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Community News

  • Library has several new DVDs

    The LaRue County Public Library has several new offerings.
    They include:
    DVDs – Spirited Away, Dumbo, Spooky Buddies, Hanna, Thor, Ponyo, Barbie: Princess Charm School, I Love Lucy, The Dog Who Saved Halloween, Enchanted and Friendly Persuasion.
    For more information about offerings or programs, contact Dana Jolly at 358-3851.

  • CU professor to describe dig in Jordan

    Campbellsville University professor of Old Testament and Hebrew, Dr. Dwayne Howell is scheduled to lecture in Badgett Academic Support Center's Banquet Hall, Monday Oct. 17, 5-6 p.m., at 110 University Drive, Campbellsville.

    Howell's lecture will focus on his archeological dig in Jordan. This lecture is titled "What I did on my summer vacation."

    Howell's lecture will be a part of the 2011 Biblical and Theological Lectures presented by Campbellsville University's School of Theology.

  • BIRTH: Bryce Keith Hutcherson

    Brian Hutcherson and Jerrilynn Whaley of Hodgenville announce the birth of a son, Bryce Keith Hutcherson.

    Bryce Keith was born July 8, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces and was 19-inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Richard and Debbie Mayo of Hodgenville.

    Paternal grandparents are Pat and Hanya Williamson and Jina and Jason Hutcherson, all of Hodgenville.

  • PHOTO: The Sweet Shoppe goes 'Kentucky Proud'

    Paula Durham of The Sweet Shoppe in Hodgenville, right, talks to Kim Sweazy of Frankfort about her products at the Kentucky Proud Incredible Food Show Oct. 8 in Lexington. About 100 exhibitors greeted thousands of visitors to the third annual Incredible Food Show, which featured brother chefs Michael and Bryan Voltaggio.

  • BIRTH: Family welcomes Jaymison Alazander Mariece Ulis

    Ashley Clairmont of Hodgenville and Syd Ulis of Louisville wish to announce the birth of a son, Jaymison Alazander Mariece Ulis.

    Jaymison was born on Sept. 22, 2011, at Norton’s Hospital. He weighed 2 pounds 4 ounces and was 14 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Lisa and Harold Sheroon of Hodgenville.

    Paternal grandparents are Monte and Charlotte Ulis of Virginia.

    Joseph Warren of Hodgenville is a great-grandfather.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Nicole Vinson and Kevin O'Bryant

    Nicole Vinson and Kevin O’Bryant, both of Charleston, W.V., wish to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Stephanie Vinson and Charles Vinson of Charleston. She is an interior designer.

    The prospective groom is the son of Nada Routt O’Bryant and the late Michael O’Bryant of Hodgenville. He is a CPA and part owner of Electronic Health Records Solutions.

    The wedding is Oct. 22, 2011, in Charleston. Invitations have been mailed.

  • Veterans Day Parade and program planned

    The third annual Veteran’s Day parade and ceremony will be Nov. 6.

    The parade begins at 2 p.m. Parade entries must sign in 1-1:30 p.m. at Hodgenville United Methodist church; line up on Creekfront Road by 1:45 p.m. Entry forms are available at the LaRue County Chamber of Commerce, City Hall or The LaRue County Herald News.

  • COLUMN: Know your credit score

    Many people are aware that their credit score is important, but do not really understand what it is or how to build a strong credit score. Your credit score is an indicator of the likelihood that you will be able to repay a loan according to the original loan terms, meaning that you pay your loan on time.

  • BIRTH: DeSpains welcome Gavin Scott

    Scott and Jill DeSpain of Loretto announce the birth of a son, Gavin Scott DeSpain.

    Gavin Scott was born at 8:48 p.m. Sept. 23, 2011, at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. He weighed 6 pounds 6.5 ounces and was 20-inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Charles and Thelma Thompson of Holy Cross.

    Paternal grandparents are Geneva Cecil of New Haven and the late Edward DeSpain of Howardstown.

  • COLUMN: Chamber planning Trick-or-Treat on the Square

    This year seems to be flying by, but that must be because of everything that the Chamber is involved in and working on. The holiday season is almost here and that is very exciting because two of the Chamber's biggest events are just around the corner.

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Hodgenville have finalized plans for Trick-or-Treat on Lincoln Square and Christmas at Creekfront.