Kentucky Public Retirees, Lincoln Trail Chapter, will meet 11:30 a.m. Feb. 9 at Ryan’s, 1034 Executive Drive, Elizabethtown. Stefanie Goff, director of community planning with Lincoln Trail District Health Department will speak. KPR includes members of KERS, CERS, SPRS or the spouse of any of these systems. First year membership is free and annual dues thereafter are $15.
Living Strong’s Adopt-A-Pig Project is going on through April 25. Adopt a plastic pig and enter a variety of contests to support Relay. For more information, call Kathy Ross at 270-234-3309
RELAY FOR LIFE: Gatti’s
Freedom Angels will hold a Mr. Gatti’s fundraiser in Elizabethtown. All you can eat 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 18. Team receives 20 percent off profits and coupon required. For more information, contact team captain Rosetta Lafollette.
Arneva Smith remains a patient at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She’s slowly improving.
Darrell Williams and his mother, Lila Williams, Kristi Breckenridge, Grayling Smith, and Linda Andrews are ill due to the flu; Henry Miller was admitted to Hardin Memorial Hospital on Saturday. There is a lot of sickness in the community. To each and everyone take care of yourself, get plenty rest and drink plenty of liquid and wash your hands often.
The 4-H Poetry Contest is being held again this year. The contest is open to all LaRue County youth, ages 9 to 18. Each youth may enter one poem for the competition.
All poems must be submitted to the Extension office by Feb. 20. Most students have probably already written poems for school. Why not turn your best poem in to be judged? Teachers, you may even wish to require your students to participate in the poetry contest, or give extra credit for those students who participate.