Today's News

  • LCMS football - October 3, 2016

    The LCMS football Hawks ended their season with a hard fought loss to Stuart Pepper Middle School last Tuesday night in Meade County by a score of 36 to 0.

    The Middle School Hawks finished their season with a (3-4) record.

  • Sports shorts - October 3, 2016

    Golf scramble

    The 9th annual St Jude Charity Bar “B” Que dinner, auction and golf scramble is Saturday, October 8 at the LaRue County Country Club. The golf scramble will take place at 1 p.m. with sign in at noon. Entry fee is $240 per team and $60 per player. The pulled pork dinner is from 4 to 7:30 for $9. The silent auction begins at noon and goes live at 6:30 p.m. All the proceeds go to WHAS Crusade for Children and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. For more information call Tommy Locke at 270-763-7178.


  • Hawks soccer lost to Bardstown

    The LCHS Boys Soccer team lost to Bardstown 2-4 last Saturday.

    Dalton Skaggs scored both goals for the Hawks in the game. Darius Breckinridge had one assist.

    Head Coach Jimmy Adams could not be reached for comment at the time of publication.

    The Hawks played Glasgow on Tuesday and the results of that game will be featured in the October 12 issue of the LaRue County Herald News. The Hawks are currently 8-7-1 on the season and 2-2 in district play. Their next game is this Thursday at home against Fort Knox at 6 p.m.

  • Football Hawks beat Fort Knox 55-6

    The LCHS Hawks football team steamrolled over the Fort Knox Eagles 55-6 last Friday.

    The game was good for the Hawks on both sides of the ball as they had one of their best offensive performances of the season as they put up a total of 394 yards on offense with 271 rushing yards and 123 passing yards. The Hawks defense also held the Eagles to only 88 total yards on offense with only 75 yards rushing and 13 yards passing.

  • Hawks golf team heading to state

    The LCHS varsity golf team finished runner-up at the 5th region golf tournament last Tuesday.

    The second place finish qualified the team for their first state tournament berth since 1995. The Hawks shot a 318 as a team, which was nine strokes behind first place Elizabethtown with a score of 309 as a team as they went on to win the region for the third straight year.

  • News of Record

    Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the LaRue County Clerk’s Office in Hodgenville.

    Matthew Gerald Buck and Theresa Gale Buck aka Terri Buck to Ryan Austin Howell and Madison Elizabeth Majors, Lot No. 9 of Triple “P” Subdivision, $112,000.

    David R. Johnson and Shirley A. Johnson to Neal Thomas Price and Laura E. Price, property in Magnolia, $15,000.

  • Five Generations?

    By Dr. Chuck Crain

  • LaRue County Schools ranks eighth in the state

    LaRue County ranks 8th out of 173 Kentucky school districts in 2016 test scores. Check out the October 5 edition of the LaRue County Herald News for a complete breakdown of the test scores for each school in the district.

  • Struggle of understanding government

    By Terry Mills
    Kentucky State Representative


    One of the country’s most enduring challenges is making sure that our citizens, both young and old alike, have at least a basic understanding of government and the role we all play in making it work.

  • Positive influences

    By Steven Curtsinger

    Student Columnist

    This year, it is my intention to focus on positive influences in our community. There is so much negativity present, that people tend to lose sight of the good. So, I want to attempt to bring your focus back to the good things that are going on around us. I want to start out with something we are all closely acquainted with, school.