Today's News

  • Career center offers training

     Lincoln Trail Career Centers are taking applications for summer and fall classes for job-seekers interested in advancing their skill sets through training opportunities. Programs vary from short-term up to two years and are available for high-skill, high-demand occupations in fields such as health care, computer and information technology, advanced manufacturing and new automotive. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify.

  • PHOTO: Wildcat trophy tour

    Sunrise Manor Nursing Home residents visited with University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari during his statewide tour with the Wildcats’ eighth NCAA Tournament championship trophy. Calipari, at left, visited Kroger April 16. Residents pictured from left are, Charles Rogers, Lisa Shaheen and Mary Hall.

  • COLUMN: Free camps offered to military families

     Do you know a military family who would like to have lots of fun at a free camp this summer? Kentucky Operation: Military Kids is once again offering free camps for military families. 

  • TOUCHPOINTS: Can you control your tongue?

     How good are you in controlling your tongue?  

  • PHOTO: Do you know Super Cat?

    William Gowen shows off a unique “Super Cat” comic from 1989. It was  created by Cindy Perkins Fryrear and published by Collegiate Collection Comics with a cover price of $1.50.  If you have information on the comic, please call Linda at The LaRue County Herald News at 270-358-3118.

  • Sunrise Manor holds National Day of Prayer service

     Sunrise Manor Nursing Home will hold a National Day of Prayer service beginning at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, May 3.

    Part of the program will be streamed from the Signature HealthCare’s home office in Louisville, according to Chaplain Judy Hensley.

    Local dignitaries such as Hodgenville Mayor Terry Cruse and ministers also will speak.

    The program will last about 45 minutes.

    For more information, contact Hensley at 358-3103 ext. 1060.

  • LaRue County Schools awarded VISTA associate

     Christopher Wilborn, Executive Director of United Way of Central Kentucky, has announced that the organization has secured a grant to bring six AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America) Summer Associates to local nonprofits for a 10-week term of service. One of these full-time positions will involve work in LaRue County through an ongoing partnership with LaRue County Schools.

  • Church Calendar – April 25, 2012

    Food pantry at LaRue County Church of Christ
    The food pantry at LaRue County Church of Christ on Old E’town Road will distribute food to families who qualify 6-7 p.m. April 25 and 9:30 a.m.-noon April 27. For more information, call 358-9812.

    Rick Lee James in concert
    Rick Lee James will perform a free concert 7 p.m. April 25 at Buffalo Church of the Nazarene. For more information call 270-325-3937.

    Swap and Share at HUMC

  • PHOTO: Davenport speaks at Chamber of Commerce luncheon
  • Farmer's Market opens May 4

     Beginning Friday, May 4, LaRue County residents and passersby will be able to enjoy the homegrown goodness of products from the annual LaRue County Farmer’s Market.