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  • Nifty Needles donates comfort caps
  • Community Calendar - November 29, 2017


    Hodgenville Woman’s Club

    The Hodgenville Woman’s Club is hosting an International Cookie Showcase from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, December 2 at the clubhouse. Cookies will be sold six for $5 or a dozen for $10. Cookies from all around the world will be featured as well as traditional choices such as chocolate chip and sugar.

    Young at Heart Choir

  • Fundraising Calendar - November 29, 2017

    Choir holiday gift wrapping

    The LCHS Choir is having a holiday wrapping fundraiser from 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 2 in the choir room behind the high school gym. The event will include gift wrapping, music performances, hot chocolate and other holiday foods. All donations are welcome and the suggested donations are one gift wrapped for $2, five gifts wrapped for $10 and ten or more gifts wrapped for $20. Those interested are asked to bring their own boxes and everything else is provided.

    Holiday Bazaar

  • International cookie showcase

    The Hodgenville Woman’s Club is hosting its first International Cookie Showcase on Saturday, December 2 at the clubhouse from 9 a.m. to noon.

    Cookies from around the world, as well as traditional favorites, such as chocolate chip, snicker doodles, and sugar cookies, will be featured. Cookies are priced six for $5 or a dozen for $10 and boxes will be provided. Shoppers can sip a cup of hot spiced tea while they make their selections.

  • Thirteen file for election: Jailer race is most competitive

    A total of 13 people have filed to run in the 2018 May Primary Election, including three people for LaRue County jailer.

    Democrat incumbent LaRue County Jailer Johnny Cottrill will face opposition from Democrat Anthony Bailey in the primary election. If no one else files for jailer, the winner of that election is slated to face Republican Jamie Underwood in the 2018 November General Election, who is currently unopposed in the primary election.

  • 4-H Calendar - November 29, 2017

    Piggy Bank contest

    The deadline for the Piggy Bank Contest is Friday, December 1. Please turn banks in to the Extension Office by 4:30 p.m. on that day. If you need details about the rules of the contest, please call 270-358-3401.

     4-H Awards banquet

    The Annual 4-H Awards Banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, December 4 at the Extension Office. 4-Hers that completed record books and award points will be recognized. The meal is potluck. Please RSVP by calling 270-358-3401 by Wednesday, November 29.

     4-H Ham project

  • 4-H to hold annual awards banquet

    Numerous 4-H members and volunteers will be recognized on Monday, December 4 at the annual 4-H Awards Banquet.  The Banquet will be held at the First Baptist Church in Hodgenville and will begin at 6:30 p.m.

    The meal is potluck with the 4-H Council providing the meat, drinks and paper products.  All 4-H members are welcome to attend, however invitations were mailed to those who will be receiving recognition during the banquet.  Please RSVP if you will be attending by calling 270-358-3401.

  • Church Calendar - November 29, 2017

    Christmas in the Country

    Levelwoods United Methodist Church will be hosting its annual Christmas in the Country event at 6 p.m. on Saturday, December 2. The gathering will include supper with worship to follow. For more information, call 270-325-3862.

    Hanging of the Green

  • How to do the impossible

    Two years ago, I was badly out of shape, not having exercised for years.

    Two weeks ago, I accomplished a physical goal that I would have once told you was impossible for me.

    How do we go from where we are to a goal that seems impossible? We go through one intentional step at a time.

    Have you set goals for 2018? If you do, what goals would they be? Financial goals? Physical or health goals? Mental goals? Relational goals? Spiritual goals? Here are some helpful thoughts on how to achieve the impossible in 2018!

  • Mary, blessed among women

    During Advent I want to share with you thoughts on some of “The Characters of the Christmas Story.”  We begin with Mary.  She is listed among some of the notable women of scripture and referred to as “Mary, the woman chosen by God.”  There are some 17 references to Mary in Matthew, Luke and John.