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ECTC Commencement Ceremony

Monday, May 9, 2016

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will hold its 51st annual commencement ceremony on Monday, May 9, at 7 p.m. in the gymnasium at Central Hardin High School. 

 The featured speaker will be G. Michael Ritchie, Jr., of Lexington, Executive Vice President of Quantum Spatial, Inc. in Atlanta, Ga.  Ritchie graduated from Elizabethtown Community College in 1968 and was inducted into the ECTC Hall of Distinguished Alumni in 2013.

 About 190 graduates are expected to participate in the ceremony. More than 1100 degrees and diplomas were earned by 881 students who were enrolled in the 2015-2016 academic year. 

 ECTC offers more than 30 technical and transfer programs that provide opportunities in high-wage, high-demand career fields, as well as the first two years of a bachelor’s degree.

 ECTC’s commencement is open to all friends and family of graduating students.  A reception for graduates and their guests will follow in the school cafeteria.  

Crusade Benefit in LJ

Friday, May 13, 2016

Lebanon Junction Fire & Rescue Block Party, Fish Fry, and Rod Run will be on Friday, May 13th starting at 5p between St. Benedict Church and The Fire Station in Lebanon Junction.  There will also be corn hole, kid’s games, raffle, 50/50, door prizes, live music, and more.  Proceeds to benefit the Crusade For Children.  For more information call 502-550-1723.

Fiesta Gala

Friday, May 13, 2016

Fiesta Gala Friday, May 13th at Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center as a way to close the celebration of National Nursing Home Week.  Time: 4:30 p – 6:30 p.  Shoneys is catering a taco bar, silent auction, and entertainment.  We will also be giving out awards to our staff members that day. Location: Parking lot of 1101 Woodland Drive, Elizabethtown.  For more information call (270) 765-6106 or log on to:

Crusade For Children Charity Concert & Poker Run

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Payneville Fire Department, presenting sponsor Doe Run Federal Credit Union, and other hosts and sponsors is having our annual Crusade For Children Charity Concert & Poker Run in Brandenburg, KY on Saturday, May 14th! 


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Gavel Lodge 570 Benefit BBQ

Saturday, May 14, 2016
Charity Bar B Que:   Gavel Lodge 570 of Magnolia, KY will be hosting a Kosair Children's Charity Bar-B-Que on May 14th beginning at 4:00 p.m. at the Magnolia Fire Department.  Dinner includes bar-b-que sandwich, bakes beans, cole slaw, dessert and drink for $5.00!  A beautiful quilt made by Jennie Druin will be raffled.  All proceeds are going to the Kosair Children's Hospital.    

May Second Saturday

Saturday, May 14, 2016

May Second Saturday – A Sip Of Summer will be in downtown Elizabethtown on Saturday, May 14th starting at 5pm.  Come downtown and visit all the downtown business that are participating.  For more information call 270-765-6121.

The Family Worship Center 2nd Annual Golf Scramble

Saturday, May 14, 2016

The Family Worship Center 2nd Annual Golf Scramble will be Saturday, May 14th at the LaRue County Country Club.  The scramble will start at 9a and lunch will be provided after the scramble.  The scramble will be a 4-man best ball scramble, $200 per team, $10 for 1 mulligan and skirt, $12 for 2 mulligan and 1 skirt, sign up by May 5th.  Prizes will be determined by number of entrants.  Drawing for door prizes before the scramble starts.  All proceeds go to Cutting Edge Student Ministries.  For more information call 270-670-3967.

Crusade Benefit

Saturday, May 21, 2016

2nd annual Crusade for Children benefit at Mann Consultant Services on May 21st from 10:30 am until 4:30 pm

Poppy Day

Saturday, May 21, 2016

May 21st has been proclaimed as “Poppy Day” by Elizabethtowm Mayor Edna Berger.  Please pay tribute to our fallen warriors, and contribute to the continuing needs of our Veterans on this day at local stores when members of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 113 distribute bright red poppies.  The poppy has become an internationally known and recognized symbol of the lives sacrifices in war and the hope that none died in vain.  Please honor them by wearing the red crepe paper poppy this upcoming Memorial Day.

Charity Bowl-A-Thon

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Hardin County Veterans Memorial Charity Bowl-A-Thon will be at Dix-E-Lanes at 4547 North Dixie on May 25th starting at 10am.  Proceeds will be donated to the Radcliff Veterans Center Tribute.  For more information log on to:

Women’s Health Lunch and Learn

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Women’s Health Lunch and Learn on Wednesday, May 25th.  12p – 1p at Lincoln Trail Health Department.  Cost is $8 with lunch provided.  Dr. Andrea Watson is the speaker.  Door prize drawing.  For more information call (270) 765-6106 or log on to:

Hardin County Public Library

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
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