Today's Features

  •  “For as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he” (Proverbs 23:7). Feelings do follow thoughts. Actions follow thoughts. We become what we think about.

    What are you filling your mind with?

    The Christian has new life by his rebirth. Paul says in II Corinthians 5:17,  “We have become new creatures in Christ Jesus.” 

    Christian living activates our new mind. Romans 12:2 tells us, “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind.”

  •  The Kentucky State Police has scheduled the final testing date for its next cadet class at 9 a.m. Jan. 28 at KSP headquarters located at 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort.

    All application materials must be completed and returned to the KSP Recruitment Branch at the above address by Jan. 20. The next cadet class is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2012.

  •  The one-man play “To Bury Caesar: An Evening with John Wilkes Booth” will be performed Feb. 10-12 at the Hardin County Performing Arts Center.

    Bart Lovins, actor and director of the PAC, will portray Booth on his last evening as a free man – just prior to Lincoln’s assassination at Ford’s Theatre.

    The 90-minute play will be performed 7 p.m. Feb. 10; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 11; and 3 p.m. Feb. 12.

    Tickets are $10. For more information, call 270-769-8837.

  •  The parents of Leeann Carothers and Tyler Nall of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Christine Davis and Tim Carothers. She is employed at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home and a student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is the son of Charles Nall and Lisa Langley. He is employed at Nall’s Specialized Hauling.

    Both are 2010 graduates of LaRue County High School.

  •  The Lincoln Trail District First Steps Program received a $7,000 grant from the WHAS Crusade for Children. 

    Kelly Basham, First Steps District Supervisor, stated that the grant funds are being used to purchase assistive equipment and technology for the developmentally delayed children that First Steps serve in the birth to 3-year age range. 

  •  The Lincoln Trail District Health Department is starting a monthly Diabetes Support Group in Hodgenville. It will meet 6:30-7:30 p.m. on the third Thursday at the LaRue County Extension Office at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road. 

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  •  Project Graduation hosts bunco

  •  Charles R. Crain of Magnolia, an instructor of business at Campbellsville University, will be the speaker at the Jan. 18 luncheon of the LaRue County Chamber of Commerce.

  • For Eli Whitlock, a cancer diagnosis led him to one of the healthiest times in his life.
    The 25-year-old Magnolia resident lost more than 100 pounds after deciding to change his lifestyle after receiving a cancer diagnosis four years ago.
    Whitlock was diagnosed with testicular cancer in the summer of 2008 and had surgery days after learning of the disease. He didn’t need any other treatment to become cancer-free and he felt he “got off pretty lucky with that,” he said.