Today's News

  • ALES Artist of the quarter
  • Parents urged to attend kindergarten registration March 22

     Abraham Lincoln Elementary School and Hodgenville Elementary School leaders are emphasizing the importance of attending kindergarten registration on Thursday, March 22.

    “The earlier we meet the parents and guardians of incoming kindergarteners, the better,” said ALES principal Karen Downs. “Registering early really helps the students, families and our schools.”

    The registration events are set from 3:30 to 5:45 p.m. at ALES and 3:30 to 6 p.m. at HES. Children must be 5 years old by August 1 to attend kindergarten.

  • Scholarship calendar - March 21, 2018

    The following scholarships are available to LaRue Co. students:

    Nolin RECC Scholarship

       Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation, A Touchstone Energy® Cooperative, will award $13,000 in scholarship funds to area students this year. The cooperative provides electricity to approximately 34,000 members in Hardin, LaRue and seven surrounding counties.

  • Snow fun
  • March personnel changes

    The LaRue County Board of Education reviewed several personnel changes at its March 19 meeting.

    Accepted the Recommendation of Employment of:

    Jennifer Price as After-School Club Coordinator for Hodgenville Elementary School,

    Tracy Murray as After-School Karate Club Instructor at HES,

    Ashley Clifford as After-School STLP Club Instructor at HES,

    Laura Kudrna as After-School Archery Club Instructor at HES

    Drew Simpson as After-School Extreme Frisbee Club Instructor at HES

  • School calendar - March 21, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time

  • 91st Birthday
  • Preparing for Spring

    LaRue County High School Ag. Teacher Chris Thomas has his greenhouse technology students already preparing for this spring’s garden plant and flower sales.

    Last week seniors Chloe Price, Cassie Campos, Clay Rogers, and junior Austin Burgess were busy watering and transplanting seedlings in the greenhouse located between the high school and track.

  • 95th Birthday
  • Beef Expo sales top $1 million for 7th year

    The Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo recorded sales of just over $1 million, crossing seven figures for the seventh consecutive year in its 32nd edition March 2-4 at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

    “The Beef Expo has become a staple of the beef cattle calendar in the United States, and the results of the last several years bear that out,” Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles said. “We are Kentucky Proud to be the leading beef cattle state east of the Mississippi River. Congratulations to all the consignors, exhibitors, and juniors on a great event.”