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Education

  • Uncommon talent

    Arlie Gardner is a very modest man who doesn’t seek publicity and simply wants to do his job.

    At 87 years of age, the part-time maintenance technician for LaRue County Schools continues to do his job well, according to Phil Fulkerson, director of transportation and maintenance.

    “Talent like his is uncommon—he’s gifted by God,” Fulkerson added. “Time has been kind to him and part of that comes from his inner drive to keep on doing.”

  • Ward named LCS ExCEL Teacher of the Year

    Special to the LaRue County Herald News

    LaRue County Schools named Karen Ward of Abraham Lincoln Elementary School the district’s 2016 ExCEL Teacher of the Year.

    “I’m honored because I know I was nominated along with other great teachers,” Ward said. “When you work in a district full of excellent teachers, it’s surprising and overwhelming to be chosen for this award.”

  • College application month at LCHS

    For many students applying to college can seem overwhelming. Having someone close by who is knowledgeable in the application process makes it so much easier.

    By participating in Kentucky’s College Application Month during November, LaRue County High School helped ensure that all its seniors had the opportunity to receive hands–on assistance as they took their first big step towards continuing their education following high school.

  • Speech time continues to perform well

    By Kaylan Anderson

    LCHS Junior

    In the past two weeks, the LaRue County Speech Team has traveled to Beechwood High School in Fort Mitchell and Danville High School in Danville. The team placed third in both in team competition and won several individual awards. They have claimed some individual championships as well.

    Head Coach Katy Cecil said the team is living up to its reputation and continuing a winning tradition at LCHS.

  • Retired teachers meeting
  • School Calendar

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is November 30 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the LaRue County Board of Education. The color for the event is orange. The event is sponsored by the LaRue County Family Resource Center and the United Way. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    Central Kentucky Community Action to Offer Assistance to Graduating College Seniors

  • 4-H School Club Officers
  • School Calendar

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is November 23 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the LaRue County Board of Education. The color for the event is brown. The event is sponsored by the LaRue County Family Resource Center and the United Way. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    ALES Christmas Bazaar

  • Personnel Changes

    Employment of

    Hannah Sidebottom as Instructional Assistant at LCHS.

    Joey Bush as Second Chance Coordinator for LCHS.

    Resignation of

    Edie Gibson as Instructional Assistant at LCHS.

    Edie Gibson as Bus Monitor for LaRue County Schools. 

  • Speech Starts with Big Wins

    By Kaylan Anderson

    LCHS Junior

    Over the past two weekends the LCHS Speech team has been rising to the challenge of keeping a winning tradition alive and well in LaRue County.