Today's News

  • Right place at the right time

    We often hear people say, “You are in the right place at the right time.”  For Senior Hawks Basketball player M.J. Embree, the right place is LaRue County High School and the right time is upon him as he embarks on the upcoming basketball season, which promises to be entertaining to say the least.

  • 7th, 8th grade Hawks pick up wins

    As the fourth week of Boy’s Middle School basketball season began, the Hawks hosted Stuart Pepper Middle School last Monday, November 14 and they traveled to Bluegrass Middle School last Thursday, November 17.

  • Farm calendar - November 16, 2016

    Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association Town Hall Meeting

    The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association will be hosting a town hall meeting at the LaRue County Cooperative Extension Office at 5 p.m. on Thursday, November 17. Representatives from the packer and feeder industry will be available for a panel discussion. For more information contact the Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association at 859-278-0899.

  • Remembering your health during the holidays

    Families usually gather together for a sit-down feast during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, but for many of them, those occasions are among the few where all the family members eat and converse together at a meal.

  • LaRue wins big at Special Olympics

    Seven LaRue County High School Students won big in the Region 4 Special Olympics Bowling Tournament on Saturday, October 22 at King Pin Lanes in Louisville.

    Each member of the team, known as the LC Strikers, did well in their divisions and will move on to compete in the State Tournament in December.

  • School calendar - November 16, 2016

    All LaRue County Schools will be closed November 23, 24 and 25.

    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 November 30 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. The color for the event is black. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    HES Family Resource Center Advisory Council

  • LaRue County Cattlemans Meeting - November 16, 2016
  • Turkey Talk

    Now that fall weather has finally arrived, we’ve come to the time of year when talk turns to turkeys. Technically, there is only one breed of turkey, with several varieties, although many people incorrectly refer to these varieties as breeds.

    Turkeys are raised only for meat. They are not raised for egg production, as with chickens, ducks and quail. As a result, turkeys do not produce very many eggs.

    The most common type of commercial turkey raised in the United States is the Broad-Breasted White. It has a larger breast than the other varieties of turkeys.

  • Four vehicle accident on Old Elizabethtown Road
  • Signage issues reviewed by Hodgenville council

    The allowance of signage on billboards on certain roadways was discussed during the monthly Hodgenville City Council meeting on Monday, November 14.