Today's News

  • Bookmobile schedule June 2016

    June 15 Alvin Brooks

    Buffalo Apts.

    Carter Bro. Rd

    Tonieville Rd.

    June 16 Bullfrog & Butterflies


    Ball Hollow Rd.

    Attilla Rd.

    June 21 Countrylane Rd

    Katerpillar Daycare

    Greensburg Rd

    Bailey Rd.

    Adult Daycare

    Salem Lake Rd

    Salem Church Rd

    June 22 Senior Center

    Indian Trails

    Heying Rd

    Sonora Rd.

    June 23 South L & N

    Mt. Sherman Rd

    Hwy 470

  • Total transformation

    For the past two and one-half years, Linda Riley has been on a journey of a different kind with a destination of reaching physical, mental, and emotional fitness.

    “As a teacher, I had always put the needs of my students first,” said the 52-year-old former LaRue and Nelson County school educator. “but after I retired in 2013, I knew I needed to do something for myself.”

    Riley, who lives near Buffalo but was born and grew up in Frankfort, admitted she had always been heavy.

  • Boil water advisory- LIFTED as of 11:30 a.m. June 11

    The City of Hodgenville had issued a boil water advisory for the Hodgenville Grill restaurant and residents at the 150 Strange Road apartment complex Friday June 10.  All residents who live in the area were advised to boil all water used for drinking and cooking until further notice.

    City of Hodgenville Mayor Kenny Devore has released a statement, that the advisory has been lifted as of 11:30 a.m. Saturday June 11.

  • Two vehicle wreck closes portions of Bailey Road

    A two vehicle wreck occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 9, and has closed portions of Bailey Road in LaRue County.

    Details are not confirmed, but sources report two people were injured. A KSP officer is reported have been involved in the incident.

    Updates will be made as information becomes available.

  • Thomas awarded LaRue Co. conservation scholarship
  • Scholarship calendar - June 8, 2016

    Childhood Degree Scholarship

    Scholarships are available for early childhood professionals pursuing degrees and credentials. Recipients may be awarded up to $1,800 per year. The fall course deadline is Friday, July 15. To be considered, complete a FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov and scholarship application at www.kheaa.com

  • School calendar - June 8, 2016


    The Hodgenville Elementary School site-based decision- making council meets at 4 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-3506.

    LaRue County School board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the LCHS.

  • Senior awards night held

    Thanks to the generosity of individuals and organizations, LaRue County’s Class of 2016 received scholarships valued at more than $1 million this year. Scholarships and other awards were presented at LaRue County High School’s Senior Honors Night May 24 in the school auditorium.

    Additionally, several seniors received academic and extra-curricular honors. Keeahna Bowen was named LCHS Senior of the Year. Randall Young was honored as class valedictorian and Nichole Thomas as Salutatorian.

  • LCHS makes Best High Schools list

    For the fourth year in a row, LaRue County High School has made the U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools list.

    “This recognition is a reflection of the hard work and commitment of our students and staff,” said LCHS Principal Kyle Goodlett. “Every day – and year after year – we’re challenging our students and equipping them to meet high expectations.”

  • Hodgenville News - June 8, 2016

    Thought for the week:  Happiness keeps you sweet, trials keep you strong, sorrow keeps you human, failures keep you humble and success keeps you glowing, but only God keeps you going.

    Another Relay for Life has come and gone and once again. LaRue County has done an excellent job in supporting this great cause as they raised $60602.49. Way to go to all the teams and individuals that dedicated so much time and energy into this great cause.