Today's News

  • Sports Shorts - October 22, 2014

     Sports passes available

    LaRue County High School sports passes are available. $50 for students; $100 for adults. All-sport family passes (for K-12 students and immediate family) are $150. Passes are available at games or contact David Dawson at 270-358-2210.


    Kickball: Kick for a Cause

  • DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL: LaRue falls to Green

    The 18th District still belongs to the Green County Lady Dragons.

    Top-seeded Green County dominated second-seeded LaRue County on Tuesday night, rolling to a 25-11, 25-11, 25-6 win in the district tournament championship at Hart County.

    Green County (30-7) won its 12th straight district title, including the last nine in a row over LaRue County (14-17).

  • Community Calendar - Oct. 22, 2014

     Alzheimer’s disease: Legal and financial planning

    A workshop for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia will be 1-3 p.m. Oct. 23 at the LaRue County Extension office, 807 Old Elizabethtown Road. The workshop will assist with legal and financial planning. To register, call 270-358-3401, 1-800-272-3900 or email infoky-in@alz.org. Registration is required. 


    ECTC Literary Reading Open Mic

  • PHOTO: Football Homecoming Court
  • Attorney Perkins sworn in

    David Clarence Perkins was sworn in as an attorney-at-law by Kentucky Supreme Court Chief Justice John D. Minton Jr. on Oct. 17, 2014.

    Perkins is a native of LaRue County, 1993 graduate of LaRue County High School, U.S. Army Reserve veteran, and was a resident of Green County for 12 years. He obtained a bachelor of science degree in elementary education from Asbury University prior to receiving his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Knox-Marshall

    Chelsea Diane Knox and Kippy Lee Marshall, both of Hodgenville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Ricky Knox and Diane Knox.

    The prospective groom is the son of Melissa Supulvado and the late Donald Marshall.

    Attendants and groomsmen are Jennifer Brown, Harley Walters, Brooklynn Lafollette, Tyler Kennedy, Branden Marshall and Blake Shields.

    The wedding will be 4 p.m. Oct. 25, 2014, at Middle Creek Baptist Church. The reception will be at Knights of Columbus.

  • BIRTH: Warnshuis

    Steven Howard Warnshuis and Hannah Lorene Warnshuis of Hodgenville announce the birth of a daughter, Shelby Lorene Warnshuis.

    Shelby Lorene was born Oct. 14, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds 13 ounces and was 19-inches long.

    Paternal grandparents are Craig and Kim Warnshuis of Hodgenville, and Chris and Cathi Driggers of North Carolina.

    Maternal grandparents are Keith and Trudy Peterson of Indiana, and Louise Peterson of Buffalo.

  • Countryside Getaway: ‘All about family’

    Jimmy Curle and his wife Kaye, owners of a new LaRue County business, Countryside Getaway, have devoted their lives to helping others. The small rental property is just the latest step on a long road of contributing to the lives of those around them.

    Jimmy grew up on the property, back when it was his family’s farm. Now, the Curles have purchased the land back from his brother and converted it into a rental vacation home.

  • PHOTO: New paint for Buffalo
  • Fiscal Court: New dump truck ‘is paid for’

    For the first time since the late 1990s, LaRue County Fiscal Court has purchased a new dump truck, according to Tommy Turner, judge-executive.

    “And it’s paid for,” he said.

    Speaking to magistrates meeting at the courthouse in Hodgenville Oct. 13, the judge said the 2015 International Harvester single-axle truck cost “a little over $100,000.”