopville Elementary School – “Zig,” 325 students in attendance

2009 Arts Education Programs
Burnside Elementary School – Kentucky Chautauqua Presentation (Miss Dinnie Thompson), 80 students in attendance
Eubank Elementary School – Zig Wajler’s “Hands On with Zig,” 453 students in attendance

Contacts:
Sheltowee Artisans
Watershed Arts Alliance
Somerset Community College’s theatre and music department
Lake Cumberland Children’s Theatre
Morehead State University’s Little Theatre for performances at: Eubank Elementary School, Woodstock Elementary School, Shopville Elementary School, Southern Middle School

Leadership

Developing and Implementing Community Strategies Program
Grant-writing and funding source seminar (April 10,2008)

2011 Forward in the Fifth Local Education Affiliate Program (LEAP)
$1,500 – “Ring the Bell for Literacy!” In this project, Pulaski County schools will work with local stakeholders – including the Pulaski County Public Library, Pulaski County Gifted Center, Pulaski County Area Technology Center, Pulaski County Recycling Center, and Reading Is Fundamental – to encourge children to develop a love for reading at an early age.

2013 Forward in the Fifth Appalachian Leaders in Education (AppLE) award winners
Parent/Parent Group – Kim Moore, volunteer and academic team coach, Somerset Christian School
Lee and Eleanor Rose Ambassador Award – Chuck Coldiron, business and community leader

2014 Forward in the Fifth Appalachian Leaders in Education (AppLE) award winners
Early Childhood – Paula Gray, director, Paula’s Family Child Care, Pulaski County
Community/Business Leader – South Kentucky RECC

C-Train
31 grants totaling $488,734.40 were awarded to the following companies:

Sumerset Houseboats
Eagle Hardwood Flooring
Wonderfuel
Armstrong Wood Products
Cumberland Security Bank
Adamas Diamond
Lifeline Medical Inc.
Modern Distributors Inc.
Tru-Check
Sharpe Houseboats
Somerset Hardwood Flooring
Jondy Chemicals
Lake Cumberland Reg. Hos.
Lifeline Home Health Care

Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards (EIEA) program

2005 Award Recipient
For-Profit Business
Steve Keck, Somerset Recycling Services, Somerset, KY

2008 Award Recipient
Not-For-Profit Entity
Debbie Long, executive director, God’s Food Pantry of Pulaski County, Somerset, KY

2012 Award Recipients
For-Profit Small Business
Jeff Parmelee and Terry Randall, Total Rehab Center, Somerset, KY

Youth Program Participants

Rogers Scholars
1998 – Ernest Dixon, Kevin Hibbs, Matthew Roth
1999 – Marcus Busher, Adam Vinson
2000 – David Haney, Lisa Hibbs
2001 – Stephanie Caron, John Kalz, Melody Morris
2002 – Joshua S. Stogsdill
2003 – Jesse Hines, Travis Lane, Sarah Todd, Rebecca Tucker
2004 – Daniel Cherry, Jacob Price, Lee Wilson
2005 – Emily Lane, Molly Merrick, Abby Priddle, Amy Puerto, Allison Strunk
2006 – Joanna Myers, Andrea Richardson, Brian Eaton, Kathryn Crawford, Kirk Jenkins
2007 – Angela Dawes, Lucas Beattie, Kayla Stotts, Madison Wesley, Christopher Jones, Keifer Adkins, Nathan Brummett
2008 – Kelsey Meece, Mikaela Surber, Katie Countryman, Brent Joplin, Tyler Jenkins
2009 – Jonathan Harville, Shelbie Phelps, Nowelle Altman, Colby Hall, Katie Parks, Erin Beattie
2010 – Emily Cox, Kayla Janbakhsh, Derek Puerto, Austin Adams, Cameron Merrick, Holly Bullock, Sarah Crawford, Madyson Hutchinson, Cody Epperson, Justin Epperson, Jared Johnson, Taylor Speaks, Jarrod Wesley, Josh Parker, Olivia Brown, Brittany Pitman
2011 – Faith Call, Abigail Corder, Aaron Hall, Paige Price, Mackenzi Cooper, Andrea Jenkins, Clay Huffman, Shelby Lyons, Kennedy McAlpin, Tyler Megargel, Sarah Wiles
2012 – Katherine Stockham, Katherine Citak, Caroline Parker, Rebecca Dunmore, Brittany Pittman, Bethany Cox, Madison Hatfield, Lexie Parks, Ashley Johnson, Shelby Harville, Cameron Cheuvront, Blake Morris
2013 – Katherine Corder, CeCe Roberts, Chandler Hutchinson, Lindsy Jasper, Matthew Crawford, Trevor Farmer, Devin Montgomery, Taryn Haddix, Luke Huffman, Gabrielle Moore
2014 – Kyle Back, Kenadi Buckler, Andy Buteyn, Sarah Estep, Audrey Moore, Savannah Muse, Jensen Pierce
2015 – Peyton Coots, Natalie Kelley, Austin Johnson, Allie Patrick, Ellie Tarter, Dylan Hopkins, Abigail Newton, Meredith Oakes, Makayla Ping, John M. Garland
2016 – Elisabeth Barnett, Anna Lauren Jacobs, Clayton Dalton, Micah Wooldridge, Greer Rutt, Nathaniel Cox, Riley Crawford,

