Community News

  • Where's Waldo? Maybe at The Herald News

    Waldo, the sneaky little guy in big glasses and a red and white striped shirt, turns 25 this year.

    Lincoln’s Loft Bookstore in Hodgenville will be hosting a “Where’s Waldo?” Scavenger Hunt event in July.

    It’s your mission to find Waldo at participating businesses.

  • Senior Activities - July 3, 2013

     Prime Time Band to perform

  • Stephens honored by Chamber

     LaRue County Chamber of Commerce President Elect Kenny Rambo presents current Chamber President Pam Stephens with a service plaque for her service to the Chamber this past year.

  • Optometrists attend Educational Congress

     Dr. David Woody and Dr. Lisa Sloan Woody, optometrists with Bardstown Eye Care Center, attended the Kentucky Optometric Association’s 111th Annual Spring Educational Congress in April at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington. 

    They attended lectures on the latest updates in eye care and disease. The conference also included an exhibit hall featuring the latest products and services. 

    The Woodys reside with their son, Matthew Thomas, in Bardstown, where they both began practicing optometry in 1993.

  • Magnolia High School Class of 1950

     Magnolia High School Class of 1950 held a reunion May 9, 2013, at Decades Restaurant in Magnolia. Front from left, Mary Lou and Clifford Owen, Norman Rock, W.A. “Doc” Rock; back, Grover and Frances Close, Audrey “Diddle” McCubbins, Kenneth Milby, Martha and Cleo Owen, Juanita Shelton and Charline Akins. The group toured the old Magnolia Elementary School gym and reminisced about their basketball coach, Lawrence Reed.

  • CU to present ‘Annie Get Your Gun’

     Campbellsville University’s Theater Department and Town Hall Productions are presenting “Annie Get Your Gun” for five showings July 4-7 at CU’s Russ Mobley Theater in the Alumni Building at 114 University Drive, Campbellsville.

  • Birth Announcement - Rust

     Nate and Amber Rust of New Haven announce the birth of a daughter, Chloe Faith Rust, born May 14, 2013. She weighed 10 pounds 2 ounces and was 20-inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Mike and Renee Brewer of Magnolia.

    Paternal grandparents are Steve and Pam Rust of New Haven.

  • Flowers - Lindsey to wed

     Kevin and Beverly Flowers of Munfordville are honored to announce the wedding of their daughter, Aleasha Flowers to Jacob Lindsey, son of Tim and Teresa Lindsey of Horse Cave.

    The bride to be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Sheffer of Hodgenville.

    The wedding is 4 p.m. CST July 27, 2013, at their home at 365 West Union St., Munfordville. A reception will follow on their farm.

    All friends and family are invited.

  • Bookmobile Schedule

    July 3 – Walnut Street, Upton, Westpoint Bank, Watch Me Grow, Maxine Road, New Jackson Highway
    July 8 – Rose Circle, Goodin-Williams Road, Slack Road, Trumbo Road, Dan Dunn Road, Salem Church Road
    July 9 – Sunrise Manor summer program, Poplar Avenue, South L&N, Sunrise Manor, Campbellsville Road
    July 10 – Kingdom Kids, Senior Center, Taylor Mills, LaRue Trace Apartments, Morningside Apartments
    July 11 – First Friends, Paula’s Hot Biscuit, East Main, Williams Street

  • Office Hours

    Hodgenville City Hall
    8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Monday – Friday

    Land of Lincoln Planning and Zoning
    8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Monday – Friday
    Closed for lunch
    Electrical permits sold 8-9:30 a.m.

    LaRue County Attorney
    7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Monday – Friday
    Closed noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday only

    LaRue County Board of Education
    7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Monday – Friday