• Joyce celebrates 80th birthday

    Charles Joyce of Leitchfield will celebrate his 80th birthday April 27, 2014.

    Mr. Joyce owned and operated a bulldozer for more than 30 years in and around the Grayson County area. He resides with his wife, Ilah.

    He has one daughter, Brenda Smith; one son, Joe Joyce; two stepsons, Kevin and Kenton Deibel; nine grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.

    Cards can be mailed to 1562 Stoner Chapel Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754.

  • Robinsons announce birth of daughter

    Rebecca “Becki” Lynn and Tommy Lee Robinson Jr. of Cape Girardeau, Mo., announce the birth of a daughter, Bethani Brielle Robinson, on April 3, 2014, at St. Francis Healthcare System. She weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    She has three brothers and two sisters.

    Maternal grandparents are Sandi Huffman and Steve Bowman, both of Elizabethtown. Paternal grandparents are Altha Robinson of Sikeston, Mo., and Tommy Robinson Sr. of Cape Girardeau.

  • Sherrard – Pollard

    Kelsi Dayle Sherrard and Corey Andrew Pollard, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pamela and Phillip Sherrard of Cecilia. She is a banker.

    The prospective groom is the son of Lisa and Ron Burgin of Elizabethtown. He is a loan officer.

    The wedding is at 3:30 p.m. April 26, 2014, at Glendale Christian Church with a reception to follow in the Oak Room.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Borie – Slenker

    Mindi and Glenn Slenker of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Nathaniel C. Slenker of Louisville, to Laurean Louise Borie of Louisville, daughter of Pamela and James Borie of Louisville.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of the University of Louisville with a bachelor’s degree in political science and communications. She is employed as an office manager.

  • Money celebrates 90th birthday

    Oleta Money of Upton will celebrate her 90th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. EDT April 26, 2014, in the fellowship hall at Upton Baptist Church.

    Birthday cake and punch will be served.

    Please, no gifts. Cards are appreciated.

  • Grays celebrate 60th anniversary

    Peter and Jane Gray of Radcliff celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary April 17, 2014.

    They were married April 17, 1954, in their hometown of Caldwell, N.J. They settled permanently in Radcliff in 1977, having arrived at Fort Knox from a previous military tour in Germany.

    Mr. Gray has 29 years of military service in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army and 16 years of civil service at Fort Knox.

  • Belen – Cart

    Steve and Sherry Cart of Brandenburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Adam Scott Cart of Brandenburg, to Sarah Elisabeth Belen of Bardstown, daughter of Fred and Gail Belen of Oak Hill, Va.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Gannon University and the University of Cincinnati. She is a doctor of physical therapy at Drayer Physical Therapy Institute in Lexington.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and Salmon P. Chase School of Law. He is an attorney with Lewis & Preston Law Office in Elizabethtown.

  • Rust – Phelps

    Joni Renee Rust of Bardstown and James Burke Phelps III of Hodgenville announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pam Rust and the late Gary Rust. She is a speech language pathologist for LaRue County Schools.

    The prospective groom is the son of Jim and Susan Phelps. He teaches sixth grade at LaRue County Middle School.

    The wedding is at 7 p.m. May 31, 2014, at St. Catherine Church in New Haven with a reception to follow in the St. Joseph Parish Hall in Bardstown.

  • Rineyville community news



    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Tom Fohl, Jake Stith, Shea Youravich, Rita Vessels, Ben Curtiss, Will Cowden, Jimmy Ray, Tony Jones, Martha Baughman, Dino Meyers, Aaron Vance, Lilly Padgett, Larry Marcum, Marshall Whelan, Karen Madriaga, Tom Riney, Brittany Wise, Esta Pigg, Dana Thomas, Tony Yates, Gale Hardy, Allison Scherer, Matt Murray, Peggy Abbott, Leon Blair, Conner Taylor, Tooter Thompson, Paige Geer, Billy Coffey, Lindsay Berry and Gina Ryan.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845

    KENTUCKY WEATHER.The grass is greener, people are mowing their yards but Mother Nature keeps throwing in a little snow for us. Makes you wonder what summer will be like.

    EASTER.Jesus died on the cross. He was buried in a tomb and he arose on the third day. Jesus lives.

    SUNRISE SERVICE. Howevalley United Methodist Church will host sunrise service at 7 a.m. today. This is a community service held with Vertrees Baptist Church. Breakfast will follow. Pastor is Rose Jones.