The Gibson-Milby family reunion will be Oct. 11 at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Mount Sherman. Potluck begins at noon; doors open at 11 a.m. in the family center behind the church. For more information, call 324-3186.
The Haycraft family reunion is Oct. 18 at the Brown-Pusey House, Elizabethtown. Registration and tour of the Hardin County History Museum is at noon. Kids Corner (fun and games). Bring a dish. Potluck at 4 p.m. Auction at 7 p.m. Bring family photos, memorabilia and souvenirs.
By Krista Levee, Executive Director, LaRue County Chamber of Commerce
Planning for our holiday festivities is in full swing. Make sure to mark these dates on the calendar because you won’t want to miss them. For details on how you can participate, check our website, www.laruecountychamber.org, follow us on Facebook, or give us a call at 270-358-3411.
* Trick or Treat on the Square and Costume Contest – Friday, Oct. 31. Sponsored by the Chamber, City of Hodgenville, The LaRue County Herald News and Awards Center.
According to Kentucky’s Diabetes Prevention and Control Program, 1 in 10 adult Kentuckians have been diagnosed with diabetes. In 1995, this number was only 1 in 25. In addition, over 16 percent of all hospital stays in Kentucky are related to diabetes.
A benefit tractor pull to assist Snookie Morrison will be 7:30 p.m. Oct. 3 at the LaRue County Fairgrounds. Sign-in is 6:30 p.m. Gate fee is $6; entry fee is $20 per class. For more information, call Frank Hornback at 270-401-6980. See following listing for more events at the same location.
The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon-cutting for Create It at its new location at 109 Lincoln Drive, Parkway Plaza, Hodgenville, at 11 a.m. Oct. 1. For more information, call 270-358-3411.
Joyce Mae Williams Thurman passed away Friday. Her funeral was Monday at Lane Lincoln CME Church.
Rennie Powell is in the hospital at Louisville; Patricia Mountain was admitted to Norton’s Hospital last Tuesday and returned home on Wednesday. Shameka Lynch, the daughter of Victor Cox, had surgery last Thursday. Alice Lee Thomas will have surgery at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
The LaRue County High School Class of 1974 will hold its 40th reunion Saturday, Oct. 4, at Sportsman Lake, Campbellsville Road, Hodgenville. Dinner at the clubhouse is paid in advance for classmates and spouses, 4-8 p.m. An outdoor pavilion is open to all who wish to come (but not to the dinner itself) from 7 p.m. to midnight at no charge. Many classmates will be attending The Herd concert that evening (separate charge applies).