Moodle.org the community website of the most popular LMS is upgraded to the latest Moodle version 2.9rc1 on 06 May 2015.
Moodle 2.9 is scheduled to be release on Next Monday as per this announcement by Marina Glancy, alongwith Moodle 2.8.6, 2.7.8 and 2.6.11
After this release on Monday, the 2.7 branch will be supported for security fixes only and 2.6 will no longer be supported.
Another important news in the same forum thread came from Martin Dougiamas about Moodle 3.0 which is also going to be a LTS release as Moodle 2.7.
For more information, read the complete thread here: https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=313040#p1253337 & https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=313114