• Rafferty speaks at Ancestral Trails meeting

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society President Steve Rafferty presented a program on family resources when doing genealogy at the club’s May meeting. Recommended resources were the Bible, diaries, photos, scrapbooks and family members.

    The June program will be presented by Steve Lindsey on John LaRue Helm, the forgotten benefactor of Elizabethtown.

  • EHLRTA members attend state convention

    On April 23, more than 400 leaders of the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association attended the 45th annual state convention in Louisville. This year’s theme was “Making Your Membership Count.” Issues discussed included public pensions, legislation, Kentucky history, education and humor.

    The keynote speaker at the afternoon session was Gary Griesser, motivational speaker and storyteller, who shared his “Proud to be an American” presentation.

  • Crown Jewels have Derby fun

    Penny Lickert, Lorraine Walker, Vera Davenport, Judy Dukes, Jennifer Whited, Nancy Schramm and Olivia Kizinkiewicz, members of The Crown Jewels, celebrate Derby with a party.

  • Kierra Priest receives Ray Story Memorial Scholarship

    Mrs. Ray Story presents Kierra Priest, North Hardin High School senior, the fifth annual Ray Story Memorial Scholarship on May 7. Kierra plans to attend Eastern Kentucky University to major in criminal justice.

  • Garden Club of Elizabethtown member provides arrangement to library
  • POW/MIA Flag Guard recognizes local businesses

    From Feb. 12 through April 26, the POW/MIA Flag Guard presented nine organizations with a plaque in recognition of outstanding citizenship for honoring veterans by displaying the POW/MIA Flag. The organizations honored were the city of Brandenburg, Radcliff Chase Bank, Radcliff Fire Department, Radcliff Walmart, Big M Chevrolet, the Rineyville Post Office, The Lusk Group and Bandits Bar and Grill.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Phyllis Taylor, Vicki Jackson, Kyle Webster, Ava Ray, J. P. Pawley, Melissa Troutt, Johnny Taylor, Kristen Parrett, Tina Nall, Justin Yates, Christopher Riney, Steve Purdom, Isaiah Geer, Angela Langley, Lydia Wiseman, Daniel Perry, David Nall, Garrett Greenwell, Kathy Dowdell, Arlie Banks, Ethan Gibson, Jason Crutcher, Brittany Deaton, Stephanie Hall, Jane Lucas, Jason Pike, Mike Gunning and Lydia Miller.

  • Parents welcome Nora Elizabeth Davis

    Nick and Rita Davis of Louisville announce the birth of a daughter, Nora Elizabeth Davis, on April 8, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are James and Barbara Vail of Elizabethtown and paternal grandparents are Dan and Maxine Davis of Louisville.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

    I hope all of the moms out there had a great Mother’s Day. I sure did. I got to spend it with my mom and my two sisters. With our busy lives, it is tough to get us all together, but we did it. My mom really enjoyed it as well.

    ANNIVERSARIES. Happy anniversary to Billy and Kim Ashley on May 21. They are two really great people with two wonderful sons. They must take after their mother. Just kidding, Billy. I hope you both have a great day and you have another 50 years together.

  • Cook – Buckman

    Adrienne Denea Cook and William Thomas Buckman III, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Martin and Mary Cook of Elizabethtown. She is a full-time student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is the son of William and Mechelle Buckman of Waverly. He is employed at Altec.

    The wedding is at 6 p.m. May 25, 2013, at Camp Carlson with a reception to follow.