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Today's News

  • Happy Father's Day

    Well it’s almost time to celebrate dad again with ties and cards that are funny or made from the hands of the littlest of these to show just how special Daddy really is.

    My Daddy, named John Samuel, was always called “Jack.” He used to say, “all great men named John are called Jack,” and he was one of the great ones.

  • Volunteers build church, spirits

    With the help of more than 140 volunteers from 13 states, Steadfast Baptist Church edged closer to completion last week.

    The church, which will be on Strange Road in Hodgenville, is scheduled to be completed later this summer.

  • FUNDRAISERS - JUNE 17, 2015

    Relay for Life fundraiser event

    Freedom Angels has a fundraiser at Mr. Gatti’s in Elizabethtown from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday, June 18.

    Magnolia Fire Department

    Magnolia Fire Department will have a dinner and auction at 5 p.m., Saturday, June 20. Menu includes pork tenderloin, two sides, roll and drink for donation. Auction begins at 6 p.m.

    Sunrise Manor event

  • Senior Activities

    Prime Time Band Dance

    A Bi-weekly Dance will be held from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, June 19, at LaRue Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville. The Prime Time Band will be performing. Admission is $4.00 per person. For more information call Jim Walter at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437.

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center, 112 N. Walters Ave., Hodgenville, has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information, call 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

  • Myrks names to Berea College Dean's List

    Buffalo resident Anthony Myrks has been named to the Spring 2015 Dean’s List at Berea College. A student is named to the Dean’s List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

  • Bivens names to soybean promotion board

     Ryan Bivens, a soybean, corn and wheat farmer in Hodgenville, has been appointed to a two-year term on the Kentucky Soybean Promotion Board, which is the entity charged with investing Kentucky’s soybean checkoff dollars to create opportunities for increased profitability.

    Directors on this board serve as stewards of those funds, investing in production research, promoting animal agriculture, discovering and promoting new uses for soy-based products and keeping soybeans as a top-of-mind commodity with consumers.

  • ENGAGEMENT

    Barbara Howard Davila, of Hodgenville, proudly announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Antonia Leigh Davila, to Chaz Lee Jones, son of Chris Jones, of Bristow, Okla., and Bobbie Mills, of Depew, Okla.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Lura Leigh Thomas, of Hodgenville. She is a graduate of LaRue County High School and Campbellsville University. She is employed with Airgas in Tulsa, Okla.

  • Hornbacks honored at Making Memories
  • Anniversary - Ragland

    J.C. and Naomi (Bowen) Ragland will celebrate their 62nd wedding anniversary on June 20. They were married on June 20, 1953, in Buffalo, KY, at the home of Rev. E.W. Godbey.

    Mrs. Ragland worked at LaRue County Public Schools food service for 29 years at the Hodgenville Elementary School. Mr. Ragland retired from Houchens Industries after 34 years of service in the meat department.

  • Wreck on I 65 causing back up on Hwy 357 in LaRue County

     Traffic Advisory:  I65 Northbound Mile Point 73

     

    A commercial vehicle crash has closed I65 Northbound near Mile Point 73.