Campbellsville Independent School Superintendent Kirby Smith was named the 4th district Kentucky Music Educators Association administrator of the year for the 2017-2018 school year Friday, February 9th, at the K-M-E-A annual conference in Louisville. At the 4th district fall meeting Smith was nominated for the award by Campbellsville High School band director Zach Shelton. Fourth district K-M-E-A members voted on the award recipient. The fourth district includes the Bardstown Independent school system and the Breckinridge, Green, Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Taylor and Washington County school systems. Owensboro Public School Superintendent Nick Brake was named the overall 2017-2018 K-M-E-A Administrator of the Year by the Kentucky Music Educators Association.