Today's Features

  • By Jonathan Carl

    Guest Columnist

    The Olympics.  I love this season of International athletic competition.  Have you been watching the Olympics?  Have you ever imagined yourself competing in them?  Winning a medal?  Winning gold?

  • Everyone has troubles.  The old expression says, “It rains on the just and the unjust.”  So the question is, “How do we handle troubles when they come to us?”  One young man is jilted by his girl friend and he tries to commit suicide; while another man faces the same problem, but writes a song about it and makes a million dollars.  Trouble came to both, but the difference was how they chose to handle the problem.

  • Last Saturday was the Cobb Family Reunion. The reunion has been in existence for many years and open to the community, surrounding areas and family and friends from various states. This occasion always leads up to the following day which is always the homecoming at First Baptist Hodgenville.

  • Durred and Linda Gardner celebrated their sixtieth wedding anniversary on August 6, 2016 at Lincoln Memorial Baptist Church in Hodgenville. They were married on August 11, 1956. Mr. and Mrs. Gardner have three children, Kathy Smith of Waxahachie, Texas, Sue Hines of Hodgenville and Kenny Gardner of Hodgenville. They have ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. 

  • Nolin RECC has awarded in scholarship funds to LaRue County High School students.

    Scholarship awards include a $5,000 Bob Wade Sr. Memorial Scholarship to LCHS student Sara Gray and one $1,500 scholarship to LCHS student Chase Watson. Recipients may use the funds at any college or vocational school of their choice.

    Sara Gray is the recipient of Nolin’s $5,000 Bob Wade Sr. Memorial Scholarship. Her parents are Gilbert and Jessica Gray. Sara is attending Elizabethtown Community and Technical College to begin her studies in dental hygiene.

  • 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 Charles 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

    Daily activities

  • LCHS cheerleading championship

  • American Legion Law Enforcement dinner

    Hodgenville American Legion Post #87 will be hosting an appreciation dinner for local law enforcement, civil servants and other emergency responders on Saturday, August 13 from 2 to 5 p.m. The meal is free for all LaRue County law enforcement, civil servants and other emergency responders that are in uniform. The cost of the meal for everyone else is $10 each.

    Wellness on Wheels