• DeVary wins scholarship

    The recipient of the 2014 LaRue County Homemaker $400 Scholarship is Kyle DeVary. He is from Hodgenville and will be graduating from LaRue County High School this year. He is the local Chapter President of FFA and serves as the Lincoln Trail Region Reporter. He is a member of KY Cattlemen’s Association.  Kyle was on LCHS soccer and football teams and volunteers as a coach for youth league soccer, little league baseball and is an active member of his church youth group.

    He plans to attend Western Kentucky University and study agriculture business.

  • PHOTO: Nicholas the Explorer

    Nicholas Hardin dressed in a safari hat and shirt for Hodgenville Elementary School’s Career Day program. He and other students performed a song about future careers.

  • Senior Activities: March 26, 2014

     Prime Time Band to perform

  • Scholarships - March 26, 2014

     Bluegrass Cellular

    Bluegrass Cellular will award 18 scholarships valued at $1,500 each to graduating seniors who attend high school in Bluegrass’s 40-county home-service area. Deadline is April 1. The application and complete list of guidelines is available at bluegrasscellular.com/answer_zone/community.


    J.R. and Carrie Lee Edwards Scholarship

  • School Calendar: March 26, 2014


  • LCHS Speech Team sending five to Nationals

    The LaRue County High School Speech Team competed at the Kentucky Catholic Forensic League National Qualifier and the National Forensic League National Qualifier and won several championships which earned the students spots to compete at three national championship tournaments to be held in May and June.

  • Middle schoolers compete in MathCounts, Quick Recall


    Skyler Hornback, a LaRue County Middle School eighth-grade student, won a scholarship while placing in the top-10 in three competitions during the past week.

    On March 22, he took 10th among middle school students throughout Kentucky competing in MathCounts at the Holiday Inn Hurstbourne in Louisville.  

    His placement earned him a $1500 four-year tuition scholarship to add to the three other scholarships he has won through MathCounts, according to his academic team coach Doris Jean Holleran.

  • Elementary students compete in Governor's Cup

    Hodgenville Elementary School placed fourth overall Saturday at the Regional Governor's Cup Competition held at Glasscock Elementary in Lebanon. Sixteen schools participated.

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: Preparing children for school

     Not only do educators want students to be career or college ready when they graduate from high school, they also desire young children to be prepared to enter kindergarten.

    To provide community leaders, community early childhood councils, and school districts with data to assist in developing local strategies for helping these children arrive at kindergarten ready to do kindergarten work, the Governor’s Office of Early Childhood released last week early childhood data for each county in Kentucky.

  • Personnel changes heard by school board, March 17, 2014

    The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations March 17:

    Employment of:

    • Dylan Parr as assistant tennis coach for LaRue County High School, effective Feb. 19

    Resignation of:

    • Jay Eastridge as assistant baseball coach at LCHS, effective Feb. 21

    • Rhonda Ross as substitute teacher for LaRue County Schools, effective March 11

    • Alisha Willian as cafeteria manager at LCHS, effective March 14