Local News

  • Chamber Unites!

    Another great Lincoln Days is in the books! Thanks to Lincoln Days President Diana Aubrey and the Lincoln Days committee for all their hard work. Watching this event come together is something to see. Employees and officials of the City of Hodgenville and LaRue County work very hard to help make this a great weekend. It may have been a very hot weekend but the fun certainly out weighed the weather.

  • News of Record

    court briefs

    Richard Dean Castleman was arraigned for fourth degree assault, second degree assault, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

    Trinity Rene Friend was arraigned for fourth degree assault.

    James Walter Hoback III served a bench warrant for menacing.

    Dasha Akers was arraigned for third degree terroristic threatening and menacing.

    Derek Lloyd Braymer was arraigned for speeding 14 mph over the speed limit and failure to produce insurance card.

  • An update from the LCS superintendent

    Imbedded in our mission statement is the idea that LaRue County Schools will partner with the entire community to best meet the needs of its students. It is important to me that all stakeholders have a voice in matters pertaining to our schools and students. Therefore, I spent countless hours talking to school staff and community leaders about concerns they had and ideas for improvement.

  • News of Record - October 17, 2018

    Court Briefs

    Richard Lee Schoenlaub was arraigned for possession of drug paraphernalia and first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine).

    Tavante Shaquan Sterling was arraigned for operating on a suspended or revoked license, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to maintain the required insurance.

    Lonnie L. Dotson had a $250 cash bench warrant issued for his arrest. He is charged with second degree attempting to promote contraband.

  • BBB Tips on the Facebook Security Breach

    Are you a Facebook user? Are you one of the 50 million people recently affected by the security breach? If yes, what do you do now? BBB serving Louisville, Southern Indiana, and Western Kentucky provides the following information and tips regarding this data breach.

  • News of Record -October 3

    Court Briefs

    Jodie L. Dotson was arraigned for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, operating on a suspended license and several other traffic violations.

    Douglas Edward Allen Jr. had a $5,000 cash bench warrant issued for his arrest. He is charged with first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession of drug paraphernalia, public intoxication of a controlled substance and failure to notify the department of transportation of an address change.

  • News of Record - September 26, 2018

    court briefs

    Harley D. Albury Henderson was arraigned for failure to maintain the required insurance and no or expired registration plates.

    Matthew Travis Atherton was arraigned for no or expired registration receipt, no or expired registration plates, failure to produce an insurance card and failure to register the transfer of a motor vehicle.

    Brooklyn Paige Beard was arrainged for speeding 10 mph over the limit.

  • WWII WAC Captain Speaks at Local DAR

    Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter of the Daughter of the American Revolution met Friday, September 21 at the Brown Pusey House in Elizabethtown. The chapter was honored to welcome one of the first Women’s Army Corps – Helen Horlacher (Evans).

  • Event Calendar - September 26, 2018

    Community Calendar


    Goodtime Cruisers

    The next Goodtime Cruisers Car Show will be held at 4 p.m. on October 20 on the square in downtown Hodgenville.

    Lincoln Days Quilt Show

  • Rep. Reed named chairman of equine issues subcommittee

    Representative Brandon Reed of Hodgenville has been named chairman of the Subcommittee on Equine Issues within the Kentucky General Assembly.

    As co-chair of the committee alongside Senator Steve West, Reed will be tasked with highlighting issues in the equine industry that could require legislation in the coming session. The committee will meet in November to hear testimony on challenges facing the industry.

    Reed serves on both the House Agriculture Committee and Tobacco Settlement Oversight Committee, and formerly served as Kentucky’s State FFA President.