MAYFIELD, KY (KFVS) - The Graves County School District's opening day for faculty and staff was August 3 and featured the theme, "Power of Possibilities."
Administrators told the crowd of about 700 employees that they were inspired recently by the message of Mike Rayburn, a comedian-guitarist who was a keynote speaker at the Kentucky Association of School Administrators' Summer Institute.
They said Rayburn encourages people to face the impossible by asking, "What if?"
Some of the administrators' examples of achieving the impossible included:
- Pro basketball player Odie Smith of Farmington, the 1952 Cuba Cubs Basketball team
- Former NASA Chief of Engineer Rex Geveden of Lowes
- Retired State Senator Greg Higdon of Fancy Farm
- Carson McKee a Symsonia sixth grader who played fiddle with Charlie Daniels
McKee played for the Graves County Schools' crowd along with her brother Connor McKee, also on fid