Community News

  • Senior Calendar - September 16, 2015

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information call 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

    Daily activities

  • Fundraising calendar - September 16, 2015

    Freedom Angels Relay team

    Freedom Angels Relay team will hold a fundraiser at Mr. Gatti’s in Elizabethtown all day on September 17. Pick up a coupon at the counter or see Rosetta Lafallotte. For more information email lrosie57@aol.com

    LCHS cheerleaders BBQ chicken dinner

  • 1985 reunion

    LaRue County Class of 1985 will be having a 30 year reunion, October 17 at Arrowhead BBQ located at  195 Lee Oak Drive, Hodgenville from 6-11 p.m. The cost is $20 per person; this includes the meal. Money can be mailed to Diana Sadler Cottrell, 2935 Parker Grove Road, Magnolia, KY 42757 or Melanie Skaggs Read, 1540 Parker Grove Road, Magnolia, KY 42757 by October 1. For more information call 270-324-3917..

  • Flashback News - September 9, 2015

    It’s always fun to look back and reminisce, reflect on past events, read headlines from 5, 10, 15 or 20 years ago or spot funny pictures of friends and family. It’s good to look back remember where we were as a community.

    Join us once a month as we journey through time to news papers past and bring you clippings, head lines and stories from earlier editions of The LaRue County Herald News.

  • Community Calendar - September 9, 2015

    County Quilt Club

    The County Quilt Club will meet monthly at the Extension Office at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville on the 2nd Wednesdays of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a project to work on or any recent quilt work to show and share. During the next meeting on September 9, Myra Vance will be demonstrating a twisting pinwheel design. The free event is open to everyone.

    LaRue County Adult and Community Education

  • Community News - September 9, 2015

    I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend. The Durham High School reunion was last weekend in Campbellsville.

    First Baptist- Bible Study will be Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Septmber 10 at 6 p.m. will be choir rehearsal. Friend’s Day is Sunday, September 21. Rev. Wilkinson and First Baptist will fellowship with Eunice Church of God in Columbia. for Friend’s Day. Sunday, September 28 will be “Old Fashion Day.” Everyone is asked to dress in old attire as in the earlier years.

  • Hodgenville News - September 9, 2015

    Thought for the week:  Rain falls because the clouds can no longer handle the weight. Tears fall because the heart can no longer handle the pain!

    Out and About in Hodgenville: Woo hoo! I remembered the early deadline, so proud! I have really enjoyed the articles about the small businesses that are in Hodgenville. Congratulations to Tommie and Frankie Bell and Ray and Yvonne on their 60th wedding anniversary.

  • Cooking Corner - September 9, 2015

    Apple Crisp

    6 medium apples, cored,

    peeled and thinly sliced

    2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

    1 tablespoon sugar

    1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

    1/4 cup all-purpose flour

    1/2 cup quick-cooking rolled oats

    3 tablespoons light brown sugar

    2 tablespoons reduced-fat margarine 

    Preheat oven to 400 degree F. Coat a 9-inch microwave-safe pie plate with cooking spray.

  • Garden Club news - September 9, 2015
  • Wellness on Wheels

    Hardin Memorial Hospital’s WOW Wellness on Wheels is Monday, September 21 at Hometown IGA in Hodgenville from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event will provide preventative wellness screenings: blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index & blood glucose-no charge. Anemia screening-$5.00; Cholesterol panel which includes total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL, LDL and glucose for $20.00. No appointment necessary. For more information call 270- 234-4406.