• Education council awards presented

    The LaRue County Literacy Adult Community Education Council honored several local volunteers for their community service in a ceremony on June 6 at the LaRue County Cooperative Extension Service office in Hodgenville.

    The Judy Cox Spirit Award was presented to Hodgenville First Baptist Church for demonstrating enthusiasm and a desire to make the local community a better place through service.   

  • WHAS Crusade awards LCS with $10,000

    Agencies, hospitals and schools across Kentuckiana, including LaRue County, that serve children with special needs are getting some great news from the WHAS Crusade for Children this week.

    The LaRue County Public School system has been granted $10,000 from the WHAS Crusade for Children.

  • FYS Run Camp
  • Skaggs attends Young Leaders Academy

    What should be the roles of state and federal government? Should the U.S. Constitution’s creators have given more power to states and less to the federal government? What did the federalists and anti-federalists have to say about this as the founding fathers framed this nation’s constitution?

    These are some of the topics LaRue County High School rising senior Malerie Skaggs discussed with peers at the Young Leaders Academy held at University of Louisville’s McConnell Center June 27-30.

  • The (BUS)yness of Summer

    While summer for students means a break from regular school sessions, it becomes one of the busiest times for LaRue County Schools’ maintenance and mechanic staff.

     “We’re knocking stuff out in the schools—a new cafeteria floor going in at the middle school, painting hallways and stairwells at the high school, plus carpet being installed in the high school auditorium,” said Phil Fulkerson, the district’s transportation and maintenance director.

  • Bryan attends prestigious summer institute in D.C.

    Kendrick Bryan, a Social Studies teacher at LaRue County High School, is attending Georgetown University for the four-week James Madison summer institute.

    Bryan was awarded the 2017 James Madison Fellowship for Kentucky. As part of the program, he was awarded $24,000 to study constitutional history. He is also a graduate student at Western Kentucky University.

  • School Calendar

    Hepatitis A Vaccination

    There are changes to state immunization requirements for the next school year.All students must have Hepatitis A vaccinations and students 16 and older must get a Meningitis booster before next August. Please make sure to bring your child’s updated immunization certificate to any open house opportunities or registration dates for all LaRue County school. ALL students are required to have Hepatitis A vaccinations listed on current certificate. For more information call your designated school.

    LCMS Registration Day

  • ECTC now offering Paramedic Program and EMT Certification

    First responders stand ready to risk their lives for others every day. For those who have what it takes, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College now offers the Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic Technology Associate Degree Program and Certificate, through Owensboro Community and Technical College (OCTC).  The Fall 2018 semester is the first time the new program will be offered. OCTC offers instruction in Elizabethtown, and degrees and certificates are conferred through OCTC.

  • Quest Camp a success

    One could almost feel the energy vibrations radiating from learning going on during Quest Camp at Hodgenville Elementary School last week.

    Students identified as gifted/talented in kindergarten through fifth grade participated in activities ranging from making dragon masks and flowers to programming computers.

  • Cabonis Comes to Town