• Hardin County AM Rotary welcomes Greenwell

    Ron Stephens and Hardin County AM Rotary Club President Daniel Tabb welcome Beth Greenwell, physical therapist with Hardin Memorial Hospital Therapy & Sports Medicine Center as guest speaker at the Sept. 27 meeting. She discussed the importance of physical therapy for proper rehabilitation.

  • Potted Few Garden Club members gather for September meeting

    Potted Few Garden Club members recently gathered at the Elizabethtown home of Jean Janes for the September meeting and program on how to design a flower arrangement for their homes. Sixteen members brought their own containers, oasis and flowers to learn from hostess Jean Janes how to create the designs.

    The club welcomed new member, Marietta Iacocca, to the group.

  • Countryman honored by Senior Republican Women

    Pete Countryman was honored at a monthly luncheon of the Hardin County Senior Republican Women’s Club on Sept. 16 at Stone Hearth Restaurant.

    A cake was served and a plaque was presented to Countryman to thank him for all the help he has and is donating to the Senior Republican Women’s Club.

    Countryman soon will move to New Orleans.

  • Elizabethtown High School Class of 1950 has 63rd reunion

    The Elizabethtown High School Class of 1950 held its 63rd reunion Sept. 18, at Ryan’s Steak House. The class started in Sept. 1946 with 50 freshmen. A few moved after World War II or married, so only 41 graduated, 23 women and 18 men, in May 1950.

    After 63 years, 16 women and eight men still are alive. Of the 24 classmates, 11 still live in Elizabethtown, five elsewhere in Kentucky and eight out of state.

    The class will continue to meet on a yearly basis in September.

  • ARHHC appreciates county’s assistance

    The Association for Retarded and Handicapped of Hardin County Inc., a non profit organization servicing special needs individuals of Hardin County, operates a day habilitation program, Project LEARN, which operates five days a week year round at 225 College Street Road in Elizabethtown.

  • Duncan presents to Nine Patchers’ Quilt Guild

    Donna Duncan shows a quilt called Homespun Truth that is made with scraps of fabric found while going through family possessions and includes expressions often used by her family. The quilt was part of her presentation “Down Home Quilts and Warm Remembrances” at a Nine Patchers Quilt Guild meeting. The quilt guild meets at 10 a.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at Nolin RECC in Elizabethtown. Workshops are on the second Tuesday of the month. For information, email ninepatchersquiltguild@yahoo.com.

  • Order of the Eastern Star officers gather

    Linda and Paul Mattingly of Zoneton, elected worthy matron and worthy patron of Order of the Eastern Star, Elizabethtown, gather with others officers, M. Siegman, T. Smith, p. Greer, A. Caswell, C. Miller, P. Smith, S. Cundiff, J. Cowley, B. Cundiff, C. Marcum, M. Puckett, J. Lee and D. Daugherty. Not pictured are GA Barany, B. Coogle and A. Light.

  • Chenault wins opportunity quilt at Stitchers Quilt Guild show

    Darlene Chenault of Elizabethtown displays the opportunity quilt she won during the Stitchers Quilt Guild annual Heartland of Kentucky Quilt Show in September.

  • Professor Mark Palatos presents to E’town Rotary Club

    Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Val Ousey Claycomb, center, and Kevin Addington, right,  welcome guest speaker Professor Mark Palatos who informed the club of early mankind in the area and presented artifacts.

  • Citizens Union Bank donates to Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland

    Melissa Jones, left, and Mary Jo Schmitz, right, of the Elizabethtown branch of Citizens Union Bank present a $1,000 donation for Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland to executive director Gary Miles. The money will help support the BackPack Program in Hardin County, which supplies at risk children with 10 to 15 food items for the weekend when school meals are unavailable.