Today's News

  • Farm calendar - November 30, 2016

    LaRue County Beef Producers

    The LaRue County Beef Cattle Association will have their Annual Holiday Dinner at 6:30 p.m. EST on Tuesday, December 13 at Arrowhead Archery and BBQ, 195 Lee Oak Dr., Hodgenville.  There is a $13 per person meal charge for individuals attending who are not members of the Association. Membership applications will be available at the door (pay dues, no meal charge). For more information, and for required reservations, contact the Extension Office, 270-358-3401.

  • LaRue named delegation of excellence at KYA

    Several LaRue County High School students got a close up and personal look at the workings of state government as they participated in the Kentucky Youth Assembly November 20-22 in Louisville and Frankfort.

    “Three of our four bills reached the desk of the Governor,” said Kendrick Bryan, LCHS social studies teacher who with Lindsey Bryan and Ben Schell chaperoned the LaRue County students who joined others from throughout Kentucky.

  • Band of Hawks honored
  • School calendar - November 30, 2016

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is December 7 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Hodgenville Elementary School. The color for the event is white. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    Breakfast with Santa

  • Senior Calendar

    Dance in Hodgenville

    Dance to live country music featuring Prime Time Band from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. November 25 at LaRue County Senior Center located at100 Walters Avenue, Hodgenville.

      All ages are welcome. Admission is $4.00 per person.  Call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or cell 270-766-4437 or email jmarwalt@comcast.net for more information.

    Dance in Elizabethtown

  • Fundraising calendar

    Project Graduation at Buffalo Wild Wings

    LaRue County Project Graduation will have a fundraiser night at Buffalo Wild Wings from 11a.m. to 11 p.m. on November 28. Just mention that you want part of your ticket to go to LaRue County High School Project Graduation.

    Benefit Meal, Auction and Cake Walk for Claudette Rateau

  • Community calendar

    LaRue Circuit Clerk Office closed for Thanksgiving

    The LaRue Circuit Clerk’s office will be closed Wednesday, November 23 to Friday, November 25 due to construction and the holiday. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, November 28.

    Extension office closed for Thanksgiving

    The LaRue County Extension Office will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24-25, for the Thanksgiving Day holiday in accordance with UK policies.

    LaRue County Republican Party

  • Community News

    Mike Mountain passed away last Monday morning at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. A memorial service was held last Friday at William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel. He was the husband to Patricia “Trish” Thurman Mountain of Hodgenville.

  • Church Calendar

    Community Thanksgiving Dinner

    A Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be available Thanksgiving Day from 11-12 a.m. in the fellowship hall at South Fork Baptist Church. The church is located at 4915 New Jackson Hwy., Hodgenville. Everyone is invited. For more information call 270-325-3626.

    Friend Day at Steadfast Baptist

  • Thankfulness

    By Jonathan Carl
    Guest Columnist

    Do you remember the lines learned in childhood:  “Nobody loves me.  Everybody hates me, I’m going out and eat some worms.”

    Our tendency when things go wrong is to feel sorry for ourselves.  We become convinced that nobody cares.  We delight in nursing our hurts.  This is a symptom of self-centeredness.