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Today's News

  • PHOTO: Shelton wins scholarship

    Emma Shelton of Hodgenville is the recipient of a scholarship from the LaRue County Conservation District. She is active in FFA and plans to attend the University of Kentucky to obtain a degree in agriculture education. She is congratulated by LCCD chairman Frankie Weller.

  • COLUMN: Life can be confusing

    A student was asked what the large letter K stood for on the front of his T-shirt.

    The student said, “Confused.”

    The man replied, “But that is not how you spell confused.” 

    “Man,” the student exclaimed, “you don’t know how confused I am.”

    Life can be confusing and we wonder what is going on. To add to the confusion, many unexpected things can come along to upset the apple cart. What can we do?  How can we endure?

  • Butler joins American Angus Association

    Gregory E. Butler of Magnolia is a new member of the American Angus Association.

    The American Angus Association, headquartered in Saint Joseph, Missouri, with nearly 24,000 active adult and junior members, is the largest beef breed association in the world. Its computerized records include detailed information on more than 17 million registered Angus.

  • PHOTO: Relay team

    Members of the girls’ 4x200 relay team are from left, freshman Peyton Murray, sophomore Savia Brashear; eighth-grader Jackie Rigdon; and freshman Jessi O’Bryan.

  • PHOTO: 8th grade volleyball team recognized

    Members of the eight-grade Lady Hawks Volleyball Team were recognized at their last home game. From left, Lily Constant, Meredith Glenn, Daisy Graham, Abigail Hazelwood, Haley McDowell, Taylor Newton, Bailey Rogers and Malerie Skaggs.

  • PHOTO: KPREP winners at ALES
  • Unbridled Testing begins May 11

    Schools are gearing up now for the annual Unbridled Learning assessments. Students have been challenged by their principals and teachers to do their best. Exciting “prep” rallies and other activities will be getting under way across the district to celebrate student success and encourage students to give their best effort in the coming weeks.

    Each school will run its own daily testing schedule. Students in grades 3-8 will complete K-PREP assessments Monday, May 11 through Friday, May 15.

  • Several indicted in Nelson County

    The following people have been indicted by a Nelson County grand jury.  They are set for arraignment in Nelson Circuit Court May 7.

  • Sunrise Volunteers, May 2015

    Recently we had our spring semi-annual meeting of the Sunrise Volunteers.

    Sunrise Manor provided us a meal catered from Fazoli’s Restaurant in Elizabethtown.

    We elected two new officers: Sybil Skaggs, first vice-president, and Candy Vincent, second vice-president. They are both dedicated volunteers.

    We also would like to welcome two new volunteers at the Manor: Bruce Hatfield and Suzanne Boone.

  • Bookmobile – May 2015

    May 5 – Rose Circle, Miami Court, Lincoln Village, Cox Lane, Landmark Apartments

    May 6 – West Point Bank, Ky. 357, Maxine Road, New Jackson Highway

    May 7 – Laugh-N-Learn, Nationwide Uniform, North L & N Turnpike, Dangerfield Road, Athertonville, Bardstown Road

    May 11 – Headstart, Goodin-Williams Road, Slack Road

    May 12 – LaRue County High School, Kids Crew, Sunrise Manor, Campbellsville Road