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Education

  • LaRue County High School art exhibit open May 11

    Monique Hanna’s art students will reveal their works to the public at the fourth annual LaRue County High School Studio Art Exhibit 6-8 p.m. May 11 in the school library.
    The show will display the creations of the six seniors and 14 juniors that make up the Advanced Studio Art Class. Hanna said the seniors will exhibit at least five pieces each, with the juniors (depending on space) showing two of their works.

  • Terry Caven graduates from CU

     Terry Caven of Magnolia graduated from Campbellsville University School of Education May 4 with a degree in 8-12 secondary education. He is congratulated by Dr. Robert VanEst, professor of education.

  • Kentuckians may win iPad from KHEAA

     Kentucky residents may register to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority in a drawing being held through Facebook this month. The deadline for entering is 12:01 a.m. on June 1.

    To enter, Kentucky residents must visit the KHEAA Facebook page at www.facebook.com/KHEAA and click on the orange graduate icon on the KHEAA Facebook page. After answering a question about college and liking KHEAA on Facebook, individuals are registered. KHEAA will not share any information or sell any information to a third party.

  • Schaefer earns full scholarship to University of Kentucky

     Nathaniel “Nate” Schaefer, a 2012 graduate of LaRue County High School, has earned a full scholarship to University of Kentucky School of Mining Engineering.

    He received the Governor’s Scholarship, Kees Scholarship for 4.0 grade point average and 35 Math/Science ACT, UK School of Engineering Scholarship and UK School of Mining Scholarship.

    Schaefer is an AP Scholar, member of National Honor Society and was chosen as the recipient of the UK Class of Kentucky representing LCHS.

  • PHOTO: Class of 2012

    The LaRue County High School Class of 2012 posed for a group photo May 3 at Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park.

  • ECTC honors students

     The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Honors Reception to recognize outstanding academic achievement was April 27 at the State Theater in Elizabethtown.

    Several local honors students were named. They include students who have attained and maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or above on a full year's worth of coursework at ECTC.

  • Evan Webb to participate in summer meteorology course

     During Western Kentucky University’s May 2012 summer term, eight meteorology students in Dr. Josh Durkee’s annual Field Methods in Weather Analysis and Forecasting course will set out to forecast, analyze and document severe convective storms across the Great Plains. 

    Evan Webb, a student from Hodgenville, will participate.

    This will be the third year of this course offering at WKU, which won the 2010 “Creativity and Innovation Award” from the North American Association for Summer Programs.

  • PHOTO: New Haven students design Derby tablecloth

     The Kentucky Arts Council invited Kentucky schools to participate in a canvas-painting project for the Derby celebration. Students from New Haven Elementary School painted a tablecloth for a picnic table on the Old State Capitol Grounds in Frankfort. The arts council created a photo album of the canvases on Facebook at http://on.fb.me/Ijq0fD.

  • Speech showcase features Little League, Middle School and High School students

    The LaRue County community will have a chance to see some of the award winning performances of the students on the 2011-12 middle and high school speech teams as well as the students participating in the Little League Speech Program. This marks the first time that the little league and high school showcases have been combined.  The showcase will take place 6:30 p.m. May 7 in the LaRue County High School auditorium and is free to the public.

  • School Calendar updated 5-2-12

    ALL SCHOOLS
    Last day of school is May 16.

    ALES
    Site-based council schedule
    The ALES site-based council meeting will be 5:30 p.m. May 14 in the conference room.
    For more information, call the school at 358-4112.

    HES
    HES Kindergarten screening
    Hodgenville Elementary School will have mandatory screenings for children entering kindergarten this fall. The screenings are 8 a.m.-3 p.m. May 4 and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. May 18. If you have not already scheduled your child’s screening, call HES at 358-3506.