Today's News

  • Scholarship Calendar updated 4-11

    Leadership LaRue County
    The Leadership LaRue County Class of 2006-07 will offer a $500 scholarship to graduating seniors from LaRue County public, private or home schools. Adults wishing to begin an educational program may apply.
    Applicants must reside in LaRue County and enroll as a full-time student in either the Kentucky Community and Technical College system or a four-year college or university in Kentucky.

  • Hodgenville Elementary School Honor Roll- Third Nine Weeks

    Third grade
    All A
    Johnny Asagra, Keilee Mulkins and Tripp Chapman
    Brittany Serrano

    Fourth grade
    Jacob McAdams

    Fifth grade
    All “A”
    Brady McDowell, Noah Davis
    Sabastian Barzee

  • School Calendar updated 4-11

    Spring break is through April 13. Last day of school is May 16.

    Special meetings for principal selection
    The ALES site-based council will have a special meeting 5:30 p.m. April 18 for an anticipated principal selection vote to occur. There will be a closed session in each of these special meetings.  

    ALES Advisory Council meeting

  • PHOTOS: Middle schoolers compete in WKU History Contest
  • HES fifth graders plan to attend Leaders Conference

    Four Hodgenville Elementary School fifth graders will spend part of their summer vacation in our nation’s capital attending the Junior National Young Leaders Conference June 2-8.
    HES teacher Renee Wright nominated Emma Bell, Trey Ireland, Logan Rock and Kylee Thurman for the conference that she says will help them to enhance their leadership skills and to better utilize those skills upon their return.

  • Tennis Results

    April 3
    LaRue vs. Elizabethtown

    LaRue 2, E’town 3
    Ryan Abell (LC) def. Hassan Haider (E) 6-7 (5-7), 6-3, 10-8
    Keiren Bowen (LC) def. Griffin Davis (E) 7-6 (7-1), 6-4
    Nathan Henson (E) def. Nicholas Chantharasinh (LC) 6-0, 6-0
    Daniel Crain/Faizan Movania (E) def. Zachary Lee/Trevor Sanders (LC) 7-5, 2-6, 11-9
    Faizan Bhatti/Ibrahim Siddiqui (E) def. Kyler Hart/Lucas Pepper (LC) 2-6, 6-4, 11-9

  • BASEBALL: Hawks defeat Bardstown, Marion

    The LaRue County Hawks rallied from a 3-1 deficit to defeat Bardstown Bethlehem at home April 3.
    The Eagles scored in the first inning after Jacob Browning singled, stole second and reached home on an error.
    Hawk senior Kyle Sheeran tied the game in the bottom of the first inning after hitting a single and advancing to third on senior Jesse Johnson’s single.
    The Eagles scored twice in the second inning and held the Hawks scoreless until the bottom of the sixth inning.

  • SOFTBALL: Ladies hope for success at Beach Bash

    Three errors over the first eight innings didn’t hurt but two errors in the top of the ninth doomed the host Lady Hawks against the Lady Knights of Marion County. LaRue fell 2-0 in the April 3 game.
    LaRue County wasted an 11-strikeout night by sophomore Brigitte Skaggs, who allowed six hits, two walks and hit one batter in 8 2/3 innings.
    Sophomore Peyton Gardner went 2-for-4 while senior Brittany Enlow, Brigitte Skaggs and junior Kayla Skaggs each had one hit. Sophomore Courtney Johnson and eighth-grader Mallory Skaggs both stole a base.

  • Farm News updated 4-11-12

    Thistle spraying -
    April 12
    Kentucky Department of Agriculture personnel will be in LaRue County on April 12 to spray demonstration plots (pasture fields) for thistle control. Up to seven farmers may participate. The state will spray 10 acres for free (farmer must provide tractor and driver) and 10 more acres if the farmer has purchased additional 2,4-D. Call the Extension Office at 358-3401 for more information or to make a request for spraying thistles.

    Pork Producers meet

  • 4-H Calendar updated 4-11-12

    Poultry Club
    The LaRue County 4-H Poultry Club will meet 3:30-5 p.m. April 11 at the Extension Office.

    The LaRue County 4-H Explorers Club will meet 3:30-5 p.m. April 18 at the Extension Office. For more information, call 358-3401.
    Photography Club
    The LaRue County 4-H Photography Club will meet 2:30-3:30 p.m. April 13 at the Extension Office. Any 4-H youth with an interest in photography is welcome to attend. For more information, contact the Extension Office at 358-3401.