However, with technological innovations, advancements in the medical field and extensive research, cancer has become a more treatable illness – claiming fewer lives and creating more stories of survival.
The Kentucky Cancer Program and the Lincoln Trail District Cancer Council are two organizations that spread the word about cancer research.
Boy Scouts consolidate
Locust Grove Baptist Church, 1817 Red Mill Road, Elizabethtown, is hosting Boy Scout Troop meetings at 7 p.m. on Monday nights. Troop 151 of Hodgenville has consolidated with Troop 369, chartered by the church. Boy Scouts are ages 11 to 18. For more information, call Robert Bush at 270-734-1019.
Nikki Zaborowski of Union and Justin Carter of Hodgenville announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
The bride to be is the daughter of David and Connie Dowers of Union. A 2012 graduate of Ryle High School, she is a 4.0 student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College studying elementary education.
The prospective groom is the son of Ricky Carter of Hodgenville and LeAnna Miller of Elizabethtown. A 2010 graduate of LaRue County High School, he is a welder at Altec.
Tim and Becky Curry of Buffalo announce the engagement of their daughter, Olivia Beth Curry, to David Shane LaFollette of Hodgenville.
The bride to be is employed at Dow Corning and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership at Western Kentucky University.
The prospective groom is the son of David LaFollette of Roanoke and Rhonda Copley of Hodgenville. He is employed at Copley’s Garage. He holds an associate’s degree in automotive technology at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.