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Community News

  • Homecoming Court
  • Senior Activities - October 2, 2013

    Kentucky Public Retirees to meet
    Kentucky Public Retirees, Lincoln Trail Chapter, will meet at noon Oct. 14 at Watermill Restaurant, 803 Mammoth Cave Road, Cave City.

    Senior Citizens music
    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville, has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome.

  • BIRTH: Martin

    Janie Perkins and Adam Martin announce the birth of a daughter, Madison Brooke Martin.

    Madison Brooke was born at 2:38 p.m. on Aug. 29, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds 6.5 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Anna J. Perkins of Mount Sherman, and the late William “Pete” Perkins; Shirley Helm of Hodgenville, and Raymond and Linda Martin of Glendale.

    She was welcomed home by her brothers Austin McClure, and Anthony, Wyatt and Jacob Martin; and a sister, Elizabeth Martin.

  • BIRTH: Carter

    Aven Lee Carter, 4, announces the birth of his baby sister, Ruby Kay Carter.

    Ruby Kay was born at 11:05 a.m. on Aug. 26, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds 12 ounces and was 20-inches long.

    Parents are Brett and Ashley Carter of Hodgenville.

    Paternal grandparents are Phillip and Kay Carter of Hodgenville. Maternal grandparents are Terry and Jennifer Gardner of Sonora.

    Maternal great-grandparents are Evan and Martha Hornback of Sonora; John and Bettie Stinson of Magnolia; and Carolyn Gardner of Magnolia.

  • Widder’s Landing author holds book signing and program

    The LaRue County Public Library will host a book signing by Eddie Price, author of Widder’s Landing, on Oct. 10.

    Widder’s Landing is a historic novel about frontier life in Kentucky in the early 1800s, and the state’s role in the War of 1812. It centers around a young gunsmith from Pennsylvania who arrives in Kentucky via flatboat. He falls in love with an outlaw’s wife and learns to make whiskey.

  • Fundraisers - September 25, 2013

    Santa Helper Project roadblock
    A roadblock to benefit the Santa Helper Project will be 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Lincoln Parkway/Hardee’s intersection and Shawnee Drive/Lincoln Boulevard intersection. Proceeds will be used to purchase new toys for Christmas for those in need.
     
    Yard sale and fish fry at Lane Lincoln CME

  • Senior Activities - September 25, 2013

    Prime Time Band to perform
    A dance will be held 7-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27 at the LaRue County Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville. The Prime Time Band with Jim Walters, Leroy Sherrard, David Sherrard and Doug Gary, will perform a variety of music. For more information, call Jim Walters at 737-5655 or 766-4437.

  • Take time for yourself

    You spend a lifetime making time for others – parenting, caregiving, volunteering, working – but how often do you take a personal timeout?

    To keep a healthy body, mind and spirit, try to do something for yourself each day for at least 10 minutes. The following tips can help you take time for yourself.

  • Where are your roots? Find out at the LaRue County Public Library

    Looking to dig up your family roots, search your ancestors or just looking for some history on LaRue County?

    Why not come by the LaRue County Public Library and check out our genealogy collection? We have issues of The LaRue County Herald News, dating from 1885 to 2008, census records, tax records, marriage records, wills and index deeds on microfilm. We also have many things in book form.

  • Be a hero - be prepared

    September is National Preparedness Month. It is a time to prepare yourself and those in your care for emergencies and disasters.

    If you’ve seen the news recently, you know that emergencies can happen unexpectedly in communities just like yours, to people like you. We’ve seen tornado outbreaks, river floods and flash floods, historic earthquakes, tsunamis, and even water main breaks and power outages in U.S. cities affecting millions of people for days at a time.