Today's News

  • HMH opens temporary entrance for emergency walk-in patients

    All Hardin Memorial Hospital Emergency Department (ED) walk-in patients will now have to enter the hospital at the covered overhang entrance (formerly the main admitting entrance). Patients, visitors and staff who park in the parking garage will access the entrance via a new sidewalk connecting the garage to the new entrance.

    People dropping off emergency walk-in patients who enter the hospital campus from Dixie Highway (U.S. 31W) closest to the parking garage are asked to turn right and head north up the hill to the new entrance.

  • Nominations open for ECTC Distinguished Alumni

    Since 2006, when the Elizabethtown Community Technical College began the Distinguished Alumni recognition program, the college has honored 107 accomplished former students and graduates.

  • School calendar - August 9, 2017

    LaRue County School Board

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


    The Hodgenville Elementary School site-based decision- making council meets at 4:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month in the conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-3506.

  • ALES Family Resource Center held clothing giveaway
  • New LCS classified staff

    LaRue County Schools’ support staff play a vital role in helping ensure success for LaRue County’s students. This year’s new classified personnel include:

    Bus Drivers

    Willie Dean Thomas (No. 116,) drives the morning route with pickups in Hodgenville including Walters, West High, College Street, Kids Crew, Cox and Thurman streets. She and her husband Mike have one son, Jaron.

    Tim Elliott (No. 140) who lives in Summersville, drives the North Lyons Station route. He has three sons—Aaron, Zackary, and Cameron.

  • Cooking corner - August 9, 2017

    In a pinch Candy

    14 oz chocolate candy coating

    2 1/2 cups crispy rice cereal

    Melt candy coating, add cereal, stir well. Drop by teaspoon onto wax paper, chill till set.

  • Fun, friends, leadership

    Fun, friends and leadership. That’s what 27 LaRue County FFA members came to know during the camp at the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center in Hardinsburg, Kentucky.

    The 13 chapters present were involved in activities like softball, volleyball, soccer, ropes course, water ball, and many others. Members were also a part of classes like agriculture advocacy, conservation, and going to college, in which they gained the skills of everything from leadership to communication to learning ways to survive.

  • 2017 National Junior Angus Show
  • Farm calendar - August 9, 2017

    Pesticide container recycling

    The only date to bring in pesticide containers for the Rinse and Return Program will be. Triple rinsed, five gallon or less, plastic pesticide containers can be brought to Southern States in Hodgenville between 9 and 11 a.m. today for recycling. All containers should be clean and have labels removed. Please do not bring containers that are not properly rinsed. Have the lid removed, and the label removed as well as possible. There is no charge for the program, but it does allow you to get rid of containers in an environmentally safe way.

  • Woodlands could be your farm’s hidden asset

    Maximizing every bit of profit from your farm is a key to success. As a landowner, one thing that may not be at the top of your mind is your farm’s woodlands, but you should manage them just like crops, fields, gardens or other agricultural endeavors.