Today's News

  • Hawks win district championship

    The Hawks varsity basketball team won their second consecutive 18th district championship on Friday, February 23 after they beat the Caverna Colonels 80-48.

    The Hawks jumped out to an early 22-11 lead at the end of the first quarter. The Hawks had four of their five starters with two fouls midway through the 2nd quarter. The Hawks reserves came off the bench and helped to extend the lead to 35-20 at halftime.

  • $1.6 Million Gift Creates Scholarship Opportunities

    The legacy of Harold and Cynthia Carter will go on through the many students who will benefit from their generous scholarship fund.

    Through their estate, the Carters’ made a $1.6 million gift, thought to be the largest single charitable gift in LaRue County history. The Carter’s estate sale in October 2016 featured a wide variety of antiques including granite ware, lamps, furniture, glassware and more.

  • Students visit Hometown Teams
  • 95th birthday

    Virgie Tedder will be celebrating her 95th birthday on March 3, 2018. The family asks that you send birthday cards to brighten her day. Cards can be sent to 245 Tedder Road, Hodgenville, KY 42748.

  • School calendar adjusted

    The LaRue County School Board approved an amendment at their monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 20 to change the last day of school for the 2017-2018 school year.

    According to Christina Boone, LaRue County Schools Instructional Supervisor, LaRue County Schools have missed seven days due to inclement weather this year. She said the board approved earlier in the school year to have March 9, May 4, May 17, May 18, May 21 and May 23 as make up days.

  • News of Record - February 28, 2018


    Mikeala Hutchins was arraigned for public intoxication of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine).

    Ian Lee Kimes was arraigned for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO.

    Russell Laurel Pearman was arraigned for falsely reporting an incident.

    Jonathan L. Rawlins was arraigned for public intoxication of a controlled substance and a violation of conditions of release.

  • LCHS Speech wins 3 championships at KESDA state speech tournament

    The LCHS Speech team traveled to the first of its four statewide speech tournaments last weekend, and brought home 3 championships, a team trophy, and several other awards.

    The tournament last weekend was the state championship hosted by the Kentucky Educational Speech and Drama Association in Lexington. LaRue County took 15 students to the tournament and placed 3rd overall in team efficiency sweepstakes, which means the students averaged more points per student than most of the other schools competing.

  • State budget could deal serious blow to LaRue schools

    If Governor Matt Bevin’s budget passes, LaRue County Schools could face more than $1 million in new financial liability in the 2018-19 fiscal year.

    The steepest of the governor’s cuts pulls back state funding for student transportation from about 57 percent to 25 percent of the costs. This shifts a new $550,198 responsibility to LaRue County Schools.

  • 4-H Calendar

    4-H Summer Camp

    4-H Camp registrations are now being accepted.  4-H Camp will be May 29 – June 1, 2018.  Cost is $220 and is open to campers 9 to 14-years-old. The deposit to hold a campers spot is $110 with the balance due by May 1.  Teen leader applications are also being accepted, the deadline for teen applications is April 13. For any questions, please call the Extension Office at 270-358-3401.

    Cooking Club

  • Watch your mouth