Today's News

  • Chamber Unites!

    Have you started your Christmas shopping? I hope you are taking the time to visit our local businesses to see all the wonderful options you can find right here in Hodgenville. There is simply no reason to go anywhere else for all your holiday needs. Shop local, Eat Local, Spend Local, Enjoy Local! It takes you to start the trend!

  • History on the move: LaRue Genealogy Society votes to trade spaces

    Taking the elevator to second level of the Civic Center above City Hall, members of the LaRue County Genealogy Society surveyed the layout of classrooms on the upper level to see if the space could serve as a future potential home for history.

  • Jail Log November 29, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, November 17 to Friday, November 24, 2017

    Juan Carmona, 19, of Bardstown was lodged for careless driving, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, no operators license or moped license and possession of open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle. He was later released from LCDC.

    Christian Lopez Bermudez, 22, of Radcliff was lodged for fourth degree assault. He was later released from LCDC.

  • News of Record - November 29, 2017


    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the LaRue County Clerk’s Office in Hodgenville.

    Richardson Investments USA, LLC, Rebecca Richardson to Dayle Lee Eskridge and Vicki Lynn Eskridge, property on the Robyn L. Darnell Agricultural Division, $24,500.

    Dayle Lee Eskridge and Vicki Lynn Eskridge to Stephen K. and Sue Ann Clyde, property in the Robyn L. Darnell Agricultural Division, $65,000.

    David F. Ross to Brett D. and Donna K. Wilson, property on Dangerfield Road, $106,000.

  • Helping Santa's Helpers

    Ann “Snookie” Morrison and Santa’s Helpers are collecting Christmas donations for children of all ages this year and are in need of new and gently used toys as well as batteries. Donations may be dropped in the Santa’s Helper boxes at the following LaRue County locations: Lincoln National Bank, Magnolia Bank and Dollar General Store (Hodgenville and Magnolia locations) and The LaRue County Herald News. For more information, call Snookie Morrison at 270-763-7024, after 4 p.m.

    2017 Santa Run Schedule for December 23, 2017

  • 2017 Turkey Giveaway Winners

    Thank you to all of the Turkey Giveaway sponsors!

  • Brown leaves behind legacy

    The community is mourning the loss of a well known LaRue County Schools educator and athletics coach who passed away last week.

    Robert Michael “Coach” Brown, 65, of Hodgenville passed away on Saturday, November 25. Brown was well known in the community after serving as a LaRue County Schools educator and sports coach for 36 years before retiring in 2013.

  • LCMS basketball takes on Green Co.

    Because of the holiday break, the LCMS Boy’s Middle School basketball team had only one game on the hardwood last week and it was a home game against Green County Middle on Tuesday, November 21.

    The 7th grade Hawks tipped off the night of action hoping to move their winning streak to six games in a row. In the first quarter of play the Hawks jumped out to a 12-7 lead as both teams struggled to find consistency on both ends of the floor. By the end of the second quarter, the Hawks had built a 24-13 lead heading into halftime.

  • Fortier wins big
  • Sports shorts - November 29, 2017


       The American Heart Association, HeartChase will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. and the walk begins at 5:00 p.m. at Freeman Lake Park in Elizabethtown. For more information www.heartchase.org.

    Pickleball LaRue County

    Opportunity for fun and exercise by playing Pickleball for beginners at the Board of Education office on College Street in Hodgenville on Sundays at 5 p.m. There are also regular sessions on Monday and Thursday at 5 p.m. All equipment is provided.