Local News

  • Burglary arrest leads to meth arrest

    A local man was arrested for meth possession last Tuesday while police responded to a residence to serve a burglary warrant.

    According to the LaRue County Sheriff’s Office, they initially responded to a residence on New Jackson Highway to serve a burglary warrant on Caitlin Veirs, 23, of Sonora. Veirs was arrested in connection with a burglary that occurred on Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville last month.

  • News of Record: August 24, 2016

    Property Transfers

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

    Jonathan Gale Strader McClure to Connie Strader Trumbo in consideration of dividing the property inherited from Betty Jean Strader, 2 parcels in or near Lyons, Parcel 1 FMV $47,400. Parcel 2 FMV $35,000.

    Bonnie C. Hickman to Stephan K. Clyde aka Steve Clyde and Sue Ann Clyde, two tracts in Jericho Hill Subdivision, $20,000.

  • Jail log - August 17, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center

    from Monday, August 1 to Monday, August 15.

    Matthew L. Bennett, 34, Hodgenville was charged with second degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), first degree possession of a control substance (methamphetamine), drug paraphernalia and TBUT or DISP shoplifting under $500. He remains lodged in LCDC.

  • News of Record - August 17, 2016

    Property Transfers

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

    Rock Properties, LLC to Third Generations Enterprises, LLC, property in Upton, $29,000.

    Special Warranty Deed, Daily Stop, Inc. to Vraj Rentals, LLC, lots 44, 45, 46 and 47 of South Hodgenville Subdivision, $400,000.

  • Accident on Lincoln Parkway
  • Log truck accident shuts down roadway
  • Trail ride for Christ this weekend

    The 13th annual Trail Ride for Christ will be held on August 13 and 14 at Double J Stables and Horseman’s Camp joining Mammoth Cave Park. This event has drawn many from surrounding areas for the past 12 years. They come to enjoy the food, music and the messages as well as the horseback riding and camping. Some bring a horse while others pay to ride one of Double J’s on a guided tour through Mammoth Cave Park.

  • Library seeks public opinion for long range goals

    The LaRue County Public Library is going to hold a public forum to allow the community to share their ideas and possibly help the library with their long range goals. It’s the first time in recent memory that they have held a public forum like this one.

    “We haven’t had a public forum since I have been Director. I’ve been Director for 6 years and I was the bookmobile librarian 9 years previous and I don’t recall having one then either,” said LaRue County Head Librarian, Dana Jolly.

  • Pruitt sworn in to Sheriff’s Office
  • Glen Rice concert is August 12

    The Glen Rice Family and Friends returns to the Hardin County Schools’ Performing Arts Center in Elizabethtown on Friday, August 12 at 7 p.m.

    The concert is entitled “A Little Bit of Country, A Little Bit of Rock N’ Roll” and doors will open at 6 p.m. The show will feature Glen Rice, Jeremy Nalley, Glenn Williams, Jon Spratt, Lou Bingham and Larry Denham. Several other musicians will perform at the concert including Pat Portman, Amber Martin, Camille Turner, Christy Miller, Roger Conley, Frank Hamilton, Kaitlyn Marie and Marc Masingo.