• Teens participate in Kentucky Youth Seminar

    Top participants in the local American Private Enterprise Seminar attended the state program known as Kentucky Youth Seminar. The seminar was held in Lexington at the University of Kentucky. Participants were Paul Dangerfield, Kaylin Perkins, Christian Pope and James Reding.

  • PHOTO: Campbellsville University offers summer classes

     Campbellsville University’s Don Cheatham, left, instructor in education and computer information systems, talks with Brandon Burns of Columbia, Yvonne Fay of Hodgenville, and Stephanie Matthews of Alvaton during a summer education class. 

  • Nolin RECC sends 5 to Washington DC

     Five upcoming high school seniors left Elizabethtown on June 15, headed to Washington, DC, for a week of education and fun compliments of Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation.

    Ashley Cottrell of LaRue County was among 87 Nolin RECC delegates from across Kentucky who participated in the 41st annual Kentucky Rural Electric Washington Youth Tour. 

  • Sixteen students visit Frankfort

     This past school year, 16 local high school juniors, including LaRue County’s Ashley Cottrell, participated in the Nolin RECC Washington Youth Tour competition and invited to visit Frankfort on April 13. 

    Students and chaperons spent the day touring the Capitol Building, the Governor's Mansion, and the Kentucky Vietnam Veterans' Memorial.

  • Western Kentucky University announces honors list

     Western Kentucky University has announced the students named to the Dean's and President's lists for the spring 2012 semester. Full-time undergraduate students with a semester grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 are named to the Dean's List. Students with a GPA of 3.8 to 4.0 are named to the President's List. Their names are marked with an asterisk (*).

    Students who have asked their information to be kept private will not be listed.

  • Henderson inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta

     Tamathy Miller Henderson of Hodgenville was inducted into the Alpha Lambda Delta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College on March 23.

    Henderson is majoring in counseling. She is the daughter of the late Otis R. and Rebecca Jaggers Miller of Hodgenville, and is married to Michael Henderson.

    Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society is the largest honor society in American higher education with 1,275 chapters on college campuses. 

  • Committee to present district facilities plan to school board

     Each school district in Kentucky is required by law to develop a local district facilities plan every four years.

  • Hodgenville Elementary School Honor Roll, Fourth Quarter


  • Brockman Center staff leaving Hodgenville

     Changes are in store for Campbellsville University’s Brockman Center in Hodgenville.

  • Jackson receives doctorate

     Robert “Bob” Jackson of Murray was one of 11 recipients of Western Kentucky University’s doctoral degree in educational leadership recognized May 11 during a graduate ceremony.

    Jackson, associate vice president of development and governmental relations at Murray State University, is a former Kentucky state senator representing the first district.

    He is a 1981 graduate of LaRue County High School and the son of the late Harold and Dolly Jackson of Magnolia.