• Srygler named to Dean's List at Clear Creek

     Adam D. Srygler of Hodgenville has been named to the Dean’s List at Clear Creek Baptist College, Pineville.

    Inclusion to the Dean’s List means he has achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher for the fall semester.

    Srygler is the spouse of Janice Weston Srygler and the son of John Srygler of Hodgenville and the late Lesa Srygler.

  • Herrin nominated for journalism conference

     Kaelyn Herrin, a student at LaRue County High School, has been nominated to represent Kentucky as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2013 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University.

  • MONEY TIP: Know your paystub

     Understanding pay stubs

    When you work, your employer will give you a pay stub when you get paid, even if you use direct deposit. Understanding the information on the pay stub is vital to managing your money and budgeting, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.

    Each company’s pay stub is different, but all employers must include these items:

    · Gross Pay: This is what you earned that pay period before any taxes or benefits, such as insurance, were withheld.

  • Fraser takes third in dramatic interpretation

     Western Kentucky University forensic team members traveled to Murray and Ypsilanti, Mich., to take part in four tournaments the weekend of Feb. 2-3.

    Ellis Fraser, a sophomore from Hodgenville, competed at Eastern Michigan University. WKU’s team won the team sweepstakes championship.

    Fraser was third in dramatic interpretation and sixth in poetry interpretation; fourth in dramatic interpretation and fifth in impromptu speaking. He advanced to finals.

  • Four named to Eastern's Dean's List

     Four local students were named to the Dean’s List at Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, for the fall semester.

    They are Sean-Micheal Wathen, of Magnolia, a sophomore aviation major; Adam Blake Cox, of Campbellsville, a senior police studies major; Russell Taylor Despain, of Campbellsville, a senior aviation major; and Maridith Ann Willett, of Campbellsville, a junior pre-occupational science major.

  • Campbellsville University students attend inauguration

     January will mark a month that many Campbellsville University students will remember for a long time. Three groups of students attended President Barack Obama's second inauguration ceremony.

    Students attending were from three university clubs: Phi Alpha Theta history honor society, the Sociology Club and the Political Science Club.

    Attending were Kaity Skaggs of New Haven; Sarah Mortensen of Hodgenville; and Shelby Floyd of Upton.

  • Two named to Bethlehem's honor roll

     The following Bethlehem High School students from LaRue County have been named to the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2012-13 academic year.

    A-B Honor Roll

    Sophomore Cole Plouvier

    Junior Jesse Plouvier

  • Kentuckians have chance to win iPad

     Kentucky residents have another chance to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority in a sweepstakes through Facebook. The contest runs through 12 a.m. on March 1.

    To enter, a Kentuckian must click on the orange graduate icon on the KHEAA Facebook page, answer one question about college and “like” KHEAA on Facebook. KHEAA will not share or sell any personal information to a third party.

    Only Kentucky residents are eligible.

  • School safety measures under constant scrutiny

     School safety has been a hot topic since the Dec. 14, 2012, massacre in Newtown, Conn., when a gunman opened fire at an elementary school, killing 20 children and six adults.

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