Today's News

  • Despain



    Kristi and John Despain were married Oct. 4, 2008, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    The bride is the daughter of Hope Cundiff of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Debbie Allen of Elizabethtown and Robert and Sheilah Despain of Bards-town.

    The couple reside in Elizabethtown with their daughter, Alexis.


  • Parents announce birth of Cassie Lynne


    Parents announce birth of Cassie Lynne

    Stephen and Rebecca Williams Copelin of Clarkson announce the birth of a daughter, Cassie Lynne Copelin, on June 2, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds and was 19½ inches long.

    She has two siblings, Lana and Kyle Copelin of Clarkson.

    Grandparents are Susan and Michael Williams of Sonora and the late Ralph and Melva Copelin. Great-grandparents are Norman and Jennie Patterson of Upton and Norbert and Frances Williams of Sonora.


  • Twins announce birth of sister


  • Knox Hills team members answer a ‘calling’

    Knox Hills recently collected more than $220 to purchase 21 100-minute international phone cards to send to soldiers in Iraq for Operation Phone Home. The program, initiated locally by WQXE radio personalities Greg Milby and Hollie Sexton, provides phone cards to soldiers deployed overseas.

    The phone cards donated by Knox Hills are among the first group being delivered to Iraq and are expected to arrive there prior to Thanksgiving.

    The Operation Phone Home campaign will continue collecting phone cards from local organizations and the public until April 2009.

  • Joneses celebrate 25th wedding anniversary

    MR. AND MRS. JONES...THEN AND NOW    Joneses celebrate 25th wedding anniversary  Richard and Laura Jones of Elizabethtown celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Nov. 5, 2008. The couple was married Nov. 5, 1983, at Boston Christian Church in Boston, Ky., by the late Rev. David Woodburn. Mrs. Jones is an administrative assistant at Glendale Christian Church. M

  • Dohns celebrate 25th wedding anniversary

    Joe and Glenda Dohn of Hodgenville celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Oct. 15, 2008. They were married Oct. 15, 1983, by the Rev. James Suits at Hodgenville Pentecostal Church.

    Mr. Dohn is the son of Fred and Nannie Dohn of Rineyville; and grandson of Willie and Ruby Berry of Rineyville. He works at Ireland Heath and Cooling in Radcliff as an install manager.

    Mrs. Dohn is the daughter of Dixie Pearman of Hodgenville and the late John T. Pearman. She is a homemaker.

    They have five children, Alex, Carla, Calvin, Judson and Garrett; and one grandchild.

  • Barnett celebrates 100th birthday


    ESSIE BARNETT   Essie Barnett celebrated his 100th birthday on Oct. 10, 2008, at Life Care Center in Bardstown. In attendance were some of his 10 children who live in Elizabethtown and one from Louisville. He was born Oct. 12, 1908.

  • Pigg honored by U.S. Congress for volunteerism


  • Coleman



    Diana Taylor and LeVar Coleman, both of Louisville, were married Oct. 4, 2008, by the Rev. Josephine Gilbert at Third Lutheran Church in Louisville.

    The bride is the daughter of Samuel and Marianna Taylor of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Craig and Glenda Coleman of Bartlett, Tenn.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father, Samuel Taylor.

  • USA Cares has "Red Shirt Friday" meeting

    On Nov. 7, USA Cares held an “I Care Too!” Red Shirt Friday meeting at Better on a Bagel in Radcliff. The restaurant picked USA Cares as its November Charity of the Month. USA Cares Executive Director Bill Nelson, far left, and owners Sylvia and Robert Hay, at left next to Nelson, hosted the meeting. Better on a Bagel will donate five cents for every bagel sold in November to USA Cares in support of military families.