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Today's News

  • TENNIS: GIRLS' RESULTS

    BARDSTOWN BETHLEHEM 3, LARUE COUNTY 2

    Results from March 22 match in Hodgenville:

    Singles

    Paige Nalley (LC) def. Emma Boly (BB), 6-1, 6-1

    Maddie Lee (LC) def. Hannah Rogers (BB), 7-5, 4-6, 6-1

    Bardstown Bethlehem won by forfeit

    Doubles

    Aska Sekiguchi/Charlie Hayden (BB) def. Amanda Adyani/Gracyn Snodgrass (LC), 6-3, 6-0

    Kelsey Conniss/Melissa Crepps (BB) def. Ripley Lucas/Lizzy Thompson (LC), 6-1, 6-1

    UP NEXT: LaRue County plays at Marion County at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

  • TENNIS: BOYS' RESULTS

    LARUECOUNTY 4, BARDSTOWN BETHLEHEM 1

    Results from March 22 match in Hodgenville:

    Singles

    Dylan Parr (LC) def. Riley Coonts (BB), 6-0, 6-0

    Barrett Greenwell (BB) def. Jeremy Contreras (LC), 5-7, 4-6

    Micheal Huff (LC) won by forfeit

    Doubles

    Bo Haun/Ryan Abell (LC) def. Joe Peak/Ezra Surtees (BB), 6-1, 6-0

    Brent Gozzard/Zach Lee (LC) def. Adam Rogers/Jonah Winebrinner (BB), 6-0, 6-1

    LARUECOUNTY 4, MEADE COUNTY 1

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks fall to Marion, E'town

    LaRue’s Lady Hawks lost two games last week, both by a single point.

    Elizabethtown’s homestanding Lady Panthers rallied for a 6-5 win March 22 after trailing 4-0 in the bottom of the fourth inning.

    The Lady Hawks (0-2) had won six of the teams' last seven meetings, including both games last year by a combined score of 29-5.

  • Applications accepted for NOW program

    For 24 years, nearly 600 women across Appalachia have been learning they have the strength and courage to finish their education and to build the self-esteem they need to find their potential. At no cost to them, women who find themselves in transition and are seeking to be inspired and build their confidence are doing just that through the New Opportunity School for Women in Berea.

    April 15 is the deadline to submit applications for the three-week residential summer session. The program will be June 5-25.

  • Ian Mather wins $10,000 scholarship

    Ian Mather, a LaRue County High School senior, has been named the Kentucky winner of a $10,000 AXA Achievement Scholarship to attend the college of his choice.
    From the pool of 50 state winners plus one each from the District of Colombia and Puerto Rico, 10 will be selected as national winners and earn an additional one-time scholarship of $15,000.
    AXA Equitable’s foundation bases scholarships on several criteria, including ambition and drive, determination to set and reach goals, respect for self, family and community and ability to succeed in college.

  • Brewer's Tigers compete at Sweet 16 Tournament

    James "Boo" Brewer, former assistant coach at LaRue County, took his Bardstown High School Tigers to the PNC Bank/KHSAA Boys' 16 Sweet 16 tournament in his first year as head coach.

    Brewer’s sons, Jordan Brewer and Anthony Myrks, transferred to Bardstown from LaRue County to play on their dad’s team.

    The Tigers (24-5) lost Thursday in the first round of the tournament.

    “We gave everything we've got,” said Brewer, a graduate of BHS. “The first half, my guys came out a little shell-shocked.”

  • BASEBALL: Hawks gain experience at Bullitt East scrimmage

    The skies were clear but the temperature was chilly at the LaRue County Hawks Baseball scrimmage March 16 with the Bullitt East Chargers. While the final score was not recorded, both teams scored some runs throughout the scrimmage.  While Hawks Head Coach Chris Price was pleased with the competition, he felt his players need to improve in certain areas. 

  • TRACK AND FIELD: Lady Hawks tops in Lincoln Relays

    The homestanding LaRue County High School Lady Hawks’ Track and Field Team won Saturday’s Lincoln Relays competition.
    The boys’ team finished sixth out of 12 teams. Cody Thompson and Blake Heibert won the top two positions in the 400-meter hurdles with Thompson taking first with 1:02.97.
    The 4x100-meter relay team – Austin Shirley, Dylan White, Cody Thompson and Marquis Cobb – won its race.

  • TORNADO WATCH LIFTED

    The tornado watch and warning, issued for LaRue County this afternoon, have been lifted.

    No damage was reported during the worst of the storm, according to Chris Jackson of LaRue County Emergency Management. Thunderstorms are expected to continue.

  • Sen. Paul speaks at Lincoln Dinner

    About 100 people packed into The Lincoln Museum Community Room in Hodgenville Tuesday for the Republican Party’s Lincoln Dinner.

    U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie and State Rep. Michael Meredith were the featured speakers. Several Republican candidates were given the opportunity to speak as well.