Today's News

  • LCHS to be featured in KDE program

    Kentucky Department of Education officials brought their own technology with them as they recorded a LaRue County Schools’ technology webcast last week in the high school library.

    David Couch, associate commissioner for knowledge, information, and data services, led a panel that interviewed LaRue’s superintendent of schools, Sam Sanders and district administrators Paul Mullins, Amanda Reed, and Freddie Newby in an hour-long taping.

  • Shooting victim in stable condition

    A LaRue County man is in stable condition after being shot in the chest Sunday evening.

    Dennis Locke was transported by air ambulance to University Hosptial in Louisville following what police described as a “family dispute.”

    The LaRue County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky State Police and LaRue County EMS responded to the scene about 7:30 p.m. on L&N Turnpike near Buffalo.
    As of Monday morning, no charges have been filed.

  • Police at scene of shooting

    The LaRue County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky State Police and LaRue County EMS have responded to the scene of a reported shooting on L&N Turnpike near Buffalo.
    Emergency services were dispatched about 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

    One person has been taken to the hospital.

  • Todd Allen named Co-Coach of the Year

    A former LaRue County Mat Hawk continues to rack up honors in wrestling.

    Todd Allen, in his first year as head coach at Cumberland University, was voted Co-Coach of the Year. He mentored three All-Americans, the most in one season in the program's history.

    Zeke Hunt, Cody Linton and Jake Williams were named as All-Americans. Hunt and Joe Gallegos earned All-Mid-South Conference; Michael Gonzalez and David Capers were also named Honorable Mention All-Conference.

  • New Haven man arrested after police chase

     A high-speed chase through New Haven mid-afternoon Tuesday ended in a crash and foot chase.

    Nelson County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Sean Vittitow, of Nelson County, on numerous traffic counts, driving under the influence and evading arrest after he fled from an attempted traffic stop.

    The chase ended in the side yard of a home on the corner of Main Street and Lyons Station Road.

    “He came down the road wide open,” said Bob Peterson, who witnessed the chase.

  • Legal Aid Clinics

    The Legal Aid Society, 416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, will hold free legal clinics in April and May. Each session will be held at that location unless otherwise stated.
    A reservation for each clinic is required. Contact the Legal Aid Society at (502) 584-1254 to make your reservation.

  • Every day is Earth Day to Kentucky farmers

    As the global theme of climate change and other environmentally-friendly topics take center stage for the annual Earth Day celebration on April 22, it is important to note that Kentucky has a workforce 85,000-strong aiming for those same goals year-round – farmers.
    “Farmers have always been the primary caretakers of the land and they carry that responsibility with honor and pride,” said Kentucky Farm Bureau president Mark Haney. “In fact, I would make the argument that farmers were actually the world’s first environmentalists.”

  • Students at LCMS kick butts
  • Father's Day at Hodgenville Elementary School
  • Recycling Kingdom