The LaRue County Middle School Choir performed the musical ‘Lights! Camera! Christmas! on Dec. 12. Under the direction of the new choir teacher, Amber Jochim, and with the assistance of high school student, Keely Hamilton, the students sang and acted to a packed house.
Former State Speech champions were recognized Friday at halftime of the Hawks’ basketball game. From left, Bill Thompson, Jamie Edlin, Ian Mather, Timmy Gibson, Chelsea Blair, Brian Anderson, Eric Cecil and Katy Blair Cecil.
Some LaRue County students not only learn at school, but thanks to a transition program in which the district participates, they also have the opportunity to receive on-site training at local businesses.
Second- and fourth-graders at Hodgenville Elementary School performed traditional instrumental pieces, as well as Christmas tunes from the 20th and 21st centuries. Kindergarten students ended the program by singing, “Must be Santa.”
Hodgenville Elementary enjoyed a Christmas concert given by the LaRue County High School band on Wednesday. The band performed traditional hymns and carols as well as a piece called “A Cartoon Christmas,” to which the children were invited to sing along. At the conclusion of the concert, Director Jamie Smith turned his baton over to kindergarten student Kaydence Powell so that she could direct the band in the playing of the LaRue County fight song.