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Education

  • Wathen earns merit scholarship at EKU

     Sean-Michael Wathen of Magnolia, a recent graduate of LaRue County High School, has been awarded a Music Department Scholarship and Regents Scholarship from Eastern Kentucky University.

    Wathen was a member of the Band of Hawks, honor graduate and member of the chess club. He is the son of John and Kim Wathen.

  • Zachary Lee wins Gerald T. McCubbin scholarship

     Zachary Lee of Hodgenville, a recent LaRue County High School graduate, has been awarded the Gerald T. McCubbin Memorial Scholarship sponsored by Magnolia Bank.

    The $500 scholarship is awarded based on school and community activities, academics, scholastic honors, achievements and an essay addressing how their education will benefit humanity.

    Lee plans to pursue a degree in electrical engineering at Liberty University. He is the son of Marty and Teresa Lee.

  • James Crosswhite awarded Memorial Scholarship

     James Crosswhite, a recent graduate of LaRue County High School, is the winner of the LCHS Class of 1968 Memorial Scholarship.

    James, the son of Lester and Melissa Crosswhite, will attend the University of Louisville this fall where he plans to major in engineering.

    The $500 scholarship has been awarded for the past four years and was established by the Class of 1968 in memory of their deceased classmates.

  • HES students travel to Washington DC as part of Junior National Scholar Program

    Four Hodgenville Elementary School students traveled Friday to Washington D.C. to participate in the Junior National Young Leaders Conference.

    Emma Bell, Trey Ireland, Logan Rock and Kylee Thurman are spending about a week in the D.C. area, visiting museums and memorials, attending seminars with speakers like Newt Gingrich, Ralph Nader and former vice president, Al Gore.

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: Even Start program ends

    After 15 years of serving families in LaRue County, the Even Start program is in its final two months of operation.

    Even Start is a four-component program that has offered adult education, early childhood education, parenting and parent-and-child together time to over 300 families since its inception in 1997.

  • Curtis Puryear named to Transylvania's Dean's List

    Curtis Puryear, a LaRue County High School graduate and Transylvania University senior, was named to the Dean’s List for the 2012 winter term.

    To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must achieve at least a 3.5 grade point average during the term.

    Puryear, a philosophy and psychology double major, is the son of Carlton and Donna Puryear of Hodgenville.

  • Distinguished Alumni sought by schools

    LaRue County Schools is accepting nominations for the LaRue County Schools Distinguished Alumni program. The award provides an opportunity to recognize accomplishments of graduates and demonstrates to the teachers and staff of the school district the positive impact they have upon the lives of young people. 

  • Bethlehem High School Honor Roll

    The following Bethlehem High School students from LaRue County have been named to the Honor Roll for the second semester of the 2011-12 academic year.

    Bethlehem is located in Bardstown.

    All A

    Freshman: Cole Plouvier

    Senior: Skyler Frye

     

    A-B 

    Sophomore: Jesse Plouvier

  • Seventh graders honored by TIP program

    Two LaRue County seventh graders, along with about 400 students from around the state, were honored at Western Kentucky University for their college-ready ACT or SAT scores; their seventh-grade standing in school; and the incredible potential that combination creates.

  • LaRue County Schools personnel changes

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations May 21: