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Today's News

  • COMMUNITY CALENDAR - Nov. 9, 2011

    CKAG holds ‘Five by Twenty’ exhibit
    The Central Kentucky Art Guild Gallery in the Hardin County History Museum is featuring an exhibit “Five by Twenty” beginning Nov. 9. Twenty artists have agreed to paint the same five objects in a painting using their own style. The exhibit will be available for viewing during regular museum hours. The public is encouraged to stop by and search for the items in the paintings. For more information, call Mary Lou Hall at 765-7156.

  • FUNDRAISERS: Nov. 9, 2011

    Sonora Veterans Memorial Park
    A chili supper fundraiser for Sonora Veterans Memorial Park will be 4-8 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Farm Harvest Market (Paul Stewart Sonora Market) on Western Avenue. Barbecue sandwiches, hotdogs and desserts also available. Items priced individually.

    Fundraiser breakfast
    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132 will have all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage and bacon 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 for $5. Proceeds benefit building fund. For more information, call 234-4223.

  • RELAY FOR LIFE: Fundraisers

    Loaded potato luncheon at First Baptist Church
    First Baptist Church Living Strong Relay for Life team is sponsoring a loaded potato, garden salad and homemade dessert luncheon noon Nov. 13 in the FBC gym. The cost of the meal is a donation.
     
    Refreshments at Veirs auction
    Veirs Crew Relay for Life team is selling refreshments at the Veirs auction on Fork Road 1 p.m. Nov. 19. Proceeds benefit Relay.
     

  • Sixth-grader renews food basket ministry

    Gatlin Constant is a young man who puts words into action when it comes to doing good for others.
    For the eighth straight year, the 12-year-old LaRue County Middle School sixth grade student is dedicating himself to helping others in need during the holiday season.
    “It makes me feel good to be able to give to others, especially around Christmas, because that’s when we received the greatest gift of all,” he said.

  • COLUMN: Veterans are worthy of honor

    Originally Remembrance Day was set aside to remember and honor those who gave their lives in the wars of 1914-18 and 1939-45, but today we remember those who fought and died in all wars.

  • HONOR ROLL: Hodgenville Elementary School Third Graders, Fall 2011

    Third Grade
    All A
    First nine weeks
    Ashlyn Toher, Bella Thurman, Breana Blunk, Brianna McCauley-Posey, Bridgett Weaver, Campbell Sims, Chase Cooper, Connor Baker, Corbin Ball, Evan McCreery, Graham Kinzel, Haley Ferguson, John Geffre, Johnny Asagra, Kristen Burgess, Nate Warren, Ramond Crewz, Tanner Williams, Tripp Chapman, Zoe Puckett

    All A & B

  • HONOR ROLL: LaRue County High School, Fall 2011

    All A
    First nine weeks

  • Plastic bags recycled into sleeping mats

    With a knack for crocheting and a will to help others Hodgenville resident Martha Childress learned in February the art of crocheting plastic grocery bags into sleeping mats for the homeless.
    Childress was introduced to the concept by the Bowling Green Community Action and immediately took a liking to it.
    Since learning how to crochet the mats, which take about 40 hours to complete, Childress has taught numerous other groups, organizations and individuals the art of helping others through creating the mats.

  • Animal rescue depends on faith and vet

    When Sandra Spisak began her lifelong dream of rescuing animals in 2006 she would have never imagined that she would need the animals as much as they needed her.
    While busy with her rescue in the summer of 2007 Spisak received devastating news that she had breast cancer. But through surgery and emotional turmoil she continued her dream of running the rescue.

  • Veterans honored in parade and ceremony

    The third annual Veteran’s Day parade and ceremony were  held Sunday, Nov. 6 in Hodgenville.
    William “Smitty” Smith was the parade’s grand marshal. He has been a member of American Legion Post 87 for more than 40 years and is a U.S. Army veteran.
    Capt. Chad Lorenz, Rear Detachment Commander for 6th Squadron, 4th Calvary Regiment, Fort Knox, was the guest speaker at the ceremony held after the parade at Hodgenville Civic Center.