Leading the way to state, KCHS business students earn regional awards

The future looks bright for business students at Knox Central High School as they advance to the state conference in the annual Future Business Leaders of America competition.

Eleven students walked across the stage at Eastern Kentucky University on Thursday, March 10, earning regional awards for their performance in several business-themed individual and team events.  The students now have an opportunity to make revisions to their projects and study harder in preparation for the state competition to be held in April.


Earning recognition for placing in the top three of their event were:

1st Place
Banking & Financial Systems-Kaitlyn Gray and Megan Wagers

2nd Place
Global Business-Peyton Barnhill, Hallea Rae Barnhill, and Libby Vaughn
Securities & Investments-Will Dunaway
Word Processing-Megan Wagers

3rd Place
Accounting I- Chris Pyle
Publication Design-Brandi Mills and Ashley Kozlow
Sports & Entertainment Management- Nick Gibson and Jaykob Hubbard