Today's News

  • Kentuckians have chance to win iPad

     Kentucky residents have another chance to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority in a sweepstakes through Facebook. The contest runs through 12 a.m. on March 1.

    To enter, a Kentuckian must click on the orange graduate icon on the KHEAA Facebook page, answer one question about college and “like” KHEAA on Facebook. KHEAA will not share or sell any personal information to a third party.

    Only Kentucky residents are eligible.

  • BASKETBALL: Hawks maul Meade

     The LaRue County Hawks mauled Meade County’s Green Waves Tuesday, 44-29.

    Senior guard Kelton Ford contributed 17 points, five steals and two assists as the homestanding Hawks handed Meade their sixth straight loss.

    Junior forward Kody Key-Close chipped in with 11 points, hitting three-of-six 3-point attempts, while junior guard Thomas Harman and senior guard Dustin Coulter each scored five. Coulter had four rebounds.

    Tyler Howell scored five and had nine rebounds; and Micah Wiseman added two.

    Caleb Sheffer had two assists.

  • Daniel Milby honored by Nationwide

     Daniel Milby has been selected as January Employee of the Month for Nationwide Uniform.

    He has been employed with Nationwide since February 2007 and is under the supervision of Sandy Wheeler in the shipping department.

    He will receive an award for his dedication and service.

  • COLUMN: Go Red for February

     About 43 million women are affected by heart disease in the United States. The American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women movement is a campaign to bring awareness to the issue of women’s cardiovascular health and dispel the myth that heart disease is not a problem for women. The color red is symbolic for women and heart disease. It is also a symbol for the power of women investing in their own health.

  • Tornado watch issued for LaRue

    A storm front promising to bring strong winds also could lead to creation of tornadoes and severe thunderstorms overnight.

    The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch across the western half of Kentucky, including LaRue County.

    The tornado watch will remain in effect until 5 a.m. Wednesday. The public is advised to be alert to changing conditions and keep emergency provisions including a portable radio and flashlight at hand.

  • News of Record Jan. 30, 2013


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  • Score big on game day

          I am blessed with delightful friends with whom I truly enjoy spending time. We can find a reason to gather and celebrate pretty much anything. Thankfully, the Super Bowl is coming up – a perfect time to get together and enjoy food, friends and fellowship.

  • Lady Hawks slide past Caverna 47-42

     The Lady Hawks defeated Caverna 47-42 Saturday after Friday’s icy weather caused a game delay.

  • Four recovering after Athertonville crash

     Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Jan. 21 in Athertonville.