Today's News

  • Cooking corner - December 7, 2016



    3 cups salted pretzels

    2 cups bugles

    2 cups Fritos

    1 cup Chex mix

    1 cup roasted peanuts

    1 1/2 cup M&M’s

    1 package of white chocolate bark

  • 4-H Calendar - December 7, 2016

     4-H Poultry Club

    The 4-H Poultry Club will meet at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 7 at the LaRue County Extension Office.

    4-H Dog Club

    The 4 –H Dog Club will meet at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 10 at the LaRue County Extension Office in Hodgenville.  No dogs at the meeting.

    4-H Livestock Club

  • LaRue Farm Bureau recognized for membership program
  • Hines family named Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2016 Outstanding Young Farm Family

    Brad and Karen Hines of Hart County were honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 2016 “Outstanding Young Farm Family” during the organization’s 97th annual meeting in Louisville. Each year KFB awards this distinction to a couple, under the age of 35, who has exhibited the strongest farm management skills, most consistent financial growth and highest level of involvement in both Farm Bureau and the community.

  • Giving youth a voice in their community

    4-H is a community of young people across America that learns leadership, citizenship and life skills. Since 1989, Kentucky 4-H has given its senior members an opportunity to attend the four-day Issues Conference to develop such skills.

  • Perfect gifts, Christmas events in Kentucky

    By Terry Mills
    State Representative

    With only about two-and-a-half weeks left before Christmas, time is drawing short for those looking for the perfect gift or a holiday event to attend.

    Fortunately, there is help available, beginning with the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet and the Kentucky Arts Council.  The websites for both (Kentuckytourism.com and artscouncil.ky.gov) have collected long lists of available businesses and attractions that are doing their part to make the season special.

  • Community News - December 7, 2016

    Sunday, December 4 was Communion Sunday at First Baptist. Carlos Cox and Rosleen Price were at church on Sunday morning and Rosleen was in attendance last Sunday as well. For our community sick report: Judy Chestnut is in Hardin Memorial Hospital, Toison Cobb will have outpatient surgery Monday at Hardin Memorial Hospital, Daryl Price is in the hospital at Washington DC, remember Troy Weathers and pray for his family.

  • The power of words
  • Dealing with a child's challenging behavior during the holidays

     While we like to think of the holidays as a picture-perfect Norman Rockwell painting, they tend to be the exact opposite and full of stress for everyone around. Think about it—from buying presents and extra food to visiting relatives you hardly ever see, stress can come from all sides during this time of the year. As a result, you may find your child acting out more than normal.

    Here are some suggestions to help you and your children better navigate holiday stress.

  • Jail log - December 7, 2016

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, November 28 to Monday, December 5.

    Jeffery M. Aubrey, 38, of Hodgenville was charged with drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), public intoxication and theft by unlawful taking. He remains lodged in LCDC.