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  • Vehicle accident damages fence
  • Helicopter transfers discussed by fiscal court

    Mike Cottrell, LaRue County Emergency Medical Services Director, discussed with magistrates meeting at the LaRue County Courthouse in Hodgenville Tuesday his disagreement with a recent article in an area paper that focused on the high patient cost of medical helicopter transfers.

    The article, which ran in the News-Enterprise last week, focused on one patient’s $41,000 transport bill for what turned out to be a concussion and bruises.

  • Relay for Life dinner held
  • LaRue County Chamber of Commerce 2016 golf scramble
  • Man arrested for fleeing

    A Hart County man was arrested for fleeing police and other charges last Thursday when police attempted to serve a warrant at a residence on A B Ward Road near Hodgenville.

    Arrested at the scene was Dexter L. Booker, 48, of Munfordville.

    According to the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department, Sheriff Russell McCoy and Deputy Sheriff Kevin Bennett responded to the residence to serve a warrant on Booker. Once officers arrived, Booker was seen working in the front yard and when asked his name, he gave a different name.

  • Jail log - April 27, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, April 18 to Monday, April 25.

    Dustin M. Blair, 25, of New Hope was charged with speeding 21 MPH over limit, no registration plates, no registration receipt, failure to wear seat belts, failure to maintain the required insurance and operating on a suspended license. He was later released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department.

  • Accident on Old Elizabethtown Road
  • Fire on Mt. Tabor Road
  • Jail log - April 20, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, April 11 to Monday, April 18.

    Kyle A. Bowlds, 23, of Hodgenville was charged with operating on a suspended or revoked operators license and failure to use a child restraint in vehicle. He was released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the Hodgenville Police Department.

    Darin M. Douglass, 26, of Hodgenville was chaged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs. He was released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department.

  • Cancer survivor dinner held

    The Fifth Annual Relay for Life Survivor Dinner was held this past Tuesday night at First Baptist Church Hodgenville with over 100 people in attendance. The meal which is hosted by the local Relay for Life, has become a popular event as local cancer survivors and their families gather to support one another.

    Janice Hatcher was the newest attending survivor at 11 days and Kathy Baumgardner holds the record with 32 years for the longest survivor. In all, this photo represents 584.2 years of cancer survival with several members who have two and three survival dates.