• Yard sale benefits Rachel's Fun For Everyone playground

    Rachel Ritchie held a yard sale in the City of Vine Grove parking lot on June 8 to help raise money for Rachel’s Fun For Everyone playground project. The Vine Grove Jazz Band had their first performance at the event.

  • Thanks to the community from Sam’s Club
  • NARFE welcomes Griendling from CASA

    Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees met in June for the first of three evening programs this summer.

  • CKAG names Parks Artist of the Month

    The June meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild was held and the selected Artist of the Month was Elizabeth Parks. Her acrylic painting “Morning Coffee” was in the self-portrait category. The program was a still life exercise and next month members are encouraged to return with their art for a discussion and critique session. The next meeting is at 6:30 p.m. July 15 at Nolin RECC in Elizabethtown.

  • Jolly students hold recital

    The 2013 Spring youth piano recital for students of Sheila Jolly was June 9 at Atria Assisted Living in Elizabethtown. Participating students pictured from bottom from left, Amy Bunn, daughter of Lt. Col. Greg and Sheryl Bunn; Elizabeth Thomson and John Thomson, children of Col. Darin and Kelly Thomson; Leah Bunn, daughter of Lt. Col. Greg and Sheryl Bunn; and Ashton Bailey, daughter of Dr. Chad and Shalene Bailey; and top row, Braden McPeek, Hunter McPeek and Madison McPeek, children of Tony and Meghan McPeek.

  • Greers celebrate 50th anniversary

    Stanley Monroe and Clara Dorleen Duncan Greer of Cecilia will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 28, 2013.

    They were married June 28, 1963, at Falls of Rough Methodist Church by the Rev. Finley Hardison. Attendants were Ella Mae Duncan and Shorty Duncan.

    They met while Mrs. Duncan worked at The Knob Coffee Shop. Mr. Greer would giggle while placing an order at the window and Mrs. Greer loved his laugh.

  • Millers announce birth of daughter

    Allison and Ronnie Miller of Vine Grove announce the birth of a daughter, Alexis Ann Miller, on June 3, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6.5 pounds and was 18 inches long.

    She has two sisters, Rosetta Miller and Annabelle Miller, both of Vine Grove.

    Maternal grandparents are Mary Clark and Michael Hancock, both of Vine Grove; and paternal grandparents are Retta and Ronald Miller Sr. of Vine Grove.

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana has ribbon cutting

    The Hardin County Chamber of Commerce co-hosted a ribbon cutting for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana, 2491 S. Dixie Boulevard in Radcliff on May 22, celebrating its grand opening at the new location. Pictured at the Ribbon Cutting are Jeri Swinton-CEO Big Brother Big Sister of Kentuckiana; Kevin Clark-local director; State Sen. Dennis Parrett; Philip Tabb-chamber ambassador president; Brian Smith, State Rep. Brett Guthrie’s office; and chamber ambassadors, staff and friends.

  • Guardians donate to HMH Cancer Care Center

    Radcliff/Vine Grove Guardians of the Ribbon, from left, Sam Pearson, Radcliff Fire Chief Jamie Henderson, Bob Mahanna, John Vandermolen, Larry Calvert, Shawn Seymour and Vine Grove Fire Chief Steven New present 50 $25 gas cards to Ray Poston, center, director of Hardin Memorial Health Cancer Care Center. These cards will be given to patients who do not have transportation to the hospital for their treatments.

  • HMH Auxiliary doles out awards

    On May 30, Hardin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary held it’s annual awards banquet at Pritchard Community Center.

    The auxiliary donated $89,040 from April 2012 through March 2013 for everything from vehicles to yarn for baby hats.

    Fifty auxiliary members received awards for their hours, which ranged from 100 hours to 16,000 hours of service. Ruby Parker received the highest award for her service.

    Vice-President Carrico installed the new officers and explained their duties.