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Today's News

  • News of Record - June 19, 2019

    Court Briefs

    Matthew Everett Council was arraigned on one count of operating on a suspended or revoked operators license and one count of possessing license when privileges are revoked or suspended.

    George Henry Crain was arraigned on one count of operating on a suspended or revoked operators license and one count of failure to surrender suspended or revoked CCDW license.

    Edwin C. Doepp was arraigned on one count of operating a motor vehicle under the influence.

  • Dealing with Summer pests: Chiggers

     

    Chiggers are the immature stage of certain mite species, and just talking about them may make you itch. You’ll find them most often in overgrown, bushy areas. They also congregate in shady, humid areas near stream banks, under or around shade trees or in berry thickets.

    After they hatch, larvae crawl around until they find and attach to a suitable host. Chiggers feed on humans as well as a variety of wild and domestic animals, including snakes, turtles, birds, rodents and domestic pets such as dogs and cats.

  • Dealing with Summer pests:Ticks

    The lone star tick and the American dog tick are the most common tick species found on humans and companion animals in Kentucky, and are threats to everyone who works, plays, hunts, hikes, or camps in or around overgrown or undisturbed areas.

    Reactions to bites vary from person to person based on the body’s response to the salivary mix injected as ticks feed. The effects of the lone star tick’s bite can linger for 7 to 10 days. Both species are potential vectors of diseases, but the chances of encountering an infected tick are low.

  • Classic Corvettes support Warm Blessings

    Classic Corvettes Kentucky members regularly support the Warm Blessing program with food donations and monetary contributions. Pictured presenting a Club donation of needed food items are Classic Corvettes Kentucky members from left Ron Berry, Linda Funk (Warm Blessings Executive Director), Bev Lewis, Rich Lewis, Nancy Shramm, and Bob Shramm.

  • LaRue County Wet Dry Petition Filed

    A Wet/Dry Petition has been filed for LaRue County

    A local businessman has filed a petition with the LaRue County Clerk for a Wet/Dry Petition for the county of LaRue.

    Cody McDowell, owner/operator of Lincoln Lodge tells the LaRue County Herald News, that he filed the petition this morning, Friday, June 14 to ‘let the voters of the county decide’.

  • Name of June 12 fire victim released

    Breaking New Update - Monday -June 17 at 12:00 p.m.

    The name of the woman found deased in a house fire on S. Otter Creek Road in Buffalo on June 12 has been identified. According to Kentucky State Police spokesperson, Scotty Sharp, the victim has been identified as Chasidy R. Wolford, 30 of Buffalo. 

    The fire is still under investigation according to KSP.

     

     

    Update - Friday 2:37 p.m.

  • Wendy’s Neverland at Sunrise Manor

    Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville was transformed into an enchanted place much like Peter Pan’s Neverland last week with fairies, pirates, dancing, music, and even a crocodile complete with a tick-tocking clock.

    Over the past year, Angie McAllister, award winning elder-care professional, and Anne Basting, an award-winning artist and scholar, have led a team of regional and national artists, staff, and elders in reimagining the story of Peter Pan at 12 Signature HealthCARE nursing homes across rural Kentucky, including Sunrise Manor the first week in June.

  • Sports Shorts - June 12, 2019

    Volleyball and Cornhole tournaments

    LaRue County Relay for Life is searching for volleyball teams and cornhole players for their upcoming June 15 Relay event.  The cornhole tournament will be a blind draw with a 50% overall payback. The cost is only $10 to register. For more information contact Ronnie Heibert at 270-734-1582.

  • LC Bass Team Takes State Title
  • Pickleball Court Underway