Today's News

  • Hawk spinners make debut

    The Hodgenville Elementary School recently began offering a new opportunity for 4th and 5th grade students called the Hawks Spinners.

    According to Brittney Carl, shortly after fall break, auditions were held and the team of 15 students was formed. She said the Hawks Spinners is very similar to a junior color guard.

    “Students worked hard at weekly practices to learn and perfect a routine involving marching, dance and flag,” Carl said. “They made their big debut at the

  • Hawks KYA wins awards at conference

    The LaRue County High School delegation was honored at the Kentucky Youth Assembly in Louisville. Over 1,400 students attended the event. LaRue County students were also able to meet Kentucky Representative Brandon Reed and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Grimes.

  • School calendar - November 29, 2017

    KHIC Wee Time

  • LCS seeks calendar feedback

    LaRue County Schools’ instructional supervisor Christina Boone is seeking parent and community feedback concerning the district’s school calendar on a survey available November 29-December 5.

    The survey can be accessed on the district’s webpage (www.larue.kyschools.us).

    “There will be a google survey link on the main newsfeed of the LaRue County Schools homepage,” Boone explained. “Paper copies will also be available at the front desk in office of each school.”

  • Cooking corner - November 29, 2017

    Watergate Salad

    1 small box pistachio instant pudding

    1 large tub cool whip

    1 (16 Oz) can crushed pineapple. Do not drain.

    1/2 cup chopped walnuts (can use pecans)

    1/2 cup mini marshmallows

    Mix all ingredients together.

    Chill overnight 

  • Farm calendar - November 29, 2017

    Producer Best Practice Training

    There will be a Producer Best Practice Training at 2:30 p.m on December 6 at the LaRue County Extension Office. This training will replace the former GAP training for vegetable producers and is required if you wish to hand out samples of your produce at the Farmers Market or roadside stands. The training should last around 2 hours. There will be another training opportunity in January.

    Beef quality and care assurance training

  • Early detection is key to control Johne’s disease
  • Singing in the Christmas season

    The Glen Rice and Friends concert series will hold a “Christmas Every Day” concert on Sunday, December 3 at the Hardin County Schools’ Performing Arts Center in Elizabethtown.

    The concert will begin at 2:30 p.m. with doors opening at 2 p.m. The Christmas show will feature Buffalo native Glen Rice along with a lineup of musical guests that includes Camille Turner, Amber Martin, Ricky Puckett, Roger Conley, Tiffany Lynn and Teri Lynn Dandy.

    Rice said the song “Christmas Every Day” inspired this year’s theme.

  • Hodgenville News -November 29, 2017

    Thought for the week: You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.

    We had a great Thanksgiving Day with the West gang. There were 72 there this year. It was great seeing Uncle Quincy and Aunt Betty LaFollette and Harlis LaFollette. Want to say hi to Ralph and Mary Underwood in Anchorage, Alaska.

    I got Christmas decorations on front porch. I can’t believe we will be going into December this weekend. Where did the year go? I am not ready for another year to begin.

  • Thanksgiving blessings

    It was a different Thanksgiving for my side of the family as my grandpa Caudill, my mom’s dad, has had several medical events happen after he fell on Wednesday, November 22.

    He cracked his left shoulder in several places and completely fractured his left arm. He is very weak and is having a hard time getting around as he is very unstable.