• Jacobs-White named Elizabethtown Lion’s Cub Lion of the Year

    At the Elizabethtown Lions Club June 26 installation dinner, Lion Karen Jacobs-White was recognized as the clubs Lion of the Year. This honor is bestowed by membership vote. Lion Jacobs-White was so named for her outstanding service to the club and for possessing a humanitarian heart for her community and for the mission of all Lions Clubs in 207 counties and geographical locations around the world; to be “Knights for the Blind” and visually impaired.

  • Woman’s Club members support supply drive

    Several members from the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown met July 26 at Bluegrass Cellular to drop off donations in support of the school supply drive. Front row from left, Jean Davis, Becky Bishop, Cora Ellen McKinley, Lara Welp and Betty Sue French; back row, Jeanne Smith, Diane Willis, Jo Griffith, Rose Carter, Martha Burn and Linda Mather. Not pictured were Ann Gardner and Renu Shah.

  • 2012 Walk MS - Central Kentucky has kickoff luncheon

    The kickoff meeting for the 2012 Walk MS - Central Kentucky was held at Pritchard Community Center on Aug. 3. The sixth annual Walk supports the Kentucky Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  

  • Vaughn speaks at AM Rotary Club meeting

    From left, Mike Childers, Sara Vaughn, events director for the City of Elizabethtown, who spoke at the Aug. 3 meeting of the AM Rotary Club, and Cindy Gibson.

  • Eastern Star members send cookies to troops

  • Great-grandparents welcome Adler Thomas Birch

    Philip and Doris Mossor of Radcliff announce the birth of a great-grandchild, Adler Thomas Birch, on July 5, 2012, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds and was 21.5 inches long.

    Parents are Shawn and Christine Birch of Meade County.

    Grandparents are Thomas and Debbie Flickinger and James and Tina Birch.

  • LG&E employees clean up at Warm Blessings

    Employees participating in the LG&E local community annual giving campaign gave the Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen an extra cleaning inside and out as part of the United Way Day of Caring. Warm Blessing was one of a number of charitable organizations selected to participate in the project which focused on United Ways 10th anniversary. Pictured at Warm Blessings from left, Ed Staton, Brenda Rosenbaum, Shirley Campbell, Heather DiEnno, Mike DiEnno, and back row, Nancy Staton and Warm Blessings volunteer Peggy Reeves. 

  • Collins speaks at Optimist Club of Radcliff meeting
  • Kentucky Cattlemen’s Foundation supports Animal Refuge Center

    The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Foundation recently announced the Animal Refuge Center will receive $500 from the Animal Shelter Assistance program.

    The Animal Shelter Assistance program was funded for the second year from a donation made by Boyle County cattle farmer Jim Gage. Gage realizes the importance of helping your local animal shelters and knows that both farmers and shelters are in the business of taking care of animals. “I like donating to local animal shelters because I can see the animals and know who my donation is helping,” said Gage.

  • Warm Blessings celebrates 6th anniversary

    July 17 commemorated the sixth anniversary of Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen. The program began in the basement of the College Heights United Methodist Church on July 17, 2006, and served two patrons. Meals were offered Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Warm Blessings, now at 609 E. Dixie Ave., where the program has operated since Dec. 14, 2009, serves meals frequently to more than 50 individuals at 5:30 p.m. weeknights.