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  • Paula's Hot Biscuit - Newspaper Promotion

    Next Wednesday, September 28, Paula’s Hot Biscuit located at 311 W. Water Street in Hodgenville, will be giving away to their customers, The LaRue County Herald News newspaper, FREE with any purchase.

    It’s a great time to come meet your friends and family for breakfast or lunch, and get a FREE Herald News.

  • News of Recrod

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

    Dawn Pawley Simpson to Donald Skees and Ann Skees, property beginning in the west line of Donald Skees tract 5 Leona Terry Estate agricultural division, $26,000.

    Lawrence R. Thomas by and through Della Ree Thomas, his attorney-in-fact and Della Ree Thomas to Michael Ray Thomas and Willie Dean Thomas, tract three of the record plat of and for the Lawrence R. and Della Ree Thomas agricultural division, $FMV 75,000.

  • News of Record

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

    David Perkins Trust Agreement to Juanita and Juanita Lawler and Troy Skaggs, property on Magnolia Road on the Green County Line, $15,000

    Quitclaim deed, Guy Esposito Group Manager to James McCune, two parcels in the Wayne Morehead Subdivision, $263,000.

    Kathryn A. McDowell to Richard Cook and Sherry Cook, property on Indian Trail, $124,000.

  • Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Launches Second Year of Every Kid in a Park Pass

    The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace encourages all fourth graders to visit the park this year as part of the Every Kid in a Park program.

    The program gives fourth grade students, and those accompanying them, free access to more than 2,000 public lands and waters nationwide for a year. Visit www.EveryKidinaPark.gov to download the pass and get more information.

  • Lincoln Birthplace returns to regular park hours

    The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park returned to their regular hours on Tuesday, September 5.

    The regular park hours are now 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST) at the Birthplace Unit. The park’s buildings including the Birthplace Visitors Center and Memorial Building will close at 4 p.m. (EST).

    The Boyhood Home Unit at Knob Creek’s grounds will be open daily and staffing will be available on the weekends through the end of October from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (EST).

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  • News of record - September 7, 2016

    Property Transfers

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

    Clarance Joseph Allen Estate by Toni J. Ashmore, Executrix, to Rhonda Denise Ray, property near White City, FMV $75,000.

    William Michael Chelf and Denise C. Chelf to David R. Johnson and Shirley A. Johnson, property near Magnolia, $5,000.

    Quitclaim deed, Kevin D. Bryant and Wanda M. Bryant to Kevin D. Bryant, property on Cissall Hill Road, $122,700.

  • Food inspections - September 7, 2016

    Food inspections

  • Lincoln Jamboree Celebrates 62 years

    Joel Ray’s Lincoln Jamboree in Hodgenville celebrates its 62th anniversary on Saturday September 10.

    The “signature anniversary edition” show will feature a star line up including comedy and vocals by Ricky Puckett; the sweetheart of the Jamboree, Tiffany Lynn Puckett; world champion fiddler, Billy “The Kid” Nett and country music vocalist and world renowned ventriloquist, Kelly Casey.

  • Sign up for the 45th annual Lincoln Days Art Show

    Applications are currently being accepted for the 44th annual Lincoln Days Art Show. The show will take place during the annual Lincoln Days festival on Sunday, September 25 through Sunday, October 2. The winners will be announced during the opening on Sunday, September 25 from 2 to 4 p.m.

    The cost for the art show is $10 per entry. The show includes four divisions with cash prizes for winners in each division.

    The submission deadline is Wednesday, September 21 at the Lincoln Museum.