Today's News

  • Scholarship calendar - March 7, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time

  • True to your team: a tale of two cat fans

    Rita Williams and Sybil Johnson have a long history. The two friends grew up in Magnolia and graduated from Magnolia High School, where they were cheerleaders and sang in a group called the “Harmonettes,” which won several competitions around the state.

    After college and raising families, they found themselves working together at Magnolia Bank and started following the University of Kentucky basketball team. This is where their travels began.

  • Local resident earns degree from WGU

    The following local students have received their degree from Western Governors University.

    Frances Mehicic of Hodgenville (42748) has received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.

    The university held its 64th commencement ceremony at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando on February 10 to celebrate the graduation of about 15,000 graduates from across the country.

  • EKU’s President’s and Dean's list

    Two LaRue County students made the President’s and the Dean’s List at Eastern Kentucky University for the Fall 2017 semester.

    Joshua Daniel Adams of Hodgenville and Zoie Claire Webb of Buffalo were named to both lists.

    The President’s List was established by the University to recognize outstanding academic achievement. It is bestowed upon full-time undergraduate students who attain a perfect 4.0 grade point average for a semester.

  • Academic teams perform well

    Both Abraham Lincoln Elementary and Hodgenville Elementary represented our area well in the Regional Governor’s Cup Competition last weekend at Bloomfield Elementary. With fourteen schools represented, ALES came away as the Regional Champs and HES placed third overall. Hodgenville Elementary also placed third in Quick Recall and won the Katherine Hume Sportsmanship Award.

  • Before and after consolidation

    Ten years have passed since Abraham Lincoln Elementary became a school, with the consolidation of Buffalo and Magnolia elementary schools. Several ALES teachers who taught at the former elementary schools have shared their memories of the old and new.

    Kathy Ross

    Kathy Ross remembered ALES’ dedication was supposed to occur when First Lady Laura Bush was scheduled to commemorate Abraham Lincoln’s 200th birthday on February 12, 2008.

  • 4-H poster contest deadline approaching

    The 4-H poster contest deadline is approaching. Posters must be submitted to the Extension Office by March 16. 4-H is the subject for the poster which can take any approach on any area of 4-H. Members can show what 4-H is, what they do in 4-H, or what 4-H has to offer. The poster may also be promotional to get youth to join 4-H.

    Every poster entry will receive a 4-H ribbon. Grade level winners will be selected for the 4th-8th grades and high school. Grade level winning posters will advance to the District Poster Contest.

  • 4-H Calendar - March 7, 2018

    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

  • Southern Nelson County Beagle Club
  • Partners in pickleball