Bob King http://wkyufm.org en Kentucky CPE President Out of Running for Job in Wisconsin http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-cpe-president-out-running-job-wisconsin <p></p><p>The president of the Council on Postsecondary Education will remain in Kentucky, at least for now.&nbsp;</p><p>Bob King was one of three finalists for the presidency of the University of Wisconsin System.&nbsp; Dr. King was eliminated from the search process following interviews in Wisconsin on Monday.&nbsp;</p><p>Dr. King has led the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education since 2009.&nbsp;</p><p>Before then, he was Chancellor of the State University of New York. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 20:45:48 +0000 Lisa Autry 42240 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky CPE President Out of Running for Job in Wisconsin Defense Department Grant to Help Hardin County Schools Combat Dropout Rate http://wkyufm.org/post/defense-department-grant-help-hardin-county-schools-combat-dropout-rate <p>Hardin County Schools will use a $1 million&nbsp; grant from the Defense Department to bolster dropout prevention efforts. The grant announced Thursday in Elizabethtown will pay for counseling programs for at-risk students, extended school services, and random drug testing at the district’s alternative school for troubled students. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 19:21:14 +0000 Kevin Willis 19507 at http://wkyufm.org