Community News

  • Looking back at LaRue

    The Color Guard marched in downtown Hodgenville during a parade in 1950. Albert DeSpain was the commander. His wife Alene and son are in the background. 

  • Bookmobile Schedule

    Jan. 8 – Kingdom Kids, Senior Center, Taylor Mills Apartments, LaRue Trace Apartments, Morningside Apartments

  • Community Calendar

    Extension Council Leadership and Awards banquet

  • Senior Activities

     Public Retirees meet

  • Welcome, Ticky

    Claire Higginbotham, the 6-year-old daughter of Adam and Amanda Higginbotham of Lexington, was the winner of the Beaumont Branch, Lexington Public Library’s “Name the Crocodile” contest. There were 86 entries to name the mascot of the library’s reading program. Claire’s suggestion, “Ticky,” won. She received a special note from the library, a stuffed crocodile and a “Lile the Crocodile” storybook collection. She is the granddaughter of Bud and Linda Ireland  and great-granddaughter of Marie Parker, all of Hodgenville.

  • Fundraisers

    SpringHaven concert

  • Birth: Williamson

    Eric and Melissa Williamson of Hodgenville announce the birth of their daughter, Ava Marie Williamson, born at 8:45 a.m. on Dec. 24, 2013. She weighed 9 pounds 6 ounces and was 20 1/2-inches long.

    Ava Marie is the maternal granddaughter of Beverly Veirs and the late Roy Veirs of Hodgenville. She is the paternal granddaughter of Glenn and Karen Williamson of Buffalo.

  • Wedding: DeVore

    Angela Gail Morris and Kenneth W. DeVore were married July 21, 2013, at Hodgenville Christian Church. 

  • Anniversary: Thompson

    Melvin and Doris Dye Thompson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner held in their honor at Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist Church Dec. 29, 2013.

    The couple, married Dec. 28, 1963, have two children, Penny Viers and Darryl Thompson.

  • New Haven neighbors fear repeat of ’97 garage fire

    New Haven neighbors of a garage that caught fire and caused part of the city to evacuate nearly 17 years ago are claiming the owner is operating in violation of his previous agreement with the city and is endangering a nearby school.