Lynn Hand and her two daughters stand in front of their new Hardin County Habitat for Humanity home at 318 Haycraft Street in Elizabethtown. For information on a Habitat Home, call Scott Turner at 270-360-9900.
From left, Capt. Mac Slack, Sgt. David Hooker, Lt. Brian Davis, Sgt. Brandon Jones, Capt. William Wells and Chief Jeffrey A. Cross gather to celebrate the promition of two new sergeants and a new lieutenant.
HARTLAGE. Air Force Airman Rebecca J. Hartlage graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. Hartlage is the daughter of Missi Williams of Shelbyville and Michael Hartlage of Louisville, and sister of Joey Schablik and Louie Schablik of Evansville, Indiana, Jessica Hartlage of Garfield and George Schablik of Elizabethtown.
CRUZ. Army Pvt. Darren James S. Cruz has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, Georgia. A 2014 graduate of John Hardin High School, he is the son of Joleen M. Cruz and stepson of Ryan O. Finn, both of Elizabethtown.
Radcliff City Council approves a resolution to complete a $50,000 grant application presented by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. to build a playground. The playground will be an area for children, seniors and veterans and if approved will be built on Veterans Day by more 150 volunteers gathered by the Radcliff Optimist Club.
Sen. Rand Paul today announced his service academy nominations for 2015, which included Will Matherly of Elizabethtown to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
Fifty-one Kentuckians were nominated to the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and the U.S. Air Force Academy.
Human Rights Com-missioner Tim Thomas, secretary of the Justice Cabinet J. Michael Brown, Former Mayor of Bardstown Bill Sheck-les and Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes gather with Hardin County St. Stephens Pastor Kevin Cosby, who was honored by the Kentucky Human Rights Commission for his dedication and community service.