Today's News

  • Volleyball: LaRue sweeps Caverna

    Junior setter Keeahna Bowen had 10 aces to lead the LaRue County Lady Hawks to a sweep of visiting 18th District rival Caverna, 25-9, 25-7, 25-5 on Thursday.

    Bowen also had 28 assists, two digs and one kill, while senior middle hitter Alyson Yingling had 13 kills, three digs, two aces and one block.

    Junior outside hitter Tessa Yingling chipped in with 10 kills, six aces, two blocks and one dig, and junior middle hitter Chloe Owen added five kills and three aces.

    UP NEXT: LaRue County hosts Hart County at 8 p.m. Monday.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Greers celebrate 55 years

    Kenny and Marilyn Greer will celebrate their 55th anniversary on Oct. 3, 2014.

    A trip is planned at a later date.

    Their children are Neicha (Wendell) Pottinger and Leicha (David) Howell. They have four grandchildren and one great grandson.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Cundiffs celebrate 60 years

    Joe and Mattie Stearman Cundiff of Taylorsville, celebrated their 60th wedding on Oct. 1, 2014.

    They were married at Friendship Baptist Church #2 in LaRue County on Oct. 1, 1954, by Rev. L.B. Cantrell. They have four children.

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  • 4-H Calendar - Oct. 1, 2014

    Cotton candy booth

    LaRue County 4-H will have a cotton candy booth at Lincoln Days. Volunteers are needed. Call 270-358-3401 to sign up for a time.


    4-H Council

    The 4-H Council will meet 6:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Extension office. For more information about 4-H or the 4-H Council, call 270-358-3401.


    Record Books due

    4-H Record Books are due to the Extension office by Friday, Oct. 17.

  • Passport named 19th in country

    Passport Health Plan has been named the #19 Medicaid health plan in the United States – up from #21 last year – and the top Medicaid plan ranked in Kentucky by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. Passport Health Plan was the only Medicaid plan in Kentucky to be ranked in the top 100 by NCQA.

  • COLUMN: Sunrise Volunteers

    Sunrise Volunteers sponsored a gospel concert on Sept. 21 at the Hodgenville Civic Center. All proceeds benefit Sunrise Manor residents.

    Local talent included The Brotherhood, Jeff Johnson, Brighter Day, Patrick Banks, Young at Heart, Bob Cooper and Tim Shockley. The music was superb and everyone had a good time.

    Residents asked me to thank the Sunrise Volunteers and performers for their concern and caring for them.

    Also many residents asked me to thank LaRue Countians for supporting their fundraising events in the past.

  • Hosparus offers free grief support groups

    Hosparus facilitates free Loss of Someone Special Support Groups (LOSS) in Campbellsville and Elizabethtown:

    • Campbellsville – grieving adults

    5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 7, Nov. 4 and Dec. 2

    Hosparus Green River

    295 Campbellsville Bypass, Suite 5

    • Elizabethtown – loss of a partner or spouse

    3-4:30 p.m., Oct. 6 and 20; Nov. 3 and 17; and Dec. 1 and 15

    Hosparus Central Kentucky

    105 Diecks Dr.

  • No signs allowed on state right-of-way

    Yard sales, political signs and other advertising signage are often set up in dangerous locations with disregard for sight distance, parking conditions and right-of-way infringement.

    Regarding yard sales –

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