Community News

  • Senior Calendar

    Senior dance

    There will be a senior dance from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the Hardin County Fair Squares Facility on Hodgenville Road near Elizabethtown. The Prime Time Band will be providing the music. Everyone is welcome to attend and the cost will be $5 per person. For more information call Jim Walters at 270-737-5655 or 270-766-4437.

    Daily Activities

  • Sunrise manor volunteers

    Sunrise Manor would like to announce a revival beginning at 7 p.m. nightly April 17 – 19 at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home.

    Preaching on April 17 is Brother Richard Binkley. Preaching on April 18 is Brother David Miller. Preaching on April 19 is Brother Matthew Tucker.

    There will be special music each evening. Everyone is welcome to join! 

  • Fundraising Calendar

     Shoe collection

       A shoe collection is taking place at the First Baptist Church to raise funds for a medical service dog for Xander Helm. Each pair of shoes collected will equal $10 in the fundraiser. The shoes will be cleaned, repaired, repurposed and used around the world. The collection totes are located in the front and back foyers of the church located at 730 Tonieville Road in Hodgenville. For more information call 270-358-3193.

    Charity Truck and Tractor Pull

  • LaRue county public library diy project
  • Hodgenville News - April 11, 2018

    Thought for the week: One. One tree can start a forest, one smile can lift a soul, one word can frame the goal, one candle can wipe out darkness, one laugh can conquer gloom, one hope can raise your spirits and one life can make the difference; be that one today.

    Happy 88th birthday wishes to my sweet momma, Cathy LaFollette, who will celebrate her birthday on the 13th. She loves receiving birthday cards in the mail. Send them to 131 Underwood Ave, Hodgenville KY 42748.

    Welcome to David Raleigh as new LaRue County Schools Superintendent.  

  • National Jr. Ranger Day is April 21

    The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Park is hosting a National Jr. Ranger Day event at the park on April 21. The park is located at 2995 Lincoln Farm Road in Hodgenville.

    The event will give kids the opportunity to earn a new Jr. Ranger patch. This year’s theme is Fire Safety. The park will have an NPS wildland firefighter and the Hodgenville Fire Department, with a truck, on site from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to teach kids about different types of fires and fire safety.

  • Cooking Corner - April 11, 2018

    S’mores Fudge

    1 1/3 cups semisweet chocolate chips

    2/3 cup sweetened condensed milk 

    1 1/3 cups miniature marshmallows, divided

    1 tsp vanilla

    2 graham crackers, broken into small pieces 

    In large saucepan over low heat, combine chocolate chips and milk. Stir constantly until melted. Remove from heat, cool 2 minutes, add half of marshmallows and vanilla. Mix well. Pour into buttered 8x8 inch pan. Top with remaining marshmallows and graham crackers pieces. Cover and chill 3 hours. 

  • Hodgenville rotary news - April 11, 2018
  • Youth turkey hunt
  • Library easter egg hunt