Community News

  • Senior Calendar

    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 at 10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 270-358-4235.

    Senior Citizens Music

  • Community Calendar


    Just Imagine

       Plowshares Farm Center for Education and Spirituality is hosting a ‘Just Imagine’ communal walking medtation event at the farm from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 22. The event is free and will end with a simple soup and bread meal. The farm is located at 12704 Campbellsville Road in Buffalo. For more information and to RSVP by April 18, call 270-735-5265 or visit their website at www.plowsharesfarmcenter.com.

    Republican Party Chili Supper

  • LaRue Co. EMS add more positions

    Because of an increased number of ambulance calls, LaRue County Fiscal Court, meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville April 10, authorized Emergency Medical Services Director Mike Cottrell to add another full-time crew of two paramedics and two emergency medical technicians to his staff.

    The number of runs jumped from 459 for the January 1-March 23, 2017, period to 623 for the same period this year, according to Cottrell.

  • Community News

    Our deepest sympathy is with the Aaron Barbour in the passing of his son last week. The visitation was Monday, followed by funeral services at William R. Rust Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Douglas Barbour and Reverend Billy Curle officiating. Burial was at the Buffalo Cemetery. The grandparents were Reverend Douglas and Maggie Barbour, Pastor of First Baptist Buffalo.

  • 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.