Local News

  • 5th Annual Breast Cancer Tractor Pull event to be held this weekend

    Five years ago, it started with a dream, and now with proceeds of $96,982 donated to Breast Cancer Research the past four year, event coordinators suggest this years event is on target to be even better.

    “It’s a wonderful feeling you get being part of such a worthy cause”, says Helen Cecil, who is also a breast cancer survivor, and part of the event team.

  • News of record - October 12, 2016

    Property Transfers

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

    Deed of Correction, Terry Faulkner, Farrah Faulkner and Jason Faulkner to Marlene C. Davis and Bradley L. Davis, property near Sonora, FMV $173,000.

    Marlene C. Davis aka Marlene Cofer Davis and Bradley L. Davis to Bradley L. Davis and Marlene C. Davis, trustees under the Davis Revocable Trust, property near Sonora, FMV $ 173,000.

  • Vadalism reported at Hodgenville Rite Aid

    Local police are currently investigating a reported burglary last weekend at Rite Aid Pharmacy in Hodgenville.

    According to Hodgenville Police Chief Marcus Jackson, someone removed a window from the drive-thru lane at Rite Aid sometime last Friday night or early Saturday morning. He said nothing has been reported stolen from the store at this point.

    Jackson said there is no description of the suspect or suspects. He said it is also not known if they were in a vehicle or not.

  • Fall forest fire hazard season now underway

    The Kentucky Division of Forestry (KDF) is again preparing for an active wildfire season.

    State law restricts open burning within 150 feet of any woodland or brushland between the daylight hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. during the Fall and Spring forest fire hazard seasons, which run from October 1 to December 15 and from February 15 to April 30.

  • Abraham Lincoln Birthplace to Host Night Sky Program

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park will be hosting a Night Sky Program from 8 to 9:30 p.m. ET on Friday, October 7 at the Knob Creek Boyhood Home.

  • Barn fire on Greensburg Road
  • Accident involving motorcycle on Hwy 210
  • Memories of the Pioneer Games

    The Pioneer Games have become one of the most popular events during Lincoln Days, drawing hundreds of spectators to Creekfront to watch individuals and teams participate in some unusual competition.

    Some of the 10 events are based upon skills that pioneers would have needed for everyday living while others have been added because of their popularity both among participants and spectators.

  • Thoroughbred Chorus coming to LaRue

    The Thoroughbred Chorus will present a free concert, Saturday, October 29 at the Hodgenville Civic Center, during the 3rd Annual Fall Music Festival. The concert will begin at 7:00 p.m., and is open to the public.

    The Thoroughbreds are a group of men dedicated to excellence in singing, musical education, and the preservation and enrichment of acappella barbershop harmony. Director of the chorus is Drew Wheaton.

  • News of Record - September 28,2016

    Property Transfers

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

    John A. Mouser and Verna L. Mouser to Theresa J. Owens and John Mouser, Jr. and Fred M. Mouser and Doris A. Shirley and Phillip B. Mouser and Jerry A. Mouser, two tracts in Hodgenville, FMV $40,000.

    Charles Douglas Jaggers and Melinda Carol Jaggers to Marvin Blakey, II, tract 15 of the Willie Underwood Agricultural Division, $30,000.