Today's News

  • DAR leadership training
  • School calendar - August 17, 2016

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is August 24 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Hodgenville Elementary School. The color for the event is brown. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.


  • Personnel Changes - August 17, 2016

    The LaRue County Board of Education reviewed several personnel changes at their August meeting.

    Recommendation of Employment

    Connie Penalvert as 3-Hour Instructional Assistant at HES.

    Lynn Ann Waddle as 3-Hour Instructional Assistant at HES.

    Jennifer Hammons as 3-Hour Instructional Assistant at HES .

    Mary Lou Newton as RTI Math Instructor for HES.

    Mitzi Allen as ESS Daytime Waiver Instructor for HES .

    Sue Gomez as ESS Daytime Waiver Instructional Assistant at HES.

  • LCS explores Digital Learning Initiative funding

    With the 2016-17 school year underway, LaRue County Schools again are equipping every high school and middle school student with a laptop computer, but the Digital Learning Initiative’s long-term future is uncertain.

    The school district’s overall financial needs have prevented saving for replacement computers, and now funding for new computers may not be in place when student laptops begin wearing out.

    At first, the initiative provided 800 laptops to LaRue County High School students and 55 laptops for teachers.

  • New Classified personnel at LCS

    Several classified personnel have joined LaRue County Schools this year with many of them filling the important job of instructional assistant.

    The assistant helps a certified teacher in providing instruction to individuals or small groups of students in a classroom or other learning environment. The IA also prepares instructional materials and performs a variety of routine clerical duties as assigned.

  • Community Calendar: August 17, 2016

    LaRue County Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

    The monthly luncheon of the Chamber of Commerce resumes at noon on Wednesday, August 17 with guest speaker Dennis Wells, Director of Emergency Management speaking on the topic of community safety. The luncheon will be held at the LaRue County Extension Office. Lunch is $10 at the door for those that did not make reservations in advance. For more information call the Chamber office at 270-358-3411.

    Lincoln Trail Area District Board

  • Promoting education at the library

    For my article this month, I had thought of looking up another intriguing quote about reading or books. And it occurred to me that this can become a dull way to express my own enthusiasm for my job and my library. These are a couple of my own ideas that express some of what reading a book can be like:

    Reading a book is an adventure in traveling to unknown lands, meeting friends, through the pages of a book, that I will never meet face-to-face.

  • Log truck accident shuts down roadway
  • Red Hat Society makes $1,000 donation
  • Hodgenville News - August 17, 2016

    Thought for the week: Since our yesterdays are gone and our tomorrows are never promised, today I want to thank all my amazing friends, Facebook friends and family for being in my life.