Today's News

  • COLUMN: Times change, God doesn't

    “No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. As I was with Moses, so I will be with you.” Joshua 1:5

    Can you imagine trying to fill the shoes Moses wore? God had used him to turn the Nile River into blood, part the Red Sea, destroy the Egyptian army, receive his law on Mount Sinai and feed more than 2,000 Israelites each day in the wilderness.

  • LaRue County Middle School: Site based council agenda Nov. 2011

    LaRue County Middle School
    SBDM Agenda
    November 15, 2011

    LCMS Media Center 4:30 pm


    1.      Welcome

    2.     Opening Business

    a.      Approval of Agenda

    b.     Approval of October Minutes

    c.     Celebrations

    d.     Comments

    3.      Academics/Student Achievement

  • Joey Stanton joins WorkLife HR

    WorkLife HR, a professional employer organization that provides financial and administrative solutions to the workplace including human resource management, payroll administration, employment law compliance and benefits services, announced its recent hire of Joey Stanton as regional vice president of the Blue Ridge region.

  • Veteran Robert Vance selected for Honor Flight

    Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative and 15 other Kentucky electric co-ops joined with the Bluegrass Chapter of the Honor Flight Network to take 29 veterans, free of charge, to visit the World War II Memorial and other war monuments.

    Nolin RECC spokesperson, Patsy Whitehead, said the co-op offered the trip opportunity to its members who served in World War II.

  • PHOTO: Kappa Delta Pi induction

  • Home heating funds available

    The Cabinet for Health and Family Services announced that $24 million in federal funding has been released to Kentucky to help low-income families heat their homes this winter.

    Central Kentucky Community Action will take applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Pro­gram  through Dec. 16. LIHEAP helps families pay their energy bills, particularly during the very cold and hot months.

  • New Hope man pleads guilty to rape, sex abuse

    Pascal “Pat” Jones, 51, was sentenced to five years in prison for first-degree sexual abuse in Nelson Circuit Court last week. The week before, in Marion County, Jones was sentenced to 11 years in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree rape. The sentence will be served concurrently with Jones' Nelson County sentence.

  • Frazier History Museum hosts photography exhibit

    The Frazier History Museum is featuring historic photographs from LaRue County, along with other areas of Kentucky as part of “Rough Road: The Kentucky Documentary Photographic Project 1975-1977,” a new exhibit which runs through Jan. 15.

  • Nelson Circuit Court sentencing

    The following people were sentenced recently in Nelson Circuit Court. All had previously entered a plea of guilty or had been found guilty during a criminal trial. Unless otherwise stated, all jail sentences are served concurrently.

  • Kentucky State Police hiring CVE officers

    The Kentucky State Police is accepting applications for the position of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer I.