Today's News

  • Cattlemen’s serve at LC Band Banquet
  • Hodgenville News

    Thought for the week:  It only takes one person to change your life: YOU

    Just can’t believe that it is graduation time already. A big shout out goes out to all the seniors I know, way too many to list to name. Best wishes and good luck on this next journey in your life. Congratulations on hanging in there and getting through the year.

  • 4H Teen Leadership Academy

    Participants in the 4-H Teen Leadership Academy graduated this past week at a ceremony held at the Meade County Extension Office. LaRue County had five participants that all graduated from the nine month program.  Pictured are:  Richard Pike, Emma Bowling, 4-H Agent Misty Wilmoth, Rachel Armes and Alyssa White.  Grace Armes is not pictured.

  • Relay for Life welcomes Beta Believers

    With LaRue County’s Relay for Life less than two weeks away, some young faces are determined to make their mark with a newly established team from LCHS- Beta Believers. Team captain Ally Rae Milford organized the team approximately six weeks ago from the high school’s Beta Club to get the group more involved in the community and to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

  • LCHS FFA Recognized for Agricultural Advocacy Efforts

    The LaRue County High School FFA Chapter was recently awarded a $1,000 grant from Monsanto in recogintion of their agriculture advocacy efforts.

    In the fall of 2015, FFA advisors and members were challenged to share the message of agriculture through social media and using the hashtag #SpeakAg. The idea behind the movement was to get a conversation about agriculture and the importance it plays in everyday lives.

    During the #SpeakAg challenge, advisors and students self-estimated that they were reaching an average of 397 people.

  • Farm calendar - May 25, 2016

    Applied Master Cattleman Class

    An Applied Master Cattlemen Class on the Basics of Forage Establishment and Growth and How it Affects Pasture and Hay Management will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24 at the LaRue County Extension Office. The session will be presented by Dr. Ray Smith, UK Extension forage specialist. The focus is on participants learning practical recommendations they can use in their farming operations. Cost is $5 and includes a meal. Please pre-register by calling 270-358-3401.

    LaRue County Farmers Market

  • Senior Calendar

    Senior dance in Hodgenville

    There will be a senior dance from 7 to 10 p.m. at the LaRue County Senior Center in Hodgenville this Friday, May 27. Admission is $4 Each.  Music will be provided by the Prime Time Band. All Ages welcome. For more information call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437. You can also email jmarwalt@comcast.net.

    Senior dance in Elizabethtown

  • Mosquito control

    Controlling mosquitos is challenging to say the least. You may even think you are fighting a never-ending battle. With mosquito-borne diseases like the Zika and West Nile Virus becoming more prevalent, it’s even more important to know how to take control of these pests around your home environment. Learning to do a few simple things could help protect you from more than the itchiness of a mosquito bite.

  • Reunion Calendar

    50th class reunion

    The LaRue County High School Class of 1966 50th class reunion is scheduled for October 1, 2016. Look for more information in the near future.

  • Fundraising Calendar

    New Haven School Yard Sale Fundraiser

    The New Haven School PTO will be hosting a Yard Sale Fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 4 at Jay Rust Body Shop 117 W. Main Street in New Haven.

    Relay for Life Parkway Peeps

    Parkway Peeps- tee shirt sale $15 each. Check out their Facebook page for an image of the shirt or contact Mary Jane Stillwell at 270-765-8761 or Rita Thompson at 270-505-0380. The team will also have a Live Cake Auction at 5:00 on June 4 during Relay for Life.

    Mission of Hope