Today's News

  • BIRTH: Welcome, Tate

    Ella Grace Bales is proud to announce the arrival of her brother, Tate Elijah Bales. 

    Tate Elijah was born at 4:35 p.m. on April 28, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Tate's parents are Nathan and Amanda Bales of Hodgenville. Maternal grandparents are Beverly and the late Roy Veirs of Hodgenville. Paternal grandparents are Richard and Rita Bales of Hodgenville.

  • House plan restores highway money

    The U.S. House of Rep­resentatives voted across party lines, 367 to 55, Tuesday to restore cash to the Highway Trust Fund, which is teetering on insolvency.

    The trust fund provides money to states for bridge, road and other transportation projects and is expected to run short on money starting next month without a stopgap from Congress.

  • Community Calendar - July 16, 2014

      Fair Board to meet

    The LaRue County Fair Board will meet 7 p.m. Thursday, July 17 at the Fairgrounds.


  • PHOTO: Young Farmers Scholarship

      LaRue County Young Farmer President Joe Stults, right, presented Kyle DeVary with a $500 scholarship at the Young Farmer summer cookout at Hinton’s Orchard. 

  • PHOTO: Pickup rolls

    Troy D. Handley, 49, of Campbellsville, lost control of the 2003 GMC Sierra he was driving on Ky. 210 about 6:30 a.m. July 14. The pickup hit standing water and hydroplaned, according to LaRue County Deputy Robby Brownfield. The vehicle left the roadway and rolled, coming to rest on its roof. Handley refused medical transport.

  • PHOTO: Camp Invention
  • PHOTO: Four generations

    Four generations of LaFollettes gathered Sunday. From left, Danny LaFollette, Cathy LaFollette, holding her great-granddaughter, Addalynn Grace LaFollette, and Brittany LaFollette. Addalynn Grace was born July 3, 2014.

  • PHOTO: Livewirez

    The Livewirez were first runners-up at a weekend youth softball tournament in New Albany, Indiana. Front from left, Madyson Pinkham, Caehla Bell, Christy Davis, Brittany Bryant, Kellee Cundiff, Emma Bell; back, Head Coach Rocky Cundiff, Brianna Keith, Kaylee Mathias, Sarah Hall, Chasity Bryant, Kaitlyn Warnshuis and Assistant Coach Jeff Gavin.

  • PHOTOS: Library winners

    Teresa Gomez and J.W. Head were the winners of $5 gift certificates from Lincolns Loft and library book bags from the LaRue County Public Library’s adult summer reading program. A grand prize will be given away Aug. 1.

  • Lane Lincoln appreciates its pastor

    Sunday marked the third anniversary for Lane Lincoln’s ministers, Rev. Aaron and Shavone Moss Sr., to be with the church. Their escorts were Tyrone and Shirl Wooten. They were given flowers and many words of encouragement from Rev. Starks and Bishop King.