Sunrise Manor Red Hat Society will have an auction on September 2 at 7 pm at Sunrise Manor. Proceeds from this auction will go to Tracey Bowen Williams, a cancer patient who is the daughter of a Sunrise Manor employee. The Red Hat Society makes donations each year to benefit groups and/or individuals involved with diabetes, cancer, alzheimers, multiple sclerosis and heart disease.
The 2016-17 school year is off to a tremendous start. I want to thank each LaRue County Schools student, parent, teacher, staff member and volunteer for their commitment to what is sure to be a successful year. As a parent and a business owner, I am honored to serve as a member of the LCS Board of Education.
In John 3, the Bible speaks of a religious leader named Nicodemus coming to Jesus by the cover of night to investigate salvation. Through this dialogue, Jesus declares that one must be born again to receive life everlasting. Nicodemus was confused by this statement and asked for clarification and eventually walked away in the moment to ponder what Jesus had taught.
God is a great God and His love is a great love. But so many today believe in a little God and a great humanity. Man tries to take the place of God. While man is glorified, God is being pushed into the background.
But God is still sovereign. He made all things: they are His now, and one day He will reign over all things. David felt small when he considered the handwork of God, and said, “When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers. What is man that you take thought of him” (Psalm 8:3-4).
Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is August 24 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Hodgenville Elementary School. The color for the event is brown. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.
Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon’s Office recently released their results of a special examination of alleged misuse of public funds by the department’s former Buffalo fire department chief Wendell Perkins.
The LaRue County 4-H Teen Club will start back with their first meeting of the new school year at 7 p.m. this Friday, August 26 at the LaRue County Extension Office.
The club is open to LaRue County youth in grades 7 through 12. It is also open to youth who may have graduated from high school, but are still 4-H age eligible (up to age 18). The 4-H age for the 2016-2017 4-H year is the child’s age on January 1, 2017.