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    Thought for the week: When you are down to nothing. God is up to something!

    Another LaRue County Fair has come and gone. We didn’t make it out and the weather was just too hot. At least we didn’t have rain like we usually do. Congratulations to Daniel Skaggs on winning the Karaoke contest. Saturday night we went to Ryan Ray’s graduation party at the Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown. It was well attended. I got to learn a new dance thanks to DJ Jimmy and it was a lot of fun.

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  • Birth Announcement: Stillwell

    Big brother Clayton Lee Stillwell proudly announces the birth of his sister, Emma Meredith Stillwell.

    Emma was born May 30, 2016 and weighed 7lbs. 13oz. and was 19 inches long.

    Emma is the daughter of Aaron and Marla Stillwell of Hodgenville. Grandparents are Reed and Angie Smith of Magnolia, and Roger and Bonnie Stillwell of Upton. 

  • ANNIVERSARY: Williams Celebrate 65 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Dean Williams of Hodgenville will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on June 20.

    The couple was married June 20, 1951 at Oak Hill Baptist Church with Harlan L. Williams officiating the ceremony.

    They have two sons Glenn (Janet) Williams and Scott (Rosanna) Williams; both of Hodgenville; two grandsons and five great grandchildren.  

  • ANNIVERSARY: Gibsons celebrate 65 years

    Kenneth and Mary Rita (Brey) Gibson will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on June 16.

    The couple was married at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Howardstown on June 16, 1951.

    The couple have three sons; Kenny Ray of Campbellsville, Joey also of Campbellsville, and Dorman of White House, TN. The couple also have three daughters, Eugenia (Jeannie) Butler of Sonora, Venita Hawkins of Mt. Sherman, and Viola Hawkins of Allendale, as well as 12 grandchildren, 1 step granddaughter, and 20 great-grandchildren.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Hines - Thompson

    Alison Hines, formerly of Hodgenville and Kelly Thompson of Maysville are pleased to announce their engagement. Alison is the daughter of Jeannie and Gary Bell and the late Tim Hines, sister of Cheryl Miller. Hines currently lives in Georgetown and is a supervisor for Child Protective Services. Thompson is the son of Kim Thompson and Bill Thompson, brother of Tracey Thompson-Clark. He currently lives in Georgetown and is a team leader for Toyota. The couple ill be married in Wilmore at Estes Chapel in July. 

  • KSP trooper injured in chase

    A high speed chase involving a Kentucky State Police trooper ended in a two-vehicle accident last Thursday on Bailey Road in Magnolia.

    According to the arrest citation, the chase started when Dustin Shane Brewer, 35, of Buffalo pulled into the driveway of a residence where KSP Captain Jamie Heller was conducting an investigation. Heller asked Brewer for his driver’s license and while he was checking his driver’s license, Brewer fled in his vehicle.

  • City council approves pay raise

    Hodgenville City Council, meeting at City Hall Monday night, approved with the deciding vote given by Mayor Kenneth DeVore, a two percent across-the-board pay raise for employees with the exception of the police department.

    In that department, the council approved a two-dollar-per-hour raise for patrol officers and a three-dollar-per-hour increase for the chief of police.