Elizabethtown Lions Club member Nancy Pence has been recognized by Lions District 43N as a Finis Davis recipient for her ongoing humanitarian work as chair of Kids Sight First, a program that screens preschool children for amblyopia (lazy eye). Early detection and treatment of amblyopia is crucial to successful treatment. Pence and her team of fellow Lions have screened 50 percent of the children in District 43N. Past President Jim Deneen is pictured making the presentation to Pence.
The Kentucky Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials held its July quarterly meeting at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff. From left: George Brown, former council member of Lexington; Councilmember and First Vice President Bill Sheckles of Bardstown; Maurice Sweeney, candidate for U.S. Senate; President of KBC-LEO and Radcliff City Councilmember Stan Holmes; and founder and past president Robert Jefferson.
Pet of the Week This 2-year-old female cat named “Skettie” and this 2-year-old female Blue Heeler named “Macey” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adopt
The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown made a donation to Karen Britt for SpringHaven to assist them in the Festival of Trees fundraiser held in November each year. The club women support the work at SpringHaven of caring for women and children suffering from domestic abuse. From left, Diane Willis, president of the club, makes the presentation to Karen Britt.
I have often thought I should keep notebooks entitled “Memories I Want to Remember.” In these notebooks, I would write my special memories, from early childhood, school days, first loves, work life, adulthood and parenthood.