Today's News

  • Community News - Georgetown

    Rodney Montgomery was admitted to Hardin Memorial Hospital last week. Last Saturday and Sunday were the Appreciation Services for Pastor Reverend Aaron Moss, Sr. and the First Lady at Lane Lincoln.

    Mary, Arneva and John Smith attended the Homecoming at Mt. Salem Separate Church on Sunday, July 9.

    During the Fourth of July weekend was the Embree family Reunion at Buffalo and Cliff Bradley Family Reunion in Horse Cave that involved many family and friends of the Hodgenville surrounding areas.

  • Single vehicle accident on North L & N Turnpike
  • House fire on Oak Hill Road in Sonora
  • Marion County Teen Missing

    Police are still searching for a missing Marion County teenager and are seeking assistance from the public.

    The Kentucky State Police are asking for assistance in attempting to locate 16-year-old Madison Shelby Mattingly of Bradfordsville. She was last seen at her residence at 4040 Mannsville Road in Bradfordsville on July 5 at approximately 7 a.m.

    Mattingly is described as a white female weighing approximately 115 pounds. She is five foot tall with brown shoulder length hair and brown eyes.

  • Kentucky Youth Seminar

     Four local youth recently attended the Kentucky Youth Seminar held at the University of Kentucky.

    The Kentucky Youth Seminar is a program sponsored by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service where youth develop skills and gain knowledge about the business industry and about becoming active business leaders. 

  • ECTC Announces President’s, Dean’s Lists for Spring 2017

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the Dean’s List and the President’s Honor List for Spring 2017 Semester. The President’s Honor List is awarded to full-time and part-time students who are eligible based on the following criteria:

    Full-time degree-seeking students earning a 4.0 grade point average and successfully completing at least 12 hours of course work for the academic term, excluding developmental courses, are included in the Full-time student President’s Honor List.

  • School calendar - July 5, 2017

    LCMS Registration

    LaRue County Middle School registration for the 2017-18 school years will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 13. For more information contact the school at 270-358-3196.


    LaRue County High School Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 1 p.m. on July 17.

    LCHS Registration

    LaRue County High School registration will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 21.


    LaRue County High School Freshman Orientation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on July 25.

  • Business of summer

    Though summer signals vacation time for LaRue County students, it ranks among the busiest periods of the year for district maintenance and bus garage staff.

    The whiteboards inside Director of Transportation and Maintenance Phil Fulkerson’s and Head Mechanic Nathan Wheeler’s offices are filled with work waiting to be completed. “We’ve got something going on all summer and, with kids in the schools a lot of the summer, we try to pick times that will cause the fewest distractions,” Fulkerson offered.

  • Cooking corner - July 5, 2017


    Nana-Nut Bread

    1 1/3 cups all purpose flour

    1/2 cup Splenda No Calorie Sweetener, Granulated

    1 tsp baking powder

    1/2 tsp baking soda

    pinch of salt

    1 tbsp canola oil

    1/3 cup reduced fat buttermilk

    2 tsp vanilla

    1 1/4 cups mashed bananas

    1/4 cup chopped walnuts

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees

    Blend dry ingredients together.

    Mix oil, buttermilk and vanilla with bananas, pour into dry ingredients and stir until just mixed.

  • Farm calendar - July 5, 2017

    Pesticide container recycling