Today's News

  • Sports shorts - July 19, 2017

    LCYSA fall registration

    The LaRue County Youth Soccer Association is currently accepting fall registrations for players ages 2-13.  You may register online anytime at www.laruecountyyouthsoccer.siplay.com.  In-person registrations will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday July 22.  In-person registrations will be held in the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School Cafeteria. See Facebook page or our website at www.laruecountyyouthsoccer.com for more information.

    LCHS Boys Basketball Golf Scramble

  • 8U All-Star Hawks compete in State Tournament

    The 8U All-Star Hawks began State Tournament play on Wednesday, July 12 at the LaRue County Parks and Recreation by hosting the Grayson County All-Stars in the first round of pool play.

    Both teams battled back and forth in a low scoring affair, but the 8U All-Stars finally pulled away from Grayson County winning by a final score of 6-4. Offensively, the Hawks had ten hits led by Nolan Gowen and Gavin Gardner with two hits each. Kobe Cahoe, Cooper Wootton, Creed Price, Kasen McDowell, Hunter Richardson, and Luke Heady had one hit each.

  • LaRue County 8U softball
  • LaRue County 10U softball
  • 10U All-Star Hawks compete in State Tournament

    The 10U All-Star Hawks competed in the West Kentucky State Tournament last week in Elizabethtown and their first opponent on Wednesday, July 12 was the Henderson County All-Stars.

  • Cooking corner - July 19, 2017

    Snickerdoodle Cookies

    White cake mix

    2 eggs 

    1/3 cup oil

    1 tablespoon cinnamon

    Mix together.

    Shape into small balls

    Roll in cinnamon sugar

    Bake at 350 degrees

    10-12 minutes

  • Farm calendar - July 19, 2017

    Pesticide container recycling

  • Beneficial snakes

    Many people fear snakes, but despite the fright they can cause, the majority of snakes are beneficial. Of the 33 varieties of snakes in Kentucky, only four are venomous (Northern copperhead, Western cottonmouth (water moccasin), timber rattlesnake, and pygmy rattlesnake.

    Most snakes you encounter around your home are harmless. If you are scared of them, try to remember that they are useful as they keep the rodent population in check by eating mice, rats, chipmunks and even toads, insects and other pests.

  • School calendar - July 19, 2017

    Look for the Back to School Section in the July 26 Edition of the LaRue County Herald News.

    LCHS Registration

    LaRue County High School registration will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 21.


    LaRue County High School Freshman Orientation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on July 25.

    LaRue County School Board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the LCHS Media Center.


  • Personnel Changes - July 19, 2017


    Carole Brown Director of Special Education LCS.

    Sarah Wilson as Science Teacher at LCMS.

    Daniel Risner as Certified Special-Needs Teacher at The Life Connection.

    Natalie Detre as Art Teacher at ALES.

    Mary May as Math Teacher at LCHS.

    Darrell R. Armstrong as Substitute School Bus Driver for LCS.

    Christopher W. Thomas as Substitute School Bus Driver for LCS.

    Sarah Hornback as the Born Learning Facilitator at HES.

    Tonya Miller as Accounting Billing Clerk (Medical) for LCS.