Today's News

  • Siblings welcome Audrey Jean

    Jacob and Jaina announce the birth of a sister, Audrey Jean Tucker on June 1, 2011, at Norton Downtown in Louisville. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long. 

    Parents are Shane and Jodee Tucker of Elizabethtown.

  • Parents welcome Abigail Grace

    Seth and Deborah Gamblin of Sonora announce the birth of a daughter, Abigail Grace Gamblin, on May 3, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Clint and Tammy Linder of Eastview. Paternal grandparents are Ronald and Lori Gamblin of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Gary and Donna Linder of Eastview, Richard and Judy Waltz of Eastview, the late James and Ramona Young, Wilma Noffsinger of Crofton and the late Carl Gamblin.

  • Four generations of the Fields family gather

    Recently four generations of the Fields family gathered in Sonora. Pictured are great-great-grandmother, Pangie Fields of Upton; grandmother, Samantha Reynolds; father, Alan Masterson; and baby, Caleb Robert Masterson.

  • Raines celebrate 85th birthdays

    Frank and June Thornberry-Raine will celebrate their 85th birthdays with an open house in their honor from 1 to 3 p.m. July 10, 2011. at Grace Heartland Church Family Life Center, 801 Pear Orchard Road, Elizabethtown, given by their children.

    They request no gifts, please. A family reunion will follow the birthday celebration.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Parents welcome Zachary Scott

    Staff Sgt. Asa and Jennifer Fraze of Bellevue, Neb., announce the birth of a son, Zachary Scott Fraze, on May 5, 2011, in Omaha, Neb. He weighed 6 pounds, 9.7 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are Franklin and Cheryl Fraze of Eastview and Larry and Janey Beach of Dayton, Ohio.

    Great-grandparents are Roy and Evelyn Cundiff of Eastview and Anna Doris Fraze of Cecilia and the late Howard Fraze.

  • Rogers-Westfall

    Larry and Veronica Rogers of Elizabethtown, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Krista Rogers of Owasso, Okla., to John Westfall, also of Owasso, Okla.

    The bride-to-be is a 2009 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts in sociology with honors, and a 2011 summa cum laude graduate of University of Missouri-St. Louis, with a master’s degree in elementary education. She is a teacher in Tulsa Public Schools with Teach for America.

  • Yarborough

    Karen Woodcock and Robert “Bobby” Yarborough, both of Hodgenville, were married June 17, 2011, at the Historic State Theater by Al Johnson.

    The bride is the daughter of Johnny Woodcock of Hodgenville.

    The groom is the son of Robert E. Yarborough of Hodgenville.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father, Johnny Woodcock.

    Maid of honor was Samantha Rummage, bridesmaid was Heather Donahue and flower girl was Kristen Yarborough.

    Best man was Joe Sallee, groomsman was Jonathon Upton and ring bearer was Woody Rummage.

  • Namaste becomes member of Hardin County Chamber

    The Hardin County Chamber of Commerce sponsored a ribbon cutting on June 9 for a new chamber member, Namaste Indian Cuisine Restaurant, 212 Commerce Drive, Elizabethtown, behind La Quinta Inn and Suites. Present were owner Perry Patel, Marketing manager Sue Cundiff, Chamber Board Chairman Tom Hewlett, Chamber President Brad Richardson, Chamber board members, family, friends, staff and Chamber ambassadors.

  • Mary Alice's Favorites


    As I mentioned last week, I’m veering in another direction with this column. Instead of readers submitting recipes for me to make, I’m going to share my all-time favorite recipes with you. The main reason for the change is that when I was younger, I loved trying out new recipes. Now, I like making things I’ve always made and loved, but don’t much like spending the time trying out new things. It’s an age thing.

  • Towne Mall donates fountain money to CASA

    Towne Mall presented $675.94 to CASA that was collected from the mall fountain. CASA is Court Appointed Special Advocates, an organization that promotes court-appointed volunteer advocacy for abused and neglected children.