Today's News

  • ENGAGEMENT: Deanna Janmarie Druen and Justin Morris Gaddie

     Deanna Janmarie Druen and Justin Morris Gaddie announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    Deanna is the daughter of Stephen Druen and Linda Locke and the granddaughter of the late Eunice Druen and Hank McClease and Dianna Ross.

    Justin is the son of Jody and Donnita Gaddie and the grandson of Bobbie and Francis Gaddie and Donald and Faye Davenport.

    The wedding is 2:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 2012, at Hodgenville United Methodist Church. 

    All friends and family invited.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Joseph Ray Coy and Megan Nicole Blankenship

     James and Sharon Blankenship of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Nicole Blankenship, to Joseph Ray Coy, son of Dennis and Kathy Coy of Hodgenville.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Jennifer Myers and Brian Keplinger

     Gregory and Sara Myers, of Greensburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Myers, to Brian Keplinger, son of Calvin and Paula Keplinger of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of North Decatur High School. She is employed at Tranorthodontics in Middletown.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Central Hardin High School. He is employed at Metalsa Corporation in Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 27, 2012, at Greensburg United Methodist Church.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Hodgenville man files complaint of discrimination against Raywick bar

     The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights has concluded that there is “probable cause to believe unlawful discrimination” occurred at a Raywick bar earlier this year. The complaints stem from accusations that Susie’s Bottoms Up Bar and Grill and its owner, Susan Riggle, denied entrance to African-Americans.

  • Another Lincoln Days a success with lookalikes and railsplitters

     Last week’s weather predictions were a cause for concern for Lincoln Days organizers.

  • Restaurant tax tabled indefinitely

     A proposed restaurant tax that has set on Hodgenville City Council’s agenda for most of the year was tabled again Monday.

  • ECTC Choristers to perform

     The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Choristers will present a variety show 7 p.m. Oct. 11 in the Science Auditorium of the college. 

  • PHOTO: Johnny Appleseed

      Hodgenville Elementary School kindergarten students enjoyed a visit from Johnny Appleseed. The kids enjoyed learning about the life of Johnny Appleseed and celebrated his birthday by blowing out a candle in his apple. Pictured are Lee Bunnell, Hailey Richards, Ozariah Embree, Tyler Tabb, Marco Valle and Johnny Appleseed (Renee Skaggs).

  • ENGAGEMENT: Donna White and Claude Powell

     Claude Powell and Donna White, both of Buffalo, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The ceremony is 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at South Fork Baptist Church. All friends and family are invited.

  • Relay for Life kickoff is Saturday

     LaRue County’s Relay for Life will kickoff Saturday, Oct. 13.

    Citizens are invited to join other teams to celebrate cancer awareness at 7 p.m. on Lincoln Square. A giant luminaire built by the Veirs Crew will provide the backdrop at the ceremony where several awards will be presented for the past Relay season.

    Team registration is free until Oct. 31. Beginning Nov. 1 registration is $50 and after Dec. 31 the fee increases to $100.