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Today's News

  • Eighth grade Hawks pick up win

    As the third week of Boy’s Middle School basketball season began the Hawks found themselves on the road this past week traveling to Taylor County as well as to T.K. Stone Middle School.

    Last Monday, November 7 the road test began as the 7th grade Hawks were looking for their first win of the season taking on the Taylor County Cardinals.

  • Sixth grade Hawks fall to Taylor County

    The 6th grade travel Hawks traveled to Taylor County last Monday night to take on the Cardinal’s sixth grade Middle School team.

    The Hawks took an early lead in the first quarter by a score of 7 to 6, but the Cardinals took the lead at the half by a score of 18 to 15. With less than two minutes to go in the contest the Hawks cut the Cardinals lead to one, but the Cardinals pulled ahead with some late free-throws as the Hawks fell to the Cardinals by a score of 42-36.

  • Sports shorts- November 16, 2016

    Blue/White night

    The 2016 Hawks and Lady Hawks basketball teams will have their annual Blue and White night at the high school gym on Friday, November 18. A chili supper will take place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the LCHS cafeteria followed by scrimmage and other activities in the gym around 6:45 p.m.

    Pickleball

    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street. Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

  • Youth soccer - November 16, 2016

    The LaRue County U10M3 Panthers defeated the Elizabethtown U10M6 team by a score of 8-3 in the final game of the season.

  • Church Calendar - November 16, 2016

    Revival at Union Separate Baptist Church

    Union Separate Baptist Church will have revival services beginning Thursday November 17 at 7 p.m. The evangelist will be Bro. James Crim. Pastor Bro. Troy Arnette and the church invites everyone to attend.

    The Celebration of The Nativity

  • Attorney indicted for mishandling Hodgenville client's funds

    According to Kentucky State Police, 70-year-old Danny Butler, of Greensburg KY, was arrested Wednesday, November 9 at 10:12 AM EDT on Hyde Park Road in Campbellsville.

    Butler, a practicing attorney, was charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking and Theft by Failure to make required disposition over $10,000.00. The Hardin County grand jury returned the indictment after hearing evidence related to Butler’s mishandling of client funds and escrow accounts. The client has been identified as Wanda Brewer of Hodgenville.

  • Jail Log - November 9, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, October 31 to Monday, November 7

    Debora Bailey, 23, of Hodgenville was charged with fourth-degree assault. She was released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Office.

    Detra Darst, 31, of Hodgenville was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs. She was released from LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Office.

  • LCHS put on Lockdown

    The LaRue County High School went on lockdown Thursday morning, November 3, for a random drug search by police.

    According to LCHS Interim Principal Denise Skaggs, the high school went on lockdown after Kentucky State Police troopers arrived to conduct a search with their canine units. She said the hallways, lockers and parking lots at the school were searched. After the search, she said the lockdown was lifted and everyone resumed their normal activities.

  • Hall-Gaddie Road to receive new bridge

    LaRue County Judge-executive Tommy Turner told magistrates meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville November 7 that the county is accepting bids for the construction of a new Hall-Gaddie bridge. Bids will be accepted until 2 p.m. November 22.

    Turner said that although the bridge, located on Hall-Gaddie Road at the intersection of Brooks Road, is open, passable, and meets all state standards, it is in the worst condition of the county’s inventory of bridges.

  • LCHS hold mock election

    The 493 LaRue County High School students who voted in a mock election November 4 gave Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump 66.5 percent of votes cast to Democrat challenger Hillary Clinton’s 16.6 percent.

    Kendrick Bryan, LCHS social studies teacher and Marsha Duncan, Youth Services Coordinator, organized the election, which had students voting online during their first-period class.