Community News

  • Community News - November 15, 2017

    Congratulations to the LaRue County football team ending the season with a 10-2 record. These young men represented LaRue County proudly with dignity and pride. We are very proud of the team, coaches and staff.

    Troy Weathers memorial services were held last Friday morning at First Baptist Hodgenville with Reverend Scott Curle officiating. Kevin Hill’s Homegoing services were last Saturday afternoon at First Baptist Hodgenville with Reverend Aaron Moss and Reverend Terry Robertson officiating. Burial was at The Hubbard Cemetery.

  • HMH working on accepting those with Obamacare

    LaRue Countians who are currently selecting their plans during open enrollment of the Affordable Care Act are concerned about none of the available plans being accepted at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

  • Hunters for the Hungry

    Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has proclaimed November 13-17 as “Hunters for the Hungry Week” in honor of Kentucky Hunters for the Hungry (KHFH), a charitable volunteer-run organization that encourages hunters to harvest and donate deer each season.

  • Happy Fall Hunting
  • Hodgenville News - November 15, 2017

    Thought for the week: Only a life lived for others, is a life worthwhile!

    Our Relay for Life Fundraiser for Freedom Angels is November 16 at Gatti’s Pizza restaurant in Elizabethtown.

    Thinking of you wishes go out to Darlene Daugherty and family, Marion and Melissa Miller French, Priscilla Brown, Ann Stankovic, Harlis and Bessie LaFollette.

    Sympathy wishes go out to families of Robert Handley, Geraldine Matherly, Hope Mattingly, Donald Ed McClure, Henry Delmas Johnson, Bob Jennings and Norma Butler.

  • News of Record - November 15


    Probable cause was found for Rufus Eugene Harper Jr. and his case will be passed on to the LaRue County Grand Jury. He is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor, possession of marijuana and first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine).

    A $500 cash bench warrant was issued for Jamie Thomas Avery who failed to appear in court. She is charged with first degree disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and carrying a concealed deadly weapon.

  • Meredith named co-chairman of committee

    Senator Steve Meredith (R-Leitchfield) was recently appointed as the new co-chairman of the Government Contract Review Committee. Senator Meredith’s new co-chairmanship comes after former co-chairman, Senator Max Wise (R-Campbellsville), was recently elected as the new Senate Education Committee chairman.

  • CU Orchestra, Chorale performs

    In its fourth year, the Hodgenville Fall Music Event hosted the Campbellsville University Orchestra and Chorale for a free community concert Friday, November 10. The event was held at the Hodgenville Civic Center, and was funded by a group of local businesses and community leaders.

    Small groups of performers representing each of the musical entities visited area schools on Thursday prior to Friday’s presentation.

  • Hangin with Heroes Donation
  • Help needed: ‘Light up CreekFront’

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce is requesting the community’s help by asking business owners, community leaders or non-profit organizations to participate in the light display at Creekfront Park for this year’s holiday season.

    Information packets are available at the Chamber office, or you can call Executive Director Sandy Kidd at 270-358-3411 for more information.

    The deadline to sign up is Friday, November 17.