Local News

  • 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.

  • News of record - April 11, 2018

    Court briefs

    Dasha Danielle Bowen was arraigned for harboring a vicious animal and local city ordinance violation.

    Justin Michael Brown was arraigned for no or expired registration plates, no or expired registration receipt, and failure to maintain required insurance or security.

    James H Dewitt was arraigned for theft of services.

    Jamie M Downs was arraigned for failure to give right of way to emergency vehicle.

    Melissa Kay Hodges was arraigned for no or expired registration plates and no or expired Kentucky registration receipt.

  • State Fair Board names new president, CEO

    The Kentucky State Fair Board named the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation’s top executive as its new President and CEO on April 5, 2018.

    David S. Beck, 63, has served as CEO of Farm Bureau since 1995, and brings over 40 years of experience in agriculture and governmental affairs to Kentucky Venues. The State Fair Board is the governing body for Kentucky Venues which manages the Kentucky Exposition Center and Kentucky International Convention Center.

  • News of record - April 4, 2018

    Building PermitsThe following are building permits applied for at the Planning and Zoning office in February 2018.

    Applicant Address Type Structure

    Paul Wirth 341 Shawnee Dr. variance permit

    Charles Wilson 1749 Old E-town Rd. conditional use permit

    Darold Akridge 166 Country Lane, Magnolia storage pre-fab

    Denise Hammett 46 Reed Rd. Buffalo conditional use permit

    Eli Meredith 1023 Salem Church Rd. residence frame

    Michael Zahrndt 1387 McDowell Rd. residence modular

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  • Skyler Hornback named National Merit finalist

    Skyler Hornback, a LaRue County High School senior from Sonora, was recently named a National Merit finalist.

    Hornback and eighteen other seniors from The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky have been recognized as finalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition, marking the most students recognized in one school year in the school’s history.