Today's News

  • Warm Blessings receives donation
  • SCRTC is May Rotary Guest
  • Election Results - Reed will face Mills - Stith will face Meredith in November

    Update - Leslie Stith has been declared the winner of the Democratic party nomination for the 5th District State Senate race that includes LaRue County. Stith defeated Ricky Alvey with 52% of the votes with all 95 precincts reporting. Stith's overall vote total was 5,470 votes over Alvey's 4,990 votes. Stith will face Republican candidate Steve Meredith in the November election.


  • Boil water advisory lifted

    The boil water advisory that was issued for several areas in Hodgenville was lifted at 4 p.m. Thursday.

  • Boil Water Advisory Issued

    The City of Hodgenville issued a boil water advisory (May 11, 2016 at 4 p.m.) for areas of East Water St , South Greensburg Street, East Main Street, and South Lincoln Blvd. following the replacement of a fire hydrant when the water had to be turned off, causing the need for the advisory.  Officials say this is precautionary and is expected to be lifted sometime on Thursday.

  • Regional fishing event scheduled for disabled youth

    A regional fishing event for disabled children will be held Saturday, June 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Windy Ridge Farm in Elizabethtown.

    Cast Away the Day will include a free day of fishing for disabled children, teenagers and young adults ages 3 to 21-years-old with any disability. Families and caregivers of the disabled youth are also allowed to attend.

  • Vehicle accident on Lyons Station Road
  • Jail log - May 11, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, March 14 to Monday, March 21.

    Damon A. Lewis, 42 was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, no registration receipt and no registration plates. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Melvina Richards, 45 was charged with possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. She was later released from LCDC on bond.

  • Hodgenville News - May 11, 2016

    Thought of the week: You can have more degrees than a thermometer and still be blind and ignorant.

    I went to Churchhill Downs on Thursday, May 5 with my cousins Rosetta LaFollette and Regina Childress, Karon Wheeler. We had a great time. On Saturday May 7, the LaFollete family got at Golden Corral to celebrate Mother’s Day with Cathy LaFollette, All four children was present, Ken, Dale, Candy and Danny; three grandchildren, Josh, Brittany and Angela and great granddaughter Addie. We had a great visiting with everyone.

  • Community news - May 11, 2016

    Happy belated Mother’s Day to all the mothers. I hope those who have your mothers appreciate them. Tell them how much you love them and cherish every moment with them because there will never be a mother that could replace your mother.