Today's News

  • PHOTOS: Beef Producers donate to worthy cause

    LaRue County Beef Producers were busy preparing a meal to benefit Gary Rock on Nov. 2 at Sportsman’s Lake. Gary was injured in a farming accident in late August. The beef producers donated and served about 400 meals.

  • PHOTO: Susan G. Komen donation
  • PHOTO: ECTC students at Sunrise

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College nursing students did educational visits at Sunrise Manor Adult Daycare.

  • PHOTO: Juanita's decorated pumpkins

     Juanita Mattingly, a client at Sunrise Manor Adult Daycare, decorated the pumpkins she got at the outing to Hinton’s Orchard and Farm Market.

  • PHOTO: Angie's pumpkin

    Angela Smith, a client at Sunrise Manor Adult Daycare, decorated the pumpkin she got at the outing to Hinton’s Orchard and Farm Market.

  • COLUMN: Honor the veteran

     He may have been referring to the members of the Royal Air Force, but when British Prime Minister Winston Churchill said, “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few,” he could easily have been talking about our own country’s veterans.

    They make up less than 8 percent of the United States’ population, but it is no overstatement to say our lives would be very different without their countless contributions and sacrifices.

  • Hornback honored for photography

     Amateur photographers from across the region participated in the first annual Farm Foto Assignment photography contest held at the National FFA Convention, Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, in Louisville.

    Felicia Hornback, a student at LaRue County High School, was selected as the grand prize winner of the inaugural contest, presented by McDonald’s Restaurants of Kentuckiana. 

    Hornback won $1,000 for her FFA chapter. Her winning photo, “Country Life,” captures a farm landscape during sunset. 

  • Hodgenville man charged with DUI, assault

     A Hodgenville man was charged with several counts after being involved Sunday in a motor vehicle accident.

    Kentucky State Police Post 3 in Bowling Green responded to the area of KY 1076 and Ernest Chaudoin Road in Hart County just before 5 a.m. Nov. 3 in reference to a single vehicle injury collision.

    Jacobi A. Caven, 23, was driving south in a 1998 Ford Taurus when he exited the right side of the roadway, according to Trooper First Class Joel Huff.

  • Rodeo team makes its debut at UK

    There’s a new team on the roster for the University of Kentucky, one with barrels, bulls, roping, wrestling and a whole lot of enthusiasm by a group of students who have worked hard to put their dreams into reality.

    Housed within UK’s College of Agriculture, Food and Environment student organizations, the UK Rodeo Team joins an accomplished stable of equine clubs and teams available to UK’s student body. The team practices at Kismet Farm in Paris and is open to all students, with or without prior rodeo experience.

  • COLUMN: Worship, walk and work for God

    “Pleasing God” – talk about eye-catching words.

    These words appear in Hebrews 11:5 where the writer refers to Enoch and in verses 4-7, referring to Abel and Noah. These three men may be considered veterans of the faith.