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Today's News

  • Sports Shorts

    Pickleball LaRue County

    Pickleball for beginners class is being held at the Board of Education office on College Street in Hodgenville at 5 p.m. on Sundays. Regular sessions are held on Monday and Thursday at 5 p.m. All equipment is provided.

    Pickleball Nelson County

    Pickleball opportunities Bardstown are from 9 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday at the COBEC building on East Muir and First Streets. Enter through the rear of the building and follow signs to the gym.

    Park and Recreation Board

  • Sallee’s belt testing
  • Mat Hawks win Tsunami duals

    LaRue County junior Noah Davis thinks this can be the start of something very good for the Hawks wrestling team.

    Number 15 LaRue County went 10-0 in the two-day Tsunami Duals at Meade County, winning the title for the second straight season.

    “I think this is just the start,” said the 145-pound Davis, who won all 10 of his matches Wednesday and Thursday. “We took an early loss to McCracken County that we shouldn’t have, but this is just the start. We’re just gonna keep on rolling.”

  • Hawks JV Results

    The JV Hawks lost a 48-47 heartbreaker to John Hardin on December 19. The Hawks were down 20-15 at the half but outscored the Bulldogs 21-12 in the 3rd quarter to take a 4 point lead into the 4th quarter. The Hawks fell behind by 6 points with about a minute left and went on a 7-0 run which was capped by Keaton Puckett’s 3 pointer to take the lead with about 20 seconds left. But John Hardin scored with about 8 seconds left to go back ahead. The Hawks missed a 3 pointer as time expired.

  • Hawks freshman results

    The Hawks finished their December schedule on December 18 with a 48-31 victory over North Bullitt. The Hawks jumped out to a 20-10 halftime lead by Daniel Snodgrass’ 9 first half points. The Hawks continued to play well in the second half outscoring North Bullitt 28-21 in the second half for final margin of victory. The Hawks are currently 5-2 on the season.

    Scoring: Daniel Snodgrass 11, Kaleb Graham 8, Evan Morris 7, Connor Baker 6, Preston Self 5, Sebastian Perkins 4 and Brooks Brackett with 4 each and Marvin Wright 3. 

  • Magnolia Bank Classic is December 28-30

    The LaRue County High School Boys Basketball team will host its 12th annual Magnolia Bank Holiday Classic on December 28-30 at the LCHS Gym.

    Hawks Head Coach Paul Childress anticipates a great tourney with a very competitive field.

    “Hosting our own tournament allows us to stay close to home after Christmas and gives our parents and fans an opportunity to come out and watch some basketball,” Childress said.

  • Hawks win tourney

    The Hawks varsity basketball team beat St. Henry and Harrison County to win the Huck Turner Tip-off Classic this past weekend.

    The tournament started with a 62-51 win against the St. Henry Crusaders on Friday, December 22.

    The Hawks got off to a slow start only leading 14-13 at the end of the first quarter, but the Hawks picked up the pace in the second quarter outscoring the Crusaders 17-9 to take a 31-21 lead at halftime.

  • Brown returns to action

    The Lady Hawks varsity basketball team lost three straight games this past week to Grant County, North Hardin and Central Hardin in the LaRue County Lady Hawks Holiday Classic.

    The bright spot for the Lady Hawks was the return of senior Presley Brown who hadn’t played all season due to sickness.

    The Lady Hawks started their tournament off with a 40-29 loss to the Grant County Lady Braves on Thursday, December 21.

  • Community Calendar

    EVENTS

    New Years Eve Dinner/Dance

    There will be a New Years Eve Dinner/Dance on Sunday, December 31 at Vaughn Reno Starks Facility on Bishop Lane in Elizabethtown. A potluck dinner will start at 7:30 p.m. followed by the dance from 8:30 p.m. to Midnight. Admission is $10.00 Per person; no alcohol please. For more information call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437.

    EXTENSION

    Monthly Knitting Class

  • LaRue County Public Library art class