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Today's News

  • Mat Hawks finish second

    The LaRue County High School boys varsity wrestling team finished second place in their first match of the season in the Oldham County Tri-Dual on November 22.

    The LCHS Mat Hawks won over Fern Creek 60-18. However, Oldham County won over the Mat Hawks 47-19.

    Individual results are as follows: Thomas Hoppes 1-1, Chris Morton 1-1, Darrian Morrison 2-0, Jabin Hite 2-0, Stiles Metcalf 1-1, Thomas Boone 0-2, Noah Davis 2-0, Dalton Bell 0-1, Levi Goodin 1-1, Dawson Bingham 1-1, Isaac Johnson 1-1, Matt Steven 2-0, Santiago Aguilar 0-2 and

    Tucker Shelton 2-0.

  • Fortier competes nationally
  • 7th grade Hawks lose two, 8th grade Hawks win two

    As the fifth week of the Boy’s Middle School basketball season rolled around the Hawks found themselves on a short week because of the Thanksgiving holiday.

  • Levi Goodin gets it

    Over the last few years I have had the good fortune to write feature articles focusing on the LCHS athletes who have an impact on their team and their school. I often use quotes or sayings to help the reader gain some perspective on the person I write about. This week I ran across a quote that reads “everything happens for a reason, live it, love it, learn from it! Make your smile change the world, but don’t let the world change your smile.”

  • Basketball passes on sale

    Season passes for the LaRue County High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams are now on sale.

    Season passes for $25 each for students and $40 each for adults. Family passes are $175 each.

    The passes are good for all regular season freshman, JV and varsity games except for the R.E. Williams Classic, Magnolia Bank Holiday Classic and 18th district tournament.

  • Sports shorts- November 30, 2016

    Pickleball

    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.

  • Get the most from firewood investment

    Many LaRue County residents burn firewood as their main source of heat during the winter. Others use it to supplement their heating sources. For many families that means purchasing wood. To gain the most from your investment, pay attention to the seasoning, density and quantity of firewood.

  • 4-H Calendar - November 30, 2016

    4-H Dog Club

    The 4-H Dog Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 1 at the LaRue County Extension Office.  No dogs at this meeting.

    4-H Shooting Sports Club

    The 4-H Shooting Sports Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 1 at the New Haven Gun Club (weather permitting).

    Piggy bank contest deadline

  • 4-H annual Awards Banquet Monday

    Numerous 4-H members and volunteers will be recognized on Monday, December 5 at the annual 4-H Awards Banquet.  The Banquet will be held at the LaRue County Extension Office and will begin at 6:30 p.m.

    The meal is potluck with the 4-H Council providing the meat, drinks and paper products.  All 4-H members are welcome to attend, however invitations were mailed to those who will be receiving recognition during the banquet.  Please RSVP if you will be attending by calling 270-358-3401.

  • Farm calendar - November 30, 2016

    LaRue County Beef Producers

    The LaRue County Beef Cattle Association will have their Annual Holiday Dinner at 6:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, December 13 at Arrowhead Archery and BBQ, 195 Lee Oak Dr., Hodgenville.  There is a $13 per person meal charge for individuals attending who are not members of the Association. Membership applications will be available at the door (pay dues, no meal charge). For more information, and for required reservations, contact the Extension Office, 270-358-3401.