Today's Features

  • 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.

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  • LaRue County Class of 1971

    The LaRue County High School class of 1971 will have their reunion at 5 p.m. on October 22 at Paula’s Hot Biscuit. The chili supper will be $15 per person. All classmates and spouses welcome.

  • Bake sale

    A bake sale will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 21 at Lincoln Way in Hodgenville. All proceeds go to the Fall Festival candidate Olivia Clark. For more information call April Clark at 270-234-3868.

    LaRue Co. Fire Dept. Open House

    The LaRue County Fire Department will have an open house from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 22 at their firehouse on East Water Street in Hodgenville. The open house will include fire safety demonstrations. Equipment will also be on display and handouts will be available.

  • Revival at Sunrise Manor

    Revival will be at Sunrise Manor at 7 p.m. October 19, 20 and 21. Brother Billy Curle will bring the message. There will be special music each evening. Everyone is welcome.

    Chili Supper Union Band Baptist Church

    Union Band Baptist Church will have their annual chili supper at 6 p.m. on October 22. Bring sandwiches or dessert. For more information contact Shirley Carter at 270-696-3281.

    Union Band Baptist Church

  • Recently my wife and I traveled to Sandersville, Georgia for my 60th high school class reunion.  Only 18 of a class of 71 were able to attend.  Several have died and others were not able to make the trip.  As the class president in 1955-56 they asked me to speak to the group.

  • 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.

  • This past weekend was the seventh retreat for our knitting group KYknitwits in Berea,KY. There were ten members present. It was beautiful weather, great fellowship and lots of laughter.

    Thinking of you wishes goes out to my Aunt Bessie LaFollette, Edna Williams and family.

    Sympathy wishes go out to family and friends of Robert Day, Martha Loyall, Arnold Lobb, Irvine Butler, Ruby Hornback and Boyce Skaggs.

  • Central Kentucky Community Action Council will begin the “Subsidy” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that provides heating assistance to eligible households on November 11, 2016.

    The significant cost of energy to heat homes leaves many households unable to fully meet heating bills or purchase sufficient bulk fuel to keep their families safe and warm. Central Kentucky Community Action Council, Inc. stands ready to help.

  • 24th District State Representative Terry Mills recently announced that the House Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians will hold its fifth meeting at 10 a.m. (EDT) on Friday, October 14 at the LaRue County High School in Hodgenville.

    House Speaker Greg Stumbo established the Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians, made up of a bipartisan group of state representatives, to study issues and problems that affect Kentucky’s population in need of support.