Community News

  • ENGAGEMENT: Jessica Ann Rupert and Jeffery Dwane Knopp

    Jessica Ann Rupert and Jeffery Dwane Knopp, both of Louisville, announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Katy and Don Rupert of Shelbyville. She is a graduate of the University of Louisville and a paralegal at Pitt and Frank Attorneys.

    The prospective groom is the son of Anna Faye Knopp of Hodgenville, and the late Ronnie Knopp.

    He is a graduate of the University of Louisville and a supervisor at UPS.

    The wedding is 5:30 p.m. June 21, 2014, at Highland Baptist Church of Louisville.

  • PHOTO: Veteran recognized

    Pierce Fulkerson was recognized by Sunrise Manor Adult Daycare Monday for his military service.

  • COLUMN: Learn about DNA testing in genealogy research

     The LaRue County Genealogy Society is investigating the latest tools available to answer questions about our ancestors. 

    How does this work? Can it help me find this person that I have been searching for? This process has many questions for me. I thought Ancestry.com was the ultimate tool in research.

  • ECTC to host Louisville Vocal Project

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will present a concert by an outstanding a cappella choir, the Louisville Vocal Project.

    The concert is 6:30 p.m. Nov. 21 in the Science Auditorium of the College. The public is invited and there is no admission charge.

  • PHOTO: Lincoln Days Quilt Show People's Choice
  • COLUMN: Check out the new library services

    Most people envision books and magazines when they think of the library.

    If you regularly peruse articles featuring the LaRue County Public Library, you may also be aware of the many services available to you, from Internet service to faxes.

  • COLUMN: Get the most out of your HVAC unit

     It’s a common misconception that purchasing a new home heating or cooling unit will automatically lower your energy bills. Purchasing a new energy efficient heating or cooling unit should lower your energy bills. However, this answer is not always so simple.

    Air conditioning and heating units are a part of your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system. The full potential energy and cost savings of a new, energy efficient heating or cooling unit is only possible when the HVAC system is working with the home’s system.

  • Scared on the Square

     About 4,000 people attended Friday’s Trick or Treat on the Square.


    Hodgenville City Council
    Hodgenville City Council meets 7 p.m. the second Monday at Hodgenville Civic Center (city hall).

    Creative Corner
    The group meets the first Monday each month at 10 a.m. at the Buffalo Baptist Church Annex.

    LaRue County Board of Adjustments
    LaRue County Board of Adjustments meets 6 p.m. Monday, quarterly. Applications must be received in advance for meetings. Call Land of Lincoln Planning and Zoning at 270-358-0830 for more information.

    LaRue County Board of Education

  • Library holds reception for Lisa Williams

    Lisa Williams, an employee of the LaRue County Public Library, has earned her paraprofessional certification for librarians.
    The library is hosting a reception for her 5 p.m. Nov. 7 with punch and cookies.