• Zoo program at library
  • Girl Scouts collect school supplies
  • Teacher TP
  • University Press launches free ebooks

    Many readers would like to have electronic copies of their favorite books, but are reluctant to spend more money on something they already own.

    To address this problem, the University Press of Kentucky announces the launch of its free ebook loyalty program.

  • All elementary students eat free

    This school year, all students enrolled at Hodgenville and Abraham Lincoln elementary schools as well as those at The Life Connection are eligible to receive free breakfast and lunch.

    “Only extra food items that they may want to purchase will be of any cost to them,” said DeeAnne Sanders, LaRue County Schools’ coordinator of nutrition.  

    The meals consist of an entree, fruit/vegetable and milk.  

  • School Calendar - August 14, 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. Future dates are Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, April 14, May 12 and June 9. For more information, call the school at 358-4112.

    Open House

  • Back to school
  • Lincoln Trail Health Department to be featured in KET segment

    Kentucky Educational Television network is interviewing local health officials for a three-part series on state health initiatives.

    “Health Three60” focuses on the programs and campaigns that three major regional health boards have adopted to help promote further education on healthy living.    

    The Lincoln Trail Board of Health, which encompasses LaRue, Hardin and Grayson counties, is a part of the episode “Healthy Competition: How County Health Rankings are Catalyzing Change.”

  • This is World Breastfeeding Week

    The 2013 World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated Aug. 1-7 with health officials working to promote the importance of supporting breastfeeding families. This message extends to fathers, family members, friends, employers and other key individuals who can play a role in the effort to build a supportive network for breastfeeding mothers.

  • ALES Kindergarten Launch draws large crowd

    Last Thursday, lines of little ones with wide eyes and bright smiles filled the halls of Abraham Lincoln Elementary School.

    Kindergarten – the first immersion into the public school system and the most important year in developing a successful school experience was kicked off with the ALES Kindergarten Launch.

    Karen Downs, ALES principal said the launch helps promote a strong beginning for both parents and students.

    “It’s hard to let your baby into the real world,” said Downs.