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Today's Features

  • In this article I would like to mention the Sunrise Nursing Home Staff. We, as volunteers, would like to thank the wonderful staff for not only their job skills, but also for their dedication to helping residents be comfortable and happy at Sunrise Manor. Hats off to the staff at Sunrise Manor Nursing home.

    Volunteers would like to express our best wishes to LaRue County residents; Have a very Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year. Thank you also for your supporting volunteers throughout the year.

  • According to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, a strong body of evidence in adults documents that as sodium intake decreases, so does blood pressure.

    Keeping blood pressure in the normal range reduces an individual’s risk of cardiovascular disease, congestive heart failure, and kidney disease. Therefore, everyone should limit their intake of sodium.

  • LaRue County Saddle Club

    The LaRue County Saddle Club will have their monthly meeting on Thursday December 3 at Golden Corral in Elizabethtown. Please arrive at 6 p.m. for dinner. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132

    B.R. Young Masonic Lodge #132 on the square in downtown Hodgenville will be having a Community Breakfast and Open House from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 5.  $5 donation goes to our building fund. For more information call 270-234-4223.

    Breakfast with Santa

  • Relay for Life – Veirs Crew

    Relay for Life – Veirs Crew will have a Soup and Santa lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 5 at the LCHS cafeteria. Lunch includes soup, sandwich, dessert and a drink for $6 (adult) and $3 (child). Photos with Santa are $3 for 4x6 and $5 for 5x7. For more information call Beverly Veirs at 270-766-7941.

    Relay for Life – Living Strong

  • Almond Joy Cookies

    1 cup butter, softened


    1 1/2 cup white sugar


    1 1/2 cup brown sugar

    4 eggs

    3 tsp vanilla

    4 1/2 cup flour

    2 tsp baking soda

    1 tsp salt

    5 cups chocolate chips

    2 cups sweetened coconut

    2 cups chopped almonds

    Combine dry ingredients.

    Cream butter and sugars together. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, stir in vanilla. Stir in dry ingredients until well mixed, stir in chips, coconut and almonds. Drop by rounded tablespoon.

  • Thought for the week: A good life is when you assume nothing, do more, need less, smile often, dream big, laugh a lot and realize how blessed you are!

  • Let’s continue in prayer for the families that has lost ones due to various acts of violence, injuries, or sickness, and all the sick and shut-ins, hospitals, nursing homes, jailhouses, prisons, rehabs, the homeless, our country and most of all, pray for one another. Have a safe and happy week. I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

    First Baptist- Wednesday at 12:00 noon, will be Bible Study. Saturday at noon will be Missionary Meeting. The third Sunday in December will be Senior Citizen Day during morning services.

  • Harvestland Community Church Celebration of the Nativity

    Harvestland Community Church will be hosting “A Celebration of the Nativity” on Saturday, December 5, from 6 -8 p.m. There will be fifty unique nativities on display as well as a live nativity outdoors. There will be children’s activities with nativity costumes available for use in a photo opportunity. Light refreshments provided

    First Baptist Church Kids Christmas Musical