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Today's News

  • The Spelling Bee

    Spelling Bee winners are pictured.

  • 'Happily Ever Before' provides less expensive prom experience

    LaRue County’s prom is this Saturday.
    Many teens have made reservations for pre-prom dining in Louisville, Bardstown or Bowling Green. Others may be skipping the tradition due to lack of funds or parental concerns, said Linda Lindsey, owner of My Gal Boutique in Hodgenville.
    Lindsey, along with Rooney Gray, owner of MAM Candy, is planning an alternate evening for prom-goers that includes a meal by candlelight, photography session and horse-drawn carriage ride – all at MAM in downtown Hodgenville.

  • Perkins Brothers perform in fundraiser concert for Feast on the Word Ministries

    The Perkins Brothers, also known as Elvis and Meatloaf.com, return for another fundraiser concert April 16.
    Earlier this year, Jesse and Colonel Perkins, brothers from Ball Hollow, hosted a fundraiser for a no-kill animal shelter. Saturday’s country music show will benefit Feast on the Word Ministries based in Elizabethtown.

  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary School Honor Roll, Third Quarter

    All A’s

  • PHOTO: Lincoln Park voted 'The Best'

    Readers of Kentucky Living Magazine voted Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park as the “Best Place to Visit” for the second year. Above, Acting Superintendent Gail Bishop and National Park staff display the award from the magazine.

  • School Calendar

    ALL SCHOOLS
    Last day of school
    June 2

    First day of school
    Aug. 4

    LCHS
    Prom
    The LCHS prom is April 16.

    Senior photos
    Group senior photos will be taken 9 a.m. May 5 at Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park.

    Baccalaureate
    Baccalaureate is 5 p.m. May 22 at LCHS gym.

    Graduation

  • Jaden's Day to benefit Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies

    Since 1959 the Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies in Louisville has served families of children with special needs in our region.
    Through physical, occupational and speech therapies, children with developmental disabilities such as autism, Down syndrome, spina bifida and cerebral palsy, are provided the opportunity to excel and improve their conditions.

  • Book Club will host literacy night at LaRue County High

    LaRue County High School’s Book Club members want the entire community to be involved with their first-ever Literacy Night April 21, which promises adult and children’s activities designed to let them experience the power of reading.
    “For kids, we will be reading books and then making crafts relating to those books,” Amy Loyall, library media specialist, said. “Adults and teens can participate in charades and bingo dealing with reading and literature.”

  • PHOTO: Steve Johnson appointed Chief of Police

    Veteran officer Steve Johnson was appointed and sworn in as Hodgenville City Police Chief Monday after a unanimous vote by city council. Johnson, who has been with the department 33 years, has been acting chief since Jan. 1. Mayor Terry Cruse, middle, watches as City Clerk MaDonna Hornback swears in Johnson.

  • 4-H talent show winners announced

    The 4-H Talent Show was held March 25 at the LaRue County High School auditorium. 4-H members showcased their talents in two age divisions: 9-13 year olds and 14-18 year olds.  
    Winners were selected in each of the four categories: vocal, instrumental, physical skills and theatrical. The champions will advance to the Lincoln Trail Area Talent Show on May 14 in Nelson County.