• School board hears personnel changes

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations Dec. 16:

    •  Employment of Edie Gibson as substitute bus monitor at the LaRue County Bus Garage.
    •  Employment of Angela Buckles as instructional monitor at Kids’ Crew.
    •  Resignation of Ben Schell as head volleyball coach at LaRue County High School.
    •  Resignation of Garry D. Ross as adult education instructor for the Family Services Center.
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  • Sounds of the Season

    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.  

  • State Champs

    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.

  • LCHS Quick Recall Team wins Heartland League Tourny

    LaRue County High School’s varsity Quick Recall Team won the Heartland League Tournament Dec. 2 in single elimination play.

  • Students transition to workplace

    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.

  • Christmas through the ages

    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.” 

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  • Juggler

    Fourth-grader Hailey Kilfoile, a student at Hodgenville Elementary School, juggled scarves during a holiday performance.

  • Kaydence, the director

    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.