Today's News

  • 4-H Calendar - October 18, 2017

    4-H Dog Club

    The 4-H Dog Club will meet at 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 at the club leaders home on 100 Carter Brothers Road in Hodgenville.

    Cooking Club

    The Cooking Club will meet from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Monday, October 23 at the LaRue County Extension Office.  New members are welcome to attend.

    4-H Cloverbuds

    4-H Cloverbuds will meet from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24 at the LaRue County Extension Office to participate in pumpkin decorating.

    4-H Pumpkin Decorating Contest

  • The many varieties of winter squash

    Winter squash come in many shapes, sizes and colors. They are packed with antioxidants and vitamins. They don’t have any fats and can be prepared sweet or savory. The different varieties of winter squash may be substituted for each other in many recipes.

    Acorn squash are small, round and shaped like an acorn. They are a great all-around squash. They have a moist, sweet, tender flesh. Acorn squash are great for baking, roasting, steaming and sautéing.

  • Sign up now for 4-H sewing classes
  • Woody and Chloe are paddling into Hodgenville


    We are excited to announce that Woody and Chloe and their owner Leigh Anne Florence will be making their way to Hodgenville for a special visit on Friday November 3.

    The free event is being sponsored by the LaRue County Public Library and The LaRue County Herald News, in cooperation with The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Hodgenville.

  • Watching the trash truck
  • Salute
  • Nationwide Uniform honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • News of record - October 18, 2017

    Food inspections

    The following food sanitation inspections were conducted by the Health Department in the month of September.

    Arrowhead Archery & BBQ, 88, 97 upon correction: meat held at improper temperature (corrected), food items on floor in walk-in, sanitizer too strong (corrected), drawer has build up.

    Decades, 9050 New Jackson Hwy, Magnolia, 94: bulk container not labeled, can opener blade worn, cup being used for scoop, shelves unclean, can opener rack unclean, clean utensils/lids stored in unclean containers.

  • Jail log - October 18, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, October 6 to Friday, October 13.

    Jonathan Bragg, 33, of Glasgow was lodged for court ordered appearance.

    Rayshawn Anderson, 33, of Elizabethtown was lodged for third degree criminal trespassing, possession of drug paraphernalia and second degree disorderly conduct. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Community News - October 18, 2017

    The Fall Revival at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home was a great success and well attended by residents, family and friends. Everyone was revived after the word from Reverend David Miller and Reverend Billy Curle.

    Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Courtney Williamson on the arrival of their son Samson James Williamson who was born September 2. Sue Williamson is the proud grandmother.

    This Thursday evening at 6 p.m. will be choir rehearsal at First Baptist.