• Elizabethtown Lions Club honors Daniel Crain

    Elizabethtown Lions Club Lion Al Mathers presents the Elizabethtown High School Student of the Month plaque to Daniel Crain. Crain holds a 3.7 grade-point average and is the captain of the EHS tennis team, a member of Beta Club, FCA, pep and Spanish clubs. He is a member of Memorial Methodist Church and is serving with its youth group. He plans to attend the University of Kentucky to major in biology with the goal of becoming a pediatrician. Accompanying Crain were his parents, David and Penny Crain.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members attend district conference

    Several members of the Radcliff Woman’s Club recently turned their attention to art.

    Members Sheila Enyart, Becky Brecht, Yvonne High, Pat Lewis, Moira Meyer, Vada Johnson, Patricia Crosby, Pat Nuccitelli, Mary Dea McCrory and Carlo Triplett attended the Kentucky Federation of Women’s Clubs Fourth District conference March 1 in Elizabethtown. The event was hosted by the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown.

  • Locals attend farewell dinner for Gen. Jeff Smith

    Elizabethtown Mayor Edna Berger and Alpha Salon & Spa owner Pat Hatcher attend the farewell dinner for Gen. Jeff Smith.

  • MOAA conducts White Elephant auction at February meeting

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America held its monthly meeting Feb. 19 at the MOAA Clubhouse on Fort Knox.

    The Chapter held its annual White Elephant Auction where someone’s junk is someone else’s treasure. The auction is one of several fund raisers conducted by the chapter each year. The results of the auction add to the scholarship funds where the chapter, this spring, will award 12 scholarships, valued at nearly $10,000 dollars, to local graduating high school seniors.

  • MOWW gets update on local scouting at February meeting

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars held its monthly meeting Feb. 18, at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

  • Scouts complete service project at Saunders Springs

    On March 8, Cub Scout Pack No. 130, chartered by Memorial United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, completed another service project for Saunders Springs Nature Preserve in Radcliff.

    Under the direction of Park Ranger Adrian Bambini, Pack 130 scouts, with help from siblings and adult volunteers, spread and leveled more than 3,000 pounds of gravel over trails throughout the park completing key requirements for the BSA World Conservation Award on focusing an overall appreciation for the outdoors.

  • Antolovich receives Toastmasters Advanced Communication Silver Achievement Award

    Franko Antolovich, human behavior consultant, soldier at Fort Knox and resident of Elizabethtown received an award from the Gilded Tongues Toastmasters of Hardin County for his achievement in the field of communication on March 4, at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include my grandson Justin Williams, Betty Lyon, Kyra Cecil, Beverly Parrish, Gay Muse, David Nall Sr., Angie Geer, Derek Marnell, Brian Wilcox, Christina Peters, Tina Banks, Kaitlyn Clark, Kayla Cecil, Jaime Blanc, Vicky Fox, Bonnie Cowherd, Connie Drake, Tyler Hall, Joshua Ray, Cheryl Clark, Tracy Singer, Tamsen Powell, Jesse Alvey, Tucker Yates, David Pike and Kaleigh Ray.

  • Got To Be Real: Your past is gone, but your present is a gift

    Is my present more important than my past? I saw that statement on a Facebook post and it got the wheels of my mind turning.

    When I look back at my past, I really don’t think it is that bad, but of course it is my past and I might be too soft on myself.

    Yes, my past — like most people who are honest with themselves — is filled with good and bad, highs and lows, secrets, truths, half truths and no truth, joy, pain, happy tears, sad tears and those tears that come for no reason at all.

  • Radcliff Optimist Club announces essay contest winners