• Campbellsville University honors LaRue teachers

    Three teachers from LaRue County Schools received Excellence in Teaching awards from Campbellsville University during a recent ceremony.

    The Excellence in Teaching Award recipients include the following with their superintendent listed first:

    LaRue County Schools-Sam Sanders, superintendent; Dora Canter, Abraham Lincoln Elementary School; Teresa Lee, LaRue County Middle School; and Houston Cruse, LaRue County High School.

    Canter has taught fourth grade at Abraham Lincoln Elementary since 1998.

  • Having fun while learning

    The 29 students enrolled in Kids Crew are experiencing summer activities ranging from dinosaurs to karate.

    “We try to make everything we do have an educational benefit for our kids,” said Janet Campbell, in her second year as director of the daycare located at the LaRue County Board of Education in Hodgenville.

    With lead teachers Jane Kelly(preschool age), Karyn Arnold(younger school age), and Delia Locke(older school age) assisting her with the children ages 3-12, Campbell has organized a summer full of learning activities and experiences.

  • Volunteers update landscaping at New Haven School
  • School calendar - June 29, 2016

    St. Catherine Academy Open House

    St. Catherine Academy in New Haven is having an open house and registration from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 10 for current and prospective families. St. Catherine has grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. For more information contact Ellen Bowling at 502-549-3680.

    ALES summer registration for Fall 2016-17

    Summer registration for Fall 2016-17 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School will be from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM on July 18.


  • Scholarship calendar - June 29, 2016

    CKCA to Offer Educational Awards

    Central Kentucky Community Action will again offer educational awards for graduating high school seniors and GED recipients in LaRue County. The awards will be given in the form of scholarships to assist with tuition while attending a four year college, a two year college or a technical school. Certain guidelines must be met, and scholarship packets are available at the high school, and the local Community Action office. For more information call 270-358-3937.

    Childhood Degree Scholarship

  • Sports Shorts - July 27, 2016


    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street. Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary at 270-358-8386.

    Mid Kentucky Officials Association

  • 65 attend 4-H Summer camp

    Sixty-five campers and five teen and nine adult leaders spent four days at Lake Cumberland enjoying such activities as: swimming, boating, archery, riflery, arts and crafts, recreation, high ropes and low ropes during June 14-17.

  • School calendar - June 22, 2016


    The Hodgenville Elementary School site-based decision- making council meets at 4 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-3506.

    LaRue County School board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the LCHS.

  • Personnel changes at LaRue County Schools - June 22, 2016

    The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations June 20.


    Karyn Arnold as Seasonal Instructional Assistant for Kids’ Crew.

    Rebecca Scott as Elementary Classroom Teacher at Hodgenville Elementary School.

    Jacqueline Noe as Instructional Assistant at LCMS.

    Savannah Boone as Exceptional Educational Teacher at LCHS.

    Lynn Ann Waddle as Summer School Instructional Assistant for LCS.

    Connie Hunt as Summer School Instructional Assistant for LCS.

  • Cool School Quest Camp