Today's News

  • Driver’s License Information

    Exams for driver’s license permits are given 8-11 a.m. Mondays in the LaRue Circuit Court Clerk office at the courthouse.

    Call 270-358-3421 for information. 

  • Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville, has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information, call 270-358-4311 or e-mail Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

  • Livestock Club Community Service Project

    The 4-H Livestock Club has been collecting items for the local Santa Bus for their community service project. Members met to clean the items, install batteries if needed, and prepare them for delivery. Ann “Snookie” Morrison met with the club to pick up their donation, in time for Christmas Eve delivery. From left, William Pearman, Abigail Hazelwood, Holden Madriaga, Lexi Grimes, Emily Pearman, Makenzie Hornback and Morrison.

  • Rotary guest

    Bob Stewart, right, from the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet was the guest speaker at the Hodgenville Rotary Club. Rotarian Tom Claycomb is at left.

  • 4-H Calendar

    The 4-H Cooking Club will meet 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 27 at the LaRue County Extension office. 

  • Wise men still seek the savior

    Christmas is a time of giving, with God setting the example for us when he gave his one and only son that first Christmas Day. This was the greatest gift ever offered – Jesus, given to be the savior of the world. His son would live on the earth and grow up teaching us and showing us how to live, and then one day die on the cross to pay for our sins.  

  • ‘The hopes and fears of all the years’

    At this time of year churches are holding Christmas programs. It is a season when the Christmas spirit should be flowing from one person to another. 

  • Church Calendar

    New service times at Parkway Baptist Church

  • Drowning victims identified

     Three people drowned early Sunday morning when their car went into Pottinger Creek near the Rolling Fork River and New Haven.

    The deceased have been identified as Don Paul Allen, 61, of Raywick; Chris Gray, 51, of Campbellsville; and the driver, Cindy Newberry, 36, of Gravel Switch.

    Two other passengers, Newberry’s husband, Jason Newberry, 40, and Debbie Puyera, 48, of Campbellsville, escaped and went for help, but by the time rescuers got there, the car had been swept further into the creek and was submerged with the victims trapped inside.

  • Severe weather incoming

    The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for LaRue County. Winds will gust up to 70 mph. Tree and mobile home damage is anticipated.