Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Barren County High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Trojans lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Bobby J. Slayton
Bobby J. Slayton Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
I did 3 tours in Bosnia 3 tours in Iraq including the Liberation of Kuwait 1991, and many Operations in theater. I was awarded the US Navy Commendation Medal 2 times and the US Navy Achievment Medal 2 times along with many other medals and awards.. I served onboard the USS G. Washington 2 tours and 1 tour onboard the USS John C. Stennis which we took around the world.
Dennis Likens
Dennis Likens Class of 1978
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
1979-1999 U.S. Coast Guard. St. Clair Shores MI. Sturgeon Bay WI Petaluma CA Key West FL Owensboro KY Honolulu HI Cleveland OH Petaluma CA St. Petersburg FL RETIRED-Detroit MI.
Jason Jennings
Jason Jennings Class of 1989
Army, 13 Years
Served in the US Army for 13 years, deploying to such places as Saudi Arabia, Korea, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Served as flight engineer on the CH-47 Chinook helicopter. Served nine years at Fort Campbell, KY, three years in Alaska, and 1 year in Korea, not including deployments around the world.
Keith Rigdon
Keith Rigdon Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
I am a Medical Service Corps Officer which monitors and plans medical support for military units. Currently, I am the battalion commander for the 61st Multifunctional Medical Battalion in Fort Hood, Texas. Recent jobs include Chief of Plans, 44th MEDCOM (Fort Bragg, NC); Corps War Planner, Multi-National Corps Iraq (MNC-I) and XVIII Airborne Corps (Fort Bragg, NC) and Operations Officer, 3rd Army (CFLCC), Camp Doha, Kuwait.
Richard Wood
Richard Wood Class of 1988
Army, 20+ Years
I served 4 years acitve duty in the Army, being stationed in Ft. Benning Georgia, Korea, & Ft. Polk, La. I then served an additional 20 years in the Kentucky National Guard. I deployed to Iraq in 2005, and retired in 2012 as the First Sergeant of Charlie Battery of the 1st BN 623rd FA.
Ruby A. Shipley-Lehner
Ruby A. Shipley-Lehner Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years
Military Police-Heidelberg, Germany & Fort Knox, KY.

Classmates Spotlight

Barren County High School Classmates

Matthew Estes
Class of '07

Alumni Stories

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School News

BCHDA Inductees for 2008

The selection committee for the BC Alumni Chapter has chosen six individuals for induction into the "Barren County ...
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