Today's News


    A boil water advisory was issued at 1 p.m. June 28 by Hodgenville Water Works for the following areas:
    Kirkpatrick Avenue, Williams Avenue, Underwood Avenue, Vaughn Avenue, Rose Circle, Shoffner Loop, Maple Avenue and Polly Avenue.
    The advisory was issued due to a water main break at the corner of Kirkpatrick and Churchill.
    No other areas are affected.
    Until further notice, boil all water used for drinking and cooking, bringing the water to a rolling boil for three minutes before using.

  • School Calendar: Updated 06/28

    First day of school – Aug. 4
    Holiday, Labor Day – Sept. 5
    Fall break – Oct. 3-7

    July 11-15 – Camp Invention, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
    July 19 – Registration for returning and new students, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., in the cafeteria
    July 28 – Kindergarten Launch, 8:30 a.m.-noon
    Aug. 1 – Parent Orientation Night 6-7:30 p.m. (This is a change on what was originally sent home with students.)
    For more information, call the school at 358-4112.

  • High school juniors may enter to win scholarship, photo shoot

    Juniors at Kentucky’s public and private high schools may enter to win a $500 scholarship and a photo shoot at his or her school through the “Promote Your School” scholarship contest, sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.

  • ALES announces important dates for registration, parent information

    Registration for all ALES first through fifth grade students is 10 a.m.-7 p.m.  Tuesday, July 19 in the school cafeteria. All students, with the exception of kindergarten, are expected to register on this date as all computer information must be updated prior to school beginning on Aug. 4.

  • Literacy Adult Community Education Council presents awards at annual luncheon

    The Lincoln Museum received the Community Education Service Award from the Literacy Adult Community Education Council at its annual awards luncheon at Hometown Pizza Restaurant May 3.
    Dale Morris, chairperson of the LaRue County LACE council, presented the award plaque to museum board members Jean Mills and Rita Williams for dedicated service to the community.
    “Lincoln Museum works tirelessly to educate our community and also those visiting the area,” said Vicki Devers, community education director.  

  • PHOTO: Beef scholarship
  • PHOTO: Kentucky Youth Seminar
  • PHOTO: Big cat
  • 4-H Calendar: Updated 06/28

    4-H Camp on Facebook
    If you are on Facebook, follow along with what is happening with about 100 campers at 4-H Camp this week at Lake Cumberland. Log on to your Facebook account and type in “LaRue County 4-H” and choose “Like” to receive the updates.  

    Return from Camp
    4-H Campers will return from camp around 5:30 p.m. July 1. A parent or guardian listed on the camper’s pick up form must be present to sign the camper out.
    4-H Gardening Club

  • USDA works to inform of discrimination claim process

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture has begun scheduling a series of outreach meetings with farmers and ranchers throughout the country to discuss a process that has been put in place to resolve the claims of Hispanic and women farmers and ranchers who assert that they were discriminated against when seeking farm loans from the agency.