Today's News

  • Reunion Calendar

    Rust Reunion

    The annual Rust Reunion will be held from 12-4 p.m. on July 10 at Barry Hall in New Haven. Potluck lunch, you may bring a dish. Contact Pam Rust for more information 502-549-5538.

    Wheeler-Gore Family Reunion

    The Wheeler-Gore Family Reunion will be held at Noon on July 10 at the LaRue County Sportsman Lake on Campbellsville road.

  • 65 attend 4-H Summer camp

    Sixty-five campers and five teen and nine adult leaders spent four days at Lake Cumberland enjoying such activities as: swimming, boating, archery, riflery, arts and crafts, recreation, high ropes and low ropes during June 14-17.

  • Campbellsville University honors LaRue teachers

    Three teachers from LaRue County Schools received Excellence in Teaching awards from Campbellsville University during a recent ceremony.

    The Excellence in Teaching Award recipients include the following with their superintendent listed first:

    LaRue County Schools-Sam Sanders, superintendent; Dora Canter, Abraham Lincoln Elementary School; Teresa Lee, LaRue County Middle School; and Houston Cruse, LaRue County High School.

    Canter has taught fourth grade at Abraham Lincoln Elementary since 1998.

  • Guthrie visits LaRue County
  • Meditating through gardening

    A local woman says her love for gardening and growing daylilies is what has helped her though life and keeps her going each day.

    Geneva Wells, 81, of Buffalo is a retired cook/baker from the former Buffalo Elementary School and she was married to her husband Lyford Wells for 46 years and they had two sons together, Boyce Wells and Dennis Wells. When her husband Lyford passed away in 1996, Geneva said she turned to gardening and growing daylilies as a form of meditation.

  • Jail log - July 6, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, June 27 to Monday, July 4

    Bryan Aldrich, 33 was charged with first degree disorderly conduct and violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. He was later released from LCDC.

    Sarah Butler, 28, of Upton was charged with theft by unlawful taking under $500. She remains lodged in LCDC.

    James Galloway, 33, of Upton was charged with flagrant non support. He remains lodged in LCDC.

    William J. Glover, 45, of Elkhorn was charged with fourth degree assault. He remains lodged in LCDC.

  • Adult summer reading drawing July 6, 2016
  • Five LaRue boys attend Sheriff’s Ranch

    Five LaRue County boys attended the annual Kentucky Sheriff’s Boys and Girls Ranch last month as the summer camping program officially opened to campers for their 41st season.

    The LaRue County boys who attended the Sheriff’s Ranch on June 26 through July 1 were Jonathan Mattingly, Aaron Foley, Jariah Rogers, Ty Tedder and Cody Love. The camp runs throughout June and July, serving both boys and girls during alternating weeks, throughout the camp season.

  • A day of dancing
  • Community Calendar

    Mother of the Year Award

    The Mother of the Year Award is sponsored by the LaRue County Extension Homemakers and will be announced at the LaRue County Fairgrounds during the AGstravaganza event on Friday, July 22 at 7 p.m. Nomination forms are available at the LaRue County Extension Office (270-358-3401) or can be found on the Extension Office website on the Family and Consumer Sciences page at http://larue.ca.uky.edu/FamilyConsumerSciences.  Nominations are due to the Extension Office by Friday, July 1.

    KPR Lincoln Trail Chapter meeting