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Education

  • Stiles, Carter awarded audit bid for LaRue schools

     The LaRue County School Board held a special meeting March 6 at Central Office to award four bids.

  • Scholarships - March 12, 2014

     County Homemaker

  • School Calendar – March 12, 2014

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  • Magnolia Bank awards scholarships

    Sixteen sixth-grade students from Hardin and LaRue Counties were awarded the annual Magnolia Bank “Preparing for Success” Scholarships on March 1. Students were asked to write an essay telling what would make a great career, and how they plan to pursue that career. 

     “The goal of this program is to get kids and their families talking about college early.  We want to help students in our area get off to a good start saving for their future,” said Stefanie Rock, Vice President at Magnolia Bank.   

  • ECTC transfer scholarship deadline is April 1

    Community college students wanting to transfer to Western Kentucky University may be eligible for up to $4,000 in scholarship assistance.

    The application deadline for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System Transfer Scholarship is April 1 for fall admission. The admissions application serves as the scholarship application.

    Renewable scholarships range from $1,500 to $4,000, depending on GPA. Transfer students from KCTCS institutions with an associate degree and full-time enrollment are eligible.

  • Bethlehem High School accepting award nominations

    Bethlehem High School in Bardstown is accepting nominations for its Hall of Fame awards. The 2014 recipients will be honored on Aug. 9 at the annual Hall of Fame Banquet.

    Criteria

    Alumnus of the Year: This award is given annually to an alumnus, living or deceased, who has contributed to his or her community and enriched lives of those around him or her. As a graduate of BHS, his or her out-standing accomplishments bring distinction to the school and the strong foundation it fosters in young men and women.

  • Wiley named KHEAA outreach counselor

     Toni Wiley has been named the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor for LaRue County.

    Wiley was previously the KHEAA outreach counselor in the southern part of the state.

    “I’ve loved serving the 13 southern counties but am looking forward to helping students closer to home,” Wiley said. “I want to help our students get the most KEES money they can and become more prepared for life after high school.”

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: TALK OF THE HAWK

     From articles on diesel pickup engines to things to do while snowed in, the online publication “Talk of the Hawk” provides a cross section of student ideas at LaRue County High School.

    Teacher Summer Garris’s creative writing class produces the publication which comes out four times during the school year. The 12 students in the class are sophomores, juniors, and seniors. 

  • PHOTO: Celebrating Dr. Seuss
  • LaRue schools closed Wednesday

    LaRue County Schools will be closed Wednesday, March 5. Many of the backroads continue to be icy.