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Today's News

  • FOOTBALL: Hawks defeat Corbin

    LaRue County’s defense forced six turnovers, allowed just one touchdown overall and limited the visiting Corbin Redhounds to barely more than 100 yards after halftime to allow the Hawks to pull away for a 36-16 win Friday night in the first round of the Class 3-A state playoffs.

    The Hawks (6-5) trailed 10-9 with less than 7 minutes remaining in the third quarter before outscoring the Redhounds 27-6 over the final 18:07. After outgaining LaRue County in offensive yards in the first half, 170-160, the Redhounds (5-6) managed just 109 yards on 24 plays.

  • Cross Country: Sandidge tops in Region

     After he let a potential breakthrough win slip away last year, Adam Sandidge returned to the site of his demise and atoned for it by breaking away for a 13-second victory Saturday in the 59-runner Class 2-A, Region 2 cross country championship.

    The LaRue County junior covered the course at Ephram White Park in 16 minutes, 45.15 seconds to beat his previous season best by more than 10 seconds.

    Last year, Sandidge led the region meet for most of the race before fading down the stretch and finishing third.

  • Cross County: Durbin heading to State

    LaRue County sophomore Kristina Durbin took 12th Saturday in the 68-runner Class 2-A, Region 2 cross country championship. She earned her third trip to next week’s State championship meet.

    Durbin ran the course in 21:40.07.

    The Lady Hawks took eighth in the Region.

    Competing also for the Lady Hawks were sophomore sophomores Kaelyn Herrin (43rd, 24:17.98), Amanda Brewer (48th, 24:36.28) and Amanda Adyani (50th, 24:50.56), freshman Brigid Walters (57th, 26:16.65) and senior Alisha Durbin (62nd, 26:47.51).

  • LaRue County High School Honor Roll - First Quarter 2012

     LaRue County High School

    First nine weeks

    All “A” Honor Roll

     

  • Kentucky Schools Report Card

     Kentucky Schools Report Card

    11-2-2012

     

     

    County                       Score              Percentile Rank

     

  • Local 4-H program receives funding

     Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer announced in February that for the first time, the proceeds from the farm licenses plate - voluntary donations would be divided equally among 4-H, FFA, and Kentucky Proud. Farmers can make the $10 donation when they renewed their license plates.

  • Williams sworn in as circuit judge

     Senate President David L. Williams has accepted appointment as Circuit Judge for the 40th Judicial Circuit and has taken the oath of office for that position. His acceptance of the appointment causes a vacancy in the State Senate seat for the 16th District. Senator Williams’ position on the Legislative Research Commission (LRC) has also been vacated.

  • Tickets available for Kelly Dean Sanders Memorial Dinner

     Tickets for the annual Kelly Dean Sanders Memorial Fund luncheon are on sale at the LaRue County Board of Education. The luncheon is noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 at the LaRue County Middle School cafeteria. A luncheon and musical entertainment are available for $10. 

    This worthy cause has helped hundreds of needy families purchase school clothes for their children for the last 40 years. A limited number of tickets will be for sale at the door but advanced ticket sales allow more efficient meal planning. Call Sarah Hornback at 358-4111 for more information.

  • PHOTOS: 4-H Pumpkin Decorating Contest
  • 4-H CALENDAR - Nov. 7

     Cloverbuds meet

    The 4-H Cloverbuds will meet 3:30-4:45 p.m. Nov. 7 at the LaRue County Extension Office This is for youth ages 5 to 8 or kindergarten through third grades.

     

    Livestock Club

    The 4-H Livestock Club will meet 6 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Extension Office. Any youth wishing to show livestock will need to complete a minimum of six educational hours. For more information, call the Extension Office at 358-3401.

     

    Poultry Club