Today's News

  • Chamber Unites!

    It is with much gratitude that I write this month’s article. Thank you to each of you for volunteering at the LaRue County booth during the Kentucky State Fair. It takes numerous individuals to plan, decorate and man this booth for ten days during the fair. Your generosity is greatly appreciated!

    We appreciate Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, Hornback Construction, LaRue County Attorney-Kyle Williamson, LaRue County Magistrate-Larry Howell and State Representative-Brandon Reed for sponsoring the Lincoln look-a-like for the Kentucky State Fair.

  • Jail Log - August 30, 2017

    Brandon Wayne Moore, 30, of Upton was lodged for second degree fleeing or evading police, disregarding a stop sign, second degree wanton endangerment, flagrant non support and persistent felony offender II.

    Joshua Wolford, 30, of Buffalo was lodged for speeding 26 MPH over the speed limit, possession of drug paraphernalia, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, possession of marijuana and having no registration receipt. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Charges expected in large fight

    Local police responded to a large fight that occurred in the parking lot of the Circle K convenience store in Hodgenville on Friday, August 25.

    According to Hodgenville Police Sergeant James Richardson, officers responded to the fight around midnight. He said six people were involved and that two of them were juveniles. One of the people was treated by LaRue County EMS at the scene but they refused further medical treatment.

  • Twenty people indicted

    The LaRue County Grand Jury handed down a laundry list of indictments on Monday, August 21 and most of them were for drug charges.

    Shannon D. Ward, 42, of Glasgow was indicted for complicity to receiving stolen property, complicity to first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and complicity to possession of drug paraphernalia. Her bail was set at $5,000 cash.

    Anthony P. Schynder Jr., 23, of Hodgenville was indicted on one count of second degree assault. His bail was set at $9,500 cash.

  • Drug overdose awareness event scheduled

    The Hodgenville Police Department will have their third annual Overdose Awareness Program at Hodgenville City Hall at 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 31.

    HPD Sergeant James Richardson said that speakers from their police department will discuss current drug trends as well as things to look for if you suspect a family member or friend is abusing drugs. He said they will also have speakers from Communicare and Step Works to discuss what services they have to offer those in need in LaRue County.

  • 4-H Calendar - August 30, 2017

    Wranglers Club

    The LaRue County 4-H Wranglers Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5 at the LaRue County Extension Office. New members are welcome to attend

    Poultry Club

    The LaRue County 4-H Poultry Club will meet from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6 at the LaRue County Extension Office at 270-358-3401. Any youth with an interest in poultry are invited to attend.

     4-H Conference

  • 4-H Forestry Field Day at Mammoth Cave
  • Eclipse Effect
  • Rainbow at the Square
  • Leadership LaRue Purchases Penny Press