I have recently started a new venture called, “The Great Social Media Selfie Project.” The goal is to obtain a picture of myself with every single one of my Facebook friends. Considering I have nearly 1,200 connections across the world, this could take some time.
In Latin class I learned that the Romans would remind themselves: Memento mori, which means “Remember you are mortal.” In many Christian religions on Ash Wednesday, the blessing of ashes is accompanied with the blessing, “Remember you are dust and unto dust you shall return.”
Holly’s Wish, a charity created to assist students’ families of Oldham County, will donate gifts of $200 to 15 families from Buckner, Camden Station, Crestwood, Kenwood and La Grange Elementary schools.
The Oldham County Shriners recently dropped off Christmas gifts for children in the radiology department at Baptist Health La Grange. The Oldham County Shrine Club has been involved in the Oldham County area for many years. With help from generous donors, the group pledges to continue to provide assistance. Money collected in the community goes back into the community.