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Today's News

  • LCHS principal search begins

     In the wake of the resignation of LaRue County High School Principal Paul Mullins, the school’s site-based decision-making council is “left with the difficult task of replacing” him, said council member and teacher Justin Craft.

    Mullins, after eight years at the helm of LCHS, has accepted a position as superintendent of schools in Garrard County.

    At its last meeting, the council approved an online survey to gather information from the community on “what qualities it wants in our next principal at LCHS.”

  • WEDDING: Angel Danielle and Adam Elisha Lewis

     Angel Danielle Humphrey and Adam Elisha Lewis were married May 31, 2013, in a private ceremony at the residence of Gordon McDowell.

    The bride is the daughter of Daniel and Lisa Humphrey.

    The groom is the son of Sid and Judy Lewis.

    Attendants were the couple’s parents, Vicky Enlow and Bryson Elisa Lewis.

    The couple lives in Hodgenville.

  • PHOTO: New podium at Sunrise Manor

     A new podium at Sunrise Manor was presented by Sunrise Manor Volunteers in memory of Clyde Brown on May 26. Pictured are Brother Steve Campbell, pastor of Union Christian Church; and Garnett Brown, brother of Clyde Brown.

  • Energy myths can be costly

    Myth: Energy efficiency and energy conservation are the same thing.

    Energy efficiency means getting the same job done while using less energy. This could be lighting a room, cooling a house, or refrigerating some vegetables. Energy conservation, on the other hand, means reducing the level of services, such as reducing the lighting or comfort levels, or turning up the temperature of your refrigerator.

  • Daycare installs crumb rubber playground surface

    Bullfrogs & Butterflies Child Development Center installed Playsafer Rubber Mulch on their playground on May 28. The installation was made possible through a matching grant from the Kentucky Division of Waste Management.

    “We did a lot of fundraising and several parents donated to help match the grant,” said Patty Edwards, director. “In all, the improvements totaled over $10,000.”

  • New sign shop Blazin’ with design

    Riding around Hodgenville and LaRue County you have probably see his work. Signs, banners, shirts, custom license plates, window and vehicle wraps – all designed by Joshua Singer.

    Singer recently moved his business, Blazin Xpressions, from his home to 212 N. Lincoln Blvd. in Hodgenville.

    Born in Louisville, Singer spent his early years in LaRue County. He attended school at Buffalo Elementary School until his family moved to Pennsylvania in 1985. Singer graduated from Red Land High School in Lewisberry, Penn.

  • Sunrise Manor holds fundraiser car wash

    Sunrise Manor Nursing Home, 717 N. Lincoln Blvd., Hodgenville, will hold a car wash  9 a.m.-noon June 5 to raise money to send two residents on a vacation to the Ozark Mountains.

    A minimum $5 donation is requested.

    For more information, contact Sally Rineker, quality of life director, at 358-3103.

  • Ready to play at Creekfront
  • KSP needs leads to solve officer's murder

     

  • Joel Ray’s Restaurant celebrates 54th year

    Joel Ray’s Restaurant in Hodgenville celebrates its 54th anniversary this weekend.

    Joel Ray Sprowls bought the restaurant June 6, 1959, and for 14 years it operated on a 24-hour, seven days a week schedule. Several Grand Ole Opry superstars have dined there, including Faron Young, Tammy Wynette, Bill Monroe, Englebert Humperdink and the Johnny Cash Band.