Today's News

  • Community Calendar - April 18, 2012

    LaRue County Diabetes Support Group
    The LaRue County Diabetes Support Group will meet 6:30-7:30 p.m. April 19 in the rear meeting room of the LaRue County Extension Office. The topic is “Get Moving for Spring.”
    Registration is required by calling Melissa Conder at 769-1601 Ext. 1035 or toll free at 1-800-280-1601 ext. 1035.

    Parkinson’s Support Group

  • Campbellsville University holds basketball camp

    Twelve boys from the Lincoln Village Detention Center visited Campbellsville University for a basketball clinic on April 10.
    Dr. G. Ted Taylor’s Christian Coaching class hosted a Gospel-driven basketball clinic for the 12 juveniles in the Powell Athletic Center. Mike Smith, recreational director at Lincoln Village and a CU student, said, “We had these 12 young men who had to be on good behavior all week in order to come.” Because of their good behavior, the boys were allowed the outing to CU.

  • Bowling Green teen injured in rollover

     Mitchell Frank Davis, 17, of Bowling Green, was injured Friday afternoon when the Ford Ranger he was driving overturned on Ky. 84 near the intersection with Spratt Road. Davis suffered head injuries and was flown to University Hospital in Louisville by Air Methods. He was treated and released, according to Kentucky State Trooper Dennis Oldham who investigated the crash. Davis was wearing a seatbelt.

  • New state laws go into effect mid-July

     The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2012 session came to a close last week, marking the end of a session in which lawmakers approved the state’s next two-year budget and boosted efforts to stop the spread of methamphetamine labs.

  • Church Calendar - April 18, 2012

    Freedoms Way holds free community dinner
    Freedoms Way Church, 1170 Old E’town Road, Hodgenville, will hold a free community dinner 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 21. Spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and drink will be served. For more information, call Linda Wolford at 358-8224.

    Mount Tabor Baptist Church holds cookout and auction

  • Summersville Fire Department builds addition

    Workers were busy building on a new addition to the Summersville Fire Department Saturday. Men from the local Mennonite church, firefighters and other community residents were hard at work constructing the new 36 ft. x 50 ft. addition. About 20 individuals were working on the project.
    The added community center will be used for activities such as showers, children’s events and birthday parties among other things.
    Plans are to have the community center completed within a short time.

  • Conservation District offers scholarships to Forestry Camp

     The LaRue County Conservation District will be offering partial and possibly full scholarships to the Kentucky Forest Leadership Program hosted by the University of Kentucky at the Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center in Jabez Kentucky. 

  • Roberts speaks to Greensburg Rotary Club

     Vicki Trump and Diane Roberts of Golden Living Center-Green Hill were the guest speakers at the Greensburg Rotary Club April 3 meeting at Longhunters Coffee and Tea Company.

  • PHOTO: Water line break on Shepherdsville Road

     City workers repaired a water line break on Shepherdsville Road Friday. Several businesses and homes north of Hodgenville were affected by a boil water advisory. The advisory was lifted Saturday.

  • COURT BRIEFS - April 18, 2012

     Guilty plea, 12 months recommended sentence