• LaRue County 4-H candy sale

    Cyrus Bivens was the top seller of the 4-H Candy Sale, he sold 13 cases of candy bars earning a prize of $50.  Honorable mention goes to Makenzey Rucker and Jennifer Barrientos for selling 12 and 8 cases respectively.  Sellers were also entered into a drawing for every case of candy sold, Dalayna Elliott was selected as the winner of $25.  Thanks to everyone that supported the LaRue County 4-H program through the candy sale fundraiser.

  • Students should take FAFSA verification process seriously

    The federal government requires many students who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to verify the information on the FAFSA. The students are chosen by the U.S. Department of Education.

    Used to apply for most federal and many state student aid programs, the FAFSA asks detailed questions about the income and resources of students.

  • LCS to honor leaders during School Board Recognition Month

    Kentucky will again observe January as School Board Recognition Month and the LaRue County School System is joining in the celebration.

    The LaRue County Board of Education is composed of Dawn Conner, Price Smith, Joanna Hinton, Farrah Pruitt and Paul Handley.

    “The voters of our community have created a special group of education leaders in this board,” said Superintendent Sam Sanders. “They are true partners in the work to ensure every child in every classroom can experience high quality teaching and learning.

  • School calendar - January 10, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time

  • Blending talent: LCHS artists illustrate achievement

    School district banners created by students are a favored tradition of the annual Kentucky School Boards Association conference. In this year’s display, a collaboration of high school seniors Katelyn Senesi and Anna Webb represents LaRue County Schools.

    The banner is their interpretation of the KSBA 2018 theme, “Adapting and Achieving.” The painting shows a graduation scene, and in the background, the artists wove in Webb’s sunrise and Senesi’s galaxy.

  • On to State

    All this week Alexia Trumbo, LaRue County’s 2018 Distinguished Young Woman, is in Lexington preparing to participate with 30 other young women across Kentucky to determine the state winner.

    She is staying with a Lexington host family who transport her to rehearsal sites throughout the week.

  • Source of Strength

    Suicide, bullying, violence, substance abuse...all are making headlines today because they are occurring not only among adults but also among youth in our nation’s schools.

    LaRue County High School is starting a program, Sources of Strength, which Principal Denise Skaggs hopes will reduce or even prevent such injurious behaviors from occurring in her school.

  • Preparing for college

    Lindsey Bryan and Keith Ritchie will work with LaRue County High School students this year to prepare them for college.

    Ritchie was recently named the advisor to the Kentucky College Coaches Program by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). Bryan, a native of Elizabethtown, is the college coach at LCHS.

    “I love being a resource for the students at LaRue County High School,” Bryan said. “As the college coach, I can help students find scholarship opportunities, complete the FAFSA and explore career options.”

  • 4-Hers now selling Little Caesars kits
  • 4-H Calendar - January 3, 2018

    4-H Livestock Club

    The 4-H Livestock Club will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Extension Office.