Today's News

  • Jail log - August 3, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, July 25 to Monday, August 1.

    Abdel Hejazi, 27, of Hodgenville, was charged with operating a motor vehicle on a suspended or revoked operator’s license and failure of non-owner to maintain required insurance. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the Hodgenville Police Department.

  • Church calendar - August 3, 2016

    Union Separate Baptist Church

    Union Separate Baptist Church will be having homecoming service at 11 a.m. EDT on Sunday August 7. Bro. Mike Gribbins will bring the message. The Sextons will be the guest singers. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Old Mount Sherman Cemetery accepting donations

    Old Mount Sherman Cemetery is accepting donations for upkeep. Mail checks to Dale Warren, 3624 Sand Ridge Road, Magnolia, KY 42757 or call 270-528-4142.

  • Election Drama

    Election Day. Some people can’t wait for it. Some people can’t wait for it to be over. Some people love their political options. Some people hate them. Emotions run deep when talking about politics, creating much division and drama.

    So what is a Christian to do? Here are four biblical truths and tips to avoid getting drawn into (or creating more) election cycle drama.

  • The answer for our problems

       We live in a sick world where many are trying to doctor the illness, but they are only treating the symptoms, not the disease.  Someone said: “If the experts were laid in a row end to end, they would never reach a conclusion.”

  • Preparing for a graying population

    It’s still a while down the road, but the year 2033 will be a pivotal one for our country, because that’s when U.S. Census Bureau projects there will be more citizens over the age of 65 than under the age of 18.

  • The biases of the mass media

    A lot of people have been complaining about the news coverage of both the Republican National Convention and the Democrat National Convention.

    I have heard a lot of Republicans complaining about MSNBC’s coverage of the RNC, stating MSNBC reporters have Democrat biases. On the flip side, I have heard a lot of Democrats complaining about Fox News’ coverage on the DNC, stating Fox News reporters had Republican biases.

  • Community calendar - August 3, 2016

    Library book signing

    The LaRue County Public Library will host a local author for a book signing on August 4 at 6 p.m. Jamie Walters will speak about her new book “A Christian Selfie.” She will have books for sale and signing.

    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge breakfast

    Breakfast at B.R.Young Masonic Lodge #132 on the square in Hodgenville on Saturday August 6th from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. POC: (270)234-4223, a ribbom cutting will be held at 9:30 a.m.

    Free consultation with Veteran Service Representative

  • Fundraising calendar - August 3, 2016

    Howardstown Homecoming

    The Howardstown Homecoming to benefit the St. Ann’s School will begin with Mass at 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 7 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Howardstown Food will be available from 2 to 6:30 p.m. There will be games, prizes and raffle tickets. Gaming #0661. For more information contact Lois Cecil at 502-827-4001.

  • Reunion Calendar - August 3, 2016

    Hodgenville High School Class reunion

    The Hodgenville High School class of 1954 will celebrate their 62nd class reunion at Noon on August 6 at the Hodgenville United Methodist Church. If you have not been contacted or would like more information call Don Davenport at 270-358-3372.

    LCHS Class of 1976 reunion

  • Blood Drive at Hodgenville Woman’s Club