Today's News

  • Lost in LaRue - November 25, 2015

    Green isn’t a color that comes to mind when you think of November, but that is exactly what I love about winter wheat. I captured this picture on Goodin Williams Road, one of my lost trips this November. The stark contrast of bright new life in the midst of the changing season when everything seems to be going dormant and gray is a reminder to me that, as we head in to winter, there are still glimmers of life and beauty all around.

  • Winners of the free turkey giveaway
  • Accident at Maxine Road and Hwy 357
  • The suspense of Black Friday

    The suspense is building for shopping fanatics around the country as the largest shopping event of the year is this Friday.

    Black Friday is an annual shopping event following Thanksgiving Day where stores of all varieties offer reduced prices on select items for a short amount of time. Black Friday is also regarded by many as the official beginning of the Christmas shopping season.

  • Cranberries with holiday meal

    By By Jamie Pronschinske

    WKU Dietetic Intern

  • Hangin with Heroes applications due Dec. 11

    Applications are currently being accepted for a local program that allows needy children to go shopping with a police officer.

    The Hangin with Heroes program will provide clothing, toys and other necessities to needy children during the holiday season. The children will also be able to shop with police officers from the Hodgenville Police Department.

    The program is for LaRue County children only and applications are due by Friday, December 11 at 2:30 p.m. Applications need to be picked up and turned in to the LaRue County Community Action Center in Hodgenville.

  • Three indicted by grand jury

    Three people were indicted by the LaRue County Grand Jury on November 16.

    Christine V. Hutchinson, 44, of Hodgenville was indicted on a charge of welfare fraud. Her bail was set at $5,000 unsecured.

    Lewis “Jody” Ireland Jr., 45, of Magnolia was indicted on a charge of first degree trafficking in a controlled substance. His bail was set at $9,500 cash.

  • Jail Log - November 25, 2015

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, November 16 to Monday, November 23.

    David A. Chesser II, 29, of New Haven was charged with one headlight, improper or no windshield, possession of an open alcoholic beverage in motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, no registration plates, no registration receipts, failure to maintain the required insurance and second degree criminal trespassing. He was later released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the Kentucky State Police.

  • Cloud accounting solutions

    Back in July 2015, I wrote about storing files in the Cloud and that the Cloud was simply another term for the Internet. You do not actually store files in a cloud, but you store data, or process information, on computers connected to the Internet, usually for a fee, but sometimes free (subsidized by advertising).

  • Judge Tommy Turner Elected Kentucky Historical Society Board Officer

    The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) recently installed LaRue County Judge Executive Tommy Turner as one of the new officers and members of its Governing Board.