• Before and after consolidation

    Ten years have passed since Abraham Lincoln Elementary became a school, with the consolidation of Buffalo and Magnolia elementary schools. Several ALES teachers who taught at the former elementary schools have shared their memories of the old and new.

    Kathy Ross

    Kathy Ross remembered ALES’ dedication was supposed to occur when First Lady Laura Bush was scheduled to commemorate Abraham Lincoln’s 200th birthday on February 12, 2008.

  • 4-H poster contest deadline approaching

    The 4-H poster contest deadline is approaching. Posters must be submitted to the Extension Office by March 16. 4-H is the subject for the poster which can take any approach on any area of 4-H. Members can show what 4-H is, what they do in 4-H, or what 4-H has to offer. The poster may also be promotional to get youth to join 4-H.

    Every poster entry will receive a 4-H ribbon. Grade level winners will be selected for the 4th-8th grades and high school. Grade level winning posters will advance to the District Poster Contest.

  • 4-H Calendar - March 7, 2018

    4-H Summer Camp

    4-H Camp registrations are now being accepted. 4-H Camp will be May 29 – June 1, 2018. Cost is $220 and is open to campers 9 to 14-years-old. The deposit to hold a campers spot is $110 with the balance due by May 1. Teen leader applications are also being accepted, the deadline for teen applications is April 13. For any questions, please call the Extension Office at 270-358-3401.

    Cooking Club

  • Dr. Seuss week
  • LCHS academic team competes at region

    The LCHS Academic Team competed at the 5th Region Governor’s Cup competition held at Nelson County High School on February 12 and 17. The KAAC 5th Region is comprised of over 15 Academic Teams from around the area.

  • C.U. Honor Band
  • School calendar - February 28, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time

  • Scholarship calendar - February 28, 2018

    The following scholarships are available to LaRue County students:

    LaRue County Homemaker Scholarship

  • February personnel changes

    The LaRue County Board of Education reviewed several personnel changes at their February meeting.

     Accepted the Recommendation of Employment of:

    Whitley Phelps as Elementary Classroom Teacher at ALES

    Kayla Sallee as Part-Time Instructional Assistant at ALES.

    Norma Mink as School Nurse for LCMS.

    Carolyn Gardner as Finance Clerk at ALES.

    Rachel Helm as Instructional Assistant at ALES.

    Diana Cottrell as Rural Schools Teacher at ALES.

    Tim Gross as Assistant Wrestling Coach for LCHS.

  • WKU Forensics Team wins State Championship

    The Western Kentucky University Forensics team won the 2018 Kentucky Forensic Association State Tournament on Saturday, February 17 in Owensboro.

    Two LaRue County High School graduates were on the team, Brian Anderson of Hodgenville and Symone Whalin of Sonora.

    Anderson was second in editorial impromptu, second IPDA debate speaker and semifinalist in IPDA parliamentary debate. Whalin was sixth in radio broadcasting.