Community News

  • Fundraising calendar - October 12, 2016

    Relay for Life fundraiser

    Freedom’s Angels will have a fundraiser at Mr. Gatti’s in Elizabethtown on Wednesday, October 12 from11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please pick up a certificate on the order counter to benefit Relay for Life.

  • Community calendar - October 12, 2016

    ALES Fall Festival

    Abraham Lincoln Elementary School will have a superhero theme Fall Festival. Students can come dressed as their favorite superhero. Food will be served at 5:30 p.m. and games will be from 6 to 8 p.m. October 14. Food will be Charlie’s Hoagies and pizza. This event is open to the community.

    HES Fall Festival

    Hodgenville Elementary School PTSO will host a Disney Theme Fall Festival from 6 to 8 p.m. October 14. They will have a silent auction, food, Kona Ice and games. This event is open to the community.

  • Cooking corner - October 3, 2016



    1 can (15.5 oz) packed pumpkin

    1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk

    3 large eggs

    3/4 cup sugar

    1/4 teaspoon salt

    1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice

    1 cup unsalted butter, melted

    1 cup chopped pecans

    1 package yellow cake mix

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 9x13 pan

    Combine first 6 ingredients together. Pour into pan. Gently sprinkle the cake mix over mixture. Top with pecans. Drizzle melted butter over mixture.

  • Hodgenville news - October 3, 2016

    Thought for the week: A secret to happiness is letting every situation be what it is instead of what you think it should be and then making the best of it.

  • Blood drive held
  • Underwood wins Jamboree show
  • Jaggers Reunion held

    The 72nd reunion of the descendants of the seven daughters of the late Kate and Everett Jaggers was held on Saturday, July 23, 2016 with 92 attending – cousins, spouses and children. Six of the seven daughters’ families were represented:

    OLLIE: Genrose Meers, Charles Meers, Fran Brennan, Mike & Polley Dailey, J.T. & Patsy Thomas;

  • Senior calendar - October 3, 2016

    LaRue County Senior Dance

    There will be a senior dance at the LaRue County Senior Center in Hodgenville this Friday from 7 to 10 p.m.  Admission is $4 each and music will be provided by the Prime Time Band. All ages are welcome to attend. For more information call 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437 or email jmarwalt@comcast.net.

    Elizabethtown Senior Dance

  • Reunion calendar - October 3, 2016


    The Gibson-Milby family reunion will be at 11 a.m. on October 9 at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Mount Sherman. The reunion will be in the family center behind the church. Potluck begins at noon. For more information call 270-324-3186.

    Nelson Family Reunion

    The Nelson Family Reunion will be October 16 at 1 pm (ET) at the Coon Hunter’s Club in Summersville. Meal will be potluck.

  • Community calendar - October 3, 2016

    Library book signing

    The LaRue County Public Library will have a book signing and discussion by local author Paul Hornback at 6 p.m. on October 6. Hornback’s book, God Still Remembers Me: Devotions for Facing Alzheimer’s Disease with Faith, has recently been published in a new edition. Please join us in talk with the author.

    Free movie matinee