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Education

  • PHOTO: Homecoming Court

      Members of the LaRue County High School Homecoming Court are front from left, Samantha Peddicord, Haley Holt, Miranda Hornback, Whitney Heath, Haylee Best; back, MaCayla Lewis, Brooke Davis, Cayleigh Allen, Gracen Williams, Shelbi Brooks and Mary Adams.  

  • Lyons named in Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges

     A Hodgenville woman is among five ECTC Students selected for “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.”

    Stacie Lyons is a 1990 graduate of East Hardin High School. She is working toward her Associate in Science Degree from ECTC, with plans to earn a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Louisville.

  • Michaela Rock traveling with 4-H troupe

     For the first time, a group of select 4-H members will travel across the state to showcase their fine arts talents in the newly created 4-H Performing Arts Troupe.

    The troupe was developed as a result of the success and popularity of the Kentucky 4-H Teen Conference’s Talent Show track. Troupe members will perform at several 4-H and other UK Cooperative Extension Service functions throughout the year.

  • Students graduate from CU's nursing program

     Campbellsville University’s School of Nursing graduated 28 students in December, the largest nursing class yet.

    Three local students participated in pinning ceremony: Gary E. Drake of Hodgenville; Addie Hawkins of Magnolia; and Brittany Skaggs of Mount Sherman.

    Dr. Bob Wade, dean of the School of Nursing, presented Hawkins with an academic excellence award.

  • PHOTO: Campbellsville University nursing students

     Campbellsville University nursing graduates were honored in December. Front from left, Mary Wise, Kristen Wilson, Jessica Ulrich, Jodi Tungate, Connie Robertson, Brittany Skaggs, Brenda Smith, Kelly Stone; second row, Joni Reynolds, Keely Pittman, Krysta Lenington, Amanda Anderson, Addie Hawkins, Brittany Knifley, Amy Leeds; third row, James Edmonds, Gary Drake, Leeta Dial, Sally Butler, Suzanne Davis, Amanda Conner; back, Christy Burriss, Tabatha Bryant, Mary Brock, Amanda Booher, Angie Atwood, Stephanie Akin, Cassandra Blevins and Kymberleigh Carter.

  • ALES library dedicated to Thurman

     It’s been a year since Amber Thurman, former principal of Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, died in a car crash.

    The 47-year-old left behind two children, Zachary and Sarah, and a host of friends and students.

    On the anniversary of her death (Jan. 7), ALES staff and students held a ceremony renaming the school’s library in Thurman’s honor.

  • Campbellsville University Academic Honors List

     Campbellsville University has announced the academic honors' list for the fall 2012 semester.

    The academic honors' list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or above for the semester with a course load of at least 12 hours. Those named to the President's List achieved a 4.0 grade point average. Those named to the Dean's List achieved a 3.5 to 3.99 GPA.

    The following students were named to the Dean’s List:

  • School Calendar - JAN. 9, 2013

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  • Speech and Debate Team tops at recent competition

     The LaRue County High School Speech and Debate team continued their recent dominance of regional opponents during a meet at Kentucky Country Day School in Louisville.  

  • Flu blamed for student absences

     Kentucky Department for Public Health officials reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week that the influenza activity level in the state has increased from regional to widespread. Widespread activity is the “highest level of flu activity, which indicates increased flu-like activity or flu outbreaks in at least half of the regions in the state,” according to the CDC. The activity levels for states are tracked weekly as part of the CDC’s national flu surveillance system.