Today's News

  • FFA team competes at National Convention

     Members of the LaRue County FFA Chapter in Kentucky were one of 37 teams participating in the National FFA Milk Quality and Products Career Development Event.

    The event was held in conjunction with the 85th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind. The team, led by advisor Misty Bivens, was awarded a Silver emblem. Members also competed for individual awards with 143 other participants. Brittney Corbin received a Silver emblem, Jacob Ovesen received a Silver emblem, Ashley Cottrell received a Gold emblem, and Kyle Devary received a Silver emblem.

  • FOCUS ON STUDENT WORK: Eastern disunion

     The European Union was created to unite Europe after experiences with World War I and World War II. European citizens faced the extreme destruction and violence brought on by the wars. The European Union wanted to bring citizens of Europe together to create a common friendship and bond economically, politically and culturally. However, the European Union has not really accomplished its goal in uniting Europe, but has really caused more division among European countries.

    Economic Division of the E.U.

  • PHOTO: Colgate Van

     Dr. Richard Hughes, a volunteer dentist from Elizabethtown, performed a dental screening on board the Colgate van during the Lincoln Days Festival. The LaRue County Health Department worked in partnership with Colgate to offer free dental screenings to children 12 years old and under.  

  • Obama re-elected

     President Barack Obama lost LaRue County and Kentucky but was declared the winner of the Nov. 6 election.

    His opponent, Republican Mitt Romney, received 60.51 percent or 1,087,128 votes in Kentucky; 3,911 votes in LaRue County.

    Obama received 37.81 percent or 679,341 votes in Kentucky; 1,733 votes in LaRue.

    Green candidate Jill Stein received 6,337 votes in the state; 16 in LaRue.

    Independent Randall A. Terry received 6,873 votes; 37 in LaRue.

    Libertarian Gary Johnson received 17,061 votes in the state; 67 in LaRue.

  • Guthrie wins another term

      Republican incumbent Rep. Brett Guthrie fended off three competitors Tuesday to win a third term as U.S. representative for the 2nd Congressional District.

    In an email, Guthrie said, “I am deeply honored the people of Kentucky’s 2nd Congressional District have elected me to a third term to represent them in Congress. I will continue to fight for pro-job policies, the repeal of Obamacare, and for a balanced budget.”

  • Two new school board members elected

     Two new school board members and a new city council member were chosen in Tuesday’s election.

    L. Dawn Williams Conner defeated incumbent Norbert Skees 592-405 for the District 1 School Board seat. Her district encompasses Hodgenville West and Lyons.

    Linda Pearman defeated incumbent Ronnie Chelf 554-417 for the District 2 School Board seat. Her district encompasses Hodgenville East and White City.

  • Fundrai$ers - Nov. 7, 2012

     Chili supper and silent auction sponsored by Magnolia Fire Department and Lions Club

  • SCHOOL CALENDAR - Nov. 7, 2012


    Nov. 22 – Holiday

    Dec. 19-31 – Winter Break

    May 21, 2013 – Last day for students



    Site-based council schedule

    For more information, call the school at 358-4112.



    HES site-based council


     LaRue County High School

    First nine weeks

    All “A” Honor Roll


  • Senior Activities - Nov. 7, 2012

     Senior Citizens music