Community News

  • Mary Jane Stillwell Bench Dedication Ceremony

    The hard work and perseverance of hundreds of students and their families and the overwhelming response of the LaRue County community culminated this past week with the dedication of the Mary Jane Stillwell Buddy Benches at the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. Stillwell, a well respected and loved teacher assistant at ALES, died of cancer this past summer.

  • Fun without the tech

     The holidays are a wonderful time for family togetherness, but after a few days, everyone, no matter their age, begins to look for distractions. In a world of smart phones, tablets and laptops, our attention often turns to technology. But, it is possible to keep young people active and engaged without technology.

  • New DAR Members

    Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution met December 14, 2018 at the Brown Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

    A new member ceremony welcomed four ladies: Lisa Highbaugh Greene, Shirlet Goodman McCamish, Charlene Wagner Stinger, and Debra Cox Williams.

  • Christmas Blessings Saturday, December 22

    Christmas Blessings, formerly known as Santa’s Helpers/Santa Bus is a ministry helping the residents of LaRue County during the Christmas season.

    Instead of catching the bus this year, the program will be held at Ovesen Heights Baptist Church located at 1604 Bardstown Road in Hodgenville, and will be held on

    Saturday, December 22.

    Magnolia residents’ time is between 

    9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.


  • Donnie Propes Blood Drive
  • Red Cross recognizes Propes

    Donnie Propes dedicated servant hood as a faithful donor was recognized by the American Red Cross on Tuesday, December 11 during the blood drive held in his memory. The plaque stated ‘In Grateful Appreciation presented to Donnie Propes for donating 48 gallons of blood to the American Red Cross. Your generous donations help the patients we serve in need and support our mission to save lives.”

  • Williams Birth

    Randy and Janice Williams wish to announce the birth of their grandson, Lincoln Jonas Williams.

    Lincoln was born to their oldest son, Nate Williams and his wife, Larissa, on November 5, 2018. He weighed 7 lbs. 9oz. and was 20 inches long.  

  • Garrison’s 50th

    Bill and Evelyn Garrison are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was married on December 21, 1968.

    An open house reception will be held in their honor on Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. at South Fork Baptist Church located at 4915 New Jackson Hwy. Hodgenville KY.

    The couple requests no gifts, but cards are welcome.   

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  • Christmas Belles

    The LCHS Speech and Drama program once again teamed up with the Kelly Dean Sanders Fund to present ‘Dinner and a Show’ to raise funds for both programs. Last weekend, the community was able to attend the collaborative project, as community members filled the auditorium, and enjoyed a great meal as they were treated to the LCHS Production of Christmas Belles. All the profits were split between the two programs.