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Education

  • LCMS holds pajama drive

     LaRue County Middle School is holding a pajama drive through Dec. 14. Bring pajamas for ages newborn through adult to the LCMS front office lobby.

    Pajamas must be new and a complete set – either a top and bottom, onesie or appropriate nightgown. Donated pajamas will be distributed to local children in need and those affected by Hurricane Sandy.

  • Library staff receive scholarships

     Virginia LaMuth, Lisa Jo Williams and Sarah Graff, employees of the LaRue County Public Library, have been named recipients of a Library Science Tuition Scholarship.

    Each employee received a $500 scholarship and all three are attending Bluegrass Community and Technical College.

  • GED tests available at Brockman Center in December

     LaRue County students who are working on their GEDs can take the test in Hodgenville Dec. 19 and 20.

    Campbellsville University will offer the high school equivalency exams at the Brockman Center on Old E’town Road, according to Director of LaRue County Adult Education Sarah Hornback.

    Hornback announced the news to several adult education students last week.

  • Students excel at KYA

     Fifteen LaRue County High School students attended the Kentucky Youth Assembly in Louisville and Frankfort Nov. 18-20.

    The students, advised by Kendrick Bryan and Ben Schell, were recognized as a Delegation of Excellence.

  • PHOTO: Teen Leadership Academy

     The 4-H Teen Leadership Academy went to the University of Kentucky in November for their monthly session on college and career preparation. The 4-H Teen Leadership Academy is a group of teens from LaRue, Hardin, Meade, Breckinridge and Grayson. Participants are selected each summer through an application process. LaRue County is represented by Turner Cottrell, Michaela Rock, Kristina Durbin, Delaina White and Darian White.

  • SCHOOL BOARD: New hires, resignations

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations Nov. 19.

  • HES honors Junior Beta Club members

  • Search begins for LCMS principal

     LaRue County Schools are searching for a new principal.

    Middle School Principal Bob Bright announced his resignation Nov. 14. He has accepted a position as CEO/executive director of the National Beta Club.

    Bright, who has served as LCMS principal since July 2010, will begin his new duties on Jan. 1.

  • HONOR ROLL: Hodgenville Elementary School

     Third grade – All A

    Annie Crewz, Brennan East, Alex Rowland, Macie Sandidge, Emma Thompson, Giselle Adams, Jackson Carpenter, Rachel Hawkins, Gracey Laxon, Kailynd Lewis, Alysen Powell, Kaiden Price, Brian Sanchez, Hallie Frye, Keegan Spratt, Amber Hawkins, Sara Harned, Maleah English, Avery Murray

     

    Third grade – A/B

  • Campbellsville University Chorus to present 'Elijah'

     The Campbellsville University Concert Chorus will present part one of Mendelssohn's “Elijah” at 8 p.m. Nov. 27 in the sanctuary of Campbellsville Baptist Church, 530 N. Central Avenue, Campbellsville.

    “Elijah” is a major oratorio by Mendelssohn that tells the story of the biblical character, Elijah, in various historical settings.

    Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music, will accompany the 50-voice chorus.  Singing the role of “Elijah” is baritone Dr. Mark Bradley, professor of music.