• Local judges participate in Spring Judicial College

    At the invitation of the chief justice, Kentucky judges recently came together for a joint two-day college to focus on a variety of topics of interest to trial court and appellate judges.

    The Administrative Office of the Courts hosted a Spring Judicial College for Supreme Court justices and Court of Appeals, Circuit Court and District Court judges April 23 and 24 in Lexington.

  • NARFE members attend convention

    Several Elizabethtown NARFE Chapter No. 1050 delegates attended the Kentucky NARFE Federation Convention April 9 through 11 in Bowling Green. The theme was to “Live Healthy in Retirement,” and personal trainers were on hand to encourage delegates to keep moving to prevent complications from aging and being inactive.

  • Tiotuico receives Outstanding Teaching Award at piano festival

    Carina Tiotuico, of Elizabethtown, received the 2013 Outstanding Teaching Award at the 15th Annual Morehead State University Piano Festival and Monster Concert. Each year, one piano teacher is recognized based on the level of preparedness, talent and professionalism of their students in both ensemble and solo genres.

  • Optimist Club of Radcliff welcomes Anderson as new member

    Optimist Club of Radcliff President Jackie Banks, right, and Willie Lee, sponsor, left, present a new member packet and pin to James Anderson.

  • Potted Few Garden Club Executive Board plans for coming year

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club Executive Board gathers to plan for the 2013-14 Club year to include field trips and community visitations. The club will meet at 10 a.m. today, May 15, at the Elizabethtown home of Bonnie Gunter with Ria Malito as cohost. After the business meeting, members will “Take a Walk on the Wild Side” at the Elizabethtown gardens of Doug and Janet Gebler. For information, call Bonnie Gunter, 769-5005.

  • Master Gardeners award scholarships

    Joni House Webb, president of The Lincoln Trail Area Master Gardeners presents $500 scholarships to Danielle Stahl and Jaclyn Holbert.

  • Woman’s Club members present donations to local organizations
  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members donate books to library


    During National Library Week, April 15 through 20, the Radcliff Woman’s Club shared a few words with the Hardin County Public Library, North Branch in Radcliff. Words like “good job,” “keep up the excellent work” and “we support you” were conveyed through the contribution of three books to the library.

  • Siblings welcome Michelle Elizabeth Hoffie

    Shayne Aaron Hoffie and Caleb Joseph Hoffie announce the birth of a sister, Michelle Elizabeth Hoffie, on April 13, 2013. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Jerome and Carla Michelle Hoffie.

    Maternal grandparents are Joe and Glenda Dohn. Paternal grandparents are Bob and Patty Hoffie.

    Maternal great-grandparents are Dixie Pearman and the late John “J.T.” Peraman and Fred and Nan Dohn. Paternal great-grandparents are Ken and Betty Hoffie and the late Elaine Linstead Hoffie and the late Gervis and Cora Keel.

  • Merritt – Sanders

    Kenneth and Connie Merritt of Eastview announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alyssa Ann Merritt, to Jordan Craig Sanders, son of Doug and Gloria Sanders of Glendale.

    The bride-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Brown Mackie College. She is employed as a certified occupational therapist assistant.

    The prospective groom is a 2013 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in environmental health science. He is employed by Veolia Water.