Today's News

  • Leadership LaRue Class - Trash for Cash

    Dear Editor, 

    The Leadership LaRue Class of 2018 met on April 21, 2018 to pick up litter on Jenkins Road, Wonderland Road, Talley Oak Hill Road and AB Ward Road.  The class took part in the LaRue County Trash for Cash program to raise funds to send kids to 4-H Camp. The class goal is to send five kids to camp that submitted Leadership Essay Contest applications.

  • Derby Day
  • Facebook Affects Millions

    Over 1.3 Million Kentuckians Impacted by Facebook on Reported Misuse of Users’ Personal Data

    Facebook provided information after Beshear sent letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg

    More than 1.3 million Kentuckians have been impacted by an alleged privacy breach by social media network Facebook according to, Attorney General Andy Beshear earlier this month.  

    Beshear and a group of AGs sent a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on March 26, 2018 asking for the number of users impacted by the breach.

  • Road Plan Update

    House District 24

    Brandon Reed

    One of the most important functions of my job as your state representative is to fight for funding for key road and bridge projects in our communities.

  • Hodgenville News

    Thought for the week: Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are growing old. 

    Happy Mother’s Day to my sweet momma, Cathy LaFollette, and all the other mothers. Be sure to call them or send a card.

    Happy Nurse’s Week to all my coworkers and friends who are nurses. Our jobs as nurses are to cushion the sorrow and celebrate the job every day, while we are just doing our job - Christine Belle.

  • Community News

    Congratulations to Essence Barbour on receiving a scholarship to the University of Kentucky. This past Sunday was communion Sunday at Lane Lincoln.

    Carrie Arnette was admitted to Hardin Memorial Hospital last week and recently returned home.

    Lane Lincoln- Women’s Bible Study was Monday evening. There will be a Bible Study this Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    Thought for Today: We need not to worry ourselves with the ending of the world tomorrow. Instead, we need to check the condition of our soul in case Jesus comes back tonight.

  • Citizen Holds Man At Gunpoint

    A LaRue County man called 911 Tuesday morning claiming a man was inside of his vehicle that was parked under his carport at his residence.

  • News of Record - May 9 2018

    Jail Log

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, April 27 to Friday, May 4, 2018

    Michael Owens, 33, of Hodgenville was lodged for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. He was later released from LCDC.

    Timothy Madkiff, 29, of Radcliff was lodged for two counts of failure to appear, third degree burglary, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was later released from LCDC.

  • 75th Anniversary

    Howard and Lucille Bailey Skaggs will be celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary from 3-6 p.m. on May 20, 2018 at Ovesen Heights Baptist Church Ministry Center located at 1604 Bardstown Road in Hodgenville, KY.

    They were married May 22, 1943 by Bro. Bruce Chelf. They are the parents of five children; James “Jimmy” Skaggs (deceased), Imogene Warren, Gerald Skaggs, Eloise Phillips, and Mellony Skaggs.

  • Rotary Club