• Unay Marcum named Employee of the Month

     Unay Marcum has been selected as the February Employee of the Month for Nationwide Uniform.

    She has been employed with Nationwide since March 1979 and is under the supervision of JoAnn Pearman in the trouser department.

    She will receive an award for her dedication and service.

  • Deaton named Employee of the Month

     Brittany Deaton has been selected as the March Employee of the Month for Nationwide Uniform.

    She has been employed with Nationwide since March 2014 and is under the supervision of Shanda Hemmer in the jacket department.

    She will receive a special award for her dedication and service.

  • PHOTO: Leadership LaRue at Frankfort
  • PHOTO: Chamber of Commerce speaker
  • America Saves Week: Take your financial future into your own hands

    America Saves Week (Feb. 23-28) is an annual opportunity for individuals to assess their savings and take financial action. America Saves’ mantra – and the focus for America Saves Week – is simple: Set a goal. Make a plan. Save automatically. When you know what your current financial picture looks like, you can be more proactive in setting yourself up for future success.

  • Williams receives flag from Rep. Guthrie

    Since 1937, U.S. flags flown over the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. have been presented to honor the works of civic organizations and individuals. One such flag was presented to Fort Knox Federal Credit Union Director Emeritus Howard A. Williams. The Capitol flag was obtained through Kentucky Second District Congressman Brett Guthrie.

  • PHOTOS: Leadership LaRue at Frankfort

    The LaRue County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Class visited Frankfort last week. The group met with legislators: Rep. Terry Mills, Rep. Michael Meredith, Senator Carroll Gibson, and Senator David Givens. The class also watched a hearing before the State Supreme Court. We wrapped up the trip at the Kentucky History Center.

  • PHOTO: Intrepid helpers

    Intrepid Home Health staff are pictured presenting a $500 donation to Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen in support of efforts to assist people struggling with issues related to poverty as well as the meal delivery program for seniors.  Front from left are Teri Eastridge, Colleen McLaughlin, Leslie Englert, and Eric Volgt, second row from left Lisa Pullin, Heather Hack, Debbie Burns, Jessi Marchand, Deborah Lawrence, Linda Funk, Warm Blessings executive director; back,  Lucy Smith, Shannon Hagan, Jessica Daugherty, Debbie Brock and Angela Horton.

  • Take care of yourself while caregiving

    The typical caregiver is a middle-aged female who is working fulltime while taking care of her children and aging parents or relatives. In such situations, caregiving can feel like a fulltime job – and balancing the job that pays you with the one that does not, can be exhausting.

  • Unemployment rate drops to 4.3 percent

    Unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between December 2013 and December 2014, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. This is the fourth time in the last five months that Kentucky has seen a year-over-year drop in all counties.

    LaRue County’s rate dropped to 4.3 percent in December 2014, down from 6.8 percent in December 2013. The rate was 5.1 percent in November 2014.