Today's News

  • News of record - February 21, 2018

    Court Briefs

    Nathan S. Bottoms was arraigned for receiving stolen property under $10,000, leaving the scene of an accident, complicity to third degree criminal trespassing and complicity to second degree criminal mischief.

    James Craig Rock was arraigned for public intoxication of controlled substance, first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession of drug paraphernalia, third degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance not in a proper container and illegal possession of a legend drug.

  • McDowell promoted to regional manager

    Fort Knox Federal Credit Union recently expanded its team with two newly created regional manager positions. The new regional managers, Katie McDowell and Lynn Pleasant, were both promoted from within the organization and are responsible for ensuring that their assigned branches continue to provide the highest levels of service and operate efficiently for the credit union’s member-owners. This new structure within the organization will also help support branch managers and encourage individual employee growth and development.

  • We love our Mat Hawks
  • Hodgenville Council approves audit

    The Hodgenville City Council approved their 2016 audit during their monthly council meeting on Monday, February 12.

    Auditor Susan Moser, with Clauson, Mouser and Company, presented the audit to the council. According to the audit, the city’s financial statements were all presented fairly and in accordance with accounting principals that are generally accepted by the United States of America.

  • Things to know: Importance of address signs

    Things to know: Jerry McBride

    Editor’s note: This column is the second in a series entitled “Things to Know.” This series will feature articles written by experts across LaRue County about things you need to know concerning different aspects of day-to-day life.

    LaRue County EMS would like to remind our citizens and the community about the importance of having your homes properly addressed in the case of an emergency.

  • Fiscal court receives financial update

    LaRue County Judge-Executive Tommy Turner and LaRue County Treasurer Olivia Reed shared financial updates with magistrates meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville on February 13.

    Responding to a recent state audit on the county’s receipts, disbursements, changes in fund balances and compliance with regulations, Turner stated he was proud of the audit’s showing the county’s strong financial condition.

  • Public meeting scheduled for Knob Creek Tavern

    The National Park Service has planned a public meeting to share the schematic designs for new exhibits for the Lincoln Tavern at Knob Creek building, at the Boyhood Home Unit of Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park. The meeting is open to the public and will be held in the theater room of the Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Visitor Center in Hodgenville from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday February 28, 2018.

  • LCHS students participate in All-State Choir
  • School calendar - February 21, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time

  • Scholarship calendar - February 21, 2018

    The following scholarships are available to LaRue County students:

    LaRue County Homemaker Scholarship