Today's News

  • Hawks win tourney

    The Hawks varsity basketball team beat St. Henry and Harrison County to win the Huck Turner Tip-off Classic this past weekend.

    The tournament started with a 62-51 win against the St. Henry Crusaders on Friday, December 22.

    The Hawks got off to a slow start only leading 14-13 at the end of the first quarter, but the Hawks picked up the pace in the second quarter outscoring the Crusaders 17-9 to take a 31-21 lead at halftime.

  • Brown returns to action

    The Lady Hawks varsity basketball team lost three straight games this past week to Grant County, North Hardin and Central Hardin in the LaRue County Lady Hawks Holiday Classic.

    The bright spot for the Lady Hawks was the return of senior Presley Brown who hadn’t played all season due to sickness.

    The Lady Hawks started their tournament off with a 40-29 loss to the Grant County Lady Braves on Thursday, December 21.

  • Community Calendar


    New Years Eve Dinner/Dance

    There will be a New Years Eve Dinner/Dance on Sunday, December 31 at Vaughn Reno Starks Facility on Bishop Lane in Elizabethtown. A potluck dinner will start at 7:30 p.m. followed by the dance from 8:30 p.m. to Midnight. Admission is $10.00 Per person; no alcohol please. For more information call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437.


    Monthly Knitting Class

  • LaRue County Public Library art class
  • LaRue County Saddle Club awards
  • Drop your drawers
  • Jail Log - December 27, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, December 15 to Friday,December 22, 2017

    Aaron Bradley McGrath, 38, of Columbia was lodged for speeding 26 or more MPH over the speed limit, operating a vehicle with an expired operators license, no registration receipt, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, reckless driving, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and second degree possession of a controlled substance. He was later released from LCDC.

  • News of Record - December 27, 2017


    Circuit court

    Mark J. Hale entered a guilty plea and the commonwealth recommended him to receive six years probation for third degree burglary theft by unlawful taking auto between $500 and under $10,000, first degree criminal mischief and second degree criminal trespassing. The charges of operating a motor vehicle with an expired license, no license in possession and failure to produce insurance card were dismissed.

  • Finding joy

    Joy is not automatic. It is a choice we make. We must be intentional about listening, believing, receiving, seeking, and then remaining in joy. By nature we default to despair, discouragement, distrust, and depression. How did your Christmas go? How did your 2017 go? Did you find joy? If not, do you want to? If so, do you want more joy in 2018? Here are a few tips from God on finding joy in our short-lived lives!

    “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people.” Luke 2:10

  • Wise men - Then and now

    There are so many questions about the wise men who journeyed to see the newborn King --- who were they?  From where did they come?  How did they know to follow the star?  How many were there? 

    They seem to come out of nowhere, worship the newborn King and disappear back into nowhere.  Legend tells us things about their origin, their number and their person.