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  • SPORTS SHORTS: Updated May 4, 2011

    Project Graduation Golf Scramble
    Project Graduation fundraiser golf scramble has been rescheduled for May 7 at LaRue County Country Club. Cost is $50 a player, bring your own team. Payout for first, fifth and ninth place; numerous prizes. Shotgun start at 9 a.m. Entry forms can be picked up at the golf course, LCHS or any Project Grad parent. Pre-registration requested. For more information, contact Kellie Shirley at 358-5405.

    Big Maroon Club Golf Classic

  • LaRue County goes 0-2 in PRP Invitational

     The Lady Hawks (9-13) lost to Louisville Holy Cross, 7-2 and No. 3 Louisville Ballard, 12-2 in five innings.
    LaRue County had seven hits, but couldn’t get much more offensive production against Holy Cross.
    Freshman Bridgette Skaggs went 2-for-3 with an RBI, while seniors Ellen Huff and Valerie Whitlock, junior Brittany Enlow and freshman Peyton Gardner each had a single.
    Enlow (0-2) allowed six hits, five earned runs and one walk in two innings. She struck out two.

  • Whitlock twins sign with Transylvania University

    There is no denying that Lyndsay and Valerie Whitlock have been assets to the LaRue County Sports teams.
    Since the twins were four years old, they have been active in sports and activities.
    On the high school level, the twins have spent four years playing softball, track and basketball, and dabbled in varsity soccer for one year.
    After experiencing a variety of sports, the twins agree that basketball is their favorite.
    Not only do they love the sport, the sport loves them.

  • Project Graduation

    Duck Derby
    Project Graduation will sponsor a Kentucky Duck Derby May 10 (note date change). Sponsor a duck for a senior - $10 ticket or a “Quack Pac” for $30 and get one ticket free. Payout for first, second and third.

    Ice cream fundraiser
    Buy one quart of Baskin-Robbins ice cream for $5 and a portion of proceeds will be donated to Project Graduation. Order forms can be picked up from Shannon Redmon, any senior parent or student or at the high school.

    Signs

  • May Bookmobile Schedule

    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

  • ECTC commencement ceremony set for May 9

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s 46th annual commencement ceremony will be held at  7 p.m. May 9, in the gymnasium at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.  Family and friends of ECTC graduates are invited to attend.  No tickets are required.
    ECTC Alumnus Kelly Mark Easton, judge, Hardin Circuit Court, Division III and Chief Circuit Judge of Kentucky’s Green River District, will deliver the commencement address to about 180 graduates who plan to walk.  

  • Relay For Life

    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

  • Information for High School Seniors

    Graduation
    Graduation is 8 p.m. Friday, June 3, in the LCHS gymnasium. Prac­tice is 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2-3. Practice is mandatory both days, no exceptions. For practice, girls need to bring their shoes and guys need to bring their caps.
    Appropriate attire must be worn for graduation. Men: Dress pants, shirt and tie, dress shoes (no boots, tennis shoes, flip flops, etc.) Women: Dress clothes with dress shoes.

    Project Graduation

  • Fort Knox Federal Credit Union celebrates 60 years of service

    Celebrating 60 years of service to members, Fort Knox Federal Credit Union will host its 60th annual membership meeting May 10, at the Hardin County Schools Perfor­ming Arts Center in Elizabethtown.
    The meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. and doors open at 5 p.m. at The PAC, which is on the campus of John Hardin High School.
    “This is a tremendous milestone for Fort Knox Federal and the occasion is made even better because we will report on another strong year of growth in 2010,” said J. Marvin Hawk, chairman of the Board of Directors.

  • Lincoln Days activities

    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.