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Today's News

  • GRADUATION: French sisters

    Kevin and Madeleine French of Fairfax, Va., are pleased to announce two graduations in their family.
    May 15 Sarah Elizabeth “Eliza” French graduated magna cum  laude from Duke University in Durham, N.C. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Art History and French.  
    May 20 her older sister, Emily Anne French, earned the degree of Juris Doctor from Villanova Law School in Villanova, Pa.  Emily graduated from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va., in 2008.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Gibsons celebrate 60 years

    Kenneth and Rita Gibson will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 12. A Mass will be said by Father Mike Tobin at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church. They were married June 16 at St. Ann’s in Howards­town. They have six children: Kenny Ray, Eu­genia Butler, Dor­man, Joey, Venita Haw­k­ins and Viola Hawkins; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren, and one on the way.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Devers celebrate 65 years

    Charles and Loretta Devers of Hodgenville will celebrate their 65th anniversary June 4. The couple married June 4, 1946 at West End Baptist Church in Louisville. They have two daughters, Carol Teeples and Rebecca Gray; six grandsons; and eight great-grandchildren.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Miller-Moore

    W.L. and Pam Miller of Magnolia would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Lesley Anne Miller to Wesley Edward Moore.
    The prospective bride is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and works as a registered nurse in Bowling Green.
    The prospective groom is the son of Leon and Betty Jean Moore of Hartford. He will be attending medical school at Pikeville College this fall.
    The wedding will be June 18 at Federal Grover Bed and Breakfast in Auburn. Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Sports Shorts: Updated 05/31/2011

    Volleyball skills clinic
    The LaRue County High School volleyball team will be hosting a volleyball skills clinic for girls in grades K-5.  The clinic will be 10 a.m.-noon June 8-9 in the LCHS gym. Cost is $45 and will include a T-shirt. Make checks payable to the LCHS Volleyball Boosters. Registration forms may be picked up at ALES, HES or LCHS. For more information, call Coach Ben Schell at 270-358-2210.

    Jake’s Day

  • LaRue advances to softball semifinals

    Two runs in the eighth inning Monday extended LaRue County’s softball season and completed a 3-1 upset of Adair County in the opening round of the 5th Region Softball Tournament being played in Hodgenville.
    The Lady Hawks’ senior catcher Ellen Huff stroked a tiebreaking single in the top of the eighth inning to fuel the win.
    The Lady Hawks (13-21) will play North Hardin (18-17) in the semifinals at 8 tonight as LaRue tries to make it back to the final for the first time since winning the tournament while also playing host in 2005.

  • Baseball: Hawks defeats Dragons in District tournament

  • Bluegrass Speedway

    Bluegrass Speedway Top Ten Track Points after May 28, 2011

    44 Auto Mart Super Late Models
    1. Mike Jewell (Scottsburg, Ind.)- 43
    2. Tim Rivers (Salem, Ind.)- 29
    3. Joey Daniel (Liberty, Ky.)- 28
    4. Lee Devasier (Crestwood, Ky.)- 27
    5. Dustin Neat (Dunnville, Ky.)- 26
    6. Darrell Lanigan (Union, Ky.)- 25
    7. Steve Barnett (Franklin, Ind.)- 25
    8. Rohn Moon (Greenwood, Ind.)- 24
    9. Scott James (Lawrenceburg, Ind.)- 22
    10. Josh Richards (Shinnston, W. Va.)- 20

  • LaRue senior night brings 9-3 win over Elizabethtown

    Senior twins Lyndsay and Valarie Whitlock both were in the starting batting order for the first time in eight games, reached base seven times in a combined eight plate appearance and each scored three times as the Lady Hawks ended the regular season with a 9-3 win against the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers.

  • Bell receives $3K scholarship

    Andrew Bell, a resident of New Hope, is the 2011 recipient of the $3,000 Paul D. Everman Fund for Lifetime Learning Scholarship from Kentucky Farm Bureau.
    The Everman scholarship is awarded to a non-traditional student who is interested in pursuing a four-year course of study at a Kentucky college or university. This is one of the 210 college scholarships worth a total of $269,100 that the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation and numerous other individual county Farm Bureaus awarded this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.