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Today's News

  • Hawkins honored as employee of the year

    Venita Hawkins was selected as Employee of the Year for 2013 by Nationwide Uniform.

    She has been employed with Nationwide since Aug. 4, 1976. She is employed in the trouser department.

    She received a special award for her dedication and service at the annual Christmas program on Dec. 23.

  • Rotary

    Andy Frueh with the Hardin County Playhouse was a guest at last week’s Hodgenville Rotary Club meeting. He talked about upcoming productions. At left is Rotarian Cheryl Thomas.

  • Community Calendar

    Bingo at library

  • Senior Activities

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville, has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information, call 270-358-4311 or e-mail Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

     

    Daily events

    The Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville, offers several activities daily. For more information, call Karen Elliott at 270-358-4235.

  • Life is a like a marathon

    Endurance is a great quality of life needed if one is to be successful. An athlete endures the physical hardships of a sports contest in order to win the victory.

  • Hope amidst suffering

    Suffering covers a wide range of human experiences.

  • Church Calendar

    Food pantry at Church of Christ

  • Schools are closed

     LaRue County students received an unexpected five-day break with school being called off Friday and Tuesday due to inclement weather – and Monday being a holiday.

    Students have, as of Tuesday, missed six days so far this year due to inclement weather.

    The district will make up two days in the school year. The district will use Feb. 17 and March 17 as make-up days and include the third day at the end of the year on May 22, said Superintendent Sam Sanders. 

  • Schools are closed today

    LaRue County Schools are closed today. Dropping temperatures throughout the day will likely spell slick roads this afternoon for drivers.

  • Poisonous 'plume' heads down Ohio River

    The lengthy plume of the chemical known as 4-MCHM is making its way down the Ohio River with its leading edge expected to be near Louisville early Friday morning. Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection officials say tests show the levels of the chemical are below the threshold established as a threat to public health by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).