Today's Features

  • Tracey Goldsmith and Bo Williams would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The wedding will be 6 p.m. June 25, 2011, at their home, 8045 New Jackson Hwy., Hodgenville. There will be a reception directly after the ceremony.

    All friends and relatives are invited.

  • The men of Israel made a big mistake when they “did not ask counsel of the Lord.” Because of this, they entered into a covenant that was not approved by God, and yet one they felt they had to honor, even when they discovered they had been deceived.

  • The judge asked, “How does the defendant plead?” Without hesitation the accused answers, “Guilty as charged.”
    This is not true today in the movies, on television, nor in real life.  Most of the time the accused pleads innocent whether they are guilty or not.

  • Nancy Raine of Hodgenville, a long-time genealogist, has made a generous donation to the LaRue County Genealogy Society.
    She has donated six volumes of her research covering the churches and one volume on sports in the area.
    Her work has been published and is on sale at the LaRue County Genealogy Society Library located on North Greensburg Street.

  • What marks the beginning of a new era for Sunrise Manor signals the end of a career for the nursing home’s beautician Dorothy Crump.
    As residents and employees prepare to move into the larger facility to be managed by Signature Healthcare, Crump, who has been styling hair of residents at the nursing home for the past 40 years, is preparing to retire.
    Crump, an East View native whose maiden name was Harper, married Bernice, a barber from Glendale, in 1961 (They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 13).

  • May 5 - Laugh & Learn, Kids Crew, Nationwide, LaRue Baptist, North L&N, Joe Brown Road, Bardstown Road
    May 6 - New Freedom, West Point, Watch Me Grow, Upton Talley Road, Maxine Road, New Jackson Hwy.
    May 9 - Rose Circle, Goodin Williams Road, Slack Road, Dan Dunn
    May 10 - LCHS, LCMS, Even Start, Poplar Ave., South L&N, Sunrise Manor, Campbellsville
    May 12 - First Friends, Even Start, McDowell Road
    May 13 - Kingdom Kids, Senior Center, Carter Bros. Road, Tonieville Road

  • Luminarias
    Luminarias are being sold as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. To purchase a luminaria in memory or in honor of, contact any Relay team member or Beverly Veirs at 358-3210. Luminarias are $5 each; $50 for a torch. If you would like to send a picture by e-mail of your loved one for a slide show that will be presented on Relay night, send to beverlyaveirs@gmail.com by May 9. Relay for Life will begin 6 p.m. May 13 to 6 a.m. May 14.

    Mr. Relay contest

  • Planning is underway for the Lincoln Days Celebration.  With the support of the Fiscal Court, the Crosstown -Homemakers will host a reception Sept. 25, during the opening ceremonies and art show, located in the Lincoln Museum Community Room.
    The baby contest, Little Abe and Sarah events, and the selection of the best-dressed Pioneer Family, are scheduled for the auditorium at the Civic Center.  
    The following weekend, Oct. 1-2, the remainder of activities will take place downtown and at Creekfront Park.

  • Book signing at Library
    Lincoln’s Loft Bookstore and the library will be having a book signing 1 p.m. May 7 at the LaRue County Library. Author Julie Kagawa, a fellow Kentuckian, will be present to sign books from her Iron Fae series.

    Kentucky Public Retirees
    Kentucky Public Retirees, Lincoln Trail Chapter, will meet 11:30 a.m. May 9 at Ryan’s Steakhouse in Elizabethtown. Kevin Hilton, director of volunteer services at Hardin Memorial Hospital, will be the guest speaker.

    Relay for Life

  • This growing season, the LaRue County Farmers Market will be on Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 2- 5:30 p.m. The market is held at the Extension Service parking area at 807 Old Elizabethtown Road. Opening day is May 6. The market will continue through the summer until Labor Day weekend.