Today's News

  • The LaRue County Winter Percussion and Colorguard

    The LaRue County Winter Percussion and Colorguard competed in their first competition of the season at Bryan Station High School in Lexington on March 4. LCHS Band Director Alex Patterson said it was the first time that LaRue County had a had a competitive winter percussion and guard program in many years and that this would be one of the two competitions they compete in this season. The colorguard placed 7th in their class and the percussion placed 5th in their class.

  • LaRue County native earns distinguished award

    Nolin RECC’s Anthony Huff is the 2016 recipient of the Gene Yates Cooperative Spirit Award.

    According to Nolin RECC Communications Manager Patsy Whitehead, Huff is from LaRue County and he graduated from LaRue County High School in 2008. She said he was also voted the “Most Dependable” by his classmates during his senior year.

    Huff is a line technician and has been employed at the cooperative for six years. This award is considered one of the highest personal achievements a Nolin employee can obtain.

  • Are we prepared for life after high school?

    By Steven Curtsinger
    Student Columnist

    What is expected from a high school senior as they make the transition from school to work or continuing their education?

  • 4-H Calendar


    LaRue County 4-H will be represented by several clubs at the Extension Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 18 at the LCHS Gym. 4-H will also be selling cotton candy, if you are a 4-H member that would like to help, please contact the LaRue County Extension Office at 270-358-3401.


    4-H Cloverbuds will meet from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. on Monday, March 20 at the Extension Office.  The cloverbud program is open to youth ages 5-8 years old or K-3rd grades.

  • Cattleman’s Chili Cook-Off
  • PTO asks for Box Tops from community

    While visiting local grocery stores, LaRue Countians may notice a tall black box placed near the door with a sign that reads “Box Tops.”

    The Abraham Lincoln Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization has placed Box Top collection boxes at Houchens IGA and Save-A-Lot grocery stores in Hodgenville.

  • Church Calendar

    Single Mom’s Oil Change Dessert Auction

    A dessert auction will be held to support the Single Mom’s Oil Change to be held this year. The auction will begin at 6 p.m. on March 11 and will be held at Ovesen Heights Baptist Church. Everyone is invited; pies, cakes and other goodies will be auctioned off. The Single Mom’s Oil Change will be hosted by Harvestland Community Church. For more information contact Lauren Ragland at 270-324-3221 or email lksimpson87@gmail.com.

    Christian Women’s Connection meeting

  • The very basic

    By Paul Richey
    Guest Columnist

  • Being under the Blood

    “For the life of the flesh is in the blood” (Lev. 17:11). Without blood there cannot be life in the physical body. This is also true in the Bible. Blood flows through the Bible just as it does through the veins of our body. The late W. A. Criswell authored many books, one of which was titled, The Scarlet Thread. He shows how the thread than ran from Genesis to Revelation was the blood of Jesus.

  • March Bookmobile schedule

    Mar 8

    LaRue Trace Apt., Taylor Mills Apt., Senior Center, HES, Campbellsville Rd.

    Mar 9

    Preschool ALES, McDougall St., Sunrise Manor, Lincoln Way


    LCHS, Paula’s Hot Biscuit, Sunrise Manor, Bulk Foods, Carter Brothers Rd.

    Mar 15

    LCMS, Headstart, Alvin Brooks, Buffalo Apts., Goodin Williams Rd., Slack Rd., Dan Dunn Rd.

    Mar 16

    Bullfrog & Butterflies, ALES

    Mar 21

    Little Eden, Katapillar Corner, Bailey Rd., Adult Daycare, Salem Church Rd.