Today's News

  • Education becomes the focus

    As the 2018 session moves into February, key House priorities are moving through the legislative process, and we recently passed multiple bills to enhance the quality of education in Kentucky.

  • Proposed education cuts

    I was fortunate to meet with superintendents from my fifth Senate district this week. We had a great discussion about the needs of education, especially in our rural communities, and they explained to me the catastrophic consequences that proposed budget cuts would have on our local schools.

  • February 2018 Bookmobile Schedule

    Feb 7 Learn & Grow


      Maxine Rd.

      Mill Rd

      New Jackson Hwy

    Feb 8 Preschool A.L.E.S

       LaRue Trace Apt

      Taylor Mills Apt.

      Lincoln Way

    Feb 12 LCMS

    Feb 13 LCHS

    Sunrise Manor

    Bulk Foods

    Carter Bro. Rd

    Feb 14 Kingdom Kids

    Senior Center


    Campbellsville Rd

    Feb15 Bullfrogs & Butterflies


  • Community Calendar - February 7, 2018


    Free income tax service

  • Senior Calendar - February 7, 2018

    Daily Activities

    The Senior Citizens Center in Hodgenville offers several activities daily from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. including a hot lunch (served at noon, on weekdays), nutritional education and exercise. Suggested meal donation is $2. Bingo is played 10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 270-358-4235.

    Senior Citizens Music

  • Fundraising Calendar - February 7, 2018

    Benefit auction for Arnold Wease

    There will be a benefit meal and auction for Arnold Wease at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 10 at the Upton Community Center. A chilli supper with hot dogs, chips, dessert and drinks will begin at 4:30 p.m. followed by a cake and toy walk at 5 p.m. The auction will start at 6 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Wease family; Mr. Wease has had back surgery and will be out of commission for 12 months. There will also be a raffle for a county ham at $1 a ticket and six tickets for $5. For more information call Rebecca Wease at 270-234-3748.

  • Library happenings
  • Feeling down? It might be seasonal affective disorder

    If you find yourself feeling down, depressed, moody or irritable during a particular time of the year, you may suffer from seasonal affective disorder.

    According to the Mayo Clinic, SAD is a type of depression linked to seasonal changes, and it begins and ends around the same time every year. For the majority of people, symptoms start in the fall or winter but quit with the coming of spring or early summer.

  • Online kindness

    Lately I’ve been cringing when I get on social media. I cringe when I see people I know and care about act like a fool online. Unfortunately, I recognize online foolishness because I’ve done it myself. I’ve been snarky, sarcastic, and selfish online. How about you? Are you showing kindness online?

    Six questions to Ask Before You Make Your Next Post, Gram, Tweet, or Snap…

    1. Is It Kind?

  • School calendar - February 7, 2018

    KHIC Wee Time