• Jail log

    Kyle A. Bowlds, 22, of Hodgenville was charged with second degree criminal mischief and arrested on a bench warrant. He was later released on bond from LCDC. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department.

    Jacob Byers, 22, of Elizabethtown was arrested on a probation violation. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department/

  • Fiscal court approves transportation resolution

    The LaRue County Fiscal Court approved a resolution at their October 27 meeting that will allow the court to access funds from the state transportation cabinet for improvements on some county roads.

    Dennis Wells, director of emergency management, informed magistrates during the meeting that FEMA will reimburse the county $14,000-17,000 for costs involving snow removal during a winter storm in March.

  • Riggs sentenced for shooting

    A Hart County man was sentenced on Monday, November 2 in LaRue County Circuit Court for his involvement during a shooting in Hodgenville.

    Charles A. Riggs, 20, of Munfordville was sentenced to eight years in prison for second degree assault. The sentence is a result of a family gathering that ended in a shooting on Dan Dunn Road in Hodgenville on May 23, 2015.

  • News of Record, November 4, 2015

    Property Transfers

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

    Quitclaim deed, Anita H. Worner to Alvin Ray Worner, Sr., property on Cissal Hill Road.

    Reformation of title, Janet Higgason and Kenneth Wood Higgason, property in Hodgenville, FMV $59,000.

    Bill Sullivan and Jean Sullivan and Tony Sullivan and Sue Sullivan to Charles S. Miller and Amy N. Miller, property in Upton, $5,000.

    Rock Farms, LLC to Matthew Smith, property on Chaudoin Lane, $20,460.

  • Jail Log November 4, 2015

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, October 26 to Monday, November 4.

    Marcus R. Goldsmith, 42, of Buffalo was charged with theft by deception including cold checks under $500. He was later released from LCDC on bond.

    Lewis R. Ireland Jr., 45, of Magnolia was charged with failure to appear, trafficking in marijuana, engaging in organized crime and trafficking in a controlled substance. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

  • Jail log - Aug 5

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, July 27 to Monday, August 3

    Matthew R. Compton, 25, of Elizabethtown was charged with speeding 19 MPH over the speed limit and disorderly conduct, second degree. He was later released from LCDC on bond.

    Chasity Lynn Hodgens, 39, of Bardstown was charged with failure to appear and she remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Kimberly I Latondress, 29, of New Haven was charged with theft by deception-including cold checks under $500. She was later released from LCDC on bond.

  • Fiscal Court OKs order of succession discuss cleanup

    LaRue County Fiscal Court magistrates, meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville July 14, approved an order of succession in the event the county judge-executive becomes incapacitated.

    Those approved, in order, are Tony Stewart (first district), Ricky Whitlock(second district), Larry Howell(fourth district) and Ronald Dale Nunn(third district).

    County Judge Executive Tommy Turner explained why it was important to have this order in place.

  • 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.

  • Kolley trial moved to Oct. 12


    Samantha J. Kolley appeared in LaRue Circuit Court on Monday. Kolley (1992) was indicted Jan. 2012 by a LaRue County grand jury on a charge of theft by unlawful taking - auto, and complicity. She is accused of taking a 2007 Toyota Camry owned by 28-year-old Kristie Lynne Allen.

    Kolley, according to a witness, was accompanied by Abdullah White, 35, of Radcliff, as she drove away from a Buffalo residence in Allen’s vehicle. White was sentenced to 45 years June 1 for the murder of Allen. Her body was found inside the residence Dec. 30, 2011.

  • News of Record - July 8, 2015

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