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Today's News

  • Hawks lose first game of season

    The LaRue County football Hawks suffered a disappointing 35-13 loss to the Elizabethtown Panthers on Friday, October 13.

    It was the fifth straight time that the Panthers beat the Hawks and the Panthers also secured their third straight class 3A, district 2 championship.

    It was the tale of two halves as the Hawks stayed in the game and actually had the momentum on their side for a short period of time.

  • Child abuse prevention trainings in Elizabethtown

    Attorney General Andy Beshear, the Kentucky Association of Children’s Advocacy Centers and Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky today announced upcoming child sexual abuse prevention trainings in Elizabethtown for organizations that serve children.

    The November 30 trainings at the Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown are aimed at daycares, summer camps, churches and other youth-serving organizations with program evaluation and implementation of an action plan that will strengthen protocols and policies to safeguard children from sexual abuse.

  • Sports Shorts - October 18, 2017

    St. Jude golf scramble

    The tenth annual St. Jude Charity Bar “B” Que dinner, auction and golf scramble will take place on Saturday, October 21 at the LaRue County Country Club.

    The golf scramble will begin at noon. Entry fees are $240 per team and $60 per player. Pulled pork dinners will be served for $9 each from 4 to 7:30 p.m., dine-in or carry-out.

  • Lady Hawks win district

    The Lady Hawks varsity soccer team won the 18th district championship on Thursday, October 12 when they shutout the Taylor County lady Cardinals 5-0.

    It was the Lady Hawks first district championship since 2013. The win was also sweet as the Lady Hawks were district runner-up in 2014 and 2015, losing both times to the Lady Cardinals who claimed the district championship in those seasons.

  • Escapee arrested in Taylor Co.

    UPDATE: The Taylor County Sheriff's Office reports that Shawn Cochran was arrested at the Lucky Vista Hotel By Campbellsville Police and Taylor County Sheriff's Deputies at 12:45 p.m. today. 

    The Kentucky State Police and local law enforcement are currently attempting to locate 25-year-old Shawn A. Cochran, of Louisville. 

  • Depression - Part 4

     Recently, I got to sit down with Savannah Clemons, a professional counselor, and talk with her through the subject of depression. Here are some excerpts from our discussion:
    Here are some steps to conquering depression.
    1) Recognize Your Situation - Specifically identify your problems, causes, feelings, beliefs, and situation. In order to push forward for a lasting solution you need to analyze your problems and issues.

  • Scouting in my day

      There’s something you may not know about me. 

  • County road crew battles shingles

     LaRue County road crews are accustomed to clearing roadways of storm debris and fallen limbs, but they came upon a new task when faced with eight tons of roof shingles dumped onto three county roads last week.

  • School Calendar - October 11, 2017

    KHIC Wee Time

  • Federal government offers student loan forgiveness programs

    The federal government may forgive all or part of your student loans if you meet certain requirements. The forgiveness options for federal student loans, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), include:

    • Teacher loan forgiveness. To qualify, you must teach at least five full years in a low-income school in an eligible district. Depending on your field, you may have up to $17,500 in student loans forgiven.