Today's News

  • Hannah Mayfield earns B.S. in nursing

    Hannah Renee Mayfield received a bachelor of science in nursing from Western Kentucky University on Dec. 17, 2011. She graduated Summa Cum Laude.

    Upon graduation, Mayfield was employed by The Medical Center in Bowling Green as a surgical nurse.

    She is the daughter of Greg Mayfield of Hodgenville and Melanie Read of Magnolia.

  • Basketball team celebrates end-of-season with banquet

     The LaRue County High School Hawks Boys Basketball team concluded the year with their annual awards banquet.

    The Hawks finished the season with an impressive 23-8 record. They defeated Caverna and Green County in the 18th District Tournament to claim their fourth consecutive district title. 

    The Hawks have amassed a 36-4 record against their district opponents the past five years.

  • Storm victims must file with FEMA by May 7

    Survivors of the tornadoes, severe storms, flooding and straight-line winds Feb. 29 to March 3 in the Commonwealth have less than a month to register for disaster assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

    The deadline for survivors to register for disaster assistance is Monday, May 7. Disaster assistance for homeowners and renters can include grants to help pay for temporary housing, home repairs and other serious disaster-related expenses not met by insurance or other assistance programs.

  • COLUMN: Sit down and enjoy a family meal

    One of the fondest memories of my childhood is that of my entire family sitting down almost every evening for a nice meal together. It was a great opportunity for us to talk about the day's events and stay connected with each other. For most families these days it is hard to make time for family meals for many reasons. But the benefits of sharing a meal together are tremendous for both parents and kids.

  • Veteran assistance available through mobile service

     So many veterans feel confused about benefits and services they’ve earned. There’s so much to know ... and so many changes from one year to the next. That’s why the nonprofit Disabled American Veterans offers help.

    The DAV Mobile Service Office will be at Radcliff City Hall, 411 West Lincoln Trail Boulevard, Radcliff, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 20.

    Assistance is free to all veterans and members of their families.

    For further information regarding the visit or other locations, contact NSO Randy A. Bunting at (502) 566-4482.

  • Fort Knox receives 5-Star rating

     Fort Knox Federal Credit Union has received BauerFinancial, Inc.’s highest 5-Star Superior rating for financial strength and stability. 

    The 5-Star Superior rating is based on the overall financial picture of the credit union and indicates that Fort Knox Federal is one of the strongest credit unions in the nation. 

    Fort Knox Federal has received Superior ratings from BauerFinancial for 26 consecutive years.

  • Honeybee deaths linked to corn insecticides

     An ABC News report by Alexandra Ludka and republished in The Rural Blog links honeybee deaths to corn insecticides.

  • PHOTO: Where is that little red hen?
  • Hodgenville Elementary School Honor Roll- Third Nine Weeks

    Third grade “A” Honor Roll
    Ashlyn Toher, Bella Thurman, Brandon Perkins, Brianna McCauley-Posey, Bridgett Weaver, Connor Baker, Darian Morrison, Dravin Benjamin, Emma Grimes, Evan McCreery, Graham Kinzel, Hunter Rowland, Jaelee Collins, Johnny Asagra, Jorge Morales, Kegan Cox, Keilee Mulkins, Kirsten Burgess, Koy Johnson, Mason Griswold, Nate Warren, Olivia Hazlewood, Preston Self, Raymond Crewz, Rebekah Keith, Thomas Hoppes, Tripp Chapman
    Third grade “A/B” Honor Roll

  • School Calendar updated 4-3-12

    Spring break is April 9-13. Last day of school is May 16.

    Special meetings for principal selection
    The ALES site-based council will have a special meeting 5:30 p.m. April 4 for principal selection discussion and another 5:30 p.m. April 18 for an anticipated principal selection vote to occur. There will be a closed session in each of these special meetings.  

    Site-based council schedule
    The ALES site-based council meeting will be 5:30 p.m. April 16 in the conference room.