Today's News

  • Jail Log - September 16, 2015

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Monday, September 7 to Monday, September 14.

    Susan M. Fix, 39, of Garfield was charged with flagrant non-support and persistent felony offender. She remains lodged in LCDC on bond. Arresting agency was the LaRue County Sheriff’s Department.

  • LaRue Water District honored

    The LaRue County Water District was honored with a prestigious award at the 36th Annual Kentucky Rural Water Association Conference and Exhibition on August 24 through the 26 in Lexington at the Hyatt Hotel and Lexington Center.

  • Small business downturns offer unique holiday shopping opportunities

    By Patricia Krausman

    As the holiday shopping season gets underway, and as you rush about from store to store looking for the perfect gift for a friend or loved one, consider what shopping local means for our region’s economy.

    This Saturday is Small Business Saturday, a time when customers are encouraged to shop locally for their holiday gifts and purchases and to recognize the role small businesses play in keeping our communities prosperous.

  • Long Standing Meetings


    American Sewing Guild

    A neighborhood chapter of the American Sewing Guild meets at 6 p.m. the first Monday each month at the LaRue County Extension office. For more information, contact Master Clothing Volunteer Rosa Smith at 270-358-9049.

    Hodgenville City Council

    Hodgenville City Council meets 7 p.m. the second Monday at Hodgenville Civic Center (city hall).

    LaRue County Board of Adjustments

  • LCHS Hawks kick off basketball season with Blue/White night
  • LCMS Wrestling places 4th

    The LaRue County Middle School Mat Hawks started the morning of November 21 in the pool round winning back to back duals against Elkhorn Middle School (60-24) and South Oldham (48-35). The Mat Hawks then came up just short versus East Oldham losing 48-36. The last match of pool rounds ended with the Hawks defeating Ryle(2) 53-17. With a 3-1 pool record the Mat Hawks advanced to the 3rd/4th place bracket where they were defeated 64-18 by North Oldham Middle School.

    Individual Results:

  • LCMS basketball box scores

    Box Scores

    7th Grade: LCMS  38    West Hardin   19

    Scoring:  Jeremiah Belton 9, Kaleb Graham 7, Evan Morris 7, Daniel Snodgrass 5, Bryce Neagle 4, Preston Self 2 and Austin McCoy 2.

    7th Grade: LCMS  38      Scott Middle   16

    Scoring:  Daniel Snodgrass 8, Kaleb Graham 8, Connor Baker 6, Evan Morris 6, Preston Self 2, Brooks Brackett 2, Austin McCoy 2, Danny Carman 2, and Marvin Wright 2.

    8th Grade: LCMS  48    West Hardin  18

  • LCMS basketball teams pick up wins

    LaRue County Middle School 7th and 8th grade basketball teams hosted West Hardin last Monday. The 7th grade team jumped out to a 19-3 lead at the half and won the game by a score of 38-19.  The 8th grade had a 27-13 lead at the half and held West Hardin to 5 points in the second half to win by a score of 48-18.  

  • Sports Shorts


    Pickleball is being played at 5:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays at the Board of Education gym on College Street.

    Pickleball is free to anyone interested in learning the sport, a combination of tennis and ping-pong. All equipment provided.

    LaRue County Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Eric DeVary 270-358-8386 

  • Glen Rice in concert

    Glen Rice’s 2015 Musical Concert Series will have a “My Special Christmas” concert at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 6 at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center in Elizabethtown.

    The concert will feature musicians Pat Portman, Amber Martin, Allie Shae, Camille Turner, Teri Lynn Dandy, Roger Conley, Ricky Howsare and Clint Sapp.