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Club

  • Sunrise Volunteers plan bake sale

    Sunrise Manor Volunteers’ Executive Board voted to help fund Christmas presents for Adult Day Care participants by holding a bake sale, featuring homemade cookies and  candy, Dec. 16 at the  facility’s gift shop.
    At the board’s Nov. 1 meeting, Tickle Ragland, historian, reported that the scrapbook is almost up to date, but she needs pictures of volunteer activities.  Ann Easton reported  $4,398.15 in the organization’s treasury.

  • South Fork Homemakers to cater Farm Bureau dinner

    The South Fork Area Homemakers met Oct. 18.

    Fourteen were present – Virginia Allen, Delores Bale, Janice Bowen, Julie Devore, Exie Elliott, Ann Flanders, Emogene Gardner, Clovis Johnson, Norma Jean McDonald, Martha Owen, Mary Lou Owen, Billie Shahayda, Della Thomas and Patsy Thomas. The roll call was answered by naming our favorite Halloween costume from our childhood.

    The minutes were approved as read. Treasurer's report approved as presented.  We earned $575 for the catering we did last month.

  • Woman's Club sponsors Festival of Trees fundraiser

    The annual Festival of Trees will be Nov. 12-19.
    The event, sponsored in the past by Hodgenville Main Street, has been adopted by the Hodgenville Woman’s Club.
    Individuals, organizations and businesses are invited to enter a decorated tree, wreath, garland or other holiday decoration to be placed for silent auction. Viewing and bidding will take place in the Lincoln Museum Community Room and will be open to the public. Funds raised benefit local projects or charities.
    A “People’s Choice,” based on votes will receive $25.

  • PHOTO: Adkisson visits Rotary Club

    Dave Adkisson, president and CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, was the guest of Alex LaRue, and featured speaker at the Aug. 18 Hodgenville Rotary Club luncheon. From left, Dave Adkisson, Allison Hamilton-McIntire and Alex LaRue.

  • CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Make dinner reservation by June 10

    The summer looks to be a very busy time for the LaRue County Chamber of Commerce.
    We are finalizing our plans for the annual meeting on June 23. Since last month’s column, I learned that State Rep. Michael Meredith plans to attend our meeting. We are very excited about his attendance and look forward to hearing him speak.

  • Local EHLRTA delegates attend convention

  • 4-H talent show winners announced

    The 4-H Talent Show was held March 25 at the LaRue County High School auditorium. 4-H members showcased their talents in two age divisions: 9-13 year olds and 14-18 year olds.  
    Winners were selected in each of the four categories: vocal, instrumental, physical skills and theatrical. The champions will advance to the Lincoln Trail Area Talent Show on May 14 in Nelson County.  

  • Shelby Sullivan wins Homemaker scholarship

    Shelby Sullivan, a senior at LaRue County High School, is the recipient of the LaRue County Homemakers Scholarship.

    Sullivan is FFA Chapter President and a member of the Senior Class Committee and South Fork Baptist Youth Group. The Magnolia resident plans to study agriculture education at Western Kentucky University.

  • 4-H: Poetry winners announced

    Congratulations to all the participants in the 4-H Poetry Contest. Participants are to be commended for their efforts. Fifty-eight poems were entered and the poems have been judged. The results are listed as follows.
    The poems were divided into two age groups for judging. Junior division participants are ages 9-13 and the senior age division includes 14-18 year olds.
    The top-eight junior poems and the top-four senior poems will advance to the District competition.

  • National Retired Federal Employees elect officers

    Elizabethtown’s National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1050 met Feb 7 at Nolin RECC.  
    The Chapter held their quarterly potluck and 41 members attended. Chapter president Kay Bennett announced that the NARFE State Convention would be April 12-14 at the Clarion in Lexington.  Anyone wishing to be a delegate or attend must notify her no later than March 7. Chapter 1050 will pay the registration fee for those wanting to be delegates.