Chase Puyear and Clay Rogers spent their early dismissal day Friday picking up trash along the side of Keith Road. The road starts across from LaRue County Golf Course and goes to KY 61 and runs beside the National Park walking trails and picnic area. They were assisted by their siblings, Bailey Rogers and Bryson Puyear.
Three people received pins from the American Red Cross in recognition of the amount of blood they have donated over the years. Jane Reed, 1 gallon; Chad Puyear, 1 gallon; and Denny Duggins, 11 gallons.
The birth of a child is one of life’s greatest joys. But when a child dies by miscarriage, stillbirth, or as a newborn infant, the parents and family are often expected to respond as if the loss is less painful — and has less meaning — than the death of an older child, or of an adult. It can be upsetting when friends and relatives say things such as, “You can always have another baby.”
The staff of the LaRue County Health Department remind women who are over 40 or have a family history of breast cancer to schedule a mammogram. Front from left, Lisa Cox R.N. (Clinical Director) and Frances Kilgore; back, Community Health Educator Diana Leathers, Julie Percefull R.N., Donna Grammer and Tina Gawarecki A.P.R.N.