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Today's Features

  • Relay for Life – Becky’s Team

    Becky’s Team will be selling chances on a one hour massage from N Touch Massage & 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.

  • Hodgenville City Hall

    The offices of the Hodgenville City Hall have the following holiday office schedule. City Hall will be opened 8 a.m. until noon Wednesday December 30 and closed December 31 and January 1.

    Kentucky Public Retirees

    The Lincoln Trail Chapter of the Kentucky Public Retirees will hold its monthly meeting at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 11 at Golden Corral restaurant in Elizabethtown. The meeting will feature a presentation about the Silver Sneakers program.

  • Hershey’s Premier White Chips

    Almond Fudge

    2 cups (12-ounce package) HERSHEY’S Premier White Chips

    2/3 cup sweetened condensed milk (Not evaporated milk)

    1 1/2 cups coarsely chopped slivered almonds, toasted*

    1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

    Cooking Directions:

    Line 8-inch square pan with foil, extending foil over edges of pan.

    Melt white chips with sweetened condensed milk in medium saucepan over very low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is smooth.

  • The story of the wise men is filled with mystery and intrigue. They come to Jerusalem after Jesus’ birth. They sought directions to find the newborn King. Someone jokingly said, “The reason they are wise men is they are the first men in history to stop and ask for directions.”

    The wise men were evidently professors and philosophers from a country that is today Iraq. They were brilliant and highly educated and trained in what we would call today astrology. In that day astrology was connected with a man’s search for God.

  • Christmas Crack

    1 cup butter

    1 cup brown sugar

    1 1/2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips 40 crackers, Ritz crackers are great for this recipe

    Preheat oven 400 degrees

    Line 12x17 cookie pan with foil and spray with Pam

    Put crackers in pan

    Heat butter and sugar until gently stirring constantly, reduce heat and cook uncovered 3 minutes until the mixture is thickened and sugar dissolve.

    Pour over crackers.

    Bake for 5-6 minutes.

    Remove from oven and let it cool for 3-5 minutes.

  • Hodgenville City Hall

    The offices of the Hodgenville City Hall have the following holiday office schedule. City Hall will be open from 8 a.m. until noon, Wednesday, December 23 and will be closed December 24 and 25. City Hall will be opened 8 a.m. until noon Wednesday December 30 and closed December 31 and January 1.

    LaRue County Public Library

  • Relay for Life – Becky’s Team

    Becky’s Team will be selling chances on a one hour massage from N Touch Massage & 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.

  • New Year’s Eve Potluck Dinner and Dance

    A New Year’s Eve Pot luck dinner will begin 7:30 p.m. December 31 and the dance will be from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at LaRue Senior Center on Walters Avenue and Water Street in Hodgenville. Admission will be $10.00 each, bring a dish. For more information contact Jim Walters 270-737-5655  cell 270-766-4437  jmarwalt@comcast.net

    Senior Citizens music

  • Thought for the week: I’m still smiling and very happy to be blessed with awesome people in my life. Life is good and God is great!

  • Julia Cox returned to Sunrise Manor last week. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family of Jacob Moore who passed away last Friday. His funeral is 1 p.m. on Wednesday, December 23 at First Baptist Church in Elizabethtown with Dr. B.T. Bishop, officiating. Percell Funeral Home handled arrangements. He’s the son to Reggie Mitzi Smith Moore, formerly of Hodgenville, and the grandson to the late Joseph Bernest and Lois Smith of Hodgenville. To each of everyone, have a safe and Merry Christmas and always remember “The Reason for the Season.”