Today's News

  • Community News - March 20, 2019

    Let’s continue in prayer for the families that have lost loved ones due various acts of violence, injuries, or sickness, and all the sick and shut-ins, hospitals, nursing homes, institutions, jailhouses, prison walls, rehabs, the homeless, men and women fighting for our country, our law enforcement, our country, violence throughout the country, our President, The White House, and most of all, pray for one another.

    Rodney Montgomery is now in Signature Rehab at Elizabethtown.

    Rev. Carl Pope preached last Sunday morning at Middle Creek Baptist Church.

  • News of Record - March 20, 2019

    Court Briefs

    Amanda C. Barnett was arraigned on one count of expired registration plates, one count of expired registration receipt, one count of failure of non owner to maintain required insurance, and one count of insufficient lamps.

    Janice R. Cadle was arraigned on one count of theft by unlawful taking.

    Stephanie L. Dixon was arraigned on one count of expired registration receipt, one count of expired registration plates, and one count of failure of owner to maintain required insurance.

  • Genealogy Society’s Big Move

    After a long wait, the LaRue County Genealogy Society (LCGS) has initiated their move to the Hodgenville City Hall. The move started on March 7 with members of the LCGS packing their vast collection into boxes. On March 11 inmates from the LaRue County Detention Center helped move boxes and furniture from the Hodgenville City Maintenance Building to the top floor of City Hall. On March 14 the 2018-2019 Leadership LaRue Class volunteered to help organize their collection.

  • School Calendar - March 20, 2019

    LCS Spring Break

    There will be no school in LaRue County between March 30 – April 7 for the school’s scheduled Spring Break.

    Make Up Snow Days for LaRue

    With snow days occurring so far this school year on Nov. 15, Dec 5, and Jan 24, 30 and 31 the following days will now be considered ‘make up days’ for LaRue County Schools as school WILL be in session on the following dates: May 3, and May 23, 24, and May 28.

    LaRue County School Board

  • LaRue Man Assaults Six Officers

    A LaRue County man who reportedly led Elizabethtown police on a pursuit Wednesday afternoon also is accused of assaulting six officers.

    James Droddy Jr., 38, of Buffalo, is being held in lieu of a $5,000 cash bond in the Hardin County Detention Center. He is scheduled to appear at 9 a.m. March 22 in Hardin District Court.

  • 7th Grade Volleyball winning streak

    The LCMS Lady Hawk Volleyball team had a busy schedule last week with three home games on the schedule which kicked off last Monday night against the Lady Waves of Stuart Pepper Middle School. The 7th grade Lady Hawks played in the first match of the evening cruising past the Lady Waves in two sets (21-11 & 21-16). The 8th grade Lady Hawks matched suit as they also claimed victory over the Lady Waves in two sets (21-16 & 21-13).

  • Sports Shorts - March 13, 2019


    Pickelball will be played at 6 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings each week. Beginner training will be on Tuesdays. The location is at the Board of Education building on College Street in Hodgenville. The cost is only $1. For more information contact Larry Vertrees at 270-735-3394.

    Park and Recreation Board

    The LaRue County Park and Recreation Board meets at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the Park. For more information, call Brience Willian at 270-734-1763.

    Athletic Department Seeking Photos

  • Church Calendar - March 13, 2019

    Lenten Luncheons

       First Baptist Church – Hodgenville will host a Lenten Luncheon series every Thursday during Lent beginning at 12:05 p.m. The church is located at 730 Tonieville Road in Hodgenville. For more information call 270-358-9942.


  • Scholarship Opportunities - March 13, 2019

    The Lincoln Museum

    The Lincoln Museum is accepting applications for the Edward and Thelma Ford Scholarship. This $500 scholarship will be presented to a LaRue County resident graduating this year or pursuing continuing education. Applications are available at The Lincoln Museum and must be returned by 4 p.m. on April 25, 2019. For more information call 270-358-3163.

    Bluegrass Cellular

  • School Calendar - March 13, 2019

    Kindergarten Registration

    Abraham Lincoln Elementary School

    ALES will have Kindergarten Registration for the upcoming 2019-20 school year from 3:30 to 5:45 p.m. on Thursday, March 14. Students must be 5 years old on or before August 1, 2019. For more information call Ester Wolford at 270-358-4112. 

    Hodgenville Elementary School