Today's News

  • Thompson is Employee of Month at Nationwide

    June Thompson has been selected as the August Employee of the Month for Nationwide Uniform.

    She has been employed with Nationwide since December 1998 and is under the supervision of Sandy Wheeler in the shipping department.

    She will receive a special award for her dedication and service.

  • DAV mobile unit announces schedule

    So many veterans feel confused about benefits and services they have earned. There is so much to know ... and so many changes from one year to the next. That is why the nonprofit DAV (Disabled American Veterans) offers help.

    The DAV Mobile Service Office will be at the following locations to personally provide the best counseling and claim filing assistance available. 

    Like all DAV services, help from the Mobile Service Office is free to all veterans and members of their families. All times are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Bookmobile Schedule - October 2014

     Oct. 1 – West Point Bank, Maxine Road, Mill Road, New Jackson Highway

    Oct. 2 - Laugh & Learn, Nationwide Uniform, North L&N, Dangerfield Road, Athertonville, Bardstown Road, Dana Drive

    Oct. 6 - First Friends, Goodin-Williams Road, Slack Road, Dan Dunn Road, Salem Church Road

    Oct. 7 - Rose Circle, Miami Court, Cox Lane, Landmark Drive, Polley Avenue, Dana Drive

    Oct. 20 - Bullfrogs & Butterflies, Learning Tree, Hodgenville Elementary School

  • COLUMN: Three words for our Christian lives

     Three words cover the Christian life from beginning to end – salvation, separation and sanctification. When a person is saved the Christian life begins.  God wants to set the new Christian apart for his service. Finally, our Christian experience ends in heaven.

  • PHOTO: Saint Catherine food drive

     The Saint Catherine Academy, New Haven, Student Council held a food drive in September. The food was donated to St. Vincent de Paul in Bardstown. From left, Grace Thompson, Amelia Watkins, Amelia Hall, Christopher Culver, Warner Bryan (back), Hayden Clark and Westin Geoghegan (front). 

  • Boys Soccer: Hawks beat Grayson

      LARUE COUNTY 1, GRAYSON COUNTY 0. Sophomore midfielder Dalton Fay scored on a direct free kick with 15 mintues left to play, helping the Hawks (7-6-1) avenge a loss to Grayson County (9-6) on Saturday.

    Fay scored after the Cougars, who beat LaRue County in the championship of the Barren County Trojan Classic, were called for a handball.

    UP NEXT: LaRue County plays at Campbellsville at 6 p.m. Thursday.

  • Cross Country Results - Sept. 2014

    Sept. 16

    BARDSTOWN — Results from Tuesday night’s 107-runner, 11-team 5,000-meter race:
    8. LaRue County (180)
    19. Colton Thompson 20:04.21
    25. Jacob Cecil 20:16.52
    38. Christian Siliva 20:58.88
    48. Gabe LaFollette 21:39.31
    63. William Pearman 22:36.96
    67. Stiles Metcalf 23:11.66
    92. Conrado Gonzalez 26:07.81
    95. Chance Martin 26:47.78

    Middle School boys 1.8
    8. Gabe Fortier
    11. Trey Ireland


    LARUE 0 sets, Central Hardin 3 (22-25, 21-25, 18-25)
    Bowen - 18 assists
    Neagle - 1 kill, 1 ace, 3 digs
    Owen - 7 kills, 2 aces, 4 digs
    Rogers - 1 ace, 4 digs
    Tessa Yingling - 6 kills, 2 digs
    Alyson Yingling - 4 kills, 1 ace, 4 digs, 2 blocks
    Kirkpatrick - 1 dig

    LARUE 3 sets, Hart County 0 (25-16, 25-16, 25-7)
    Bowen - 26 assists
    Neagle - 4 kills, 3 aces, 3 digs
    Owen - 14 kills, 4 digs
    Rogers - 1 dig
    Alyson Yingling - 5 kills, 1 ace, 4 digs, 2 blocks

  • Sports Shorts - September 24, 2014

    Sports passes available
    LaRue County High School sports passes are available. $50 for students; $100 for adults. All-sport family passes (for K-12 students and immediate family) are $150. Passes are available at games or contact David Dawson at 270-358-2210.

    Fish fry for soccer


    LARUE 1, Meade County 3
    Hattie Ward scores the only goal with an assist by Gillian Nunn:

    The visiting Meade County Lady Waves and LaRue County Lady Hawks battled to a 1-1 tie Monday evening.

    The Lady Hawks (8-1-1) struck first when sophomore midfielder Nichole Thomas scored to give LaRue County a 1-0 halftime lead.

    The Lady Waves (4-3-1) got the equalizer when senior midfielder Micaela Ray scored off a feed from senior midfielder Katelyn Cucino with 22 minutes left in the match.