Today's News

  • Lessons from Jesus

    “Learn from Me.”  These are words of Jesus found in Matthew 11:29 and they picture Jesus as a teacher.  His disciples were invited to sit at His feet and learn from Him.  Jesus taught many wonderful lessons in the short time He was on earth.

    Have you wondered what Jesus would teach if He were here today?  We don’t have to ponder this because we have not been left in the dark about what He desires for us.   His instruction, inspiration, and guidance are found in His Word, the Bible.

  • Cooking corner - October 3, 2016



    1 can (15.5 oz) packed pumpkin

    1 can (12 oz.) evaporated milk

    3 large eggs

    3/4 cup sugar

    1/4 teaspoon salt

    1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice

    1 cup unsalted butter, melted

    1 cup chopped pecans

    1 package yellow cake mix

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 9x13 pan

    Combine first 6 ingredients together. Pour into pan. Gently sprinkle the cake mix over mixture. Top with pecans. Drizzle melted butter over mixture.

  • Mixed report on 2016 Harvest

    Harvest is nearing an end and LaRue County farmers are discovering how good or bad their crop yields are for 2016.

    “Early planted corn and soybeans were excellent. We’ve had several reports of 250 plus bushel corn, and 80+ bushel soybeans early in the harvest season,” said Daniel Carpenter, LaRue County Extension Agent for Ag and Natural Resources. “But as we’ve started harvesting more of the later planted crops, the yields have been dropping drastically, especially in corn.”

  • Hodgenville news - October 3, 2016

    Thought for the week: A secret to happiness is letting every situation be what it is instead of what you think it should be and then making the best of it.

  • Blood drive held
  • Underwood wins Jamboree show
  • Jaggers Reunion held

    The 72nd reunion of the descendants of the seven daughters of the late Kate and Everett Jaggers was held on Saturday, July 23, 2016 with 92 attending – cousins, spouses and children. Six of the seven daughters’ families were represented:

    OLLIE: Genrose Meers, Charles Meers, Fran Brennan, Mike & Polley Dailey, J.T. & Patsy Thomas;

  • Senior calendar - October 3, 2016

    LaRue County Senior Dance

    There will be a senior dance at the LaRue County Senior Center in Hodgenville this Friday from 7 to 10 p.m.  Admission is $4 each and music will be provided by the Prime Time Band. All ages are welcome to attend. For more information call 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437 or email jmarwalt@comcast.net.

    Elizabethtown Senior Dance

  • Reunion calendar - October 3, 2016


    The Gibson-Milby family reunion will be at 11 a.m. on October 9 at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Mount Sherman. The reunion will be in the family center behind the church. Potluck begins at noon. For more information call 270-324-3186.

    Nelson Family Reunion

    The Nelson Family Reunion will be October 16 at 1 pm (ET) at the Coon Hunter’s Club in Summersville. Meal will be potluck.

  • Community calendar - October 3, 2016

    Library book signing

    The LaRue County Public Library will have a book signing and discussion by local author Paul Hornback at 6 p.m. on October 6. Hornback’s book, God Still Remembers Me: Devotions for Facing Alzheimer’s Disease with Faith, has recently been published in a new edition. Please join us in talk with the author.

    Free movie matinee