Today's News

  • ECT Dean's and President's Lists

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the Dean’s List and the President’s Honor List for the spring 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.

  • Next Level Basketball Academy offers free lessons for children

     Whether you are a boy or a girl, 5 years old or 12, you were welcome at Paul Handley and K.C. Goodin’s Next Level Basketball Academy last week. Kids of all different backgrounds, ages and skill levels came together for three days to share their common interest: basketball.

  • PHOTO: Soccer Camp

     LaRue County High School soccer players attended camp in Louisville in June. Dalton Fay battles teammates Ethan Hawkins and Hunter Pearman for possession.

  • Lee, Sheeran honored at Select Preps banquet

    Two LaRue County High School athletes were named Student-Athletes of the Year in their respective sports by The News-Enterprise as part of its inaugural Select Preps Awards Banquet.
    Tennis player Zachary Lee and basketball player Kyle Sheeran received the honor from LaRue County.

  • New baseball coach plans to continue winning tradition

     For new LaRue County head baseball coach Eric Allen, it’s never been about the money. To him, it’s just about the baseball.

  • FUNDRAI$ERS - JULY 4, 2012

    All-you-can-eat breakfast
    There will be an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. July 7 at B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132 on the square in Hodgenville. A $5 donation will benefit the building fund. For more information, call 270-234-4223.

    Motorcycle Run benefits Optimist Toy Drive

  • Community Calendar - July 4, 2012

    Ancestral Trails to meet
    Ancestral Trails Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. July 6 at the Hardin County Public Library, 100 Jim Owen Drive, Elizabethtown. From there, they will visit the Elizabethtown City Cemetery where Steve Mather will demonstrate and discuss what can be learned from grave dowsing. For more information, call 270-862-3209.

    Red Hill Cemetery Commission meets

  • Church Calendar – July 4, 2012

    Anniversary party at Three Forks Bacon Creek Church
    Three Forks Bacon Creek Church, Hammonsville Road, will have a two-day celebration for its 200-year anniversary, July 7-8. A night for the youth is planned beginning 5 p.m. CDT July 7, with a cookout, skits and historical overview of the church. Many former pastors will attend. The Truth Trio and George and Sharon Williams will perform. Fireworks and a hayride. On July 8 events begin 9:30 a.m. CDT. For more information, call 537-3599 or 537-3512.

  • Health departments brace for funding cuts

     Future cuts to Kentucky health departments will cause the Lincoln Trail District Health Department to change the role it will play in the community. The department currently serves seven counties in the area, including LaRue. 

  • Victims recover many items from 'funeral burglaries'

     After months of distress and anger over the ransacking of her Sonora home and violation of her personal life as tragedy erupted around her, Normaline Skees felt elation Friday as she reflected on the arrest of suspects tied to the burglary.