Local News

  • First Friday was a success

    “How nice to walk from store to store greeting neighbors and friends along the way, all while collecting scrumptious cookies during our first ever cookie walk”, said Chamber Executive Director Sandy Kidd. All proceeds, $156, from the cookie walk benefitted the LaRue County Relay for Life, which made the event even sweeter! Delicious food was available for purchase from Awesome Events and Rick’s Grill on Wheels.

  • News of Record: Property transfers

    Property Transfers

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

    Easement agreement, LaRue Cooperative Fair Association, Inc., having taken title LaRue County Cooperative Fair, Inc. to SBA Towers, LLC, a Florida limited liability Company, no monetary consideration stated.

    Betsy Abell Tucker and Danny F. Rock Co-executors of the will of Cynthia S. Carter to Henry C. Ray and Kelly S. Ray, lots 8, 9, and 10 of the Wildwood Estates Subdivision, $45,750.

  • Nelson Baptist hold math incentive in Hodgenville

    Several businesses in Hodgenville were stops for a Math Lab Incentive for Nelson County Baptist School students last month.

    The eighteen math students were accompanied by their math tutor, Teresa Gilbert of Hodgenville, for their Math Lab Incentive on May 2. The students ranged from third through seventh grades and Gilbert said they had worked all school year to earn the opportunity to participate in the Math Lab Incentive.

  • Hodgenville reviews utility resolutions, ordinances

    The City of Hodgenville held a special called meeting on Monday, May 22 to review several resolutions and ordinances that dealt with the city’s utilities.

    With all members present, the Hodgenville City Council unanimously approved three resolutions between the city and the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority so the city can receive loans for their upcoming water and sewer line projects on Lincoln Boulevard from the square in downtown Hodgenville to the LaRue County High School.

  • Community welcomes Skaggs

    A welcome reception for the newly appointed principal of LaRue County High School, Denise Skaggs, was held at the school on Thursday, May 25. Local community members and fellow educators came out to officially welcome Skaggs into her new role.

  • News of Record: Property transfers

    Property Transfers

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

    Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance Inc. to Michael D. Nunn and Jennifer L. Nunn, property in Magnolia, $26,120.

    Donald G. Harned to Harold D. Webb and Sherry G. Webb, tract 4 of the James Wilkins and Kimberly Helm Farm division, $30,000.

    Theresa McDowell to Daniel Sidebottom and Casey Sidebottom, lot 4A of Whitlock agricultural farm division, $19,316.

  • Buffalo veteran honored in NASCAR race

    For the third consecutive year, windshield headers on all 40 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series cars were replaced with the names of fallen military service members during the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, May 28 and a fallen LaRue County veteran was one of those names.

  • Amish buggy involved in accident

    Three people were injured in a two vehicle collision in LaRue County on Wednesday, May 24 that involved an Amish buggy.

    According to a news release from the Kentucky State Police, officers received a call around 11:15 a.m. that morning about a two vehicle accident in the 12,000 block of US 31-W in Sonora.

  • Relay for Life looking for the past

        The 20th year anniversary of LaRue County’s Relay for Life is quickly approaching and the local planning committee needs your help.

    The committee is looking for people who were part of the original LaRue County Relay for Life event, as well as anyone who may have photos of past Relay events from LaRue County High School, Hodgenville Elementary, or when the event has been held on the square. If you are one of those or have information you would like to share, please contact Kathy Ross at 270-234-3309.

  • Paula’s Hot Biscuit turned 20