Tours of Buckley-Carpenter Elementary begin Jan. 8

On Dec. 9, Yates Construction and Fleming and Associates handed over the keys to the new Buckley-Carpenter Elementary School. Fayette County Schools conducted tours for the community last week. The Buckley-Carpenter Opening Ceremonies and Ribbon Cutting will be held on Jan. 8 beginning with tours at 3 p.m. and closing with the cutting of the ribbon at 5 p.m. For further information on upcoming events, visit or call 465-5260. From left are Deputy Director of Schools Lonnie Harris, Director of Schools James Teague, Yates Construction Supervisor Richard Wanko and Fleming and Associates Architect Ellen Wadley