Today's Features

  • Isabella Thompson, 5 years old, from Buffalo donated 8.5 inches from her fi rst haircut to Pantene Beautiful Lengths at The Best Little Hair House owned by Daniel Skaggs.

  •  Nolin RECC, A Touchstone Energy Cooperative, awarded $15,500 in scholarship
    funds to local students in June. The cooperative provides electricity to approximately 33,500
    members in Hardin, LaRue and seven surrounding counties. These scholarship opportunities are just one way Nolin helps promote education and growth in the community.

  •  Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary to Jim and Janis Rogers, married July
    24, 1965. They plan to celebrate with their family, Chris and Dara Rogers;
    Todd and Michelle Rogers; Cari and Jamie Self, Tiffany and Ben Snodgrass;
    their 9 grandchildren, Shelby, Kylie, Clay, Bailey, Preston, Parker, Skylar,
    Kendall and Colton.

  • 4 Ingredient Coconut

    Cream Bars

    24oz shredded coconut (divided)

    14oz sweetened condensed milk

    2 cups powdered sugar

    24oz chocolate (melted)


    Step 1

    In a large bowl, stir together 20oz cocunut, condensed milk and powdered sugar. Press into a greased 9x13 pan and freeze until firm enough to cut about one hour.

    Step 2

  • Camp Invention is a week-long summer camp that inspires creativity, inventive thinking and team work. Local educators help elementary school children work together to solve real world challenges and create devices and games using recycled goods.

    “This is the 7th year we’ve had Camp Invention. We have 104 students this year and a 90 percent return rate,” said Camp Director, Kathy Ross. “Many of the students come back every year. They absolutely love it, and when they are older, some come back as counselors.”


    The Lincoln Trail Area Development District Board of Directors will meet 1:30 p.m., on July 15, at the Lincoln Trail ADD office in Elizabethtown.

    Theater at Lindsey Wilson College

    TheatreFest! at the V.P. Henry Auditorium at Lindsey Wilson College will feature the play “Dearly Departed” 7 p.m. July 16, 17 and 18. All times are CDT. For information, call 270-590-4803.

    Summer reading opportunities

  • Thought for the week: Rain falls because the clouds can no longer handle the weight. Tears fall because the heart can no longer handle the pain.

  • This Sunday will be the Church Anniversary & Annual Homecoming at Pleasant Run Baptist Church in Campbellsville. The afternoon guest will be Reverend John C. Lee and his congregation from Bowling Green.

    The Community Fellowship Picnic was a success as a few of the residents from Sunrise Manor attended the picnic. They really enjoyed themselves and we were very glad to have them. Congratulations to Brian and Sharon Smith on celebrating their 23rd anniversary last Saturday. Yvette Best was admitted to the emergency room and returned home recently.

  • Union Christian

    Union Christian Church invites you to Vacation Bible School, 6:30-9 p.m. through July 16. A light dinner will be served. The church is located at 970 Union Church Rd., Hodgenville. For more information, call 270-358-7072.

    Mt. Moriah Baptist

    Vacation Bible School is 6:30-8:30 p.m. through July 17, for age 4 through high school at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Mt. Sherman. The theme is Off the Map. For information, call 270-324-3679.

    Gospel of Grace Baptist