Today's News

  • Fun at the library
  • 4-H Calendar

    4-H Summer Camp

    4-H Camp registrations are now being accepted. 4-H Camp will be May 29 – June 1. Cost is $220 and it is open to campers 9-14-years-old. A monthly payment plan can be arranged with an early bird deposit of $55 by February 15. Deposits after this date will be $110 with the balance due by May 1. Teen leader applications are also being accepted; the deadline for teen applications is April 13. If you have any questions, please call the Extension Office at 270-358-3401.

    Communications Contest

  • 50th Anniversary of the NFMS Championship Tractor Pull

    Biggest Indoor Farm Machinery Show

    The Championship Tractor Pull is held in conjunction with the National Farm Machinery Show, the largest indoor farm show in the country. Each year more than 300,000 attendees from around the world explore the agricultural industry’s most comprehensive display of equipment, services and technology – more than 1.3 million square feet of exhibit space to be exact.

  • Church Calendar

    Lenten Lunch at FBC

       First Baptist Church Hodgenville invites the community for their Lenten Lunch 2018 each Thursday of Lent starting February 15. For more information call the church at 270-358-3193.

  • God’s great love

    Valentine’s Day has arrived and all around our country expressions of love are being exchanged.

    Children will trade Valentine’s Day cards, couples will go out to eat or send flowers, and some individuals will become engaged. As great as those moments are, others experience Valentine’s Day as a day of loneliness, pain, and depression. For those experiencing the expression of love in this season let me share with you a great love. For those experiencing the pain of the season, let me offer you a great love of hope.

  • Five Hawks sign to play college football

    History was made last week as five Hawks signed to play college football next year.

    The five seniors signed with their respective college teams during a ceremony at LaRue County High School on Wednesday, February 7. The signings broke school history as it was the most Hawks in a graduating class to sign to play college football.

    Jaxon Boley signed to play football for the Wyoming Cowboys in Laramie, Wyoming. The Cowboys are a division one football school in the Mountain West conference.

  • Are you in love?

    Love. How would you define it? The subject has been abused, misused, and confused. While we may have difficulty defining it, we can certainly see what it does.

    When someone tells you, “I love you,” how do you know they do? Very simply, by the way they treat you. Love is seen in deeds. In the Bible love is usually a verb, not a noun. Love is a call to action.

  • Life is like a roller coaster
  • Community Calendar

    Our deepest sympathy goes to the families of Rev. B.T. Bishop who passed away last week at his residence. He was the pastor of First Baptist Elizabethtown for 52 years. He was well known throughout the country. He touched many lives and was an inspiration to everyone. He loved people and never met a stranger. He was a talker, jokester, loved being a pastor, a friend and an all in one guy.

  • Lady Hawks beat Taylor County 59-47

    The Lady Hawks varsity basketball team picked up a much needed win during their homecoming on Friday, February 9 as they beat the Taylor County Lady Cardinals 59-47.

    The Lady Hawks came out in control of that game at the beginning as they led 14-8 at the end of the first quarter and 31-15 at halftime.

    The Lady Cardinals managed to cut the lead to 42-28, but their attempted comeback fell short as the Lady Hawks won by 12.