Today's News

  • Protect yourself from weight-loss health fraud scams

    With nearly two-thirds of Americans considered overweight or obese, many of us would love a magic bullet to help us instantly shed a couple of pounds so we can look and feel better. Unfortunately, that magic potion or pill doesn’t exist, despite the various marketing efforts you see online or on television that promote products as weight loss cure-alls.

  • Senior Calendar

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information call 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

    Daily activities

  • New Haven Veterans Program

    The annual New Haven Veterans Day program will be held Wednesday, November 11 at New Haven City Hall.

    The event will begin with a prayer service at 11 a.m. followed by a free lunch that is sponsored by the Lincoln Trail Gun Club and catered by Howie’s Restaurant.

    The Historical Preservation and Military-Veterans Center will be open to the public until 4 p.m.

    For more information about the event call City Hall at 502-549-3177 or Tessie Cecil at 502-286-5121 or 502-827-0003.  

  • Elementary school Lady Hawks
  • LCMS boys basketball continues winning ways

    The LaRue County Middle School teams travelled to Campbellsville to play in the Campbellsville Jamboree on Friday, November 6 and Saturday, November 7. The 7th grade went 3-0 in the tournament after defeating Campbellsville (35-30), Lebanon MS (39-35), and Adair County (46-41).  The 7th Grade is now 6-0 on the season. 

    The 8th grade went 2-1 in the tournament after defeating Campbellsville (43-33) and Adair Co. (37-24), but losing to Lebanon MS (33-43). The 8th Grade is now 5-1 on the season.

  • Should we honor all veterans on Veterans Day?

    Many people in the country will honor past and present United States armed service members for Veterans Day on Wednesday.

    It always pleases me to see schools, churches and other community organizations hold events in honor of all veterans for their loyal service and for the sacrifices they made in order to keep our country free.

    When I was in college, I had someone confront me and attempt to make a case as to why we shouldn’t honor all of the armed service members on this holiday.

  • Basketball Hawks start preseason
  • Pearman competes in state meet
  • What is a PDF?

    The Fax machine is dead, long live the Fax! I remember when the Fax, short for Facsimile, became mainstream in business. I also remember how many small businesses fought the idea until they realized this machine, tied to the phone system, was necessary to their survival.

  • Meet and Greet held at LaRue Co. Library

    A dual reception was held at the LaRue County Public Library, hosted by Friends of the Library. A meet and greet for public officials to come and see the vital role our public library plays in our community, as well as celebrate Virginia Napier, bookmobile librarian, receiving her certification as a master librarian.