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Today's News

  • LCHS students prepare greenhouse

    Students in Chris Thomas’s crop technology class at LaRue County High School have already begun transplanting seedlings as they learn about growing plants and also provide income to help fund the greenhouse and agriculture department needs through public sales. 

  • 4-H calendar - March 29, 2017

    4-H Wranglers Horse Club

    The 4-H Wranglers Horse Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4 at the LaRue County Extension Office.

    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-Hers can register for speech, demonstration contests

    The 4-H Speech and Demonstration Contests will be held on April 11.  Both contests provide participants with the opportunity to develop their communication skills. Participants must register by calling 270-358-3401 by Friday, April 7.

    4-Hers may participate in both the speech and demonstration categories, if they wish.

    Speech Contest Rules:

  • Farm calendar - March 29, 2017

    “Hort Shorts” Gardening Series

    LaRue County “Hort Shorts” Gardening Series started on March 20 at the LaRue County Extension Office. The first class was on Growing Strawberries in LaRue County. Other scheduled classes include Gardening with Tomato, Peppers, and Eggplants on March 27, Straw Bale Gardening on April 3, and Growing Melons on April 10.

  • Spring wild turkey season preview

    Spring turkey hunting is slipping into position before daybreak and sitting still as the sun eases over the hills.

    It is breaking the silence with a call and getting a response that sends a shock of excitement down your spine. It is coaxing a love-struck gobbler closer and keeping your wits as it struts into range.

  • Soil testing helps protect water sources

    How much fertilizer do you really need to use on your lawn and garden? If you’re just making a guess, you could be using too much. But how can you know for sure?

    A simple soil test can tell you all you need to know to make your lawn and garden look great and to protect the environment from runoff of excess nutrients.

  • Chruch calendar - March 29, 2017

    Revival at Church of God

    The Church of God continues revival at 7 p.m. through April 2. They are located at 339 Hwy 1079 in Magnolia. Evangelist will be Rev. Mike Nixon. Bro. Mitch Cameron will be singing. Every one is welcome to attend. For more information contact Pastor Doris M. Randols at 270-765-5358.

    Easter EGGstravaganza and 5K

  • What is with the rocks?

    Have you experienced the “LaRue County Rocks” craze yet? It not, it is simply a hide and seek rock-painting and rock-hunting experience that thousands are following across our county. Did you know there is a time-honored, Bible-described pattern for using rocks?

  •  A Christian Disposition 

    The sins of disposition can cancel your influence for Christ.  They are perhaps the most neglected and misunderstood of all the problems involved in living the Christian life. 

    Many people are not even aware that it is possible for one to pay his debts, contribute to charitable organizations, attend church every Sunday, and still be ill-natured, arrogant, fault-finding and vulgar.  In other words, the sins of the spirit are just as bad as the sins of the flesh and many times more subtle and dangerous. 

  • Beagle club trial hunt - March 29, 2017