Today's News

  • PHOTO: Brewer recovering
  • Kentucky State Park Race Series to begin in April

    The 8th Annual Kentucky State Park Race Series, including a 5K family fun walk, will start April 14 with the Goose Creek 5K at E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park in Louisville.
    Runners of all ages can take part in all five races to capture the overall championship based on a point system. Additional dates and races are:
    May 12 – Spring Hoot 5K at Barren River State Resort Park near Glasgow;
    June 9 – Possum Ridge 5K at Taylorsville Lake State Park at Taylorsville;

  • PHOTO: Bethlehem cheer takes first
  • PHOTO: Drew signs with Lindsey Wilson
  • PHOTO: Dow donation supports LCMS
  • ECTC offers ACT prep courses

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will offer ACT prep courses. Individual classes are structured to give attention to each of the four subject areas - English, math, reading and science - or students may choose to take the ACT overview, offering custom-designed tutoring and practical advice on all four subjects.
    The ACT scores received on the exam can play an important role in admission to a college or university. Upcoming ACT preparation courses will be from 6-9 p.m. on the following dates:
    • Overview - April 5
    • Math - April 9

  • Scholarship Calendar updated 2-15-12

    County Homemaker Scholarship

  • School Calendar updated 2-15-12

    Spring break is April 9-13. Last day of school is May 16.

    Stay After and Read every Tuesday after school until 4:15 p.m. with permission form.
    Academic Team every Wednesday after school until 4:15 p.m. in the library.
    STLP meets
    STLP meets in the computer lab after school until 4:15 p.m. and the BETA Club meets in McDowell’s classroom after school until 4 p.m. Feb. 9.


  • Lee lands $21,000 per year scholarship to JBU

    A phone call turned into a pleasant surprise for LaRue County High School senior Zach Lee last week.
    A representative of John Brown University was on the other end of the line, offering Lee a $21,000 per year scholarship to the prestigious Arkansas school.
    “They called me to the office, saying I was being interviewed for a newspaper story on my taking an online college course,” the Hodgenville resident said.  “As soon as I heard the man speak, though, I recognized him as being from John Brown University.”

  • 4-H News updated 2-15-12

    Shooting Sports
    The LaRue County 4-H Shooting Sports Club will practice 6:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at the New Haven Gun Club.
    Poetry Contest
    The deadline to turn in 4-H Poetry Contest entries is Feb. 17. Submit poems to the LaRue County Extension Office by 4:30 p.m. For rules or more information, call 358-3401.
    Photography Club
    The LaRue County 4-H Photography Club will meet 2:30-3:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Extension Office.  Youth with an interest in photography are encouraged to attend.