Today's News

  • Senior Menu - March 2012

    LaRue County Senior Center
    All meals served with 8 ounces skimmed milk
    March 8- pork, ham baked, baked sweet potatoes, green beans, pineapple slices, whole wheat roll
    March 9- vegetarian pinto beans, oven fried potatoes, turnip greens, cheesecake, cornbread
    March 12- beef roast, mashed potatoes, squash/tomato casserole, raisins, pineapple chunks, whole wheat roll
    March 13- potato soup, half sandwich, chicken salad or peanut butter, carrots and celery sticks, orange slices, whole wheat roll

  • Senior Activities

    Kentucky Public Retirees to meet
    Kentucky Public Retirees, Lincoln Trail Chapter, will meet 11:30 a.m.  March 12 at Ryan’s Family Steak House, 1034 Executive Drive, Elizabethtown. Linda Funk from Warm Blessings will be the guest speaker.

    EHLRTA to meet

  • PHOTO: BETA and Leadership Kids raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Church Calendar - March 7, 2012

     Ovesen Heights open during severe weather

  • LCMS speech team has groundbreaking year

    This season has been a groundbreaking year for the LaRue County Middle School speech program.
    “I couldn’t be more pleased with the progress this group has made,” said Assistant Coach Bill Thompson. “In middle school the focus is always teaching fundamentals and finding the events where each student best fits.”  
    The season started with a trip to Bowling Green for the WKU Junior tournament. Breea Kirkpatrick was LCMS’ only finalist at the tournament, placing second in poetry and third in prose.

  • COLUMN: Storms left a mark on our community

     Whenever TV crews cover a tornado, they inevitably interview someone who “heard a freight train.” Sometimes they find a person who will make a noise like a freight train.

  • ‘Women in Basketball’ exhibit opens Saturday

    The Kentucky Historical Society will reopen its history campus to walk-in visitors on Saturday, March 10, with a new exhibition, “Women in Basketball,” in the Keeneland Changing Exhibits Gallery at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History. The KHS history campus also includes the Old State Capitol and the Kentucky Military History Museum at the State Arsenal.

  • School Calendar updated 03-07-12

    Spring break is April 9-13.

    Stay After and Read is every Tuesday after school until 4:15 p.m. with permission form.
    Academic Team meets every Wednesday after school until 4:15 p.m. in the library.

    Special called
    site-based council
       A special called site-based council meeting is 5:30-7 p.m. March 7 for purpose of principal selection process. The meeting will be closed (in executive session).

    Science Fair help night

  • COLUMN: Everyone has a story about the Leap Day tornadoes

    Everyone has a story....
    During the weather events of this past week everyone has a story to tell about what they saw, where they were, or how they were affected. I’m no different. I can’t tell you that I had a real good feeling that morning as I dropped off my daughter at daycare. They had already taken shelter in the hallways, heads down and plans in place for their safety. I arrived at the office ready to make decisions and be watchful for the pending weather that was to come.

  • Leadership LaRue offers $500 scholarship

    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.
    Consideration will be given to financial need and those applicants with community involvement in LaRue County.