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Today's News

  • LCHS Prom is Saturday

    The LaRue County High School Prom will be held 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, April 18, at the high school.

    The theme is "Wicked," inspired by the Broadway musical.

    LCHS juniors and seniors can purchase up to two tickets. Only those between ages 14 and 21 will be permitted to attend - no exceptions.

    Tickets are $35 each and will be sold during lunch through the remainder of the week.

          

  • E'town Garden Club meets

    The Garden Club of Elizabethtown met April 2. About 30 members from Elizabethtown, Radcliff, Rineyville, Glendale and Hodgenville attended. Two new members, Jack Herrmann and Jerry Snyder, were welcomed. Betty Long, M.C. Meserve and Jackie Huffines were the hostesses. 

  • April is 'Safe Digging Month'
  • From Howardstown to High Grove, country stores anchor communities

    Tommy Roselle, co-owner of the Howardstown Mini-Mart with his wife, Carissa, enjoys some male camaraderie with his lunch guests. Clockwise, starting at Roselle's left, are Mark Underwood, Dean Higdon, Quinn Gray and Casie Wischmeier.

     Unlike many Kentucky counties, Nelson no longer has any of the old wooden country stores that date back to the 19th century, but High Grove Grocery comes close in atmosphere. Built around 1950, it still has the old hardwood floors and old gas pumps of yesteryear.

  • Lady Hawks split games in tournament

    The Lady Hawks split their games in the TSCA Classic during spring break.

    LaRue County beat Rossview (Tenn.), 3-2 and Clarksville Academy (Tenn.), 12-2. The Lady Hawks lost to Brighten (Tenn.), 5-3 and Collinwood (Tenn.), 7-1.

    n Brighten rallied to beat the Lady Hawks, scoring four runs in the bottom of the fourth.

    Sophomore Chasity Bryant homered for LaRue County, while junior Shakeya Washington had an RBI single.

    n The Lady Hawks jumped out to a 6-2 lead over Clarksville Academy after three innings and never looked back.

  • Track and Field - April 10 results

    BARDSTOWN — Results from Saturday’s meet at Garnis Martin Field:

    Girls’ Team Scores

    8. LaRue County, 19

    Boys’ Team Scores

    14. LaRue County, 4

     

    Individual Results

    Girls’ 100-Meter Dash

    24. Kalaya Barnes, 16.45

    25. Harley Keller, 16.91

     

    Girls’ 200-Meter Dash

    11. Jackie Rigdon, 28.82

    27. Kalaya Barnes, 34.76

     

    Girls’ 400-Meter Dash

  • PHOTO: First turkey

    Ian Nalley, 15, the son of Jason and Camille Milby and Phil Nalley, had a successful youth weekend with his first turkey kill. Ian's turkey weighed about 26 pounds and had a 9 1/2-inch beard.

  • Book's message: It's not about you

    You may have heard the old joke of the elderly man who was told that at his age he should be thinking about the “hereafter.” He replied, “I do all the time.  When I go into a room, I stop and ask myself, what am I “here after”?

    Paul advises us, whatever our age, to “Set your mind on things above, not on earthly things …“(Colossians 3:2-3). Even though we have to live in this world, we must see the next. Jesus said, “Seek first the kingdom of God” (Matthew 6:33).

  • National Park invites you to 'find your park'

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage people to find their park and share their stories online at FindYourPark.com. 

    Find Your Park is the theme of National Park Week 2015, and a public awareness and education campaign celebrating the milestone centennial anniversary of the National Park Service in 2016 and setting the stage for its second century of service.

  • PHOTO: Cub Scouts visit Frankfort

    On Feb. 26 a few members of the New Haven Cub Scout Pack 996 and Boy Scout Troop 996 visited the state Capitol to serve as pages under Sen. Jimmy Higdon, R-Lebanon. They are pictured from left, Mike Ellard, son of Bert and Billie Ellard, of New Hope; James Michael Courtney, son of James and Renee Courney, of Bardstown; the senator; Marcus Clark, son of Stacey and Danna Clark, of New Haven; and Cody Clark, son of Russ and Jessica Clark, of New Haven.