Community News

  • 1985 reunion

    LaRue County Class of 1985 will be having a 30 year reunion, October 17 at Arrowhead BBQ located at  195 Lee Oak Drive, Hodgenville from 6-11 p.m. The cost is $20 per person; this includes the meal. Money can be mailed to Diana Sadler Cottrell, 2935 Parker Grove Road, Magnolia, KY 42757 or Melanie Skaggs Read, 1540 Parker Grove Road, Magnolia, KY 42757 by October 1. For more information call 270-324-3917..

  • Photo stirs memories

    In the September 2 issue of The LaRue County Herald News Lost in LaRue featured a picture of an abandoned house on Goodin Williams Road. Since then the picture has stirred quite a bit of interest.

    Velma Wells contacted the Herald to share information and some of her memories about the house that was pictured.

  • September proclaimed preparedness month

    In conjunction with National Preparedness Month, Gov. Steve Beshear proclaimed September as Preparedness Month in Kentucky.

    Partnering with Kentucky Emergency Management, LaRue County Emergency Management urge Kentuckians to “BE AWARE – BE PREPARED – HAVE A PLAN.”

  • ENGAGEMENT: Rowland - Dohn

    Shannon Rowland of Mt. Sherman and Frank Rowland of Louisville are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Madeline Paige Rowland to Calvin Ronald Dohn, son of Joe and Glenda Dohn of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Handley and Edna Milby of Mt. Sherman. The prospective groom is the grandson of Dixie Farmer Pearman of Hodgenville and the late John T. Pearman, Fred and Nannie Dohn of Rineyville, Ruby Sherrard Berry of Rineyville and the late Willie J. Berry.

  • Marriage: Hutchins - Andrews

    Karyn Hutchins and Dale Andrews II were married June 26, 2015 at the home of the bride’s parents. Karyn is the daughter of Rob and Nina Hutchins of Buffalo.   Dale is the son of Dale and Jan Andrews of Big Cove, Alabama. A reception was held at South Fork Baptist Church. Both Karyn and Dale are graduates of LCHS. They reside in LaGrange, Kentucky.

  • Reunion calendar - September 9, 2015

    Will and Sally Burba Family and Friends

    Family and friends of Will and Sally Burba are invited to attend the family reunion on September 13 at 1 pm in the Ovesen Heights Baptist Church Family Life Center. For more information contact Dawn Donovan at 270-763-3662.

    Slayton Reunion

    Slayton reunion will be held at, 12:30 p.m., September 20, at the Senior Citizen’s building in Hodgenville. Bring covered dish and utensil to serve your food with. Every one welcome. For more information contact Geneva Milby at 270-324-3543.

  • Donation made to Library
  • Lost in LaRue - September 9, 2015
  • 4-H Calendar - September 9, 2015

    4-H Poultry Club

    The 4-H Poultry Club will meet on Wednesday, September 9 from 3:30-5:00 p.m. at the Extension Office.  New members with an interest in poultry are encouraged to attend.

    4-H knitting class

  • Fundraisers - September 9, 2015

    Benefit for Living Waters Guatemala Project

    “A Taste of Guatemala” a production of the Kentucky Vocal Union will be held Saturday, September 12, at the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown, KY. Tasting will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the singing at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 for adults and $20 for students. Benefit event is for the Living Waters Guatemala Project, and is sponsored by the Etown Rotary Club, First Presbyterian Church, and Mount Zion Baptist Church. For more information and tickets call 270-234-8258.

    Freedom Angels Relay team