Today's News

  • 4-H Calendar - September 20, 2017


    LaRue County 4-H members will need to complete a new enrollment form for the 2017-2018 program year.  New forms are now available at the Extension Office.  Call 270-358-3401 for more information.

    4-H Arts and Crafts Club

    The 4-H Arts and Crafts Club will meet at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20 at the Extension Office.

    Forestry Day

  • Upcoming LaRue County bread baking class

    The LaRue County Homemaker organization is sponsoring a class on Baking and Breaking Bread Together at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 26 at the LaRue County Extension Office at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road in Hodgenville.

    No registration is required and the class is open to everyone. The instructor will be the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent from Breckinridge County and she will focus on the basics on bread making.

  • Church Calendar - September 20, 2017

    Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist

    Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist Church will have a revival at 7 p.m. on Sunday, September 24. Reverend Brian Bates will bring the message and everyone is welcome to attend.

    Community-wide Picnic

    The Magnolia Cumberland Presbyterian Church is sponsoring a community-wide picnic with food, fun and fellowship on Sunday September 24 at the church in Magnolia. The event will start at 4 p.m. and end with a devotional at 7 p.m.

    Oak Hill Homecoming

  • On Depression - Part 2

    Anxiety and depression affectsover 40 million adults in the United States annually, almost 20% of our total population. Recently I got to sit down with Savannah Clemons, a local professional counselor, and talk with her through the subject of depression. Here are some excerpts from our discussion:

    Is it ok to be depressed? What are the dangers of depression?

  • Responding in Love

    The Apostle Paul has a pastor’s heart, which is borne out in his writings. Consider his letter to the church at Philippi, a church he dearly loved. He tells them they are in his mind, in his heart and in his prayers (Philippians 1:3-11).

    The church at Philippi had been founded by Paul on his second missionary journey. The work was small at first among a few women by the river side. Lydia, a seller of purple, was his first convert, and she was soon joined by the Philippian jailer and his family (Acts 16:12-40).

  • Wreck on Lincoln Parkway
  • Memorial Photo Mystery

    Calling all Hodgenville historians! Phyllis Hazle of Hodgenville recently submitted this photo to The LaRue County Herald News. The image portrays a large group assembled on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and is estimated to have been taken sometime in the 1930s, based on the forestry and fashion of the times.

  • Retired Staff to Gather

    Retired staff members from the Abraham Lincoln Elementary campus and the former Buffalo and Magnolia Elementary Schools will gather at 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 19 for their annual dinner.

    This is the sixth year that the group of certified teachers as well as bus drivers and other classified staff have met to rekindle old friendships and fellowship. The event is open to anyone who served these schools during their career. Guests are also welcome.

  • Grandparents’ Day
  • ALES leadership flowerbed cleanup