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    Soccer registration

    Youth Soccer Association Spring 2016 registrations are from 10 a.m. to noon on January 23 and 30 at the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School cafeteria. Registrations are for ages 2 to 18 and a birth certificate copy is required.


    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street. Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

  • Boley gets McDonald’s All-...

    Elizabethtown High School senior Erin Boley, of Hodgenville, was named to the McDonald’s All-American Game, becoming the first area player to receive the honor.

    “It was awesome,” Boley said. “I was pretty nervous, but to see my name on the screen, it was amazing.”

    The McDonald’s All-American Games Selection Show, which aired on ESPNU on Sunday night, announced the teams for the All-Star games. Boley, though, actually saw the complete rosters on the USA Today website 10-15 minutes before the announcements.

  • LCMS Mat Hawks win championship

    The LCMS Mat Hawks travelled to John Hardin High School last Saturday and won the 2016 KSWA District 2 Championship.

    The individual bracketed tournament, which is comprised of eight teams, is the first of three tournaments remaining for the Hawk wrestlers this season. The tournament advances the top 4 placers at each weight to the Region 1 Championship in Cadiz on Saturday, January 23. During the region championship, each wrestler will compete to advance to the KSWA State Championships on Sunday, February 7 at the Louisville Convention Center. 

  • Arnette competes in national...
  • Defender of the Mat Champs

    The LaRue County High School wrestling team placed first at Lexington Bryan Station the Defender of the Mat Wrestling tournament last Saturday.

    Head Coach Eric Burrell said it was a really great match for the team.

    “We won our first individual team of the year and were able to get back some of those guys who have been sitting a few weeks due to injury,” Burrell said. “But we had several guys come out due to some damage.”

  • LCMS Mat Hawks finished first in...

    The LaRue County Middle School Mat Hawks came in first place last weekend by going 6-0 in the 2016 LaRue County Middle School Wrestling Duals. 10 teams battled for the title in the pool formatted tournament.

  • Hawk above .500 mark

    The LCHS Hawks varsity basketball team are now 8-6 on the season after picking up two wins on the road last week.

    The Hawks beat the Thomas Nelson Generals 76-64 last Saturday.

    The game was close at the start as the Hawks led 21-19 at the end of the first quarter and they extended their lead to 46-32 at the end of the half. The Hawks pulled away from the Generals in the second half as they led 58-41 at the end of the third quarter and finished the game with a final score of 76-64.

  • Lady Hawks lose two straight...

    The LCHS Lady Hawks varsity basketball team lost to Adair County and Green County this past week.

    The Lady Hawks lost to the Green County Lady Dragons last Friday night 56-28.

    The Lady Dragons doubled the score in the first quarter with a 22-9 lead and they led 35-13 at the half. The bleeding didn’t stop for the Lady Hawks in the second half as they trailed 54-17 at the end of the third quarter. The Lady Dragons put the game away in the fourth quarter with a score of 56-28.

  • LCMS basketball Hawks finish...

    The 7th and 8th Grade Basketball teams travelled to TK Stone MS and West Hardin MS this past week.  

    On Tuesday night both teams played at TK Stone Middle Schools.  The 7th grade team lost by a score of 34-19.   TK Stone led by 4 points at the half and used a 16-6 second half to stretch the lead and win the game.   The 8th grade team also lost to TK Stone by a score of 42-31.

  • Meet the new LCHS track head...

    Jobie Hooper will take over the boys track program at LaRue County High School. Hooper has been assisting with track the last three years at LCHS with former coach Orion Tucker. A 1984 graduate of Del City High School in Del City, Oklahoma, Hooper was a standout football player and track hurdler. He also played baseball and wrestled while in High School.