Today's News

  • LCMS volleyball results

    By Donnie Davis


    As the second week of LCMS girls’ volleyball kicked in, the Hawks hosted North Middle and St. James this past week.

    Last Monday night the Hawks hosted North Middle to begin their two game home-stand and the Hawks were victorious in both the 7th and 8th grade matches. The 7th grade Lady Hawks began the night by claiming a victory by winning the first two sets (21-9, 21-9).

  • Church Volleyball begins
  • Lady Hawks lose to Green Co.

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks varsity basketball team suffered a tough 64-51 loss against the Green County Lady Dragons last Friday, February 3.

    The loss moved the Lady Hawks back to 4-2 in district play, which puts them as the number two seed in the 18th district tournament. The 18th district tournament will be held at LaRue County High School this year and the Lady Hawks will play the number three seed Hart County on Wednesday, February 22 at 6:30 p.m.

  • Awards given at Extension Banquet

    The LaRue County Extension Office gave out two awards at their banquet on Monday, January 30 to an individual and organization that have contributed a lot to the county and the extension office.

    The Bobby McDowell Award of Excellence was presented to Joy Decker. According to the records, she started volunteering with 4-H over 32 years ago. Other accomplishments are:

    She started the 4-H Rabbit Club and continues to serve as the club leader

    She has helped other counties start rabbit clubs and has worked to help members from other counties.

  • LCHS academic team earns second place

    The LCHS Academic Team competed at Bethlehem High School in their District Governor’s Cup competition against Bethlehem, Bardstown, Nelson County and Thomas Nelson High Schools on Monday, January 23 and Saturday, January 28.   

  • Healthy Kids Clinic opening at each school

    LaRue County Schools students soon will be able to receive a higher level of healthcare at school thanks to a new partnership between the district and Cumberland Family Medical Center.

  • School Calendar

    LaRue County Schools make up days

    School will be in session as snow make up days on March 10 and May 5.

    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 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on February 15 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. The color for the event is orange. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.


  • Conner is new school board chair

    Dawn Conner was voted in as the new chairperson for the LaRue County School Board during their meeting last month.

    The five member board votes in a new chair and vice-chair each year. Board members Price Smith, Farrah Pruitt and Joanna Hinton all voted in favor of Conner as the new chair. The board also unanimously reappointed Smith as the vice-chair. The Division two seat serving White City and Hodgenville East is currently vacant.

  • LCS looking for bus drivers

          The large sign tied to the side of a yellow LaRue County school bus sitting in a field across from Hodgenville McDonalds states a need that is being felt not only locally, but also in many other areas of Kentucky.

    “Now Hiring School Bus Drivers,” is written in large letters on the sign with the contact phone number, “270-358-4747.”

    Ronald Whitlock, the school district’s area coordinator of transportation, said the need here is not so much for immediate permanent route drivers, but for substitutes.

  • LCMS academic team wins district governor's cup competition

    The LaRue County Middle School Academic Team students placed 1st overall as a school in District competition held at LCMS on Tuesday, January 17 and Saturday, January 21.

    Other schools competing were Boston, New Haven, and Old Kentucky Home Middle Schools. LaRue placed 1st in Quick Recall competition.

    The Future Problem Solving consisting of Gavin Whitehouse, Clara Walsh, Dylan Derosha, and Landon Wells also placed 1st. The following individuals placed in written assessment tests: