Today's News

  • 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.

  • New area code in Kentucky: Informational meetings planned


    The meetings will be conducted by PSC staff and will include an informational presentation and an opportunity to ask questions and submit comments.

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: New employees welcomed by school district

     The LaRue County School District strives to employ the most capable and professional teachers and support staff in our schools.

    This year, several people have joined the district in various positions.

    Kyle Goodlett is serving as assistant principal at LaRue County High School.

  • SOCCER: Hawks whip Tigers

     Oct. 2 was another senior night, another victory for the Hawks soccer team.

    The Hawks have played against three other teams enjoying senior night and emerged victorious. This night was no different. 

    The Hawks whipped the Tigers of Bardstown 8-0. 

    Honored by their teammates, families and friends were nine seniors: Ryan Abell,

  • SOCCER: Lady Hawks prepare for district

     18TH DISTRICT GIRLS' SOCCER TOURNAMENT AT MARION COUNTY. LaRue County is a victory away Wednesday night from the first region tournament berth in the program’s six-year existence.

    The second-seeded Lady Hawks (5-7-2, 2-1-1) meet the third-seeded Hart County Lady Raiders (7-4, 1-2) in the late semifinal at 8. LaRue County beat the Lady Raiders, 6-2 on Aug. 27 in Munfordville. Junior Shelbi Brooks and sophomore Rachel Wolf each had three goals and one assist for the Lady Hawks.

  • SOCCER: Hawks enter district tournament

     18TH DISTRICT BOYS' SOCCER TOURNAMENT AT MARION COUNTY. The fourth-seeded Taylor County Cardinals (4-16, 3-3) meet the fifth-seeded Hart County Raiders (1-10-1, 1-5) in tonight’s quarterfinal at 6. Taylor County beat the visiting Raiders on Aug. 23, 1-0 as sophomore Jordan Nicholas scored off a pass from senior Justin Smith.