• Lions Club appreciates support for annual chicken barbecue

    I take this opportunity to thank all the good folks in Elizabethtown and Hardin County, who so generously support the Elizabethtown Lions Club in so many ways. Most recently the community greatly supported the E’town Lions Annual Chicken Barbecue on Aug. 17.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members gather for August meeting

    Charlene Easter, chairman of public issues, introduced her husband, Roy Easter, as the speaker at the Aug. 12 meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club.

    Magistrate Easter recounted key activities during the past two years in Hardin County Fiscal Court, under the leadership of Judge-Executive Harry Berry.

    Easter said the past two years had been productive and all magistrates worked together in settling issues, including concerns regarding the budget, the new government office facility and changes to the committee structure.

  • A&M Carriers support Warm Blessings

    Linda Jones, Dan Harrington, Janet Holman, Marsha Butterworth, James Hubley and Dave Shaw, employees of A & M Carriers, LLC, present a $500 donation to Linda Funk, Warm Blessings executive director, front row, second third from left, in support of the program’s effort to replace the van with a more reliable vehicle.

  • Potted Few Garden Club members attend Fort Knox club’s annual sign up
  • Zagar displays photography work
  • E’town Rotary hosts Moore

    Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Val Claycomb welcomes guest speaker State Rep. Tim Moore to the group’s Aug. 27 meeting.

  • Stitchers gather in August to prepare for quilt show

    During the Stitchers Quilt Guild meeting in August, many quilts were shown that will be in the annual Heartland Of Kentucky Quilt Show on Sept. 20 and 21, at Pritchard Community Center.

    One of the features everyone looks forward to at the show is the Country Store, where quilt-related items are donated by members and sold. There are fabrics, patterns, kits, threads, rulers, quilt tops, quilt blocks, anything to do with quilting. There will be approximately 300 quilts, 20 vendors, door prizes, demonstrations and food.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Dawson Swift, Monica Godwin, Rachael Cecil, Pam Nall, Jonell Dillard, Patty Pfeiffer, Stony Cline, Leslee Langley, Sonny Nall, Trevor Atcher, Ashley Osterhage, Kimberly Osterhage, Anderson Higdon, Alec Taylor, Donna Skeeters, Brad Winchell, Sheila Drew, Trent Pike, Levi Austin, Dale Brangers, Jan Mackey, Raeburn Mattingly, Emma Riney, Chelsea Yates, Alyssa Dowdell and Lindsay Hoter.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845

         KENTUCKY WEATHER. It is kind of warm again. We’ve had a little rain. The air conditioner is staying on. Don’t forget to check on your outside pets and never, never leave a child or pet in the car.

    LABOR DAY. There will be no schools in session on Monday. Everyone please be safe but enjoy your holiday.

  • McGees welcome Priscilla Lynn

    Greg and Alisha Brewer McGee of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Priscilla Lynn McGee, on June 21, 2013. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Victor and Ella Phillips of Whitley City and Randy and Dottie McGee of Lexington.

    Great-grandparents are John and Joyce Lawson of Whitley City and Ray and Freda Phillips of Stearns.