Today's News

  • Hawks shutout Campbellsville

    The Hawks varsity baseball team shutout the Campbellsville Eagles 10-0 on Tuesday, May 9.

    Both teams were scoreless until the third inning when the Hawks put up three runs. The Hawks also had three runs in the fourth before finishing the game in the fifth with four runs.

    Dane Milby led the team with three RBIs and the Hawks had 12 total hits. Pitcher Cameron Dawson earned the win as he didn’t allow any runs, only one hit and one strikeout.

  • Lady Hawks turn things around

    After starting this week off with a tough shutout loss, the Lady Hawks varsity softball team ended the week with two big wins of their own.

    The Lady Hawks started this past week off on a bad note as they were scoreless in the game against the Central Hardin Lady Bruins on Monday, May 8. They lost by a score of 15-0 in four innings.

    The Lady Hawks didn’t have any hits or runs in the game. Pitcher Sara Jo Calhoun took the loss in the game as she gave up 14 hits, 15 runs and had two strikeouts.

  • LaRue deputy jailer arrested on drug charges

    A LaRue County Detention Center employee was arrested for drug trafficking on Tuesday, May 9.

    Bradley Russell, 43, of Hodgenville was charged with trafficking a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • 4-H Talent Show, Fashion Revue

    The 4-H Talent Show and Fashion Revue was held on Friday, April 21.  4-H members were able to showcase their talents in the categories of vocal, instrumental, physical skills and theatrical.  In the Fashion Revue, 4-H Sewing members were judged on their projects as well as their modeling skills.

    Talent Show Results

    Junior Instrumental

    Tommy Wilmoth (Etude, Op. 82, No. 65) - Champion

    Madison Wilmoth and Ashlyn Toher (Black Hawk March) - Reserve Champion

    Emily Sallee (Stephen Foster Medley) - Blue

  • Nationally recognized summer STEM Program coming to Hodgenville

    Camp Invention® Inspires Hands-On Problem Solving and Collaboration

    Camp Invention, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment camp program, is coming to the following locations:

    * G.C. Burkhead Elementary School the week of June 12 - June 16, 2017.

    * Abraham Lincoln Elementary School the week of July 10 - July 14, 2017.

    * Meadow View Elementary School the week of June 12 - June 16, 2017.

  • And they’re off!
  • School calendar - May 10, 2017

    LCHS Graduation

    Graduation ceremony will be held at 8 p.m. Friday, May 19. Gates open at 6 p.m., Seniors need to arrive at 7 p.m.

    HES Family Resource Center Advisory Council

    The Hodgenville Elementary School Family Resource Center Advisory Council meeting is at noon on Tuesday, May 16 in room 165. Everyone is invited to attend.  For more information, contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506.

    LaRue County School Board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the LCHS Media Center.

  • Summer camp opportunities

    With the regular school term coming to an end, teachers, staff, and students are gearing up for summer educational programs.

    Quest 17 for exceptional students in kindergarten through fifth grade runs from 8:30-11:30 a.m. June 12-16 at Hodgenville Elementary School.

    Sponsored by the LaRue County Gifted Program, the camp focuses on students extending their knowledge through fun activities.

    Christina Boone, instructional supervisor, and gifted/talented coordinator Karyn Brey are in charge of the program that includes subjects:

    Grades K-2

  • Cooking corner - May 10, 2017 - Samoas Cookie Pie

    1/2 cup unsalted butter, 1 stick, melted

    1 large egg

    1/2 cup light brown sugar packed

    1 tsp vanilla extract

    1 1/4 cups all purpose flour

    1/4 tsp salt

    3/4 cup semi sweet chocolate chips, for sprinkling

    1 1/2 cups sweetened shredded coconut loosely laid in cup not packed

    2/3 of one 14 oz can sweetened condensed milk about 10 ounces

    4-5 ounces caramel sauce

    3/4 cups semi sweet chocolate chips, melted for drizzling

  • Spring Cleaning, Caregiving

    We feel more energized by the longer days and warmer temperatures of spring. UK Eldercare reminds us now may be a good time to consider a spring cleaning with your loved one in their home.

    It may provide valuable insight into how your loved one is managing as they age. It also provides a chance to improve the safety of your loved one’s home; increase the ease of their living condition by reorganizing and replacing worn out items; and evaluate the quality of your loved one’s life and assess if additional help may be needed.