Today's News

  • Lady Hawks pick up two wins

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks varsity softball team picked up picked up two wins this past week as they beat Breckingridge County 13-2 and John Hardin 7-3.

    The Lady Hawks beat John Hardin on Monday 7-3 after seven innings of play. They won behind Chasity Bryant, who went 2-3 with a singles in the fifth and seventh innings.

    Pitcher Kellee Cundiff was in control in the circle. In four innings, she only gave up two hits, allowed one earned run, one walk and seven strikeouts. Lady Hawks closer Sarah Jo Calhoun put away the final nine outs to record the save.

  • Yingling signs with CU
  • Sports shorts - May 11, 2016


    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.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary at 270-358-8386.

    Another Level Basketball Camp

  • Family Worship Center moving to Sunrise Manor

    Family Worship Center in Hodgenville recently purchased the former Sunrise Manor nursing home facility on Phillips Lane.

    The Building

    In a small community it is hard to miss change. When Sunrise Manor moved to the new facility in 2011, many wondered what would happen to the old building. Big changes are to come to the building located at 80 Phillips Lane, which was built in 1967. It was a home for thousands of people before it closed in 2011 due to the age of the building.

  • Protect yourself and your family from mosquitoes around your home

    The Lincoln Trail District Health Department advises homeowners to begin preparing now for summer mosquito season by ridding their environments of potential mosquito breeding areas. Mosquitoes are a common insect in Kentucky, particularly in the warmer months. Besides being a nuisance, some mosquitoes are known to carry diseases. You should take steps to protect yourself and your loved ones from potential exposures by reducing possible breeding locations in and around your home.

  • Plowshares Summer Solstice Celebration

    Plowshares Farm Center for Education and Spirituality will have their third annual Summer Solstice Celebration on Saturday, June 18 from 2 to 10 p.m.

    The celebration will kick-off with stations at 2 p.m. that include needle felting wool with Meade County fiber artist Dina Buckey, spinning wool using a drop spindle with Ken Buckey, woven baskets with Susan Kate, beaded bracelets with Jody Miller, old fashion sack races, a water balloon toss and an egg relay.

  • Community Calendar - May 11, 2016

    Judy Cox Community Spirit Award

    Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Community Education Service and the Judy Cox Community Spirit Award.

    The LaRue County Community Education (LACE) Service Award honors dedicated service, hard work and tireless effort in educating our community. The Judy Cox Community Spirit Award is an honor given to a local person that demonstrates a true servant’s heart with enthusiasm and a desire to make the community a better place through service.

  • Fundraising calendar - May 11, 2016

    Buffalo Fire and Rescue

    The Buffalo Fire and Rescue have a free 8x10 professional color family portrait for a donation of $25 or more. A representative from Parish Promotions will go door to door in the coverage area with an I.D. to collect and give out receipts. Buffalo Fire and Rescue is asking for $25 or more to help with purchasing turnout gear.

    Relay for Life

    Parkway Peeps- tee shirt sale $15 each. Check out their Facebook page for an image of the shirt or contact Mary Jane Stillwell at 270-765-8761 or Rita Thompson at 270-505-0380.

  • Senior Calendar - May 11, 2016

    Friday Dance

    A dance will be held from 7-10 p.m. May 13, at the LaRue County Senior Center at 112 Walter’s Avenue in Hodgenville. Featuring Prime Time Band. Admission is $4 per person. For more information contact Jim Walters at 270-737-5655, cell 270-766-4437 or email jmarwalt@comcast.net.

    Saturday Dance

  • Bookmobile schedule – May 11, 2015

    May 11

    Kingdom Kids, Senior Center

    Morningside, Larue Trace, Taylor Mills, Indian Trails

    May 12

    First Friends

    May 17

    Countrylane Rd, Katerpillar Korner, Greensburg Rd, Adult daycare, Salem Lake Rd, Salem Church Rd

    May 18

    LCMS, Alvin Brooks, Buffalo School Apt., Carter Bros., Tonieville Rd

    May 19

    Bullfrogs & Butterflies, Nationwide, ALES

    May 23

    Little Eden, Ball Hollow Rd, Atilla Rd, Campbellsville Rd, Lincoln Way

    May 24