Today's News

  • Jeff Green Scholars named

    Seven 2013 graduates of LaRue County High School have been named Senator Jeff Green Scholars by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority for outstanding academic performance in high school. Students earn this designation by achieving a 4.0 grade point average each year of high school and scoring at least a 28 composite on the ACT.

  • State law: Program interview replaces state accountability tests

    The state legislature has tweaked the law periodically in the years since the Kentucky Education Reform Act of 1990 drastically changed the state’s public education system.

  • 32 feet and 8 tails

    Ashley Clifford’s second grade class sings “32 Feet and 8 Little Tails.” Front from left, Jade Clifford, Elise Cecil, Cristian Calderon, Zoey Bowen, Makayla Downs; second row,  Johnny Vences, KaDarius Mack, Brody Higgs, Colin Reynolds, Hannah Osborne, Emmah Baggett; third row, Connor Metcalf, Brittany Willard, Aaron Wolford, Levi Hazelwood, Damian Felker; back, Trinity Carroll, Layla Ward, Seth Redmon, Shakira Vittitoe, Kaitlyn Sullivan and Destiny Montgomery.

  • School Calendar


  • New Haven neighbors fear repeat of ’97 garage fire

    New Haven neighbors of a garage that caught fire and caused part of the city to evacuate nearly 17 years ago are claiming the owner is operating in violation of his previous agreement with the city and is endangering a nearby school.

  • BIRTH: Lyndon Knight Smith

    Austin and Brittany Smith of Sacramento, Calif., are happy to announce the birth of their son, Lyndon Knight Smith.

  • Poinsettia winners

    The LaRue County Public Library held a drawing for poinsettias. Winners are: First – Emma Thompson, second – Stephanie Miller, and third – Angie Hall.

  • Community Calendar

    Rolling Thunder to meet

  • 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.

  • Driver’s License Information

    Exams for driver’s license permits are given 8-11 a.m. Mondays in the LaRue Circuit Court Clerk office at the courthouse.

    Road testing is given 12:30-2:30 p.m. on Mondays by appointment only.

    Motorcycle road testing is given on the fourth Monday of each month by appointment only. For more information, call the clerk’s office at 270-358-3421.