Community News

  • Anniversary - September 23, 2015

    Jim and Betty Cooper will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on September 26.

  • Young basket weavers place in contest

    Elizabeth Marcum won first place at Hart County Fair basket contest. She also won first and Champion on her basket and oil painting in 4-H at Adair County Fair. She won first and over all in the basket weaving contest and first with her oil painting in 4-H at the Kentucky State Fair.

    Alayna Marcum won second place at Hart County Fair basket contest and first place in 4-H at Adair County Fair. Their grandmother, Janet Marcum taught the girls how to make baskets.

  • Fundraising calendar - September 23, 2015

    Bar“B”Que Dinner Auction and Golf Scramble

    St. Jude Charity Bar“B”Que Dinner, Auction and Golf Scramble will be held October 10, 2015 at the LaRue County Country Club. Golf Scramble sign in begins at Noon, Scramble begins at 1 p.m.. Entry fee is $240 per team or $60 per player. Pulled pork dinner will be available 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., dine in or carry out. For more information contact Tommy Locke, 270-358-3710 or email tommylocke@hotmail.com.

  • Hodgenville Rotary Club - September 16, 2015
  • Anniversary - Mike and Rachel Reed

    Mike and Rachel (Taylor) Reed of Winchester will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on September 20 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Hollyrood. The reception will be hosted by their children Chris and Josh Reed.

    They were married September 17, 1965 at Magnolia Baptist Church in LaRue County by Rev. Richard Shields.

  • Photo stirs memories

    In the September 2 issue of The LaRue County Herald News Lost in LaRue featured a picture of an abandoned house on Goodin Williams Road. Since then the picture has stirred quite a bit of interest.

    Velma Wells contacted the Herald to share information and some of her memories about the house that was pictured.

  • September proclaimed preparedness month

    In conjunction with National Preparedness Month, Gov. Steve Beshear proclaimed September as Preparedness Month in Kentucky.

    Partnering with Kentucky Emergency Management, LaRue County Emergency Management urge Kentuckians to “BE AWARE – BE PREPARED – HAVE A PLAN.”

  • ENGAGEMENT: Rowland - Dohn

    Shannon Rowland of Mt. Sherman and Frank Rowland of Louisville are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Madeline Paige Rowland to Calvin Ronald Dohn, son of Joe and Glenda Dohn of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Handley and Edna Milby of Mt. Sherman. The prospective groom is the grandson of Dixie Farmer Pearman of Hodgenville and the late John T. Pearman, Fred and Nannie Dohn of Rineyville, Ruby Sherrard Berry of Rineyville and the late Willie J. Berry.

  • Marriage: Hutchins - Andrews

    Karyn Hutchins and Dale Andrews II were married June 26, 2015 at the home of the bride’s parents. Karyn is the daughter of Rob and Nina Hutchins of Buffalo.   Dale is the son of Dale and Jan Andrews of Big Cove, Alabama. A reception was held at South Fork Baptist Church. Both Karyn and Dale are graduates of LCHS. They reside in LaGrange, Kentucky.

  • Reunion calendar - September 9, 2015

    Will and Sally Burba Family and Friends

    Family and friends of Will and Sally Burba are invited to attend the family reunion on September 13 at 1 pm in the Ovesen Heights Baptist Church Family Life Center. For more information contact Dawn Donovan at 270-763-3662.

    Slayton Reunion

    Slayton reunion will be held at, 12:30 p.m., September 20, at the Senior Citizen’s building in Hodgenville. Bring covered dish and utensil to serve your food with. Every one welcome. For more information contact Geneva Milby at 270-324-3543.