Local News

  • Second half of the audit of LaRue County Fiscal Court

    State Auditor Mike Harmon has released the audit of the financial statement of the LaRue County Fiscal Court for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016.

  • Education becomes the focus

    As the 2018 session moves into February, key House priorities are moving through the legislative process, and we recently passed multiple bills to enhance the quality of education in Kentucky.

  • February 2018 Bookmobile Schedule

    Feb 7 Learn & Grow


      Maxine Rd.

      Mill Rd

      New Jackson Hwy

    Feb 8 Preschool A.L.E.S

       LaRue Trace Apt

      Taylor Mills Apt.

      Lincoln Way

    Feb 12 LCMS

    Feb 13 LCHS

    Sunrise Manor

    Bulk Foods

    Carter Bro. Rd

    Feb 14 Kingdom Kids

    Senior Center


    Campbellsville Rd

    Feb15 Bullfrogs & Butterflies


  • Community Calendar - February 7, 2018


    Free income tax service

  • Senior Calendar - February 7, 2018

    Daily Activities

    The Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville offers several activities daily from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. including a hot lunch (served at noon, on weekdays), nutritional education and exercise. Suggested meal donation is $2. Bingo is played 10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 270-358-4235.

    Senior Citizens Music

  • Fundraising Calendar - February 7, 2018

    Benefit auction for Arnold Wease

    There will be a benefit meal and auction for Arnold Wease at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 10 at the Upton Community Center. A chilli supper with hot dogs, chips, dessert and drinks will begin at 4:30 p.m. followed by a cake and toy walk at 5 p.m. The auction will start at 6 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Wease family; Mr. Wease has had back surgery and will be out of commission for 12 months. There will also be a raffle for a county ham at $1 a ticket and six tickets for $5. For more information call Rebecca Wease at 270-234-3748.

  • Library happenings
  • Feeling down? It might be seasonal affective disorder

    If you find yourself feeling down, depressed, moody or irritable during a particular time of the year, you may suffer from seasonal affective disorder.

    According to the Mayo Clinic, SAD is a type of depression linked to seasonal changes, and it begins and ends around the same time every year. For the majority of people, symptoms start in the fall or winter but quit with the coming of spring or early summer.

  • Whitlock joins new country band

    Blake Whitlock, former bass singer with the Stamps Quartet, is part of a contemporary country vocal group of young men, 4th and Main, who have been called modern-day Oak Ridge Boys and also a country boy band.

    Two members of the group based in Nashville have local ties. Whitlock is from LaRue County and Chase McDaniel from Greensburg. Randy Austin hails from Dallas and Chris Chavez from Detroit.

  • Community News - Febrary 7, 2018

    Our deepest sympathy goes to the families of Joey Bumgardner and Reverend B.T. Bishop. Joey Bumgardner passed away Monday, January 29 at his residence. He has family and friends in Hodgenville and surrounding area. He was the grandson to the late Reverend Dixon Connor and Egene Conner of Hodgenville. The visitation and Memorial Services were Monday, February 5 at The Brown Funeral Home, Elizabethtown, Kentucky with Reverend Billy Curle and Reverend Frederick Jones officiating.