Today's News

  • Brush fire on Morning Star Road
  • Goodlett case still pending

    The child porn charges against a former LaRue County High School principal are still pending.

    Stephen Kyle Goodlett waived his preliminary hearing in Hardin County District Court on Monday, October 24. After waiving the hearing, Goodlett’s case will now go before the Hardin County Grand Jury

    According to the Hardin County Circuit Court Clerk’s office, Goodlett has still not been indicted and there have also been no new charges brought against Goodlett at press time.

  • Single vehicle accident on Greensburg Road
  • 4-H Calendar

    Candy Sale

    The annual 4-H Candy Sale Fundraiser is in progress.  4-H members may choose to sell candy bars to earn prizes.  Each case contains a variety of 30 bars to be sold at $2 each.  4-Hers may pick up a box to sell at the Extension Office.  All money or unsold candy must be returned to the Extension Office by Friday, December 16.

     4-H Poultry Club

    The 4-H Poultry Club will meet from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 16 at the LaRue County Extension Office.

  • Turkey Quiz: How food safe are you?

    How much do you know about food safety and cooking turkey? This quiz came from a colleague in Ohio. Pick the best answer to each question.

    1. The turkey in your freezer has been there since last Thanksgiving. What should you do with it?

    a. Throw it out; b. Feed it to your in-laws; c. Go ahead and use it on Thanksgiving or d. Leave it in there and buy another one for Thanksgiving.

  • Senior Calendar - November 16, 2016

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information call Charles 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

    Daily activities

  • Fundraising calendar

    Thanks for the Blessings

    The Sunrise Volunteers will have “Thanks for the Blessings” presentation, at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 20 in the Civic Center (Old First Baptist building) in Hodgenville featuring local talented singers. All are invited. A love offering will be taken to benefit the Sunrise Manor volunteers. For questions or for more information contact LaDean Self at 270-358-3261.

    Christmas Bizarre

  • Community Calendar - November 16, 2016

    Christmas card making class

    The LaRue County Public Library Adult Program will have a Christmas card making class at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 19 at the library. To register for the class call 270-358-3851.

    Annual Christmas Bazaar

    Family Worship Center annual Christmas Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on November 18 and 19. The event will be held at 343 Tanner Road, Hodgenville. For more Information call 270-358-8903.

    Hope Holiday Marketplace

  • Contest takes it to the (piggy) bank

    It’s time for Kentucky’s young people to exercise their financial creativity by entering the Piggy Bank Design Contest.

    The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment and its Managing in Tough Times Initiative host the contest every fall in anticipation of Kentucky Saves Week, a time in February dedicated to encouraging individuals to start or increase their personal savings.

  • DAR chapters participate in “Lady Veteran Connect” project

    Five chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at Bardstown on November 5, 2016.

    The chapters that met were Cox’s Station (Cox’s Creek), Captain Jacob Van Meter (Elizabethtown), Grayson Springs (Leitchfield), John Fitch (Bardstown) and Salt River (Shepherdsville) Chapters. The event was hosted by Cox’s Station Chapter. Rose Cooper, Joyce Miller, Dolly Marcum, Linda King and Beverly Heath represented Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter.