• CVMA supports Kentucky Homeless Veterans Trust Fund

    Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Commander Tim Horner presents a check for $2,580 to Dr. Patrick Mckiernan of the Kentucky Homeless Veterans Trust Fund on Oct. 18 to help veterans in need. The organization helps veterans who are down on their luck with eletric, water, rent or mortgage payments.

  • Hardin County AM Rotary Club welcomes Chambers

    Hardin County Am Rotary Club First Vice President Rick Walters, right, welcomes Leon Chambers, a new member. Chambers is retired after 30 years of work at Ford and now serves as minister at Mount Zion Baptist Church.  He shared with members how he was called into ministry. Pictured above from left to right are Leon Chambers and First Vice President Rick Walters.

  • Hornbacks present donation to benefit Susan G. Komen

  • Pickle Ball group moves inside for the winter

    Doug Gibson and Kathy O’Brien, members of the Elizabethtown Pickle Ball Group, play at the Wesley Hilltop House. The group moved indoors for the winter months to the gym at Memorial United Methodist Church and will play from 10 a.m. to noon Fridays. For information or to become a part of the local group, contact Bo O’Brien, 270-737-4837.

  • NARFE members gather for October meeting

    Elizabethtown Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees member Gary Kempf gives an account of how Fort Knox came to be, grow and change to include a slide presentation of historical events, several grave markers and buildings of old during the October business meeting. For information on the club, call Marilyn Ardisson, 270-307-8670.

  • McClure - Hacker

    Glen and Donna Jolly of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber Dawn McClure, to Jim Hacker, son of Roy and Mary Calloway of Big Spring.
    The wedding is at 3 p.m. Nov. 15, 2014, at Big Spring United Methodist Church with a reception to follow.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Riggses celebrate 50th anniversary

    Stanford and Mary Lou Hornback Riggs of Upton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their family on Oct. 26, 2014.
    They were married Oct. 24, 1964.
    They have four children, Scottie Riggs of Upton, Tracy Riggs and Sherry Lee of Hodgenville and Kelly Riggs of Buffalo; seven grandchildren and one on the way.

  • Ryan - Johnson

    Kenneth and Janice Lewis of Elizabethtown and David and Patsy Johnson of Springfield announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Tracey Lynn Ryan and Joseph David Johnson, both of Elizabethtown.
    The bride-to-be is an administrative assistant at McNutt Construction.
    The prospective groom is a quality engineer at Metalsa.

  • Parents welcome Nicole Autumn Dean

    Heather Waltrip and Donald Dean of Vine Grove announce the birth of a daughter, Nicole Autumn Dean, on Sept. 6, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Lisa and Joel Kunkler of Rockport, Indiana, and Donna Plough and Peter Boughton of Radcliff.

  • Smiths celebrate 50th anniversary

    Kathryn and Elvin Smith Jr. of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their children from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 30 at Thurman-Phillips Guest House, 103 Broadway St., Sonora.
    They were married Nov. 27, 1964.
    They have three children, Eddie, Donald and Georganne, and three grandchildren.