Today's News

  • Enjoy music, fun and prizes at Nolin’s 78th annual meeting

    Nolin RECC invites members and the community to attend the 2016 annual meeting for a free night of music and entertainment at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 24 at John Hardin High School. The featured entertainer will be country music singer James Otto. The evening includes a free health fair, Rachel’s Face Painting, children’s bounce houses, and member gifts and prizes.

  • Planting Industrial Hemp
  • Farm calendar - June 22, 2016

    Agriculture Development Council Meeting

    The LaRue County Agricultural Development Council will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 23 at the LaRue County Extension Office. For more information contact the LaRue County Extension Office 270-358-3401.

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training

  • Safe handling of chicks

    The intestinal tracts of all mammals have various types of bacteria as part of their natural intestinal microflora. There are many opportunities for young children to be exposed to these bacteria, such as pets, friends, etc. Our state’s most recent salmonella outbreak is a harsh reminder of this as many of the victims are children. Here are some reminders:

  • School calendar - June 22, 2016


    The Hodgenville Elementary School site-based decision- making council meets at 4 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-3506.

    LaRue County School board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the LCHS.

  • Personnel changes at LaRue County Schools - June 22, 2016

    The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations June 20.


    Karyn Arnold as Seasonal Instructional Assistant for Kids’ Crew.

    Rebecca Scott as Elementary Classroom Teacher at Hodgenville Elementary School.

    Jacqueline Noe as Instructional Assistant at LCMS.

    Savannah Boone as Exceptional Educational Teacher at LCHS.

    Lynn Ann Waddle as Summer School Instructional Assistant for LCS.

    Connie Hunt as Summer School Instructional Assistant for LCS.

  • Cool School Quest Camp
  • Bicyclist injured in accident on Campellsville Road
  • Retiring educator relates to students firsthand

    One reason retiring adult education teacher Melcenia Sprowls-Shelton has related so well to her students is because she has been where they are.

    “I quit school when I was a junior at LaRue County High School,” said Sprowls-Shelton, whose last day to work is June 30.

  • News of Record

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

    Lincoln Natinal Bank to Mickael K. Hornback and Daphne Hornback, property on Kirkpatrick Avenue, $7,250.

    Easement, Woodie Handley to the City of Hodgenville, property with in the city limits, $1.00.

    Paul T. Massie to Lisa M. Janssen, property in Upton, $119,000.

    Phyllis A. Nagle and Mechelle L. Hollis and Scott Hollis to Jesse C. Hornback and Eula Mae Hornback, property in LaRue County, $2,000.