Today's News

  • Jesus paid it all

     How much did it cost? We ask that question all the time about everything from a new car to a new suit? Some who get good deals are quick to speak of their “brag--ains.”

    Jesus told the disciples, “I am going to prepare a place for you” (John 14:1). Have you asked the question, “What did it cost Christ to prepare this place?

  • The criminal's choice

    As we celebrate Easter, may we not forget the significance of Good Friday. On Good Friday, Jesus ascended the hill known as Calvary to face the punishment of death that we deserved in order to make an atoning sacrifice on our behalf. On the cross, Jesus found himself surrounded by a crowd of people, Roman soldiers, and two thieves who were facing the punishment of the cross as well.

  • Church Calendar

    Lenten Lunch at FBC

    First Baptist Church Hodgenville invites the community for their Lenten Lunch 2018 at noon each Thursday of Lent through March 29. For more information call the church at 270-358-3193.

    Easter week services

  • Relay for Life Survivor Dinner is April 10

    Relay for Life Survivor Dinner is April 10

    The seventh annual LaRue County Relay for Life Survivor Dinner is slated for Tuesday, April 10 at 6:30 p.m. at Hodgenville First Baptist Church’s gym located at 7:30 Tonieville Road.

    According to County Relay Chair Shirley Jaggers, the survivor dinner continues to grow each year and is a special celebration for many with over a hundred survivors and guests in attendance last year.

  • Sunrise Manor goes to Washington
  • Raglands read 1,000 books before kindergarten
  • Community Calendar - March 28, 2018


    LaRue County Week

    LaRue County residents can enjoy free admission to The Lincoln Museum during spring break week, Monday April 2 through Sunday April, 8. The Museum is open Mon.-Sat. from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

    LACE nominations

  • Don’t forget spring sprayer maintenance

     Remember to include sprayer maintenance in your spring cleaning tasks. It will ensure that your spray equipment is ready for the planting season, and save you time and money down the road.

    Taking care of sprayer maintenance prior to the hectic growing season can prevent time-consuming equipment breakdowns, higher chemical costs, reduced pesticide effectiveness and potential crop damage.

  • Students win conservation awards

    Several LaRue County students recently won conservation awards. Connor Nichols was named LaRue County winner in the 2017 Conservation Writing Contest. This contest was produced as a partnership between Kentucky Farm Bureau and the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts, and themed: “Water is Life”.

  • Easter egg food safety tips

     With Easter upon us, many of us will be coloring, decorating and hunting eggs. If you plan to eat those eggs, remember these tips to keep yourself and your loved ones from developing a food-borne illness.

    - Make sure you use only food-grade dyes for coloring. It’s safe to use commercial egg dyes, liquid food coloring or fruit-drink powders.

    - Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and warm water before and after handling raw eggs or cooked eggs.

    - Do not keep eggs out of the refrigerator for hunting or decorating longer than two hours.