Hardin Co. Schools’ Archery Teams Compete at Nationals Several local schools recently represented Hardin County in the NASP Archery Nationals Tournament. Schools that competed in the Nationals Tournament include: G.C Burkhead, St. James (both elementary and middle school divisions), Bluegrass Middle, East Hardin,  and John Hardin. From May 11 – 13, over 14,000 students from…

Netflix Series Causes Alarm for Parents and Schools A recent Netflix series is causing a stir around the country between schools and parents. A new Netflix series titled “13 Reasons Why” has generated a serious discussion between schools, students, and their parents regarding teen suicide. This television series is adapted from the book ’13Reasons Why’,…

HCS News Release: Central Hardin and John Hardin Finish Third at VEX Robotics World Championships. Elizabethtown, KY – Hardin County Schools Early College and Career Center (EC3) Project Lead the Way instructor Jason Neagle may need an interior decorator. Assistance could be needed in organizing all of the VEX Robotics state, national and world championship…

Hardin County Board of Education Passes Facilities Plan The Hardin County Board of Education passed a the proposed Facilities plan Thursday night, that proposes to merge certain Hardin County schools. The plan seeks to merge Lincoln Trail Elementary and East Hardin Middle at a new facility, along with building a wing for West Hardin Middle…

Hardin County Schools Represented at Archery Nationals Congratulations to the Hardin County students who will be advancing to the NASP Archery Nationals tournament. Schools from all across the state competed against one another in the Archery State Tournament on April 1st, and Hardin County Schools have eight schools advancing to the National Tournament. These schools…

Petition Arises to End Proposal of Combining Schools A Hardin County parent has created a petition that calls for the removal of Hardin County Schools’ proposed facilities plan, along with calling for the review of HCS Superintendent Teresa Morgan and a motion for the removal of board members. The Petition is directed to members of…

“SIT WITH ME” LUNCHEON SEEKS PARTNERSHIPS IN TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE Contact: John Wright Community Relations Specialist (270) 769-8867 john.wright@hardin.kyschools.us   Elizabethtown, KY – Hardin County Schools is inviting community partners to help foster the next generation of computer programmers, coders and developers. HCS Instructional Technology Coordinator Brooke Whitlow has contacted businesses and individuals that may have…

HCS SEEKS INPUT ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF PRESCHOOL THROUGH GRADE EIGHT SCHOOLS Contact: John Wright Community Relations Specialist (270) 769-8867 john.wright@hardin.kyschools.us   Elizabethtown, KY – Hardin County Schools is seeking the input of its stakeholders regarding the possibility of two schools that may house students in preschool through the 8th grade. That option was included…

Hardin County 1st grade teacher killed in car crash By: Joey Brown – WAVE3 STEPHENSBURG, KY (WAVE) – A first grade teacher at a Hardin County elementary school was killed Monday morning in a car crash on her way to work, a district spokesman said. Suzanne Dennis taught first grade at Lakewood Elementary School off…