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  • Goodtime Cruiser's Cruise-In, June 16

     The June 16 classic car cruise-in, sponsored by the Goodtime Cruisers on Lincoln Square, was well-attended, despite the intermittent rain. The cruise-ins will continue on the third Saturday of each month through October.

  • Teacher's 'Warrior Dash' inspired by local children

    Three children were the motivation for 42-year-old Jamie Hardin to compete in the first-ever Warrior Dash held in Kentucky.  
    The Warrior Dash, a 3.5-mile race with 13 different obstacles, is an effort to raise money for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and was held in Lebanon on Saturday. Hardin was inspired to compete in the event because of three kids she knows who are currently dealing with cancer.

  • Dinky Gowen entertains children at library program

    Dinky Gowen, Master of Illusion, made a white dove appear from nowhere Friday at the LaRue County Public library during the summer reading program. The magician performed for a crowd of more than 30 children and their parents.

  • Boil water advisory; Fairview Lane

    The City of Hodgenville Tuesday issued a boil water advisory for residents on Fairview Drive.

    The advisory was issued after a waterline break in the Fairview Drive area. No other areas were affected, according to reports from the city.

    Residents are advised to boil all water used for drinking and cooking until further notice.

    For more information contact City Hall at 270-358-3832 or the Hodgenville Water Plant at 270-358-8717.  

  • PHOTO: Swimming Tuggles

     Tuggles, a Jack Russell terrier, retrieved a ball Friday from the LaRue County Park and Recreation swimming pool.

  • Teddy Bear Picnic well-attended

     The Teddy Bear Picnic hosted by the LaRue County Public Library was a good time for everybody on Thursday afternoon, with laughter coming from both the kids and the “grown-ups” in attendance.  

  • Wetherbee's class finishes bicentennial basket set

     Twenty-four students completed the fourth in a series of Lincoln-themed baskets last week.

  • Teen seriously injured in motorcycle wreck

    A New Haven man is in stable condition in a Lexington hospital following a motorcycle crash Sunday night.

  • Mitchell honored in 'Bucks for Bright Ideas'

     The 13 winners in the 2012 Buck$ for Bright Ideas program are one step closer to making their business dreams a reality.

     “We will be meeting with each winner to determine their needs and we will tailor the award to meet those needs,” said Doug Rohrer, Associate Vice President for Research and Development at Western Kentucky University and Executive Director of the Central Region Innovation and Commercialization Center.

  • Hart County offers tire amnesty

     Improperly disposed of tires are unsightly and can harbor disease-carrying mosquitoes.

    At times, residents hesitate to dispose properly of the waste tires due to a small service fee.

    On July 19-21, Hart County, in partnership with the Division of Waste Management is sponsoring a tire amnesty program that is open to all Kentucky residents for free disposal of an unlimited number of tires.

    The event will be held at 1545 Main Street (US 31W) in Munfordville.