Windstream Communications, Lexington's local telephone provider, announced Tuesday that it is awarding technology grants to two Kentucky schools.
Burnside Elementary in Burnside will receive a $25,000 donation to be used for new technology and computer labs.
Seven other schools outside of Kentucky also received $25,000 awards. The company received 300 applications from schools in 16 states.
Also, Southern Elementary in Lexington will receive $500 because of the outstanding video it provided as part of the required application.
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Videos of the schools can be viewed on Windstream's Facebook page, which you can visit with the link above.