It’s a common misconception that purchasing a new home heating or cooling unit will automatically lower your energy bills. Purchasing a new energy efficient heating or cooling unit should lower your energy bills. However, this answer is not always so simple.
Air conditioning and heating units are a part of your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system. The full potential energy and cost savings of a new, energy efficient heating or cooling unit is only possible when the HVAC system is working with the home’s system.
Hodgenville City Council
Hodgenville City Council meets 7 p.m. the second Monday at Hodgenville Civic Center (city hall).
The group meets the first Monday each month at 10 a.m. at the Buffalo Baptist Church Annex.
LaRue County Board of Adjustments
LaRue County Board of Adjustments meets 6 p.m. Monday, quarterly. Applications must be received in advance for meetings. Call Land of Lincoln Planning and Zoning at 270-358-0830 for more information.
Lisa Williams, an employee of the LaRue County Public Library, has earned her paraprofessional certification for librarians.
The library is hosting a reception for her 5 p.m. Nov. 7 with punch and cookies.
Hosparus needs volunteers in the central Kentucky area and will offer a free training session, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 21 (lunch provided) at its Elizabethtown office, 105 Diecks Dr. Counties served by Hosparus Central Kentucky include Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Hardin, LaRue and Meade. Volunteers can choose the areas where they want to volunteer.
Susan G. Komen Louisville received a sizeable donation from the second annual Burger King Breast Cancer Truck and Tractor Pull. The two-day event was held Oct. 11 and 12 at the Hardin County Fairgrounds near Glendale in conjunction with the Battle of the Bluegrass Truck and Tractor pull series championship. Drivers and fans came together from as far away as California to support the fundraiser.
In all, $19,365.27 was donated to the cancer research foundation.