HOW TO USE THIS COLUMN. Bus­iness news announcements are published at no charge in this calendar. Items for Sun­day’s calen­dar must be turned in by noon Wed­­nes­day. POC refers to “point of con­tact.” To up­date or sub­mit a cal­endar entry, email businessnews@thenews­enter­, call 270-505-1751 or fax to 270-769-6965.


Venture Club meeting, 11:45 a.m., Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Room 3030 of the Occupational Techincal Building (OTB), 600 College Street Road, E’town. Presentations from Jacob Issac-Lowery of Flywire and Alex Day of Sheltowee. Lincoln Trail Venture Group event. POC: RSVP to Lisa Boone, 270-801-5214 or


10th annual Mayor’s Break­fast, 9 a.m.-noon. Colvin Com­munity Center, 230 Freed­oms Way, Radcliff. Sponsored by local businesses and organizations, event affords community opportunity for fellowship. Food, door prizes and entertainment. Radcliff Small Business Alliance event. POC: Angela Reardon, 270-801-5214.


Coffee with Mayor Duvall and small business alliance Leadership team, 2-3 p.m. Jan. 27, The Gathering Bakery, 728 Knox Blvd., Radcliff. Opportunity for local business owners to address specific questions in an informal setting and offer suggestions to both city and alliance leadership. Everyone is welcome to attend. POC: T.W. Shortt,

Open house and rib­bon-­cut­ting ceremony, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 31, 911 Express Tech #2, 5146 N. Dixie Ave., E’town. Celebration of a second store opening for 911 Express Tech. See the new store and meet the owners. Ribbon cutting at noon. Light lunch will be served. Radcliff Small Business Alliance event. POC: Joe Harmon,

General membership meeting, noon-1 p.m. Feb. 11, Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedoms Way, Rad­cliff. Radcliff Small Business Allliance general membership meeting. Hospaurus Health is host. Radcliff Small Business Alliance event. POC: Ginny Whitt, 270-268-6300.

Chamber luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 12, Pritchard Community Center, 404 S. Mul­berry Street, E’town. Health and Human Services Expo. Lunch served at noon. Dennis Johnson is speaking. Cost is $16 before midnight Feb. 11. $20 day of the event and for non-members. POC: To RSVP, contact Natalie at 270-765-4334, or Brenda at 270-351-4450,

Anniversary celebration, noon.-2 p.m. Feb. 28, Big Baby’s BBQ, 169 E. Vine St., Radcliff. 1 year anniversary of Radcliff business Big Baby’s BBQ is a carry-out restaurant and does event catering. Please join us in celebrating this special day. Lunch specials and giveaways. Radcliff Small Business Alliance event. POC: TW Shortt,

Open house and rib­bon-­cut­ting ceremony, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Feb. 28, Lutrell Staffing Group, 400 Ring Road, Suite 105, E’town. Hardin County Chamber of Commerce event. POC: Charles Lewis, 270-807-0533.