Today's Features

  • Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels mobile health unit will be available 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 20 and Feb. 17 at Hometown IGA. 

    There is no charge for blood pressure, blood glucose, body fat analysis, body mass index and weight. Cholesterol panel is $20. 

    If county schools are closed for the day due to weather, the site visit is canceled. 

    For more information, visit www.hmh.net.

  • The Color Guard marched in downtown Hodgenville during a parade in 1950. Albert DeSpain was the commander. His wife Alene and son are in the background. 

  • Jan. 8 – Kingdom Kids, Senior Center, Taylor Mills Apartments, LaRue Trace Apartments, Morningside Apartments

  • Extension Council Leadership and Awards banquet

  •  Public Retirees meet

  • A radio beam shoots between two stations, and the pilot of the aircraft finds that beam, stays on course and lands at his destination.  

  • Claire Higginbotham, the 6-year-old daughter of Adam and Amanda Higginbotham of Lexington, was the winner of the Beaumont Branch, Lexington Public Library’s “Name the Crocodile” contest. There were 86 entries to name the mascot of the library’s reading program. Claire’s suggestion, “Ticky,” won. She received a special note from the library, a stuffed crocodile and a “Lile the Crocodile” storybook collection. She is the granddaughter of Bud and Linda Ireland  and great-granddaughter of Marie Parker, all of Hodgenville.

  • As I was looking through old photos of Hodgenville, there were several things that impressed me, but what impressed me most was the Christian Church. This church has been in the same location since 1877. 

  • Financial Peace University at Parkway Baptist

     Parkway Baptist Church, 325 Old Sonora Road, Hodgenville, will hold a 9-week course “Financial Peace University” beginning 6 p.m. Jan. 19. DVD lessons include budgeting, relationships and money, getting out of debt, saving for emergencies and investing. For more information or to register, call Marty Sutherland at 270-268-3040.

  • The Elizabethtown Junior Woman’s Club made a donation of $500 to the Elizabethtown Fire Department. Proceeds were from Holiday Marketplace. Several of the women are LaRue County natives.