• Austin Riggs welcomes Samuel Michael

    Austin Dale Riggs announces the birth of a brother, Samuel Michael Riggs, on May 27, 2013. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20½ inches long.

    Parents are Michael and Shelby Riggs of Clarkson.

    Grandparents are Robin and Martha Riggs of Upton and Rodney and Glenda Kinslow of Three Springs.

    Great-grandparents are Kenton and Rita Riggs of Upton and Leslie and Shirley Gibson of Clarkson.

  • King – Prinz

    Rodney and Vicky King of Rineyville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Matti King of Louisville, to James Prinz of Louisville, son of the late Pamela Wohlschlegel.

    The bride-to-be is employed at Amazon.

    The prospective groom also is employed at Amazon.

    The wedding is at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 13, 2013, in Louisville with a reception to follow.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 270-862-3808

    What beautiful weather we have been having lately, the light chill of the fall weather is in the air, the sun has been shining. Such a beautiful time to be outside completing those fall chores. One thing I am going to miss is the fresh vegetables from the garden, though we didn’t have a garden this year, son Wayne has been keeping us supplied.

  • Akers – Price

    David and Teresa Akers of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Akers of Louisville, to David Price of Louisville, son of Theresae Price and the late Jerry Price.

    The bride-to-be is a student at Indiana University Southeast, and is a project manager at Citi Bank.

    The prospective groom is a paramedic and education director at Oldham County EMS/Baptist Health.

    The wedding is at 3 p.m. Oct. 12, 2013, in Bloomfield with a reception to follow.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Knoth speaks at Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting

    Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Val Claycomb welcomes guest speaker Laura Knoth, executive director of the Kentucky Corn Growers and Kentucky Small Grain Growers Associations. Knoth informed club members of the advances being made in the Kentucky grain farmer’s community.

  • North Hardin Lions Club welcomes new members

    North Hardin Lions Club President Kelly Copas, right, and Lion Mark Kelly, left, welcome two new members to the club, Lion Terriance Hamilton and Lion Joyce Hamilton, who operate the Lord’s Supper Soup kitchen in Radcliff.

  • Britt honored as Elizabethtown Lions Club CHHS Student of the Month
  • MOWW wins top honors

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars held its monthly meeting Sept. 17, at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

    The Chapter annually competes for several awards and recognitions at the national level. The winners are recognized at the MOWW National Convention with the Fort Knox Chapter receiving high praise for all of the patriotic and veteran oriented events and youth education programs conducted over the previous chapter year. As a result, Fort Knox was named the best chapter in the small class category for the eighth consecutive year.  

  • Potted Few displays flower arrangement at Fort Knox Barr Library
  • McMillen celebrates 95th birthday

    Olive McMillen of Elizabethtown will celebrate her 95th birthday today, Oct. 4, 2013.

    She was born Oct. 4, 1918, in Elizabethtown.

    She has one son, Leo McMillen of Elizabethtown; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.