Today's News

  • PHOTO: Can you ID this sailor?
  • Legal Aid Society clinics

    The Legal Aid Society, 416 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, will hold free legal clinics. Each session will be held at that location unless otherwise stated.

    A reservation for each clinic is required. Contact the Legal Aid Society at 502-584-1254 to make your reservation.

    Divorce Clinic – 9:30 a.m. Feb. 13 and March 12. Clients will receive assistance from attorneys in filling out all of the necessary paperwork to file for a divorce.

  • Anthem reports data breach

    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield’s recent data breach could affect Kentuckians who are insured through the health care giant, but it’s a threat that could be difficult to track.

    The hackers took personal information that could be used to set up credit cards or establish other credit accounts in a person’s name. But until the person actually makes a charge using the stolen identity, there is little local police can do.

  • PHOTO: Stage manager honored
  • DeSpains celebrate 50 years

    Odell and JoAnn DeSpain will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 13, 2015.

    Their children are Debbie Johnson, Tony Embry, Billy Joe Embry, Susan Embry, Linda Skaggs, Katy Jo Dulak, Lisa Gayle Ashley DeSpain and Christina Gayle DeSpain.

  • The LaRue County Herald News: Little Miss and Mister LaRue County Sweetheart

    Congratulations to Brilee Brooks and Evan Wafford, the winners of the Little Miss and Mister LaRue County Sweetheart Contest.

    They will receive a prize packet and ride in the Lincoln Days’ Parade in October.

    Contestants may pick up their photos after Feb. 11.

  • Man indicted Feb. 2

    Timothy A. Rollin (1977) of Hodgenville was indicted Feb. 2 by a LaRue County grand jury on several counts.

    He was charged with prohibited use of electronic means to procure a minor of sexual offenses; failure to comply with sex offender registry, second or greater offense; distribution of obscene matter; and sex offender using social network. The alleged offenses occurred Oct. 27, 2014.

    Kentucky State Police investigated.

    He will be arraigned Feb. 16 in LaRue Circuit Court. Bail was set at $25,000 cash only.

  • PHOTO: Winner of Park trip
  • Fund established for family involved in fatal crash

    A fund has been set up to assist a family whose toddler died last week in a car crash.

    Spencer Avery, 2, son of Tiffany and Nathan Avery, of Munfordville, was pronounced dead at the scene by Hart County Coroner Reggie Pettit.

    The two-car collision occurred about 1:25 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, on U.S. 31-W south of Munfordville. Kentucky State Police investigated.

  • Lincoln Museum a good place to explore

    The Lincoln Museum was recognized as one of the top sites in Kentucky by a new website, Explore Kentucky.

    The museum, located on Lincoln Square in Hodgenville, ranked second in a list “What to do” in Kentucky. Kentucky State Parks were top-ranked as one of the places to travel in 2015 at louisville.com.

    The sites were rated by Gerry Seavo James.