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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cherie Mingus welcomes Virgil Willoughby of the Elizabethtown Police Department as guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Elizabethtown, Hardin and LaRue County Retired Teachers Association. He presented hints on how to remain safe. Home security, travel safety and scams were among the topics.
Bob Wade, left, and Hardin County AM Rotary Club President Keith Rogers, right, welcome club member Kevin Ryan as guest speaker at the Jan. 9 meeting. Ryan spoke about the financial outlook for the 2015 and shared his thoughts with club members.
Cecilia Homemakers Sharon Bush, Patty Helm and Whitney Antique present “Bosom Buddies” to Ray Polston, unit administrator at the Hardin Memorial Cancer Care Center. The pillows help patients recovering from surgery.