Today's Features

  •   Kathy Vaughn attended Saturday’s reception for the art display by Sunrise Manor Silver Angels Adult Daycare. The event was held in the Lincoln Museum Community Room and featured artwork – jewelry, painting, woodworking and crocheting – by Daycare clients. Vaughn is the niece of Don Catlett, one of the artists. 

  •  The Hodgenville Rotary Club honored one of their longest tenured members, James D. “Jim” LaRue Jr., at the Lincoln Museum Community Room on Sept. 17. 

  •  Senior Citizens music every Saturday night

  •  Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees met Sept. 10 at the Elizabethtown Nolin RECC Building, 411 Ring Road.

    Kay Bennett presided and welcomed guests Betty and Gene Yates, family members of Agnes Cofer. Bennett then presented the Distinguished Member Award to Agnes Cofer, Past President of Chapter 1050. 

  •  Army National Guard Pvt. Chelsea A. Reed has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

    During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches and field training exercises.

  •  Air Force Airman Justin T. Shepherd-Helm graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

    The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

    Shepherd-Helm is the son of Denise Helm of Hammondsville Road, Magnolia.

  •  The LaRue County Public Library has several new books to check out.

  •  During the week of Sept. 23-29, The Partnership at Drugfree.org is launching the Medicine Abuse Project, a multi-year effort to raise public awareness about and curb prescription drug abuse.

    Most of us will take a prescription medication at some point in our lives. It’s important to remember that medicine a doctor prescribes you is only intended for your use.

    Here are some tips for safely storing medication:

  •  Menu

    LaRue County Senior Center


    All meals served with 8 ounces skim milk.

    Sept.  26 – baked ham, pork, baked beans, cauliflower with cheese, whole wheat roll, pineapple slices

    Sept.  27 – stuffed green pepper, mashed potatoes, corn, whole wheat roll, peaches

    Sept.  28 – barbecue pork, Brussels sprouts, tossed salad, whole wheat roll, baked apples and raisins with granola topping

  •  The Slayton family reunion was Sept. 16 at the LaRue County Senior Center.