Today's News

  • Boil Water Advisory Issued

    The City of Hodgenville issued a boil water advisory (May 11, 2016 at 4 p.m.) for areas of East Water St , South Greensburg Street, East Main Street, and South Lincoln Blvd. following the replacement of a fire hydrant when the water had to be turned off, causing the need for the advisory.  Officials say this is precautionary and is expected to be lifted sometime on Thursday.

  • Regional fishing event scheduled for disabled youth

    A regional fishing event for disabled children will be held Saturday, June 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Windy Ridge Farm in Elizabethtown.

    Cast Away the Day will include a free day of fishing for disabled children, teenagers and young adults ages 3 to 21-years-old with any disability. Families and caregivers of the disabled youth are also allowed to attend.

  • Vehicle accident on Lyons Station Road
  • Jail log - May 11, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, March 14 to Monday, March 21.

    Damon A. Lewis, 42 was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, no registration receipt and no registration plates. He remains lodged in LCDC on bond.

    Melvina Richards, 45 was charged with possession of a controlled substance and tampering with physical evidence. She was later released from LCDC on bond.

  • Hodgenville News - May 11, 2016

    Thought of the week: You can have more degrees than a thermometer and still be blind and ignorant.

    I went to Churchhill Downs on Thursday, May 5 with my cousins Rosetta LaFollette and Regina Childress, Karon Wheeler. We had a great time. On Saturday May 7, the LaFollete family got at Golden Corral to celebrate Mother’s Day with Cathy LaFollette, All four children was present, Ken, Dale, Candy and Danny; three grandchildren, Josh, Brittany and Angela and great granddaughter Addie. We had a great visiting with everyone.

  • Community news - May 11, 2016

    Happy belated Mother’s Day to all the mothers. I hope those who have your mothers appreciate them. Tell them how much you love them and cherish every moment with them because there will never be a mother that could replace your mother.

  • Accident at Lincoln Pkwy & Tonieville Rd
  • Accident on Old Elizabethtown Rd
  • Students receive nurse’s aid certification

    Fifteen LaRue County High School juniors have been accepted into a class leading to state registered nurse’s aide certification through Campbellsville University’s Technology Training Center’s Allied Health Program.

    Those students include Tonya Atwell, Rachel Fantasia, Autumn Bailey, Emma Bowling, Autumn Riggs, Gillian Nunn, Cidney Neagle, Danielle Warren, Megan Cochran, Ashley McCoy, Cassidy Morgan, Airyl Heath, Olivia McFelia, Antrea King, and Chelsi Parks.

  • Students accepted to Governor’s School for the Arts

    LaRue County High School juniors Jake Cecil and Jessika Shanks have earned spots in the prestigious 2016 Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts.

    Across Kentucky, more than 1,700 students applied for a total of 256 openings for nine arts disciplines, according to the program.

    Cecil will participate in visual arts, while Shanks will participate in creative writing.