Local News

  • Fundraising calendar - August 19

    Relay for Life Fundraiser

    Freedom Angels- Relay for Life Fundraiser, all day on August 20, at Elizabethtown Mr. Gatti’s.

    Benefit for family of Christopher Guzman

    Benefit Gospel Singing for the family of Christopher Guzman will be held at 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., Aug. 23, at the Calvary Mission Church of God located on 31W South Near the Glendale caution light in Glendale. The benefit is to cover funeral expenses for Christopher Guzman’s burial. For more information contact Debbie Kendall 270-547-0075.

    Masonic Lodge breakfast

  • So... What are you doing for the next 40 years?

    Lincoln Days is right around the corner on October 3-4 and our office is abuzz with activity.

    While I was preparing this article, I stumbled across a program book from over forty years ago. You know what? Two of our current active volunteer board members were mentioned in the publication and a quick scan revealed a dozen (or more) names of people who are active participants during Lincoln Days weekend.

  • Lost in LaRue - August 12, 2015
  • Jail Log - August 12, 2015

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, August 3 to Monday August 10.

    George Blanton, 53, of Hodgenville was charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place, possession of alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle and failure to notify address change. He was later released from LCDC on bond.

    Justin L. Borders, 27, of Hodgenville was charged with third degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking and two counts of first-degree criminal mischief. He was later released from LCDC on bond.

  • News of Record - August 12, 2015

    Property Transfers

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

    Timothy T. Houts to David A. Burba and Lorrie T. Burba, property in Upton, $36,354.

    George Gilpin on behalf of Mary Elizabeth Gilpin as Successor Trustee to Kenneth Young Skaggs and Ruby L. Skaggs, property in Hodgenville, $75,900.

    Joseph R. Cox and Deborah J. Cox to James A. LaRue and Iris. S. LaRue, property in Hodgenville, $45,000.

  • News of Record - Inspections - August 12, 2105

    The following food sanitation inspections were conducted by the LaRue County Health Center.

    Abraham Lincoln Elementary, 2101 Lincoln Farm Rd., Hodgenville, March 4, 96, garbage machine spewing waste product onto floor. Follow up score, 100.

    Arrowhead Archery and BBQ, 195 Lee Oak Dr., Hodgenville, Feb. 24, 95, thermometer missing in refrigerator, inside of microwave unclean, miscellaneous items in food service area.

    Bullfrogs & Butterflies CDC, 623 Tanner Road, Hodgenville, May 27, 100.

  • LaRue County ECTC Students Win Top Medals

    Several Elizabethtown Community and Technical College students from LaRue County won national recognition at the SkillsUSA national competition in Louisville, Kentucky this summer. The competition brings the nation’s best students in their respective fields together for a strenuous and high level competition.

  • Town Hall meeting with Guthrie, August 12

    Congressman Brett Guthrie will meet with LaRue Countians at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12 at Paula’s Hot Biscuit in Hodgenville. 

    The town hall meeting is a part of Congressman Guthrie’s “Conversations with your Congressman” as he travels through all 21 counties in Kentucky’s Second District.  Those in attendance can speak with Congressman Guthrie and have the opportunity to ask questions. Everyone is invited to attend the free event.

  • State database lists lost horses

    Kentuckians whose horses have gone missing can search for them on the Internet using a new database created by the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.

    The state veterinarian’s office has launched a Stray or Abandoned Equine Database where people can browse listings of horses that have been found and are being kept and cared for until their owners can claim them.

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