• Band of Hawks take third

    The LaRue County High School Band of Hawks took third in the AA Division in the Kentucky Music Educators Association State Championship.

    The Band placed in the top four bands in its class in semifinals, earning the right to compete Saturday night at Western Kentucky University.

    Jaime Smith is the band director.

  • New Haven students OK after minor bus collision

     All students are safe and uninjured this morning after a reported crash of a New Haven School bus in downtown Louisville.

    According to school officials, 46 third- and fourth-graders were on a field trip to the Kentucky Center for the Arts when one of the two buses clipped the mirror of a parked TARC bus on Second Street. Thirty-nine students were on the bus involved.

    Louisville media were reporting the incident as a crash. School officials said that was an overstatement.

  • 2,310 students enroll in LaRue Schools

     A total of 2,310 students showed up for classes at LaRue County Schools for the first day on Aug. 8.

  • Band of Hawks to compete in semifinals

     The LaRue County Band of Hawks traveled to Paris, Ky. Saturday, to compete in the KMEA Class AA East Quarterfinal. 

  • SCHOOL CALENDAR - Oct. 24, 2012


  • Board creates new teaching position

     The October school board meeting took place at LaRue County High School on Oct. 15 in the library. Among the topics discussed was the need to contract an instructor specialized to provide services for the hearing impaired, HVAC units for the middle school cafeteria, and discussion options for replacement of two school buses.

  • School board hears employment recommendations

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations Oct. 15:

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: Fall festivals a fun way to involve parents at school

     Next to baseball and apple pie, school fall festivals are another aspect of Americana that enjoy a long-standing tradition

    What is better than a bowl of steaming chili to warm kids and parents alike on a crisp, cold fall night? And what better way for a family to spend a Friday night than being together not only to eat, but also to enjoy the games, face-painting, and ever-present cotton candy?

  • Applications accepted for ECTC board

     Applications are being accepted for the Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Board of Directors.

    Two positions have been created due to term expirations.

    Information from all applicants will be presented to the Elizabethtown

    Community and Technical College Nominating Commission.

  • SCHOOL: Employment recommendations approved

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations Oct. 15:

    Accepted the recommendation of employment of:

    • Rejonia Maynor as substitute bus monitor at the LaRue County Bus Garage

    • Peggy Newton as part-time instructional assistant at Hodgenville Elementary School

    • Laura Kudrna as the Archery Club sponsor at HES

    • Kathy Milby as the Drama Club sponsor at HES

    • Eric Hughes the Jumping Hawks Club sponsor at HES