We extend our deepest sympathy to the family of Robert McDougal who passed away last Wednesday at his residence. His funeral was Monday afternoon at William R. Rust Funeral Home Chapel in Hodgenville and burial was Tuesday morning at 11 a.m. at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff.
First Baptist- Wednesday, March 16 will be Bible Study. Sunday, March 27, Easter morning services will begin at 9 a.m. Have a great and safe week.
Thought for the week: The person who tries to keep everyone happy and always cares for everyone is always the loneliest person. Strange but true.
Last Saturday, we met brother Dale, Judy and Josh LaFollette from Florence, brother Danny LaFollette from Shepherdsville, niece Brittany LaFollette, great niece Addie LaFollette, Austin Strothoff, Yvonne LaFollette all from Elizabethtown at Golden Corral for a mini family get together. It was nice to see everyone.
The Lincoln Trail Area Development District Board of Directors will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16 at the Lincoln Trail ADD office in Elizabethtown.
The Annual LaRue County Extension Expo will be held on Saturday, March 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the LaRue County High School Gymnasium. Approximately 75 local businesses and organizations are planning to participate. Watch for more information in the LaRue County Herald News or follow us on Facebook, find LaRue County Cooperative Extension Service.
Becky’s Team will be selling chances on a one hour massage from N Touch Massage and Salon in Elizabethtown for $5 each. For more information call Becky Thompson at 270-765-9310.
Relay for Life – Living Strong
The Relay for Life – Living Strong is having an Adopt-A-Relay Pig fundraiser where contestants can win a prize for the heaviest, most traveled, biggest bucks or best decorated plastic purple pig with relay donations. For more information call Kathy Ross at 270-234-3309.
The Hodgenville Woman’s Club will award $500 to a graduating high school senior attending school in LaRue County or an adult residing in LaRue County who plans to enroll or is enrolled in college or technical school for fall semester. Application will be considered on the basis of grade point average, financial need, and community and school involvement. Completion of a short essay describing career goals and need of scholarship will also be required.
Sunday was Communion Sunday at Lane Lincoln and First Baptist.
Last Sunday, Ms. Lovester Wilkinson and her daughter Carolyn Wilkinson of Stanford were the guests of our Black History Sunday at First Baptist. They are the mother and sister to our pastor Reverend Jerry Wilkinson. Ms. Lovester gave a presentation of the flag regarding the slave era and how they used them as a way to escape slavery to freedom. Her daughter Carolyn assisted her in displaying the various quilts that were made by Ms. Lovester.