Today's News

  • 4-H Country Ham Auction

    The third annual 4-H Ham Auction was held on Saturday, October 6, 2018 during Lincoln Days.  Fourteen hams were sold with 80% of the sale price going to the 4-Her and 20% for 4-H Ham project expenses.  A total of $1755 was raised.  Special thanks to all the buyers and the auctioneer, Tyler Howell.

     Thomas Ronkainen, Champion Ham -Homestead Family Farms

    Emily Sallee, Reserve Champion Ham- Glen Richardson

    Madison Wilmoth – Danny & Phyllis Gentry

    Josie Garris – Homestead Family Farms

  • KY Historian to speak at event

    The Lincoln Museum will be hosting a commemorative event celebrating the 175th birthday of LaRue County. The event will feature a meal prepared by LaRue County’s recently honored ‘Best’ and friends.

  • Event Calendars - October 17, 2018

    Community Calendar


    Guitar Concert

  • Recycled Book Wreaths
  • Lincoln Days Quilt Show

    The Lincoln Days Quilt Show consisted of over 90 quilts from 1810-2018

    The People’s Choice Winners were:

    Youth Division- The 2018 Walk through Lincoln’s Life Quilt was a favorite. The children that attended the event enjoyed looking for their signatures on the quilt.

    New Quilt- The hand pieced and machine quilted Carnival pattern quilt was the made and exhibited by Frankie Bell of Hodgenville. The red, white, gray and black quilt was a rather complicated pattern with small pieces.

  • Behold, The Lamb of God

    John the Baptist introduced Jesus to the crowd and the world when he said, “Behold the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world” (John 1:29).  People were aware of sacrificing a lamb for their sins, but John said this was God’s Lamb --- “Behold, the Lamb of God.” 

  • Church Calendar

    Fall Revival

       Round Top Baptist Church Fall Revival concludes tonight, October 17 at 7 p.m. with Dr. Shawn Edwards. A fellowship meal will follow the Wednesday night service. Round Top Baptist Church is located at 705 Round Top Road in Elizabethtown, and everyone is welcome.

    Gospel Meeting

    Hodgenville Church of Christ gospel meeting continues every night at 7 p.m. through October 19. The guest speaker will be Josh McKibben.

    Three Night Revival

  • The Paranormal

    Have you ever seen a ghost? A recent survey says 60% of people believe they have and 40% believe their pets have seen/sensed a ghost. Theories abound on things haunted, but the Bible actually offers a lot of truth concerning the paranormal. Oftentimes people are hesitant to share their experiences, but the season of October brings a lot of questions as people dive into paranormal entertainment and experiences.

  • Outstanding Citizen

    ‘Donnie Propes was named the 2013 Outstanding Citizen of the Year and received a standing ovation from the packed room.’

    This is a line from the story that appeared in the May 14, 2013 edition of The LaRue County Herald News, following the annual meeting of the LaRue County Chamber of Commerce awards dinner.

    Last Friday on October 12, 2018, we lost one ‘Outstanding Citizen’ of LaRue County.

  • News of Record - October 17, 2018

    Court Briefs

    Richard Lee Schoenlaub was arraigned for possession of drug paraphernalia and first degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine).

    Tavante Shaquan Sterling was arraigned for operating on a suspended or revoked license, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to maintain the required insurance.

    Lonnie L. Dotson had a $250 cash bench warrant issued for his arrest. He is charged with second degree attempting to promote contraband.