• AM Rotary Club welcomes Bowen as new member
  • Gold Vault Chapter 1051 VVA members gather for meeting

    Members of the Gold Vault Chapter 1051, Vietnam Veterans of America meet once a month to plan activities in support of the community. Activities during the month include picking up litter along Veterans Way in Elizabethtown, helping Warm Blessings stock supplies for those in need, advise veterans filing claims, working with the Wounded Warrior Program and more.

    Veteran organizations team up with each other to organize events for the public. They participate in parades, ceremonies and set up booths for veterans and the public for organized events.

  • Veach speaks at Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting

    Elizabethtown Rotary President Val Ousey Claycomb, left, and President-Elect James Jeffries, right, welcome Michael Veach, Bourbon Historian for The Filson Historical Society of Louisville, who spoke to club members of the early days of bourbon distilling in Kentucky. Veach also is the author of “Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Heritage.”

  • Kentucky Public Retirees gather for meetings

    The Kentucky Public Retirees is a non-profit organization of retired Kentucky government employees whose mission is to have input into protecting their retirement future.The Lincoln Trail Chapter traveled to Cave City on Oct. 14 and had a lunch meeting at Watermill Restaurant.

    State Rep. Jimmie Lee spoke about redistricting and the Affordable Care Act and the Sept. 9 club meeting at Ryans.

    The Lincoln Trail Chapter of KPR meets at 11:30 a.m. the second Monday of each month at Ryans.

  • Allen conducts Haycraft annual benefit auction

    Hardin County Jailer Danny Allen conducts the Haycraft Family Association’s 27th annual benefit auction Oct. 12 at Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

  • EHLRTA members gather for meeting

    State Sen. Dennis Parrett spoke to members of the Elizabethtown Hardin LaRue Retired Teachers Association at a recent meeting. Introduced by Jimmie Dee Kelley, Parrett expressed appreciation to local teachers who guided his own education experiences; some of those teachers were in the audience.

    Parrett talked about his experiences in the General Assembly, discussed major issues facing the 2014 session and answered questions regarding concerns for public education the KTRS.

  • Delta Kappa Gamma members gather for meeting

    Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International began its recent meeting with a ceremony of remembrance in honor of Garnett Wilson and Iris Hodge. Cherie Mingus, Sue Story and Melanie VanTassel shared information and memories of these two members.

    President Lois Pierce reviewed goals for the biennium. Routine business included adoption of the budget, payment of dues and committee reports.

    Susan Cross shared highlights from the Southeast Regional Conference held in Florida. Susan Cross, Sue Story, Ramona Jeffries and Shelia Wilkinson represented Mu Chapter.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members attend conference

    Radcliff Woman’s Club members Becky Brecht, Yvonne High, Mary Dea McCrory, Maria Batisoni, Sheila Enyart, Moira Meyer, Anne Aubrey, Pat Nuccitelli and Florence Mason attended the General Federation of Women’s Clubs Kentucky Fourth District Conference on Sept. 21 in Shepherdsville.

    The guest speaker was Peggy Barnes, Kentucky GFWC President. Barnes spoke before the 51 members present, who represented clubs from Bullitt, Campbellsville, Columbia, Elizabethtown Junior, Elizabethtown, Leitchfield and Radcliff.

  • Wesley Hilltop Seniors visit Pine Knob

    Wesley Hilltop Seniors gather during a day at Pine Knob. Members, along with friends, saw three plays and enjoyed three meals.

  • Warm Blessings receives donation from Night Risers Film Festival & Zombie Fest

    John Thompsett of Izzy’s Little Creepers presents a check for $355 to Linda Funk, executive director of Warm Blessings. The money was raised in a silent auction held during the Night Risers Film Festival and Zombie Fest at Pritchard Community center in September. Thompsett’s Izzy’s Little Creepers Haunted Attractions and Events Co., who created Elizabethtown Zombie Fest last year, created Night Risers Film Festival and Zombie Fest.