Today's News

  • Farm Calendar - December 13, 2017

     Beef quality and care assurance training

    BQCA (formerly known as BQA) training will take place at the LaRue County Extension office at 6 p.m. on Thursday, December 14 and again at 9 a.m. on Friday, December 15. This new program will be a combination of the Beef Quality Assurance program and the Cattle Handling and Care Certification program. Recertification is required every 3 years. The $5 cost must be paid by check, NO CASH. 

  • 2018 Kentucky Produce Conference

    The 2018 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference will have something of interest for all fruit and vegetable producers. The event runs from 8 a.m. EST Jan. 8 until 5 p.m. Jan. 9, 2018 at Lexington’s Embassy Suites Hotel.

        Preconference evening activities Jan. 7 will include vegetable, tree fruit and small fruit roundtable discussions.

  • North American International Livestock Expo
  • Not all firewood is created equal

    Fires in the fireplace or outside in the fire pit are intrinsically connected to our visions of nestling in for a long comfy winter. Let the winter bring its ice and snow if it wants. Inside, we have a fire to snuggle up to.

  • LCHS graduate makes Transylvania Univ. dean’s list

    Joseph Gearon of Hodgenville has been named to the Transylvania University dean’s list for the 2017 winter term. Gearon, a graduate of LaRue County High School, is an Economics major.

    To be named to the dean’s list, a student must achieve at least a 3.5 grade point average in a term.

  • School Calendar - December 13, 2017

    2017 Christmas Concert

    The LaRue County 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Bands, the LCHS Brass Ensemble, and LCHS Concert Band will perform a Christmas Concert at 6 p.m. on Friday, December 15. The concert will be held at First Baptist Church – Hodgenville located at 730 Tonieville Road, Hodgenville. The community is invited to attend.

    ALES Family Resource Center Advisory Council

  • LaRue County Speech travels to National Level Tournaments

    Several members of the LaRue County Speech team traveled to Chicago and Washington DC this past month to compete in the prestigious Glenbrooks and the George Mason University Patriot Classic speech tournaments in those cities.

    The students included seniors Parker Anderson, Elena Cecil, Ashlen Grubbs, Alexia Trumbo and sophomores Addie Ann Cundiff, Kaylee Whiteman, Stefani Giles, and Helen Anderson. The students distinguished themselves at each of the tournaments and advanced into elimination rounds in several events.

  • LCHS Principal Skaggs wins award

    Denise Skaggs is the recipient of a “Rally on Me” award for her work as principal at LaRue County High School.

    Skaggs, a long-time veteran teacher and administrator with the LaRue County School District, has served as LCHS principal since April 25 when she was selected to replace former principal Kyle Goodlett who was fired after being charged with federal and state child pornography.

    Presenters from HOPE (Helping Other People Excel Training and Professional Development, LLC.) gave Skaggs the award November 4 at Fort Knox.

  • Hawks remain undefeated

    The LCHS Hawks varsity basketball team remains undefeated on the season as they improved their record to 4-0 with wins against North Hardin, Hart County and Muhlenberg County this past week.

    The Hawks started out the week with a close 43-37 win against the North Hardin Trojans.

  • Rocking around the Christmas tree