Today's News

  • LCHS graduation is Friday

    The graduation ceremony for the 57th graduating class of LaRue County High School will be held May 27 at 8 p.m. at the LaRue County High School in Hodgenville.

    Some 153 seniors are expected to receive their diplomas during the commencement exercises. The ceremony is scheduled to take place at the LCHS football field and the gates will not open until 6 p.m.

    LCHS Principal Kyle Goodlett said the event will be moved into the high school gymnasium in case of bad weather.

  • No decision made for transgender guidelines

    LaRue County Schools are still undecided about whether they will comply with recent federal guidelines concerning transgender students’ rights in schools.

    LaRue County Schools Superintendent Sam Sanders said all of the guidelines are currently under review and that more information will be issued before the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year. As of right now, LaRue County Schools have taken no action to change any policies relating to the transgender guidelines.

  • Seven indicted by Grand Jury

    Seven people were indicted by the LaRue County Grand Jury on Monday, May 16.

  • “Click It or Ticket” campaign is underway

    Local police are participating in a national Click It or Ticket campaign aimed to increase the use of seat belts.

    According to a news release from the Hodgenville Police Department, the campaign started last week and it will run until Sunday, June 5.

    The Hodgenville Police Department, LaRue County Sheriff’s Office and the Kentucky State Police will conduct safety checkpoints in Hodgenville and throughout LaRue County. Police will be looking for any seatbelt or child restraint violations and officers will be out during the day and night.

  • LCHS baseball, softball senior night
  • Lady Hawks lose to Hart Co. in district tourney

    The LaRue County varsity softball team lost to Hart County 5-3 in the opening round of the district tournament on Monday.

    The Lady Hawks finished the season with a 13-21 record. They were 6-15 in the region and 1-6 in the district.

    During the game on Monday, the Lady Hawks fell behind early as they trailed 5-0. Attempting a comeback, the Lady Hawks cut the lead to 5-3 in the sixth inning. However, it wasn’t enough as Hart County held on to edge the Lady Hawks.

  • Sports shorts - May 25, 2016


    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street. Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary at 270-358-8386.

    2016 Future Hawks Summer Basketball Camp

  • Hawks finish season 27-8

    The LCHS Hawks varsity baseball team finished the regular season with a 27-8 record on the season, 15-3 in region play and 5-0 in the district.

  • Hawks region 2 tournament results

    The Hawks boys track team finished 8 out of 14 teams and the girls track team finished 8 out of 13 teams at the region 2 track meet. The results of the meet are listed below.

    Girls 4 x 800 took 6th place and they are made up of Nichole Thomas, Peyton Murray, Sophe Pepper and Taylor Halprin

    Nichole Thomas finished 4th place in triple jump with a season best of 31-04.50.

    4 x 100 got 4th place with the team of Destiny Kirby, Jada Hunter-Hays, Peyton Murray and Jackie Rigdon

  • Cattlemen’s serve at LC Band Banquet