• Hurricane season on Titan

    The LaRue County Herald News will run a monthly NASA column for children as part of Newspaper-In-Education.

    It is written at upper-elementary grade level about specific topics related to space and Earth science, as well as space exploration technology. The articles are provided by the creators of The Space Place, a popular and award-winning NASA website for kids.

  • Saint Catherine Academy elects student council
  • Library Calendar -September 4, 2013

    Cookie recipe swap

    The LaRue County Public Library will add an adult activity for the second Thursday of every month. In September, the activity will be a cookie recipe swap. Bring your favorite cookie recipe and a sample of that cookie to the library at 6 p.m. Sept. 12. Call the library at 358-3851 to register.

    Book club and bingo

  • School Calendar -September 4, 2013

    ALES site-based council

    The ALES site-based decision-making council will meet at 5:35 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the school’s conference room.

  • Students prepare for a trip that mixes learning, Disney’s magic

    Come Nov. 1, several LaRue County High School students will be going to Disneyworld not only to have a week of fun, but also to take classes while there that are related to their high school subjects of business or technology.

    Jennifer Bernard, who teaches LCHS business and Kelly Sandidge, director of student services, organized the trip during which students will learn about business, technology, marketing, yearbook and science.

  • Cottrell, Ferguson honored

    Two students were recently awarded the J.R. and Carrie Lee Edwards Scholarship by Central Kentucky Community Foundation.

    Carley Danielle Ferguson, New Haven, is entering her senior year at Western Kentucky University where she is studying early childhood education.

    Ashley Reed Cottrell is a 2013 graduate of LaRue County High School and has enrolled at WKU where she plans to pursue a degree in agriculture education.

  • Flaget to host wellness fair

    Flaget Memorial Hospital, part of KentuckyOne Health, will host a free health and wellness fair 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 28 at 4305 New Shepherdsville Road in Bardstown.

  • SCHOLAR: Gray receives $1,000 Nolin scholarship

    Nolin RECC awarded $7,000 in scholarship funds to local students in June.

    The cooperative provides electricity to about 33,500 members in Hardin, LaRue and seven surrounding counties. These scholarship opportunities are just one way Nolin helps promote education and growth in the community.  

  • Bookmobile Schedule -August 28, 2013

    Sept. 3 – Headstart, Miami Court, Hodgenville Efficiency Apartments, Cox Lane, Landmark Drive, Polley Avenue, New Freedom School, Dana Drive

    Sept. 4 – LaRue County Middle School, Watch Me Grow, West Point Bank, Maxine Road, Mill Road, New Jackson Highway

    Sept. 5 – Laugh & Learn, Nationwide Uniform, North L & N Turnpike, Dangerfield Road, Athertonville, Bardstown Road

    Sept. 9 – Rose Circle, Goodin Williams Road, Slack Road, Trumbo Road, Dan Dunn Road, Salem Church Road

  • Library adds children’s programs to fall lineup

    The LaRue County Public Library will have several new childrens’ programs starting next week.

    Monday –Story Time, a preschool story hour with reading, crafts, songs and games, is at 10 a.m. Bookalisious is at 3 p.m. It’s a middle school age book club for girls. Books will be read aloud and discussed.

    Tuesday – The Anime Club, where anime fans can meet to discuss new graphic novels or movies, meets at 3 p.m.