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Education

  • Band's concert will honor veterans

    The LaRue County Band of Hawks will present their annual spring concert on Thursday, May 8 at First Baptist Church in Hodgenville. The concert begins at 7 p.m. will feature all the bands, from sixth grade through high school. 

    The concert will include a special salute to veterans of the Armed Forces. 

  • Top students attend APES

    Congratulations to the participants in the American Private Enterprise Seminar (APES) program held April 17-18. Fifteen LaRue County High School juniors participated and learned about American economics. They are Clarissa Baker, Taylor Burd, Kaylee Bush, Jacob Carroll, Lindsey Dangerfield, Kristina Durbin, Jaqueline Hazelwood, Madison Lee, Benjamin Locke, Cody McDowell, Kylie Rogers, Allison Schurfeld, Kaylee Smith, Darian White and Rachel Wolf.

  • HES SBDM Council holds special meeting

     The Hodgenville Elementary School Site-Based Decision-Making Council will have a special called business meeting at 4 p.m. May 5 in the school’s library.

  • Students recognized by Campbellsville University

     Campbellsville University recognized outstanding faculty, staff, and students during this year's annual Honors and Awards Day ceremony.

    Kaitlyn Brooke Skaggs of New Haven received an academic award in Social Studies and graduated cum laude, with a grade point average of 3.5-3.69.

    Christian Michelle Nally of New Haven also graduated cum laude.

    Megan Elizabeth Mier of Buffalo graduated summa cum laude with a grade point average of 3.85-4.0.

    Alpha Chi inductees for 2013-2014 included Lucas Ryan Pepper of Hodgenville.

  • PHOTO: Students learn to 'Kick Butts'
  • School Calendar: April 30, 2014

     ALL SCHOOLS

    Calendar revision

    The school board has revised two calendar days. May 16 will be an early release day for all students. May 23 will be a full instructional day

     

    Last day of school

    The last day of school for students is June 4. Graduation is June 6.

     

    ALES

    ALES site-based council 

  • Scholarships - April 30, 2014

     WIRE

    Women in Rural Electrification is taking applications for $1,000 scholarships to a student whose family is served by a Kentucky electric cooperative and has at least 60 hours of credits at a Kentucky college. Deadline for application is May 9. Visit www.kaec.org and click on the link at the bottom of the New Info box. 

     

    Class of 1968 Memorial

  • LCHS named a bronze level school

     U.S. News and World Report has named LaRue County High School a bronze level school in the 2014 Best High School Rankings.

  • Kaylan Anderson wins Stossel essay contest

     A LaRue County High School student has been named a semi-finalist in the Stossel in the Classroom essay contest.

    Kaylan Anderson, a freshman, wrote the essay in her Honors’ Social Studies class taught by Ben Schell. Her essay was one of the top-70 and the only winning entry from Kentucky, out of 6,767 essays submitted from around the country. Only 125 students were selected to win prizes.

    Anderson received a certificate of achievement and a check for $100.

  • SPACE PLACE: Humanoid in space gets its legs

    The latest shipment to the International Space Station blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida late last month. On it was the usual cargo: repair parts, basic supplies, and a bunch of cool new experiments. But it also included something a little bit out of the ordinary – a pair of legs.