Applications for LaRue County Fair beauty pageants can be picked up at these Hodgenville locations: The LaRue County Herald News, 40 Shawnee Dr.; the LaRue County Extension office, 807 Old E’town Road; and Vanity Hair, 111 West Main St. For more information, call the Fair office at 234-3313 or Sandy Bell at 358-8166. The Fair begins June 14.
Andrew Bowen of Magnolia recently graduated from the Glasgow Fire Department training course.
Bowen began the 12-week training process in March. During the training, he learned skills in the prevention, suppression and repelling of fires.
Following in his father’s footsteps, Bowen began pursuing a career as a firefighter three years ago by applying for different departments. His hiring process for Glasgow Fire Department began in July 2012.
A swearing-in ceremony for new recruits was held on May 24 with Glasgow Mayor Rhonda Trautman officiating.
The family of Dow Elliott will hold a potluck reunion 1 p.m. June 22 at the Christian Life Center, Mount Tabor Baptist Church, 2215 Mount Tabor Road, Buffalo. All family members are invited to attend.
USS Columbus veterans reunion
Navy and Marine Corps shipmates who served on the USS Columbus CA-74/CG-12 from 1944 to 1976 and the USS Columbus SSN-762, past and present, are invited to share memories and camaraderie.
The USS Columbus CA-74/CG-12/SSN reunion is Oct. 2-6 at Hilton, Branson, Missouri.
Yard sale at OLM
Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church is having a yard sale 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 15. Proceeds will fund the costs of their youth group attending a Catholic youth conference.
Moonlight Big Band
The “Moonlight Big Band” will perform at My Old Kentucky Home State Park Rotunda, in Bardstown 7:30-10 p.m. June 24. Pack a picnic, bring a blanket or chairs and enjoy the musical styling of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorcy and many more.