Melissa Taborda is a sixteen-year-old young lady who has overcome more obstacles than most adults. At eleven, she was diagnosed with a rare cancer. Due to the cancer and resulting treatments, she suffers numerous on-going medical conditions, including the significant loss of vision in her left eye. However, this does not define Melissa! She is one of the most positive, kind, and polite students at Pulaski County High School. Teachers talk about Melissa being someone who always puts the needs of others above herself. In fact, when granted a wish through the Make a Wish Foundation, Melissa gave it away. She asked that the youth area of a church she had formerly attended in Chicago be renovated. This was accomplished in her honor. Melissa’s ability to be positive despite the hardships she continues to experience truly makes her a role model for all.
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“We’re so proud of our football team and what they accomplished this year — it really is amazing,” pointed out coach Hines.
“They were able to get over many hurdles,” added Hines. “Our coaches did a great job this year as they always do and I’m very proud of all of them. I’m proud of our school and all the folks that supported us — from the cheerleaders, to the band, to the student body, to all those that came out to the game including our booster club and all the parent groups. It’s important for them for us to have had a big win like that.”
(As quoted from the Commonwealth Journal)
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The Maroons closed out the year with a record of 13 wins and 2 losses and now have a combined win/loss record of 27 wins against 3 losses during the past 2 years. (Along with a state championship and a state runner-up trophy).
On October 30th, Pulaski County High School DECA members participated in a night of “reverse trick-or-treating”. Students visited with patients in the rehabilitation facility and many other floors at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital as well as residents at the Bethany House and handed out candy and other treats as a community service project. The night was a success with both the students and recipients benefiting from their random act of kindness!
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