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Education

  • WKU’s 2018 Dean’s and Presidential List

    The following Western Kentucky University students from the LaRue County area were named to the Dean’s and President’s lists for the spring 2018 semester. Full-time undergraduate students with a semester grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 are named to the Dean’s List. Students with a GPA of 3.8 to 4.0 are named to the President’s List. Their names are marked with an asterisk (*).

  • Newby Graduates from LWC

    Lorren Newby of Magnolia recently graduated from Lindsey Wilson College with a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

    Newby was among 218 students who received undergraduate or graduate degrees at the college’s 107th commencement ceremony on May 12, 2018 in Biggers Sports Center at LWC.

  • Herbs in a Jar Class
  • Senior Awards Night

    Millions of dollars in national college and local scholarships were awarded to LaRue County High School seniors at the LCHS Senior Awards Night on May 14, 2018.

    Awards night is an annual awards ceremony to recognize LaRue County seniors for all of their hard work and to let the community have an insight about their future plans, goals, and aspirations. 

    Awards were given to over 90 LaRue County High School students, and most students received several scholarships.

  • The importance of technology for LCS

    There’s hardly any aspect related to schools today that isn’t in some way connected to technology.

    Attendance and finance data, assessment, various reports, classwork, instructional aids—all input and receive data through technology. That amount of information makes it imperative that the process runs smoothly and can be quickly repaired when it doesn’t.

    To do this, LaRue County Schools has a technology staff dedicated to keeping the pathways to and from the central data center located in the high school up and running.

  • Kingdom Kids visit rock dairy farm
  • Speech and Debate Team Recognition
  • Cub Scouts First Responder Class
  • Flanders Earns Junior Bronze and Silver

    Kalli Flanders, a senior at LaRue County High School, has earned the National Junior Angus Association’s (NJAA) Bronze and Silver awards, according to Jaclyn Upperman, education and events director of the American Angus Association in Saint Joseph, Mo.

  • 4-H Fair projects

     The LaRue County Fair is an excellent opportunity for youth to showcase their talents.  Numerous 4-H classes are offered.  Categories include:  arts and crafts, photography, foods, houseplants, electric, woodworking, entomology, honey, forestry, geology, sewing, knitting, crocheting, breads, dairy foods, food preservation and home environment. 

    A complete list of 4-H classes is included in the Fair Catalog.  Stop by the Extension Office if you need a copy of the catalog or if you have questions about entry requirements.