Today's Features

  • Benefit for Living Waters Guatemala Project

    “A Taste of Guatemala” a production of the Kentucky Vocal Union will be held Saturday, September 12, at the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown, KY. Tasting will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the singing at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 for adults and $20 for students. Benefit event is for the Living Waters Guatemala Project, and is sponsored by the Etown Rotary Club, First Presbyterian Church, and Mount Zion Baptist Church. For more information and tickets call 270-234-8258.

    Freedom Angels Relay team

  • Senior Dance

    A dance will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. on September 11, at LaRue County Senior Center, corner of Walters Avenue and Water Street in Hodgenville. Music featuring Prime Time Band. Admission will be $4 each. For more information contact Jim Walters 270-737-5655.

    Senior Dance

    A dance will be held from 6:30 to 10 p.m. on September 12, at Vaughn Reno Starks Community Center, Bishop Lane, Elizabethtown. Music featuring Prime Time Band. Admission will be $5 each. For more information contact Jim Walters 270-737-5655.

  • I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend. The Durham High School reunion was last weekend in Campbellsville.

    First Baptist- Bible Study will be Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Septmber 10 at 6 p.m. will be choir rehearsal. Friend’s Day is Sunday, September 21. Rev. Wilkinson and First Baptist will fellowship with Eunice Church of God in Columbia. for Friend’s Day. Sunday, September 28 will be “Old Fashion Day.” Everyone is asked to dress in old attire as in the earlier years.

  • Thought for the week:  Rain falls because the clouds can no longer handle the weight. Tears fall because the heart can no longer handle the pain!

    Out and About in Hodgenville: Woo hoo! I remembered the early deadline, so proud! I have really enjoyed the articles about the small businesses that are in Hodgenville. Congratulations to Tommie and Frankie Bell and Ray and Yvonne on their 60th wedding anniversary.

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital’s WOW Wellness on Wheels is Monday, September 21 at Hometown IGA in Hodgenville from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event will provide preventative wellness screenings: blood pressure, body fat analysis, body mass index & blood glucose-no charge. Anemia screening-$5.00; Cholesterol panel which includes total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL, LDL and glucose for $20.00. No appointment necessary. For more information call 270- 234-4406.

  • County Quilt Club

    The County Quilt Club will meet monthly at the Extension Office at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville on the 2nd Wednesdays of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a project to work on or any recent quilt work to show and share. During the next meeting on September 9, Myra Vance will be demonstrating a twisting pinwheel design. The free event is open to everyone.

    LaRue County Adult and Community Education

  • Apple Crisp

    6 medium apples, cored,

    peeled and thinly sliced

    2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

    1 tablespoon sugar

    1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

    1/4 cup all-purpose flour

    1/2 cup quick-cooking rolled oats

    3 tablespoons light brown sugar

    2 tablespoons reduced-fat margarine 

    Preheat oven to 400 degree F. Coat a 9-inch microwave-safe pie plate with cooking spray.

  • It’s always fun to look back and reminisce, reflect on past events, read headlines from 5, 10, 15 or 20 years ago or spot funny pictures of friends and family. It’s good to look back remember where we were as a community.

    Join us once a month as we journey through time to news papers past and bring you clippings, head lines and stories from earlier editions of The LaRue County Herald News.