Elkton businesses will display birthday celebrations in their windows. Emphasis for the day will center on promoting Elkton businesses and merchants. A carnival is planned at Elkton Die Casting with Todd County church and school groups and Todd County food vendors present to sell their items or promote their groups to the public. Free concerts will be on the Square. Bicentennial-themed prizes will be scattered throughout the day. A ceremony will kick off the event on May 8th
Jen Harris is the Public Health Director for Todd County Health Department. She began her career in Public Health in 2000 as a health educator and has also working as a marketing specialist for a statewide nutrition program. She received her BA in Education in 1998, with an emphasis in Exercise Science, from the University of Kentucky; she received her MS in Public and Community Health in 2001 from Austin Peay State University. In addition to serving on the Chamber board, she serves as the western Kentucky representative for the Kentucky Health Department Association and was KHDA’s 2015-17 Legislative Chair. Jen was the Todd County Chamber President for the year 2000.