Today's News

  • SPORTS SHORTS: Updated May 30, 2012

     Free fishing weekend

  • New Haven woman injured in crash

    A New Haven woman complained of lower back pain after her truck was reportedly rear-ended by a delivery van Wednesday afternoon.

    Pamela J. Robertson, 51, was transported to Flaget Memorial Hospital after the two-vehicle accident, which occurred around 12:42 p.m. at the intersection of West John Rowan and McDowell boulevards. Her passenger was not injured, Bardstown Police Officer Tom Blair said.

  • 5th Region Baseball: Hawks advance

    The LaRue County High School Hawks defeated Elizabethtown Monday 3-1 in the 5th Region Baseball Tournament.
    The Hawks play Adair County at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in E'town.

  • 5th Region Softball: Lady Hawks fall to Marion

    The Lady Hawks fell 9-0 to homestanding Marion County Monday in the 5th Region Softball Tournament.

  • BASEBALL: Regional Tournament Draw

    ELIZABETHTOWN: Elizabethtown plays host to the 5th Region baseball tournament, which gets under way Monday at 11 a.m. Opening the tournament is 18th District champ LaRue County (27-9) against 17th District runner-up and tourney host Elizabethtown (14-22).

    Bethlehem (17-19) is up next at 1:30 p.m. against 20th District runner-up Adair County (25-13). The Eagles and Indians met once this season, with Adair prevailing in a 12-inning thriller at Dean Watts Park in early April, 4-3.

  • Seventh graders honored by TIP program

    Two LaRue County seventh graders, along with about 400 students from around the state, were honored at Western Kentucky University for their college-ready ACT or SAT scores; their seventh-grade standing in school; and the incredible potential that combination creates.

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Hawks play in Region Tournament Monday

    LEBANON - The long-awaited showdown between the Central Hardin Lady
    Bruins and the Green County Lady Dragons won't happen Wednesday night at
    Marion County.

    After the quarterfinal pairings for finalized at Saturday morning's 5th
    Region Softball Tournament draw meeting, the eight-team field's top two
    ranked teams drew into the same bracket for the third time in four

  • Michelle McKamey plays in State Tennis Tournament

     Michelle McKamey, a seventh grader, helped lead her Lone Oak High School team from Paducah to the KHSAA Tennis State Championship. 

    Michelle plays the #1 singles spot for the Lone Oak varsity team. They defeated Louisville Sacred Heart 3-1 in the semifinals with McKamey winning her match 6-0 6-2. Then, Lone Oak defeated Covington Notre Dame in the finals 3-2. 

  • LaRue County Schools personnel changes

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations May 21:

  • ANNIVERSARY: Powells celebrate 50 years

     Margie and Sam Powell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 1, 2012.

    Sandra Braden, Betty and Don Vance, Helen Gressel and Kathryn Corbin will host a reception in their honor on Saturday, June 9.

    The reception will be 2-4 p.m. in the fireside room at First Baptist Church Hodgenville, 730 Tonieville Road.

    All friends and relatives are invited.

    The couple requests no gifts.