Today's News

  • Food inspections - April 19, 2017

    Food Inspections

    The following food sanitation inspections were conducted by the LaRue County Health Center. The rating of the establishment is determined by subtracting weighted point totals of noted violations from 100. Unannounced inspections observe the overall operation including food source and protection, personnel, food equipment and utensil, maintenance of water and sewage systems, garbage and refuse disposal, insect, rodent and animal control, and storage of toxic items among others.

  • LaRue County Homemakers Scholarship winner
  • Jail log - April 19, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, April 7 to Friday, April 14.

    Rachel Yates, 23, of Glendale, failure to or improper signal, driving on a DUI suspended license.

    Michael Underwood, 48, of Mt. Sherman, court ordered appearance.

    Bryant Christopher Milby, 42, of Campbellsville, speeding 10 mph over the limit, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, reckless driving, first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), drug paraphernalia.

    Cory Marshall, 32, of Boston, court ordered appearance.

  • Two uninjured in gruesome accident
  • 4H Calendar

    4-H Dog Club

    The 4-H Dog Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 20 at the LaRue County Extension Office.  No dogs at this meeting.

    4-H Talent Show and Fashion Revue

    The 4-H Talent Show and Fashion Revue will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 21 at the LaRue County Extension Office.  Talent Show participants must pre-register no later than Wednesday, April 21.

    4-H Teen Club

  • 4H Livestock Club

    The LaRue County 4-H Livestock Club met recently for their monthly meeting.  Special thanks to Southern States for providing the meal and to Dwayne for speaking to the club about the Club Master program available to youth who show livestock.  The program is now open to rabbit and poultry 4-H participants as well.  Information is available at Southern States as well as from the Extension Office.

  • First Baptist Ushers celebrate 47 years as doorkeepers

    The Ushers of First Baptist Hodgenville celebrated its 47th Usher Day on March 26. The afternoon guest was Reverend Jeff Williams and his congregation of Pleasant View Baptist Church of Smiths Groves. The day was a good day with the sun shining and perfect weather.

  • Cooking corner - April 19, 2017

    Vanilla wafer cookies

    1/2 cup butter (no substitute) softened

    1 cup of sugar

    1 egg

    1 tbsp vanilla extract

    1 1/3 cups all purpose flour

    1/4 tsp salt

    Cream butter and sugar together, beat in egg and vanilla. Combine dry ingredients together. Add to creamed mixture, mix well. Drop by teaspoon 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 12-15 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Remove to a wire rack to cool.

    Yield: 3 1/2 dozen

  • Day harvests first turkey
  • LaRue County Cattlemans Association - April 19, 2017

    Warren Beeler, Executive Director of the Governors Office of Agriculture Policy, shown pictured right with Joe Stults, President of LaRue County Cattleman’s Association, was guest speaker at the LaRue County Cattleman’s monthly meeting held April 11. A large crowd attended to hear Mr. Beeler speak on Ag Development Funds being used toward growth in the agriculture industry in Kentucky.