Thought of the week: You can have more degrees than a thermometer and still be blind and ignorant.
I went to Churchhill Downs on Thursday, May 5 with my cousins Rosetta LaFollette and Regina Childress, Karon Wheeler. We had a great time. On Saturday May 7, the LaFollete family got at Golden Corral to celebrate Mother’s Day with Cathy LaFollette, All four children was present, Ken, Dale, Candy and Danny; three grandchildren, Josh, Brittany and Angela and great granddaughter Addie. We had a great visiting with everyone.
Happy belated Mother’s Day to all the mothers. I hope those who have your mothers appreciate them. Tell them how much you love them and cherish every moment with them because there will never be a mother that could replace your mother.
Plowshares Farm Center for Education and Spirituality will have their third annual Summer Solstice Celebration on Saturday, June 18 from 2 to 10 p.m.
The celebration will kick-off with stations at 2 p.m. that include needle felting wool with Meade County fiber artist Dina Buckey, spinning wool using a drop spindle with Ken Buckey, woven baskets with Susan Kate, beaded bracelets with Jody Miller, old fashion sack races, a water balloon toss and an egg relay.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Community Education Service and the Judy Cox Community Spirit Award.
The LaRue County Community Education (LACE) Service Award honors dedicated service, hard work and tireless effort in educating our community. The Judy Cox Community Spirit Award is an honor given to a local person that demonstrates a true servant’s heart with enthusiasm and a desire to make the community a better place through service.
The Buffalo Fire and Rescue have a free 8x10 professional color family portrait for a donation of $25 or more. A representative from Parish Promotions will go door to door in the coverage area with an I.D. to collect and give out receipts. Buffalo Fire and Rescue is asking for $25 or more to help with purchasing turnout gear.
Relay for Life
Parkway Peeps- tee shirt sale $15 each. Check out their Facebook page for an image of the shirt or contact Mary Jane Stillwell at 270-765-8761 or Rita Thompson at 270-505-0380.
A dance will be held from 7-10 p.m. May 13, at the LaRue County Senior Center at 112 Walter’s Avenue in Hodgenville. Featuring Prime Time Band. Admission is $4 per person. For more information contact Jim Walters at 270-737-5655, cell 270-766-4437 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The LaRue County Fairgrounds is currently having a drive for sign sponsorships.
The sign sponsorships includes nine different sign sizes and prices ranging from 6x12 inches for $25 initial price with a $25 yearly renewal up to a 4x10 foot sign for $750 with a $300 yearly renewal. Signs will remain at the fairgrounds year-round for multiple events
Sponsor signs will be made on premium ACP boards with lettering and logo. All signs will be attached to the grandstand and can be seen from Hwy 210.