Today's News

  • Jail Log - June 7, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, May 26 to Friday, June 2

    Chadren Wayne Frisby, 38, of Hodgenville was charged with disregarding stop sign, no registration plates, no registration receipt, failure to register motor vehicle, operating on a suspended or revoked license, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was later released from LCDC.

  • News of Record: Property transfers

    Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the LaRue County Clerk’s Office in Hodgenville.

    Easement agreement, LaRue Cooperative Fair Association, Inc., having taken title LaRue County Cooperative Fair, Inc. to SBA Towers, LLC, a Florida limited liability Company, no monetary consideration stated.

    Betsy Abell Tucker and Danny F. Rock Co-executors of the will of Cynthia S. Carter to Henry C. Ray and Kelly S. Ray, lots 8, 9, and 10 of the Wildwood Estates Subdivision, $45,750.

  • Kids Zone at the Fair

    Kids will be the focus at a Kids’ Zone at the LaRue County Fair from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday.

    The zone is sponsored by the LaRue County Public Library.

    “The Kids Zone will be in the air conditioned room off the stage in the Morrison building,” Crystal Packard said.

    The Kids’ Zone will feature play centers set up with blocks, cars, a play house, puppets, coloring center books and more, according to Packard.

  • Hodgenville Water Works receives award
  • Hodgenville news - June 7, 2017

    Thought for the week:  Little hugs can dry big tears. Little candles can light the darkness. Little memories can last for years. It’s the little things in life that bring the greatest happiness.

    I can’t believe that it is time for the LaRue County Fair already. I will be entering several items this year. You can bet that we will get rain sometime week of the fair. It never fails.

  • Community news - June 7, 2017

    Last Sunday morning, Reverend Scott Curle was the guest speaker at First Baptist in the absence of our pastor. Last Sunday was the Annual Homecoming at Second Christian Church in Columbia. The afternoon guest was Elder Payne and his congregation of Eunice Church of God of Columbia with Reverend Kenny Carter, Sr. Pastor.

    This Sunday at 5 p.m. the Hodgenville brotherhood will be singing at Round Top Baptist Church. There will be a fish fry starting around 2:30 p.m.

  • Rotary News
  • Fiscal court adopts data breech policy

    The LaRue County Fiscal Court adopted a data breach policy during a special called meeting on Friday, June 2

    LaRue County Judge Executive Tommy Turner said the policy is a standard policy from the Kentucky Department of Local Government. The policy is about minimizing the risk of disclosing personal information and setting practical guidelines for effectively responding to security incidents.

  • Sports shorts - June 7, 2017

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Brience Willian at 270-735-1763.

    Pickleball LaRue County

    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.

    Pickelball Nelson County

  • LaRue 12U hosts tournament

    Last weekend, the 12U Travel Hawks hosted their own Hodgenville Summer Bash 12U Tourney hosting seven teams from around the regional area.

    The Hawks jumped out quickly on Saturday, June 3 by defeating the E’town Strikers by a score of 16-1 in the first game of pool play. Tate Wootton earned the victory on the mound pitching two innings striking out four. Levi Austin finished the game on the mound for the Hawks also pitching two innings striking out one while giving up one earned run.