Today's News

  • Employee of the Month

    Kathleen Mercer has been selected as the June Employee of the Month for Nationwide Uniform. We are proud to say Kathleen has been employed with Nationwide since May of 2015 and is currently under the supervision of Nellie Gaskin in the trouser department. Kathleen will receive a special award for her dedication and service.

  • Scholarship: Cameron Pellegrino

    Cameron Pellegrino was chosen for the Nathan McCurry “Excellence in Heart Award” by Hawks Head Football Coach Tony Hatmaker. Pellegrino was awarded a $500 scholarship and he will be attending the University of Kentucky in the fall where he will major in Human Health Studies.

  • New teachers at LCS

    Several teachers join LaRue County Schools’ certified staff this fall. To allow our readers to get to know them, here are capsule comments about them:

    Abraham Lincoln Elementary

    Nicole Boone (grade 3)

    Hometown—Howardstown; education--Western Kentucky University, bachelor’s degree in elementary education; experience-- working at ALES as an instructional assistant since graduating college in December, 2015.

  • Mission trip to Camp Crossway
  • B.R. Young Lodge 132 joins Chamber
  • Hodgenville News - August 10, 2016

    Thought for the week: I fall. I rise. I make mistakes. I live.  I learn. I’ve been hurt but I’m alive. I’m human. I’m not perfect but I’m thankful!

    I am so excited about LCHS class of 1976 40th class reunion. Where did the years go? The event is coming up on August 13 at Arrowhead Archery & BBQ. As of today there are 37 signed up to attend.

  • LCS school bus update

    LaRue County Schools’ buses are equipped with many items intended to prevent children from being injured or left behind while passengers.

    Phil Fulkerson, LaRue County School District’s director of transportation and maintenance, listed some of the safety equipment on buses.

  • School calendar - August 10, 2016

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is August 17 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. The color for the event is red. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    Distinguished Young Women Program

  • Luncheon held for LCS staff members
  • LCS prepares to address facilities needs

    LaRue County Schools will begin evaluating and prioritizing facilities needs in the coming weeks as the District Facility Plan process gets underway.

    The plan, completed every four years, is an assessment of all facility needs.

    Superintendent Sam Sanders said he expects the committee that develops the plan to confirm multiple facilities needs from repaving projects to renovations and additions to aging buildings.

    LCS bonding potential