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  • Brush fire on Morning Star Road
  • Four vehicle accident on Old Elizabethtown Road
  • Dreams really do come true

    You’re never too old for the Walt Disney World Resort and you may even bump into Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood along the way.

    Hodgenville residents Linda Wood and Margaret Downs from Signature HealthCARE of Sunrise Manor joined a group of more than 100 Signature HealthCARE elders and caregivers for an unforgettable trip to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando on November 7-10, as a part of Signature HealthCARE’s Elder Vacation Program.

  • LCHS put on Lockdown

    The LaRue County High School went on lockdown Thursday morning, November 3, for a random drug search by police.

    According to LCHS Interim Principal Denise Skaggs, the high school went on lockdown after Kentucky State Police troopers arrived to conduct a search with their canine units. She said the hallways, lockers and parking lots at the school were searched. After the search, she said the lockdown was lifted and everyone resumed their normal activities.

  • News of record - November 9, 2016

    Property Transfers

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

    Joseph Paschal Stradley and Leah Louise Stradley to Miranda Gayle Whitlow, property near Buffalo, $145,000.

    Joseph Coy and Megan Coy fka Megan Blankenship to Angela Renee Constant, property on E. Forest Avenue, $80,000.

    Estate of James Moffat to Danny Ray Yoder and Martha M. Yoder, property on Dan Dunn Road, $29,800.

  • Officer graduates from basic training at DOJ
  • The story behind the tin man

    Many people do a lot of things to help fund charitable organizations with good causes, but one local woman has a lot of meaning behind her contributions.

    Sharon Hornback of Hodgenville recently started making small tin man figurines for people to use as decoration. She plans on selling them at fundraisers and other events for the Hodgenville American Legion and the LaRue County Relay for Life.

  • New Haven Veterans Day program scheduled

    The annual New Haven Veteran’s Day program will be held at 11 a.m. this Friday, November 11 at the Veterans Monument in front of City Hall.

    Lunch will be served at City Hall after the program and it is sponsored by the Lincoln Trail Gun Club of New Haven.

    An indoor replica of the Veterans Monuments known as the “Wall of Remembrance” will be open in City Hall. The wall was dedicated in 2008 and now includes over 800 military veterans names from the New Haven area that served from the Civil War to present.

  • 2016 Candidate Q & A - LaRue County School Board

    Editor’s note - We apologize for the incorrect spelling of Arthur Hawkins name in the November 2 edition of the LaRue County Herald News. The correct spelling and content featured on page 17A is below. We regret this error.

    School board candidates for the vacant seat in the second education district were both given the opportunity to respond to the question asked by the editorial staff with a deadline of Sunday, October 30 at noon. No response was received by candidate Greg Cooper.

  • Accident on Bardstown Road