Today's News

  • LCHS girls’ soccer loses heartbreaker

    The Lady Hawks varsity girls soccer team lost a heartbreaking 3-4 game to Hart County in the opening round of the 18th district tournament last Wednesday.

    Natalie Wolfe led the Lady Hawks with two goals and Kylee Nunn had one goal. Gillian Nunn had one assist and Whitney Bauer had four saves.

    The Lady Hawks finished the season with a 6-11-2 record. Head Coach Bill Hawkins said any loss is tough and the Hart County loss was no different.

  • Hawks edge Edmonson Co. 35-28

    The LCHS Hawks varsity football team won a close 35-28 game against the Edmonson County Wildcats last Friday night.

    The game came down to the wire and was decided in the final minutes as the score was tied until Hawks quarterback Dane Milby scored on an eight yard touchdown run with 4:41 left in the game.

    In the first quarter, the Wildcats scored first with a touchdown, but the Hawks blocked the extra point attempt to hold the score at 0-6.

  • Lost in LaRue

    It has been over a year of Lost in LaRue. What started as a conversation of “getting to know” each other at the office, when I was new at this job and pretty much new to LaRue County, turned into one of my favorite parts of this job. When I was talking about what I like to do, one of the many things was to take road trips. Not the long distance kind but the little backroads that really give the feeling of what a town, area or county are all about, especially if they aren’t paved; I mentioned that I like to get lost in the back roads and Lost in LaRue was born.

  • Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians rescheduled

    The House Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians has been rescheduled to this Friday, October 21 at 10 a.m. at the LaRue County High School in Hodgenville.

    The event was originally supposed to be held last Friday. However, it was cancelled after the arrest of LaRue County High School Principal Kyle Goodlett.

    House Speaker Greg Stumbo established the Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians, made up of a bipartisan group of state representatives, to study issues and problems that affect Kentucky’s population in need of support.

  • Community News - October 19, 2016

    Last Sunday was Choir Day at Lane Lincoln. The afternoon guest was Daryl Montgomery along with Pastor Reverend Eddie Bigbee and congregation of Pleasant View Baptist Church of Franklin, Kentucky. Daryl was the former musician at Lane Lincoln and First Baptist.

  • Sunrise Volunteers Revival at Sunrise Manor this week

    Come join us in worship as we begin our Fall Revival at Sunrise Manor! It starts on Wednesday October 19 in the first floor dining room; continuing on the Second floor on Thursday October 20, and concluding on the first floor on Friday October 21 beginning each night at 7 p.m.

    Brother Billy Curle will be preaching every evening and there will also be special music at each service. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Respectfully submitted,

    Obediah Okeson

  • Senior calendar - October 19, 2016

    Senior Citizens music

    The LaRue County Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville has music beginning at 6:30 p.m. every Saturday. Musicians and singers are welcome. For more information call Charles 270-358-4311 or email Viola Riggs at viola47@windstream.net.

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  • Reunion calendar - October 19, 2016

    LaRue County Class of 1971

    The LaRue County High School class of 1971 will have their reunion at 5 p.m. on October 22 at Paula’s Hot Biscuit. The chili supper will be $15 per person. All classmates and spouses welcome.

  • Community calendar - October 19, 2016

    Bake sale

    A bake sale will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 21 at Lincoln Way in Hodgenville. All proceeds go to the Fall Festival candidate Olivia Clark. For more information call April Clark at 270-234-3868.

    LaRue Co. Fire Dept. Open House

    The LaRue County Fire Department will have an open house from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 22 at their firehouse on East Water Street in Hodgenville. The open house will include fire safety demonstrations. Equipment will also be on display and handouts will be available.

  • The Art of learning