Today's News

  • Perkins wins quilt from Stitchers Quilt Guild

    The winner of the Stitchers Quilt Guild opportunity quilt was April Perkins pictured with the quilt “Rainbow of Stars.” Perkins’ name was drawn at the end of the Heart of Kentucky Quilt Show in September. Plans are already being made for next year’s show that will be bigger than ever.

  • Breaden-Moats

    Michael Moats and April Breaden announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The wedding is at 3 p.m., Dec. 4, 2010, at New Hope Community Church in Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Skaggs


    Tommy Van Skaggs and Shannon Wirth Keen were married on Oct. 1, 2010, at Valley Creek Baptist Church by Brother Scott Kerr.

    The couple took a wedding trip to Cancun, Mexico.

  • Nall-Johnson


    Luke and Barbara Nall of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Amanda Nall, to Jeffrey Scott Johnson.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of North Hardin High School and a 2010 graduate of the University of Louisville. She is currently a manager for Family Video in Jeffersontown.

  • Watsons celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Billy and Reba Watson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m., Dec. 4, 2010, at Best Western Atrium Garden (next to Cracker Barrel).
    They have one daughter, Debbie Parker.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
    No gifts, please.

  • Allen-Brangers


  • I-65 work in Hart begins Monday

    Work to place temporary concrete median barriers along Interstate 65 will mean intermittent lane closures in Hart County along two stretches of the highway. The work schedule has been arranged to ensure all lanes are open for weekend travel, up to Sunday nights.

  • Driver charged with reckless homicide in death of E'town resident

    Brian Christopher Smith, 27, of River Road, was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide – not long after being released from a Louisville hospital.

    Smith was the driver of a pickup truck that crashed into a fertilizer truck Monday on Tanner Road in LaRue County. One of his passengers, Kevin Delaney House, 37, of Elizabethtown, died from his injuries.

    LaRue County Deputy Russell McCoy also charged Smith with driving on a revoked or suspended license and failure of non-owner to provide insurance. He was lodged in the LaRue County Detention Center.

  • CKAG names November Arist of the Month

    The Central Kentucky Art guild members voted Martha J. Hollenbach “Artist of the Month” at their Nov. 15 meeting. Hollenbach’s painting was a beautiful watercolor rendition of the Grand Canyon entitled “Vishnu & Shiva.” She said “If you want to do a painting of the Grand Canyon just grab a big piece of paper and start drawing.”
    The CKAG meets at 6:30 p.m., the third Monday of each month (except January and February) at the Nolin RECC building. The next meeting is scheduled for Dec. 20. Visitors are welcome.

  • RISING VOICES: Student editor for November

    April Willis is this month's Rising Voices student editor.

    April is a 15-year-old sophomore who is home schooled. She is a member of JOOI, Girl Scouts and other groups and enjoys writing, reading and doing art.

    Through her involvement with JOOI, she volunteers with numerous organizations in the community.

    Her possible future career interests include author, publisher and historian.

    April joined Rising Voices to experience and gain appreciation for journalistic writing.