Durred and Linda Gardner celebrated their sixtieth wedding anniversary on August 6, 2016 at Lincoln Memorial Baptist Church in Hodgenville. They were married on August 11, 1956. Mr. and Mrs. Gardner have three children, Kathy Smith of Waxahachie, Texas, Sue Hines of Hodgenville and Kenny Gardner of Hodgenville. They have ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Nolin RECC has awarded in scholarship funds to LaRue County High School students.
Scholarship awards include a $5,000 Bob Wade Sr. Memorial Scholarship to LCHS student Sara Gray and one $1,500 scholarship to LCHS student Chase Watson. Recipients may use the funds at any college or vocational school of their choice.
Sara Gray is the recipient of Nolin’s $5,000 Bob Wade Sr. Memorial Scholarship. Her parents are Gilbert and Jessica Gray. Sara is attending Elizabethtown Community and Technical College to begin her studies in dental hygiene.
The monthly luncheon of the Chamber of Commerce resumes at noon on Wednesday, August 17 with guest speaker Dennis Wells, Director of Emergency Management speaking on the topic of community safety. The luncheon will be held at the LaRue County Extension Office. Lunch is $10 at the door for those that did not make reservations in advance. For more information call the Chamber office at 270-358-3411.
Last Saturday was the Cobb Family Reunion. The reunion has been in existence for many years and open to the community, surrounding areas and family and friends from various states. This occasion always leads up to the following day which is always the homecoming at First Baptist Hodgenville.