Rogers Explorers
2006 – Desha Lee, Megan Medaugh
2007 – Ella Williams, Christopher Stotts, Rossi Clark, Katie Parks, Jonathan Harville, Chris Frye, Rachel Colyer, Ryan Clark
2008 – Derek Puerto, Michael Crowhurst, Daniel Carr, J. Taylor Speaks, Sarah Crawford, Austin Adams, Aaron Pruitt, Justin Epperson, Cody Epperson, Aarti Prabhu
2009 – Natalie Boatman, Brittany Ferrell, Tyler Megargel, Gerek Patrick, Mackenzi Cooper, Abbie Corder, Aaron Hall, Evan Holbrook, Andrea Jenkins, Hannah Lake, Kari Popplewell, Paige Price, Kirschten Roberts, Jessie Smith, Zach Stolze, Sarah Wiles
2010 – Logan Adams, Shelby Boyd, Laura Cherry, Katherine Citak, Nikki Dalton, Will Lange, Grayson Murphy, Caroline Parker, Lexie Parks, Brittany Pittman, Anand Prabhu, Cassandra Casada, Cameron Cheuvront, Rebecca Garland, Shelby Harville, Ashley Johnson, Madison Hatfield, Allie Venable, Haley York, Rachael Schoolcraft, Breanna Russell
2011 – Gabrielle Moore, Katherine Corder, Luke Huffman, Katie Goff, Lindsy Jasper, Kaylee Wilson, Chandler Hutchinson, William McIver, Taryn Haddix, Joshua Lake, Kendra Stotts, Whitney Phelps, Jordyn Bray, Jordan Carrington, Matthew Crawford, Jessica Ping, Kelli Blount, Allison Kerns, Lexie Turpin, Brett Phelps, Hannah Brown, Katelyn Brown, Tawney Gould, Bradley Correll
2012 – Makayela Banks, Riley Hall, Laura Hancock, Sarah Dick, Lance Hall, Zachary Wesley, Philip Golden, Audrey Moore, Kyle Back, Jensen Pierce, Andy Buteyn, Cassidy Dalton, Derek Burgett, Samantha Dick, Lillie Eastham, Sarah Estep, Aubrey Kelley, Lauren Maynard, Shea Minton, Savannah Muse, Brian Rutherford, Molly Smith, Ashley Wahlman, John Wilson, Anna Rogers, Bailey Shackelford, Brynlee Bigelow, Jordan LaFavers, John Lewis
2013 – Peyton Coots, Haily Davis, Sarah Hall, Samantha Hasty, Dylan Hopkins, Brandon Pruitt, Eleanor Tarter, John Garland, Mallory Hadley, Bailey Pierce, Makayla Ping, Nathaniel Phillips, Austin Johnson, Sharon Hammer, Isaiah Cornett, Aslin Morrow, Meredith Oakes
2014 – Spencer New, Nathaniel Cox, Clayton Dalton, Gretchen Hines, Anna Lauren Jacobs, Mallory McDonald, Madeleine Rogers, Micah Wooldridge, Logan Dykes, Blake Lanham, Dane Legg, Kamil Cook, Riley Crawford, Lily Hamm, Natalie Hampton, Greer Rutt, Emory Wilds, Trae Harmon, Nick Casada, John Ross Debord, Patric Edwards, Katie Grippe, Collin Hartmann, Brentley Johnson, Carley Johnson, Hannah Kennedy, Selin Sergin, Colt Smith, Elisabeth Barnett, Jacob “Jake” Cothron, Jacob Patterson, Stephen Burrell, Ella Corder, Raegan Henderson, Austin “Calder” Lawless
2015 – Makenzie Clouse, Sarah Coldiron, Eric DeMunbrun, Alex Ham, Amin Katanbaf, Jackson Horn, Adrianna Ramirez, Rachel Blevins, Chloe Craft, Sydney Parmelee, Morgan Daniels, Caleb Honeycutt, Jenna Howard, Morgan Lange, Madison Phelps, Wes Mills, Tate Avera, Alison Lewis, Adam Reynolds, Taylor Young, Kyle Hampton, Sufia Ahmed, John Crubaugh, Isaac Huffman, Samantha Kitchen, Sydnee Meadows, Colin Miller, Maha Iqbal, Aubrey Weaver
2016 – Maxwell Brainard, Andrew Childers, Luke Jacobs, Grant Oakes, Aryan patel, Haylee Ridner, Kolby Treado, Jackson Prather, Jacob Grabeel, Cale Todd, Sebastian Tingle, Jenna Wood, Madison Barron, Devan Neely, Jon Wood, Madison Harmon, Jaxon McAlpin, Heidi Thompson, Eva Gover, Ashlee Mounce, Hayden Back, Chase Eastham, Ashton Ikerd, Lyndsey Kelley, Lillie Turpin, Kennedy Burdine, Elijah Hutchinson, Hannah Ritchey, Jase Bruner

Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute
2006 – Allison Strunk, Matthew Citak, Amanda Stephens
2007 – Jonathan Caron, Courtney Francis
2008 – Jonathan Harville, Ella Williams, Katie Parks, Megan Phillips, Mary Light, Kelly Marie Young, Eric Bird
2009 – Austin Adams, Courtney Broyles, Rachel Colyer, Sarah Crawford, Michael Crowhurst, Cody Epperson, Justin Epperson, Leanze Jones, Callie Morgan, Jarrod Wesley, Erin Beattie, Taylor Dick, Janey McDonald, Chris Stotts
2010 – Paige Price, Hannah Lake, Abhi Patel, Michael Baker, Aaron Hall, Aaron Pruitt, Laura Norris, Abigail Corder
2011 – Shelby Boyd, Madison Hatfield, Lexie Parks, Ashley Johnson, Hannah Isaacs, Shelby Harville, Will Lange, Blake Morris, Faith Call, Anand Prabhu
2012 – Ethan Call, Kaylee Wilson, Jordyn Bray, Bradley Correll, Trista Brown, Matthew Crawford, Makayla Bush, Lisa Carter
2013 – Andy Buteyn, Cassidy Dalton, Sarah Estep, Aubrey Kelley, Jordan Lafavers, Lauren Maynard, Savannah Muse, Morgan Phelps, Brian Rutherford, Ashley Wahlman
2015 – Clayton Dalton, Micah Woolridge, Colby Thacker

Technology

CenterNET2 (Location / Contact:)

The Center for Rural Development-Boardroom / Debra Hines (606) 677-6004
The Center for Rural Development-Second Floor Conference Room /Debra Hines
The Center for Rural Development-Second Floor Training Room/Robin Phillips
rphillips@centertech.com
Somerset Community College-Academic Technology Bldg, Room202/Lucinda Abbott (606)451-6664
Cindy.Abott@kctcs.edu

County Information

Cabinet for Economic Development Data Center – Pulaski County
Kenucky’s 2010 Census Demographic Profiles (released May 5, 2011)

 

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