• Two plead guilty to trafficking charges


    Co-defendants Amy Nicole Loyall and Cassidy Merrick Loyall both pleaded guilty to several charges June 30 in LaRue County Circuit Court.

    Amy N. Loyall (1986) of New Haven was sentenced to one year, diverted, for first degree trafficking in a controlled substance, Adderall, a drug used to treat attention deficit disorders and narcolepsy. Thirteen other charges were dismissed.

  • Marriages Licenses


    The following marriage licenses have been issued in LaRue County.

    Barbara Ellen Yoder 23, and Lester J. Miller, 30, both of Hodgenville.

    Kimberly Harrod Hutchinson, 53, and Ronaldshaw Meyer, Jr., 55, both of Buffalo.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the LaRue County Clerk’s Office in Hodgenville.

    Justin Ward and Karen Ward to Christopher Doyle and Lashanna Doyle, property west of Hodgenville-Hammonsville Road, $79,000.

    Robert Jewell and Amanda Jewell to Robert Jewell and Amanda Jewell, tracts of LaRue County, Lillie Mae Hazelwood Agricultural Division and tract near the Talley Community, FMV $246,805.

    Linda Hawks, to Jess Wayne Cundiff and Mary Lynette Cundiff, property north of Hwy. 52, $35,000.

  • 3 arrested in 2 incidents

    Officers from the LaRue County Sheriff’s office were dispatched to a residence on LG&E Road in Magnolia June 13 on an alleged assault charge.

    The caller stated that she had been stabbed by her husband/ex-husband.

    She was treated at the scene by EMS for stab wounds on her forearm, but refused transport.

  • Logsdon turns himself in

    After being missing for just over two weeks, a man wanted in connection with a road-rage event in Grayson County turned himself in.

    Terry R. Logsdon, 31, of Mount Sherman, was arrested Wednesday, June 10 on felony counts stemming from the May 24 incident.

    Logsdon was wanted for two counts of first-degree assault, third degree terroristic threatening, two counts of third-degree criminal mischief, and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

  • Guilty plea yields 3 years for abuse

    Amanda Banks of Hodgenville pleaded guilty June 2 in Hardin Circuit Court to one count of second-degree criminal abuse. She was sentenced to three years in prison. The sentence carries with it a 15 percent parole eligibility.

    As part of her sentence, Banks is required to attend a batterers intervention program, undergo a mental health assessment and complete recommendations from each.

  • White moved to state facility

    Abdullah White, sentenced last week for the 2011 murder of Kristie L. Allen, has been moved from the LaRue County Detention Center to the Roederer Assessment Complex in La Grange, Oldham County, Ky.

    The facility processes all male felons moving into the Kentucky Department of Corrections system and is responsible for calculating all sentences.

  • I'm at peace

    Abdullah R. White, 38, of Radcliff, was formally sentenced Monday morning in the LaRue County Circuit Court for the 2011 murder of Kristie L. Allen.

    Allen’s parents, Beverly and David Allen, stood a few feet from White to make victim impact statements. They spoke to White with tones of forgiveness and reconciliation.

    “I’m at peace. I hope someday you find God,” said Beverly Allen. “You’re going to need him.”

  • Family Gathering Turns Violent

       An altercation during a family get together, ended in a shooting on Dan Dunn Road in Hodgenville at 7:38 p.m. Saturday, May 23.

  • News of Record: May 13, 2015

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in LaRue District Court: ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Program. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.