• Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    The stork was kept busy last week, delivering a sweet little girl to Elizabethtown on May 8 to the College Heights United Methodist Church Youth Minister Joe and Andrea Bennett. Sydney was welcomed home by her 2-year-old brother, William.

    On May 9, he took a precious little boy to Bowling Green to my grandson, Brock and Ashley Barnes. Blake was welcomed home by his big brother, 3-year-old Brody.

    Congratulations to both families and wishing them the best in all things.

  • Patterson - Tedder

    The children of Talina Lee Patterson and Tommy Gordon Tedder, both of Buffalo, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their parents.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 1, 2013, behind Tedder’s barn with a reception to follow in the backyard of the home of Allison and Keith Blair.

    All friends and relatives are invited. No invitations will be sent. RSVP to 734-6552 or 765-9305.

  • Master Gardeners present supplies
  • The Garden Club of Elizabethtown learns about fairy gardens

    On May 2, The Garden Club of Elizabethtown set its focus on creativity as members gathered to enjoy Linda Hancock’s presentation, “The Fun of Fairy Gardens.” Best described as whimsical miniature gardens, fairy gardens are a popular favorite among creative gardeners with an eye for detail.

  • Local groups celebrate National Tourism Week
  • Peterson promoted to brigadier general


    PETERSON. Col. Erik C. Peterson, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Cadet Command and Fort Knox, became Brig. Gen. Erik C. Peterson in a ceremony on historic Brooks Field on May 15.

    An Army Aviation officer, Peterson, received his master of science in geography and cartography from the University of Idaho in 1986. He received his commission through the University of Idaho’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program.

  • Mack named Warrior of the Week

    MACK. Air Force Technical Sgt. Antonio A. Mack has been named Warrior of the Week.

    Mack is a console operations noncommissioned officer-in-charge assigned to the 96th Test Wing/Command Post at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

    The technical sergeant has served in the military for 15 years.

    He is the son of Tony A.J. Mack of Columbia, S.C.

    Mack graduated in 1996 from Fort Knox High School.

  • American Legion Riders support Safe Harbor Club
  • Stitchers Quilt Guild members gather for April meeting

    The Stitchers Quilt Guild held a showcase of mini quilts during the April meeting. Members brought miniature quilts they made for show and tell. The Stitchers also have a mini group that meets every other month and works on a different miniature pattern each time.

    Mini quilts will be on display at the annual Heart of Kentucky Quilt Show on Sept. 20 and 21 at Pritchard Community Center.

  • Rachel Ritchie accepts donations for Fun for Everyone

    RachelRitchie, a third-grader at Vine Grove Elementary School, accepts checks for $100 from Snappy Tomato, $50 from Once New thrift store and $500 from American Legion Post No. 113 to go toward the Fun for Everyone project. The effort is meant to fund a playground to be used by all children, including those with disabilities.