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Education

  • LaRue County Reads invites community to help young readers

    For the past 10 years, LaRue County Reads has been providing preschoolers through fifth-graders valuable reading support and has proven a rewarding volunteer opportunity for the community.

    The program links students with trained volunteers who typically spend 30 minutes each week reading to or reading with a child.

    The goal of the program is to have every student reading at grade level within four years, said Connie Goff, LaRue County Reads training supervisor and director of adult and community education for LaRue County Schools.

  • Youth services celebrates milestones

    Kentucky’s Family Resource and Youth Services centers is celebrating 25 years of helping students and families since the centers were established as a component of the Kentucky Education Reform Act of 1990.

    In LaRue County, Machelle Durham coordinates Abraham Lincoln Elementary School’s FRC, Melissa Pearman coordinates Hodgenville Elementary’s center, and Marsha Duncan serves as Youth Service Center coordinator to the middle and high schools.

  • LCMS Team Competes in Knowledge Masters
  • A quick response at Sunrise
  • Farm Calendar – March 2, 2016

    Meade County Farm Toy Show and Sale

    The 22nd annual Meade county farm toy show and sale will be held Friday, March 4 from 6-9 p.m., and Saturday, March 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Meade county fairgrounds. For more information call 270-547-6443.

    BQA Training

    A Beef Quality Assurance Training Session is scheduled at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 17 at the Hardin County Extension Office.  LaRue County producers that need BQA training are invited to attend.

    Extension Expo Booth

  • KDA Thistle Spray Program

    As we approach spring, it’s time to start thinking about weed control. One way to get a good start on noxious weed control in pastures is through the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Spray Demo Program. This program is always popular, and details are mostly the same as in the past- with the exception of sign ups.

  • School Board holds elections

    The LaRue County School Board held their board elections and approved several bids at their monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 19.

    The board unanimously elected Joanna Hinton as board chair and Price Smith as vice-chair. The two board members switched roles as Hinton previously served as the vice-chair, while Smith served as the chair.

  • LCHS Sound of Music a success

    The LaRue County Dramas’ Presentation of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music” ran December 11, 12, and 13.

  • Ward wins ExCEL Award

    A fourth grade teacher at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School was publicly honored and presented with the 2016 ExCEL award during a ceremony in the ALES gymnasium January 6.

  • School Calendar - January 6, 2015

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is January 11 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the LaRue County Board of Education. The color for the event is white. The event is sponsored by the LaRue County Family Resource Center and the United Way. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    CKCA to Offer Assistance to Graduating College Seniors