Local News

  • 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.

  • Hodgenville Pentecostal Church Groundbreaking
  • News of Record - April 25 2018

    Court Briefs

    Ryan Cook was arraigned for receiving stolen property.

    Drew Michael Hampton was arraigned for possession of drug paraphernalia.

    Jeremy Matthew Holmes was arraigned for first-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, first degree trafficking in controlled substance, second-degree criminal trespassing, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • KY Gives Day provides great opportunity for nonprofit organizations

    Kentucky Gives Day - the statewide 24-hour online giving event – returns to our region for a third year on May 22.

    Kentucky Gives Day is an online annual fundraising event for nonprofit organizations hosted by the Kentucky Nonprofit Network, bringing nonprofits and Kentuckians together for a powerful day of action. Central Kentucky Community Foundation is the regional sponsor and they invite all nonprofit organizations interested in boosting or launching their online fundraising efforts to participate.

  • Bell’s office encourages lifesaving organ donation

    Every April, LaRue County Circuit Court Clerk Larry Bell and other circuit clerks in the state celebrate National Donate Life Month, which is a time to focus national and local attention on every individual’s power to make life possible by registering his or her decision to be an organ and tissue donor and learning more about living donation.

  • News of Record - April 18 2018

    Court Briefs

    Benjamin T. Butler was arraigned for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance to the first degree, fleeing or evading the police to the first degree, criminal mischief to the third degree, and speeding 26 mph or more over the speed limit.

    Heather Hawkins was arraigned for possession of a controlled substance to the first degree, and promoting contraband to the first degree.