• Food Service Inspections

    The following food sanitation inspections were conducted by the LaRue County Health Center.

  • ShopKo plans donations to schools

    Shopko Hometown Foundation has launched a program called, “Help Us Give Back.” For every signature Shopko Hometown in Hodgenville receives by Dec. 24, the Shopko Hometown Foundation will make a $1 donation to LaRue County Public Schools (up to $2,000) as part of its Help Us Give Back initiative, a program that is being run in all 181 store locations. Customers can sign their name once a day to show their support; no donation or purchase is required. 

  • Ruthie's history to be preserved at Decades

     Less than a month after the closing of a landmark restaurant, plans are in the works to salvage its history.

  • Bruckheimers open new business

    Linda Bruckheimer said she decided to open her new business, The Old Sugar Valley Country Store, on a whim.

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  • Home health service sold

    An Owensboro-based home health-care provider has moved into the Hardin County area after acquiring Lincoln Trail Home Health’s licenses.

    Community Home Health Care is one of nine groups that bid on Lincoln Trail Health Department’s home health branch, said Sara Jo Best, health department director.

    Community Home Health ultimately secured the licenses and has been providing its services to the area for about two months, said Terri Mattingly, regional director of sales and marketing.

  • Bruckheimer opens new store in Bloomfied

     Linda Bruckheimer said she decided to open her new business, The Old Sugar Valley Country Store, on a whim.

    She didn’t have months to prepare, but rather she had the idea for the store and ran with it.

    “I became aware of this heightened sense of Kentucky crafts,” she said. The store is “going back to the things Kentucky is best at.”

  • Hazle Farm Supply closes

     Hazle Farm Supply closed its doors Oct. 31.

  • Hamilton back at helm of Sunrise

     Crystal Hamilton, Sunrise Manor’s administrator, is back on the job.

  • BBB: Beware of bill payment scams

    Better Business Bureau is warning homeowners and business owners of a bill payment scam that is targeting utility customers.

    The caller claims to be a utility company employee (LG&E, KU, or Duke Energy), telling the customer their bill is overdue, and asks for immediate bill payment by Green Dot MoneyPak Card. If the customer does not cooperate, the caller threatens to disconnect the person’s electric or natural gas service.