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Education

  • Beyond the easel and chisel

    When thinking of art, most people likely picture paintings or sculpture.

    LaRue County High School art teacher Monique Hanna, however, was thinking beyond the easel and chisel in this year’s art camp during which her students learned not only about forging metal, but also making pottery, creating wood burning designs, and marbleizing paper.

    Twelve students attended the camp that ran May 31-June 2 at the high school. Hanna selected the students according to their grades, attendance, and work ethic.

  • 4-H Wranglers Compete at District Horse Show

    Four 4-H members from the Wrangler’s 4-H Horse Club competed over the Memorial Day weekend at the District 4-H Horse Show held in Bowling Green at the Western Kentucky University Ag Expo Center.

    Club Leader, Lenn Grubbs serves on the District 5 Horse Committee and helped in various ways during the show, including dragging the arena.

    RESULTS:

  • 4H Calendar

    4-H Summer Camp

    All camp forms for campers, teens and adults are due.  Please make sure final payment and forms have been turned in to the LaRue County Extension Office.  Girls that have not yet signed up, spots are still available.  Call 270-358-3401 for more information.

    Cooking Club

    The 4-H Cooking Club will be having a picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7 at the Lincoln Farm Picnic area.  The club will provide the meat and drinks; members are asked to bring a side or dessert.

     4-H Rabbit Show

  • LCHS students selected for 2017 Governor’s Scholar Program
  • LaRue students honored with awards

    Campbellsville University honored students, faculty and staff who have gone above and beyond their calling at the recent annual Honors and Awards Day in Ransdell Chapel.

    Awards were presented in categories of Special Awards, Academic Awards, Servant Leadership Awards, Honors Graduates, Alpha Chi, Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and Champions of Character.

  • Summer Library Programs

    Tuesday June 13

    Lunch and a Book for preschool and Kindergarten age children:  Build a Better Friendship is at 11 a.m.  Stories to help build good friendships.  The craft is painting your favorite book character on a rock to hide for LaRue County Rocks.

    Dinner and a Book for school age children is at 5:30 p.m. Same theme and craft as the early group.

    Tuesday June 20

  • School calendar - June 7, 2017

    LaRue County School Board

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

    HES SBDM

    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.

  • Keeping an edge

    William Pearman is a rising senior at LaRue County High School who has a hobby that is quite unusual:  he uses a forge to produce professional-quality knives.

    Pearman demonstrated his skills to fellow students enrolled in art camp at LCHS last week by forging a steel sword.

    “He is one of the most talented young men I have ever known,” said Monique Hanna, LCHS art teacher and camp director.  “He is gracious, smart, witty, and humble…the best of what his generation has to offer.”

  • LaRue Co. student participates in GSA

    This summer, The Kentucky Center will host 256 eager, young artists from every region of the commonwealth, as The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) takes place at Danville’s Centre College from June 18 to July 8. This year marks the program’s 30th anniversary.

    Participating from LaRue County is: Anna Ronkainen of Homeschool who is attending for Dance.

  • ALES Sleepover