Local News

  • Community News - September 27, 2017

    Lorraine Embree had surgery last week in Detroit, Michigan. Carlos Cox was admitted to the hospital in Louisville and has been transferred to Health South Rehab. Jimmy Handley remains as a patient at VA Hospital in Louisville. Cathy Ford was at church Sunday morning after having surgery.

    Congratulations to Jo Cox and Robert Williams who was married last Saturday afternoon at Lane Lincoln.

  • Preventive Maintenance Projects on Local Roads

    As preventive maintenance projects become more common across the state, District 4 of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet in Elizabethtown is aggressively working to prolong the life of existing local roadway surfaces rather than completely resurfacing them.

  • Barnhart speaks to Hodgenville Rotary

    Excitement was high for Kentucky Wildcat fans last week in LaRue County as UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart visited Hodgenville on Thursday, September 21.

    Barnhart was the guest speaker at the weekly meeting of the Hodgenville Rotary Club.

    The story of how Barnhart came to speak at the meeting was ironic. Hodgenville Rotary member Price Smith was the one who got Barnhart to come.

  • Water is Life Conservation Contest
  • History on Parade
  • Reunion Calendar - September, 27, 2017

    Gibson-Miller Family Reunion

       The Gibson-Milby Family Reunion will be held on Saturday, October 14 in the fellowship hall at Mt. Moriah Church in Mt. Sherman. The reunion will begin at 11 a.m. with a potluck meal at noon. For more information call 270-324-3186.

    Class of 1987 Reunion

  • Senior Calendar - September 27, 2017

    Memory Cafe

    The Memory Café is a monthly social group for people with memory loss and their loved ones. The next meeting will take place October 10 from 2p.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Hodgenville United Methodist Church. Registration requested, call 1-800-272-3900 or sign up online at communityresourcefinder.org.

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information call Charles at 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

  • Fundraising Calendar - September 27, 2017

    Cheerleading BBQ dinner

    The LCHS Cheerleaders will be hosting their annual BBQ Chicken dinner Sunday October 22. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased from any cheerleader, parent or coach. For more info please contact Danielle VanderMolen 270-307-4342 or Angela Miller 270-268-3163

    Basement Sale

    Gospel Grace Baptist Church at 3426 Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville will be having a Basement Sale on Friday, September 29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All proceeds will go toward mission work of the church.

  • Community Calendar - September 27, 2017


    Chamber First Friday rescheduled

       The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce First Friday event has been rescheduled for Friday, September 29. The Chamber invites the community to join them on the square in downtown Hodgenville as vendors and local businesses will be available with the Candy Walk held from 6-8 p.m. followed by live music on the square until 10 p.m. featuring The Perfect Fit Band. Food vendors and Rachel’s Face Painting will also be available during the event. For more information call the Chamber office at 270-358-3411.

  • NARFE Meeting