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Today's News

  • COLUMN: Follow recommendations for baby's safe sleep

    The Kentucky Department for Public Health reminds parents to follow recommended safe sleep practices for infants, particularly during the colder winter months, which present different challenges for keeping babies warm and free from danger.

  • SANTA BUS SCHEDULE
  • Sports Shorts

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    • Dec. 19-20 – Lady Hawks at Taylor County High School, Christmas tournament

    • Dec. 22-23 – Mat Hawks at Tsunami Duals, Meade County

    • Dec. 22-23 – Hawks basketball at McCracken County Christmas tournament

    • Dec. 29-31 – Hawks basketball National Guard Holiday Classic tournament

    Little League Basketball Schedule – ALES gym

  • Lindsey named to all-district team

    The Louisville-area All-District football teams were selected last week by the Greater Louisville Football Coaches Association.

    LaRue County’s Koy Lindsey was named to both offense and defense all-district in Class 3-A, District 3.

  • Freshman Ladies fall

    The freshmen Lady Hawks fell 24-35 Dec. 11 to Green County.

    Kristen Boone was the high scorer for LaRue with 13 points. Emma Bell added 7.

    The Lady Hawks struggled with Green County’s size in the post and gave up too many easy baskets off offensive rebounds.

  • Jaggers steps down as football coach after Thursday meeting

    Two seasons ago, Josh Jaggers was voted Class 3-A, District 3 Coach of the Year by his fellow district coaches. On his 33rd birthday, Jaggers was out of a coaching job.

    After a brisk meeting Thursday with LaRue County administrators who he would not name, Jaggers resigned Friday morning and promptly met with the team he had coached for the past three seasons.

    Jaggers said he did have the “full support” of LaRue County High School Principal Kyle Goodlett and Athletic Director David Dawson when it came to running the program.

  • LCMS Mat Hawks travel to Cardinal Duals

    The LaRue County Middle School Mat Hawks finished in ninth place out of 16 teams Saturday at the Taylor County Cardinal Duals in Campbellsville.

    The Mat Hawks finshed 1-2 in their opening pool round, with losses to Taylor County (66-18), and narrowly to Shamrock (40-36). The win came against the tournament team comprised of extra wrestlers (54-18). After the opening pool round the Mat Hawks reeled off three straight dual victories against Bardstown (57-18), Scott County (45-30), and McCreary County (66-18).

    Results

    Gabe Fortier (3-1)

  • Middle School Basketball

    7th Grade

    LaRue 21, Casey 37

    Leading scorers: Chandler McLaughlin 5, Wyatt Pearman 4, Matthew Lewis 4

    Casey County is undefeated in the Conference.

     

    LaRue 45, Russell 41

    Leading scorers: Mason Bandurske 13, Chase Childress 11, Matthew Lewis 11

  • LaRue breaks Hart for district win

    MUNFORDVILLE – The LaRue County Hawks earned their first win of the season Friday with a 60-46 defeat of 18th District foe Hart County.

    Senior guard Micah Wiseman 14 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter and went 10-for-10 from the foul line.

    Wiseman scored the fourth quarter’s first five points. He converted a three-point play after grabbing a missed 3-pointer on one of his game-high 10 rebounds. He then sank two free throws to give LaRue County (1-2, 1-0 district) a 44-34 lead with 7:10 to go.

  • Lady Hawks beat Hart, fall to Caverna

    MUNFORDVILLE — Freshman guard Mallory Williams hit a 3-pointer off an assist from senior forward Alyson Yingling, giving visiting LaRue County a 23-point lead over 18th District rival Hart County in the third quarter Friday night.

    But as the Lady Hawks soon found out, it’s not over until it’s over.

    The Lady Raiders whittled away at the lead, pulling to within eight points in the fourth period, but LaRue County did just enough down the stretch to hold on, 53-44.