• 4-H makes summer memories

    By Bonnie Jolly

    Although summer does not officially arrive until June 21, for me it begins with the roller coaster of 4-H events and activities such as District 5 qualifying horse show over Memorial Day weekend in Bowling Green, followed by 4-H summer camp June 4-7, then off to Lexington for state horse contests while my colleague, Marla Stillwell, will be at teen conference and Kentucky youth seminar.

  • Anderson graduates from basic training

    ANDERSON. Army National Guard Pvt. Devan J. Anderson graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2011 graduate of John Hardin High School, he is the son of Revonda Anderson of Radcliff and brother of James Hood of Lexington.

  • Army ROTC returns to CCNY campus

    In a joint ceremony May 21, the U.S. Army and the City University of New York announced they have signed an agreement to re-establish a formal on-campus relationship with the Army Senior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps on the City College of New York campus.

  • Taylor awarded Kentucky Colonel

    Jerry R. Taylor, R.N., has been awarded the commission of Kentucky Colonel. He was nominated by Diane Logsdon for his dedication and achievements in nursing. Taylor has been the recipient of the employee of the month, Emergency Room Nurse of the Year and Nursing Excellence awards.

    Taylor retired from Hardin Memorial Hospital in 2012 after 38 years of service.

  • Nikolic students perform spring recital

    Voice and piano students of Elizabethtown music teacher Mila Nikolic gave a spring recital at Plum Alley Theatre on May 16.  Back row, Nikolic, teacher and director, Kimberly Strange, piano accompanist, Alex Greer, William Wilson, Tom Durkan, Alanna Graham, Bo Cecil, lights and sound, and Josh McKain, announcer; center row, Alex Summers, Lili Morgan, Sarah Katherine Meece and Grace Greenwell; and front row, Cheyanne and Tayshawn Nickels and Josie and Jessica Smallwood. 

  • Central JROTC students help with spring cleaning at Mission Hope For Kids

    Lead by Col. Haun, Central Hardin JROTC students invested more than 100 hours to Mission Hope For Kids by doing spring cleaning for the Mission during Central Hardin Service Day on March 23. For information on the program or to volunteer, visit missionhopeforkids.org or call 765- 4673.

  • Christian Women’s Connection members gather for luncheon

    The Elizabethtown Area Christian Women’s Connection’s bi-monthly luncheon was May 13.

    Approximately 60 members from Elizabethtown, Radcliff, Hodgenville, Vine Grove, Cecilia and Leitchfield attended.

    The guest speaker was Joyce Courtney, speaker and past CEO of Stonecroft Ministries. The title of her talk was “Rejection to Acceptance,” where she told how she overcame the rejections of her life, kept the faith and followed God.

    Mitzi Lynch, minister of music from Immanuel Baptist Church, provided special music.

  • Students compete in Optimist Club of Radcliff Oratorical Competition
  • Garden Club donates rose bush for Habitat dedication

    Danielle Hethcox, left, of The Garden Club of Elizabethtown, poses with Elaine Matthews in front of the rose bush that was donated by the Garden Club for Matthews’ new home. The Hardin County Habitat for Humanity held a home dedication ceremony May 19 for the Matthews family home in Elizabethtown.

  • GFWC recognizes Central students for art competition

    The General Federation of Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently recognized students who participated in its annual Fourth District Student Art Competition from Central Hardin High School. From left, winning students in the district contest who advanced for state competition, Adelle Malone and Alinda Newby. They were presented certificates by local chair of student art contest Andrea McWright and Fourth District Governor and local member Diane Willis. Adelle and Alinda’s art teacher at Central Hardin is Mr. Menendez.