Local News

  • Glen Rice Christmas Concert is December 4

    Glen Rice and Friends concert series will hold a “Christmas Celebration” concert on Sunday, December 4 at the Hardin County Schools’ Performing Arts Center in Elizabethtown.

  • Barn lost in fire
  • Jail log - November 30, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, November 21 to Monday, November 28

    Mark Allen Casey, 37, of Union City, Tennessee was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, reckless driving, first degree criminal mischief, failure to maintain required insurance and first degree wanton endangerment. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Troy Lynn Keeling, 43, of Georgetown, Indiana was charged with violation of Kentucky EPO/DVO. He was later released from 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.

    Gregory K. Pickerell and Lisa Pickerell and Nicholas R. Pickerell and Jessica P. Pickerell to Gregory K. Pickerell, tract #2 of the Dane and Greg Pickerell Agricultural Division, FMV$400,000.

    Ronald L. Sanders and Mary Kaye Sanders to Ronald L. Sanders and to Mary Kaye Sanders, tract A of the record plat Ronald L. Sanders Division, no monetary consideration; reformation of title.

  • Fiscal Court reviews sign ordinance

    LaRue County Fiscal Court, meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville November 21, approved the first reading of an amended viewshed corridor ordinance concerning where signs are prohibited along parts of Lincoln Parkway and Bardstown Road (U.S. 31E).

    The amendment deleted a Viewshed Protection subsection stating that property zoned agricultural within the viewshed protection areas is exempt from the requirements of the ordinance.

  • Signage issues reviewed by Hodgenville council

    The allowance of signage on billboards on certain roadways was discussed during the monthly Hodgenville City Council meeting on Monday, November 14.

  • Veterans Day program at LCHS
  • Pearman Forest receives repairs, maintenence

    The walking trail at Pearman Forest in LaRue County has recently received several repairs and maintenance

    The trail is located in the LaRue County Environmental Education and Research Center on Leafdale Road in Hodgenville. LaRue County Judge-Executive Tommy Turner said the trail was in need of some work. He said they recently had the trail cleared and sprayed to kill the undergrowth and also replaced a rail on a bridge that was damaged after a limb had fallen on it.

  • Hornback joins the Alzheimer's Association National Board of Directors

    The Alzheimer’s Association announces the election of Paul Hornback of Hodgenville to its national Board of Directors.

    Hornback joins current board members in steering the strategic direction of the Association as it carries out its mission to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Hornback was elected to a two-year term of service.

  • Single vehicle accident on Greensburg Road