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Today's News

  • ECTC to host open house, career fair April 12

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will host an Open House and Career Fair from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the main campus at 600 College Street Road in Elizabethtown on Wednesday, April 12.

    The Fair will be the perfect opportunity for prospective students, parents, or anyone interested in college and career training to see what ECTC has to offer, and learn how they can get started for Summer and Fall Semesters.

  • Scholarship calendar - April 5, 2017

    Woman’s Club Scholarship

  • School calendars - April 5, 2017

    LaRue County Schools make up days

    School will be in session as a snow make up day on May 5.

    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 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on April 12 at Hodgenville Elementary School. The color for the event is white. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    LCS Parent Advisory Council

  • Learning careers through APES

    A student who learns while in high school about the different kinds of job opportunities and what they entail can make a more informed decision upon graduating and entering a chosen field.

    The APES (American Private Enterprise System) program helps to provide this insight to LaRue County High School juniors.

    “The whole goal of the APES program is to allow students to learn about the different types of businesses and how our economy works,” explained Misty Wilmoth, County Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development Education.

  • 4-H Calendar

    4-H Livestock Club

    The 4-H Livestock Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 10 at the LaRue County Extension Office.

    4-H Speech and Demonstration Contest

    The 4-H Speech and Demonstration Contest will be held on Tuesday, April 18 beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the LaRue County Extension Office.  Participants need to call 270-358-3401 to register for a time.

    4-H Poultry Club

  • Magistrate grows giant turnip
  • Wedding: Davila-Wickstrom

    Katelyn Elizabeth Davila and William Allen Wickstrom were united in marriage on Sunday, March 5, 2017. The private ceremony was held at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home, which allowed the bride’s grandmother to be in attendance. Marty Lee of New Hope Community Church in Elizabethtown officiated.

  • Lost in LaRue

    Detours, that’s the brand of travel I like most. Taking the same route every single day is monotonous. Lets face it, there’s no adventure in monotony, is there? I took a detour, really it was a complete loop that brought me back to where I started, but enough of that.

    I took Cissal Hill Road and made my way up to the top of the ridge. It was a gray misty sort of morning, perfect for photographing the vibrant redbuds because there isn’t any color competition and the light wouldn’t be direct, it’s more diffused.

  • Hawks back to winning ways

    The LaRue County Hawks varsity baseball team returned back to their winning ways after going 3-0 this past week with wins over Hart, Meade and Washington Counties.

    The Hawks dominated the Hart County Rebels on Wednesday, March 29 by a score of 14-2.

  • Lady Hawks are now 9-1

    The Lady Hawks varsity softball team lost their first game of the season after getting shutout 10-0 to the Jeffersontown Lady Chargers on Saturday, April 1.

    The Lady Hawks couldn’t get on the scoreboard as they managed to get six hits in the game with no runs. Pitcher Kellee Cundiff gave up seven hits and three walks in two innings while Sara Calhoun gave up three hits.

    Head Coach Rocky Cundiff said that any loss is tough and that this loss was a combination of several bad things that came together all at once for the Lady Hawks.