Midshipman First Class Timothy J. Ruth, United State Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md., has been nominated as 5th Battalion Midshipman for the fall semester.
His nomination by his superior officer states: “Ruth has been a vital member of the 24th Company. He has been excelling as the company’s Midshipmen Action Group representative throughout the entire semester.”
Ruth and 24th Company contributed more than 500 hours of community service last semester. They were involved in the Brigade-wide Harvest for the Hungry.”
Elvis and Meatloaf.com with the Perkins Brothers will perform 7 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Pritchard Community Center, 404 S. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown.
The Brothers, who hail from Ball Hollow, will present a tribute to Elvis in honor of his birthday.
The box office opens at 5 p.m.; doors open at 6:30 p.m.
For tickets, call 765-5672.
The LaRue County School Board will host a reception 6-7 p.m. Dec. 20 to honor retiring school board member Anita Cruse. Cruse served 1994-2010.
The reception will be held before the regular board meeting at the Abraham Lincoln Elementary School library media center.
All friends and community members are invited to attend.
Jeff and Barbara Hornback announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Chelsea Jade Hornback to Scott Hanson Davenport.
The prospective bride is a 2009 graduate of LaRue County High School and attends Bowling Green Technical College where she will graduate this spring with an associate’s degree in medical office technology. She is employed by Elizabethtown Tractor Supply but will be transferring to the Georgetown store.
Jay Bill and Barbara Benningfield of Magnolia are happy to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son Jeffery Lee Benningfield to Samantha Carolyn Lands, the daughter of David and Melynda Lands of Lebanon Junction.
The wedding will be held Dec. 11, 2010, at Mount Sherman Baptist Church. Invitations have been mailed.
Dr. Edward Britt Brockman, Louisville ophthalmologist and managing partner at John-Kenyon American Eye Institute was unanimously elected as chairman of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees. Dr. Brockman has served on the UK Board of Trustees since his appointment in July 2008 by Gov. Steve Beshear.
Finding reliable parenting information can be a challenge. There are many books, and articles – some good and some not so good. How do you know what to read – especially when you’re busy and there’s just so little time?
Just about everybody has a secret cache of things they are saving for the future eyes of family members, community historians, or just a vague idea of “posterity.” Maybe it’s a shoebox filled with family treasures. Perhaps it’s a special drawer where you stash old photos or negatives that are threatening to fade away, a scrapbook with pages crumbling or mementos stuck under plastic pages – secure, yes, but not preserved.
The LaRue County Herald News is asking all veterans to submit their name, address and phone number to the Herald News. If you are interested in being featured in the new “Veteran Spotlight” which will feature a different veteran each week as space allows, we will call and set up an interview time and pay tribute to those we owe so much. Send information to The LaRue County Herald News, 40 Shawnee Drive, Hodgenville, KY 42748