• Meth cases dominate LaRue Grand Jury docket

    The LaRue County Grand Jury indicted 22 people on February 20, including eight people on manufacturing meth charges.

    Meth bust neat courthouse

    The Grand Jury indicted four people for complicity to manufacture meth in a case that was investigated by Hodgenville Police Sergeant James Richardson after a meth lab was discovered next to the LaRue County Courthouse on January 27.

  • Jail log - March 1, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, February 17 to Friday, February 24

    Amanda Louise Alfes, 36, of Hodgenville, first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), first degree trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, controlled substance endangerment to a child.

  • Hodgenville woman sentenced for embezzling over $540,000

    The former bookkeeper of an Elizabethtown health provider was sentenced this week to 12 months and one day in prison and ordered to pay $541,224.88 in restitution by Senior Judge Thomas B. Russell, for embezzling funds through wire fraud announced United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.

    Jeanne E. Goodsell, of Hodgenville was charged in a seven count criminal information, on May 8, 2015 and entered a guilty plea to all charges on June 4, 2015.

  • LaRue County Circuit Court Briefs

    John G. Price had a review for permanent counsel and he will be represented by Mark Rice. He is charged with complicity to manufacture methamphetamine, first degree complicity of a controlled substance, complicity of unlawful possession of a meth precursor and drug paraphernalia.

    Christopher J. Die was scheduled for a show cause hearing and had a bench warrant previously issued. He was declared a fugitive.

  • Building permits: January 2017

    1/3/2017, LD17-01, Terry Taylor, land division

    1/3/2017, CUP17-01, Donetta Eastridge

    1/6/2017, BP17-001, Amanda Milby, Residence

    1/12/2017, BP17-002, Ethan Metcalf, Residence

    1/18/2017, BP17-003, Austin Wood, Residence

    1/18/2017, BP17-004, Luis Serrano, Storage

    1/18/2017, RZ17-04, Gilbert Hiser, rezoning

    1/18/2017, VAR17-01, Robert Rutledge, Variance

    1/20/2017, CUP17-01, Donetta Eastridge, conditional use

    1/20/2017, RZ17-05, Connie Penalvert, rezoning

  • Jail Log - February 8

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, January 27 to Friday, February 3

    Michael K. Caffee, 36, of Hodgenville, receiving stolen property (under $10,000), possession of marijuana, trafficking in a controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school.

    Jason Clark, 26, of Elizabethtown, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence with minor injury).

    Thomas Arthur Cummins, Jr., 39, of Hodgenville, fourth-degree assault (domestic violence).

  • Jail log - January 25, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, January 13 to Friday, January 20.

    Chad Byers, 45, of Barlow was charged with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with physical evidence. He remains lodged in LCDC

    Tina M. Cunningham, 47, of Hodgenville was charged with theft by deception. She was released from LDCD on bond.

    Jermaine P. Dyer, 32, of Radcliff was charged with flagrant nonsupport, he remains lodged in LCDC.

  • Jail log - January 18, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, January 6 to Friday, January 13

    Matthew Bennett, 35, Mt. Sherman was charged with flagrant non-support. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Jessie Brown, 22, of New Haven was charged with a probation violation. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Grace Clark, 45, of Hodgenville was charged with disregarding a stop sign and driving on a DUI suspended license. She remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

  • News of Record

    Property Transfers

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

    Lincoln National Bank to F. Mitchell Grimes and Charlotte F. Grimes, property in LaRue County.

    K. K. Flowers and Gifts Shop, LLC to Austin T. Wood, property in LaRue County, $14,000.

    Ami Druen to Joshua Taylor and Hillary Taylor, property in Buffalo, FMV $30,000.

    Frances E. Boley to Joe Wolf, property on Hwy 583, $235,000.

  • Jail log

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, December 30 to Friday, January 6

    Amanda Banks, 35, of Hodgenville was charged with failure to wear seat belts, failure to notify of an address change, possessing a license when privileges are revoked and license to be in possession. She was later released from LCDC on bond.

    Dalton D. Carter, 20, of Buffalo was charged with violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. He remains lodged in LCDC.