Community News

  • Fundraising calendar - April 27, 2016

    Buffalo Fire and Rescue

    The Buffalo Fire and Rescue have a free 8x10 professional color family portrait for a donation of $25 or more. A representative from Parish Promotions will go door to door in the coverage area with an I.D. to collect and give out receipts. Buffalo Fire and Rescue is asking for $25 or more to help with purchasing turnout gear.

    Relay for Life – Mission of Hope

    Mission of Hope will be selling tee shirts for $15 as advertised on LaRue County Relay for Life Facebook page. Contact Beth Williams at 1missionofhope@gmail.com

  • Community Calendar - April 27, 2016

    Lincoln Trail Board Meeting

    The Lincoln Trail Area Development District Board of Directors will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 27 at the River of Life Church in Springfield.

    American Legion 87

    The American Legion Post 87 will have a dinner to honor veterans in appreciation for their service on Saturday April 30 from 5 to 7 p.m.

    The American Legion post 87 in Hodgenville is looking for vendors to set up at the Saturday Flea Market beginning on May 7. Set up fee is $25. For more information call 270-723 1533.

  • Senior Calendar - April 20, 2016

    LaRue County senior dance

    A senior dance will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. on Friday, April 22 at LaRue County Senior Center.

    Admission is $4 each and the Prime Time Bandwill be providing the special music. For more information call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437. You can also email him at jmarwalt@comcast.net.

    Elizabethtown senior dance

  • Getting Crafty
  • Community news - April 20, 2016

    On Sunday morning, Reverend Jeff Yocum was the guest speaker at First Baptist in the absence of our pastor Reverend Joe Morgan. Morgan, his wife and daughter were visiting guest at First Sunday.

    This Wednesday through Friday will be Spring Revival at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home at 7 p.m. The Wednesday evening speaker will be Reverend Sid Lewis, Thursday evening speaker is Reverend Mike Williams and Friday evening speaker is Reverend Billy Curle.

  • Hodgenville News - April 20, 2016

    Thought for the week: Life’s journey is not to arrive at the grave safely in a well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, totally worn out, shouting “holy crap” what a ride.

  • Cooking Corner - April 20, 2016

    Quick and Easy Peanut Butter Balls

    2 cups powder sugar

    2 cups peanut butter

    4 teaspoon unsalted butter

    1/4 teaspoon salt

    1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

    Mix together, roll into balls and freeze for 15 minutes


    12 oz chocolate chips

    2 teaspoon coconut oil

    Together Dip balls in chocolate mixture

  • Reunion calendar - April 20, 2015

    E-town Sportswear Reunion

    A reunion for former employees of Elizabethtown Sportswear will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 23 at the Nolin RECC building in Elizabethtown. Paper products and meat will be provided. Bring a covered dish or drink. For more information contact Judy Pawley at 270-862-3889 or Jean Lyons at 270-765-6472.

  • Community Calendar - April 20, 2016

    Chamber golf scramble

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Scramble will be held April 22. For more information contact the Chamber office at 270-358-3411.

    Sensational Salads Class

    A Sensational Salads Class will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 26 at the LaRue County Extension Office at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville. Class is open to everyone, no registration is required and is sponsored by the County Homemaker organization. For more information call 270-358-3401.

    LaRue County Republican Party

  • Getting ready for Derby

    Residents of the Hodgenville Housing Authority enjoyed creating their own Derby hat designs recently. Resident activities were provided by Lisa Pullin with Intrepid Healthcare Services and Dana Howell with the Hodgenville Housing Authority.