Local News

  • LCHS Principal fired

    The LaRue County High School principal was arrested last Thursday night and terminated, as of October 18, 2016, for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography.

  • LaRue County Schools terminates Goodlett employment

    According to a press release from LaRue County Schools Superintendent Sam Sanders Tuesday, October 18, 2016, Kyle Goodlett’s employment with LaRue County Schools has been terminated effective immediately.

  • LCHS principal suspended with pay

    Stephen Kyle Goodlett, principal at LaRue County High School, has been suspended.

    According to a news release from LaRue County Schools Superintendent Sam Sanders, Goodlett has been suspended with pay effective immediately and LCHS Assistant Principal Chris Price will fulfill principal duties during this time.

    Sanders said counselors were available on Friday at LCHS for both the students and staff. He said a note also went home with each high school student on Friday that explains what they know about the incident.

  • KENTUCKY STATE POLICE UPDATE - LaRue County High School Principal arrested

    KENTUCKY STATE POLICE UPDATE - The Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by KSP Post-4 Elizabethtown, arrested Stephen K. Goodlett on charges related to possession and distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

  • Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians coming to LaRue

    24th District State Representative Terry Mills recently announced that the House Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians will hold its fifth meeting at 10 a.m. (EDT) on Friday, October 14 at the LaRue County High School in Hodgenville.

    House Speaker Greg Stumbo established the Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians, made up of a bipartisan group of state representatives, to study issues and problems that affect Kentucky’s population in need of support.

  • UWCK, LaRue Co. food pantry continue to help others

    United Way of Central Kentucky recently kicked off if annual fundraising campaign and one particular LaRue County food pantry is a direct recipeient of the success of UWCK’s efforts.

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  • FKFCU launches food drive

    Fort Knox Federal Credit Union today launched a food drive in conjunction with Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland to collect donated non-perishable food items to fight hunger during the holiday season.

    “We have collection barrels at each of our branch locations and we encourage our members to donate a canned good or other non-perishable food item that will be given to Feeding America and its network of local food pantries and meal programs,” said Ray Springsteen, President and CEO of Fort Knox Federal Credit Union.

  • Hurricane affects local family

    The magical getaway to Disney World for one LaRue County family was interrupted by Hurricane Matthew last Friday.

    Patty McDowell Holbert of Buffalo said her family of ten adults and four children had spent last week at Disney World in Orlando, Florida on vacation. The vacation was interrupted by Hurricane Matthew as it slammed the east coast of Florida last Friday, which resulted in the park closing on Thursday afternoon and all day Friday before opening back up on Saturday.

  • Faith means everything in the fight

    When it comes to fighting breast cancer, one decade long survivor said a strong faith and support system means everything to those fighting the disease.

    Kaye Curle of Hodgenville was diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2002 after a lump was found on one of her breasts during an annual mammogram.