Today's News

  • Bradshaw indicted

    Indictments were handed down by the LaRue County Grand Jury on Monday, July 17 in two high profile cases.

    Phillip Bradshaw 54, of Hodgenville was indicted on two counts of exploiting an adult over $300, two counts of knowingly abuse/neglect by person and second degree cruelty to animals.

  • School board discusses lift station

    With a lengthy agenda with a lot annual policies and plans to consider before the beginning of the school, the main topic of discussion was not on the agenda as the school board talked about an issue with a sewage lift station with the City of Hodgenville.

  • Webpage details LCS tax levy options, funding needs

    LaRue County Schools announced today that community members can access new information about district tax rates and funding needs online.

    The LaRue County Board of Education is expected to vote on the 2017 proposed tax rates after a public hearing set for 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 31 in the LaRue County High School library.

    “Our goal is to provide LaRue County taxpayers with straightforward information about the proposed tax rates as well as the funding needs of our schools,” superintendent Sam Sanders said.

  • French Anniversary
  • New steeple at LaRue Baptist Church
  • Ovesen Heights on mission
  • News of record - August 16, 2017

    Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the LaRue County Clerk’s Office in Hodgenville.

    Connie Sue Milby and Charles G. Milby to Jesse Williams and Amanda N. Williams, lot 2 of Glenn and Connie Milby 2017 Division, $164,905.

    Joy M. Cox aka Joy Cox and Michael G. Cox aka Michael Cox to Neal T. Price and Laura E. Price, property on Bailey Road, $215,000.

  • Jail log - August 16, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, August 4 to Friday, August 11

    Dustin Hawk Wheat, 24, of Elizabethtown was lodged for warrants on first degree fleeing or evading police, second degree terroristic threatening, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, failure to maintain the required insurance, failure to produce an insurance card, possession of an open alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle and reckless driving. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Police plan checkpoints

    Local police are gearing up for the 2017 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, running from August 16 through September 4. The Hodgenville Police Department is scheduling checkpoints to coincide with this effort. The LaRue County Sheriff’s Office plans to participate in the checkpoints as well.

    The checkpoints will be conducted during evening and nighttime hours from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the following locations: KY 210/KY 1618, Lincoln Parkway/Lincoln Farm Road, KY 210/KY470, KY 210/County Road 2761 and US31E/KY84.

  • Workforce innovation, opportunity act helps young adults

    So many young adults have sincere interests in developing the skills they need to start a career in one of our region’s thriving industries. Too often, though, these job seekers are discouraged because they don’t think they can afford the training needed to qualify for high paying, in-demand jobs.