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Today's News

  • FKFCU teams up with Feeding America
  • Mullins guest speaker at DAR meeting, Historian's 93rd birthday celebrated

    Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution met Friday, November 18 at the Brown Pusey House in Elizabethtown. Daughters from Ambrose Meador Chapter in Brandenburg and Grayson Springs Chapter in Leitchfield were welcomed.

  • Hodgenville news - November 23, 2016

    Thought for the week: God doesn’t give us what we can handle. God helps us handle what we are given!

    Happy Thanksgiving to family and friends, be safe in any traveling that you have to do.

  • 4-H Calendar - November 23, 2016

    Candy Sale

    The annual 4-H Candy Sale Fundraiser is in progress.  4-H members may choose to sell candy bars to earn prizes.  Each case contains a variety of 30 bars to be sold at $2 each.  4-Hers may pick up a box to sell at the Extension Office.  All money or unsold candy must be returned to the Extension Office by Friday, December 16.

    4-H council

  • Deadline for 4-H ham project

    The 4-H Country Ham project in LaRue County will soon be starting in its fourth year.  It is now time for youth and adults to sign up to participate. 

  • Cooking corner - November 23, 2016

    Rabbit Stew

    3-4 pounds rabbit, fresh

    6 potatoes, quartered

    8 carrots, sliced

    1 medium onion, chopped

    1 tsp salt

    1/4 cup beef consommé

    3/4 cup beef broth

    3/4 tsp pepper

    1/4 tsp basil

    2 bay leaves

    1/4 tsp rosemary

    1/4 tsp thyme

    Cut rabbit into pieces. Layer onion, potatoes and carrots in bottom of crock pot. Add spices. Add rabbit, salt, pepper, consommé and beef broth. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours.

  • Lost in LaRue - November 23, 2016

    This time my trip in my vehicle was short. It lasted the whole of three minutes. I walked out of the office and drove less than half a mile to the LaRue County Courthouse where I got lost in the year 1853. You read that correctly.

    I’ve been looking, off and on, for information about the county poor house farm for about three or four months. There were supposedly two in LaRue County, I was looking for the one that was located between White City and Howardstown somewhere along Plouvier Road.

  • ALES Student of the month

    Abraham Lincoln Elementary School recognized a Student of Character in each homeroom for the month of November. Hometown Pizza in Hodgenville donated a free pizza coupon for each winner.

  • Quick recall places third

    The LCHS Academic team hosted the KAAC JV Challenge on Saturday, November 12.  The JV Challenge is an academic competition consisting of written assessments and quick recall for 9th and 10th grade students.  LCHS competed against 6 local teams including Bethlehem, Bardstown, Nelson, Washington, Marion and Bullitt East.

  • Personnel Changes - November 23, 2016

    The LaRue County Board of Education reviewed several personnel changes at their November meeting.

    Accepted the Recommendation of Employment

    Danielle Brown as Girls’ Basketball Coach at LCMS.

    Denise Skaggs as Interim Principal at LCHS.

    Christina Boone as Interim Instructional Supervisor for LCS.

    Accepted the Recommendation for the change in Employment

    Karyn Arnold from part-time to full-time as Instructional Monitor for Kids’ Crew.

    Accepted the Resignation