Today's News

  • The news about news

    We featured our coverage of the 45th annual Lincoln Days Celebration in the October 5 edition of our newspaper.

    We worked hard as a staff taking pictures and getting names, getting results of the numerous events and designing the pages in the newspaper for it.

    While covering many events and meetings for the newspaper, I always make a note to talk to different people and get their perspective on the happenings in LaRue County and our coverage of it.

  • Dealing with insider threats

    Most of the computer threat warnings concern external Internet attacks. While external threats may be the most common, insider threats tend to be the most expensive, according to a report from the Harvard Business Review.

    Inside threats are caused by your employees, and in fact, are not reported by business owners because they are embarrassed to be victims of their staff.

  • Hodgenville News

    This past weekend was the seventh retreat for our knitting group KYknitwits in Berea,KY. There were ten members present. It was beautiful weather, great fellowship and lots of laughter.

    Thinking of you wishes goes out to my Aunt Bessie LaFollette, Edna Williams and family.

    Sympathy wishes go out to family and friends of Robert Day, Martha Loyall, Arnold Lobb, Irvine Butler, Ruby Hornback and Boyce Skaggs.

  • CKCAC to begin energy assistance

    Central Kentucky Community Action Council will begin the “Subsidy” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that provides heating assistance to eligible households on November 11, 2016.

    The significant cost of energy to heat homes leaves many households unable to fully meet heating bills or purchase sufficient bulk fuel to keep their families safe and warm. Central Kentucky Community Action Council, Inc. stands ready to help.

  • Kentucky is one of the safest states

    By Terry Mills
    State Representative

    One of the best things about Kentucky is that it remains one of the safest places in which to live.

    According to the website 24/7 Wall St., we have the sixth- lowest violent crime rate among the states, while several south of us rank among the top 10 highest.  Tennessee’s rate, for example, is nearly three times the size of our rate.

  • Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians coming to LaRue

    24th District State Representative Terry Mills recently announced that the House Task Force on Vulnerable Kentuckians will hold its fifth meeting at 10 a.m. (EDT) on Friday, October 14 at the LaRue County High School in Hodgenville.

    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.

  • South Central RTC 2016 annual meeting
  • LCCA to hold meeting

    The LaRue County Community Action Program will be holding its annual Community Needs Assessment Meeting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October 27. The meeting will be held at LaRue County Community Action office, located at 120 Greensburg St. Hodgenville, KY.

    All individuals who would like to represent the low-income population in the county are urged to attend. Any suggestions presented at the meeting will be considered to help with the design of the programs operated by the Agency.

  • Senior calendar - October 12, 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.

    Daily activities

  • Fundraising calendar - October 12, 2016

    Relay for Life fundraiser

    Freedom’s Angels will have a fundraiser at Mr. Gatti’s in Elizabethtown on Wednesday, October 12 from11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please pick up a certificate on the order counter to benefit Relay for Life.