Local News

  • Cruisin’ for A Cure rescheduled

    Mother Nature must not ride a bike as rain has forced postponement of the Cruisin’ for A Cure Bike Ride during its two previous dates.

    Relay for Life has rescheduled the event at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 19 at First Baptist Church in Hodgenville. For those who have yet to register, please be at the site at 9 a.m. to complete registration.

  • News of Record - May 9 2018

    Jail Log

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, April 27 to Friday, May 4, 2018

    Michael Owens, 33, of Hodgenville was lodged for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. He was later released from LCDC.

    Timothy Madkiff, 29, of Radcliff was lodged for two counts of failure to appear, third degree burglary, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Citizen Holds Man At Gunpoint

    A LaRue County man called 911 Tuesday morning claiming a man was inside of his vehicle that was parked under his carport at his residence.

  • National Day of Prayer

    May 3, 2018 marked the 66th national day of prayer. In 1952, President Truman signed Public Law 82-324 establishing the annual day of prayer. In 1988, President Reagan amended the Law 82-324 designating the first Thursday in May each year as the National Day of Prayer.

  • Mobile Home Fire
  • News of Record - May 2 2018

    Court Briefs

    Zachary Alexander Blair was arraigned for third degree terroristic threatening.

    Tammy Lynn Burt was arraigned for no or expired registration plates, no or expired registration receipts, and failure to register transfer of motor vehicle.

    Ryan Cook was arraigned for failure to or improper use of turn signal, no rear view mirror, and failure of license to be in possession.

  • Embry Taken To HMH

    The hearing scheduled for Tuesday, April 24, 2018 for the ongoing case involving Jane Embry has once again been continued.

  • Fiscal Court Meeting

    LaRue County Fiscal Court designated two courtrooms and a jury room for community use during its April 23 meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville.

    County Judge/executive Tommy Turner said these areas have been utilized for political party meetings, boy scouts, girl scouts, a church group and others. 

  • LCGS War Relics

    The LaRue County Genealogy Society has recently received a very generous donation of various pieces of Civil and Revolutionary war memorabilia and artifacts. This donation was provided by Ed and Joyce Fisher. This is not the first time, however, they have donated to the LCGS. In the past they have donated various books and documents.

  • It’s a Great Day to be a Hawk!

    I am humbled and honored to have been chosen as your next superintendent of schools. LaRue County Schools has developed a reputation of being one of the best school districts in the state, so I am extremely excited about becoming part of the team and your community.

    Before applying for the position, I researched several sources of data and information to help me determine if LaRue County Schools would be a good fit for me and my educational beliefs. While student performance is above state average in most areas, that’s not what drew me to LaRue County.