Community News

  • Tips to reduce sodium intake

    According to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, a strong body of evidence in adults documents that as sodium intake decreases, so does blood pressure.

    Keeping blood pressure in the normal range reduces an individual’s risk of cardiovascular disease, congestive heart failure, and kidney disease. Therefore, everyone should limit their intake of sodium.

  • Rotary news - December 9, 2015
  • Holiday Home Tour and Tasting Party
  • Community Calendar - December 2, 2015

    LaRue County Saddle Club

    The LaRue County Saddle Club will have their monthly meeting on Thursday December 3 at Golden Corral in Elizabethtown. Please arrive at 6 p.m. for dinner. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132

    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132 on the square in downtown Hodgenville will be having a Community Breakfast and Open House from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 5.  $5 donation goes to our building fund. For more information call 270-234-4223.

    Breakfast with Santa

  • Fundraising calendar - December 2, 2015

    Relay for Life – Veirs Crew

    Relay for Life – Veirs Crew will have a Soup and Santa lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 5 at the LCHS cafeteria. Lunch includes soup, sandwich, dessert and a drink for $6 (adult) and $3 (child). Photos with Santa are $3 for 4x6 and $5 for 5x7. For more information call Beverly Veirs at 270-766-7941.

    Relay for Life – Living Strong

  • Cooking Corner - December 2, 2015

    Almond Joy Cookies

    1 cup butter, softened

    1 1/2 cup white sugar

    1 1/2 cup brown sugar

    4 eggs

    3 tsp vanilla

    4 1/2 cup flour

    2 tsp baking soda

    1 tsp salt

    5 cups chocolate chips

    2 cups sweetened coconut

    2 cups chopped almonds

    Combine dry ingredients.

    Cream butter and sugars together. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, stir in vanilla. Stir in dry ingredients until well mixed, stir in chips, coconut and almonds. Drop by rounded tablespoon.

  • Hodgenville News - December 2, 2015

    Thought for the week: A good life is when you assume nothing, do more, need less, smile often, dream big, laugh a lot and realize how blessed you are!

  • Community News - December 2, 2015

    Let’s continue in prayer for the families that has lost ones due to various acts of violence, injuries, or sickness, and all the sick and shut-ins, hospitals, nursing homes, jailhouses, prisons, rehabs, the homeless, our country and most of all, pray for one another. Have a safe and happy week. I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

    First Baptist- Wednesday at 12:00 noon, will be Bible Study. Saturday at noon will be Missionary Meeting. The third Sunday in December will be Senior Citizen Day during morning services.

  • Bookmobile schedule for December

    Dec 3

    Rose Circle, Miami Ct., Lincoln Village, Cox, Landmark Apt., Polly Ave, New Freedom

    Dec 7

    Laugh & Learn, Nationwide, North L & N, Dangerfield Rd, Athertonville, Bardstown Rd

    Dec 8

    LCHS, Kids Crew, Sunrise Manor, Campbellsville Rd

    Dec 9 Kingdom Kids, Senior Center, Morningside, LaRue Trace, Taylor Mills

    Dec 10

    First Friends, Westpoint, Hwy 357, Maxine Rd., Aetna Wells Rd, New Jackson Hwy

    Dec 14

    Headstart, HES

    Dec 15

  • Senior Calendar - December 2, 2015

    Prime Time Band

    There will be a dance Friday Dec. 4, 2015 at LaRue County Senior Center in Hodgenville, KY.

    Admission is $4.00 each. The Prime Time Band will provide the music. POC Jim Walters 270-737-5655 or cell phone 270-766-4437. Get your tickets early for the New Years Eve dance on December 31, which will be held at the center. A meal and potluck dinner for $10.00 each. Limited seating. Get your tickets early, don’t miss this one. See Jim or Mary Rose for more information.

    Senior Citizens music