• Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    KENTUCKY WEATHER. The weather is looking promising. We have had a lot of rain though. Remember it is tornado and storm season. It is so tragic about the tornadoes in Moore, Okla. 

    MEMORIAL DAY. Hope everyone has a safe Memorial Day. Many will be traveling so be careful when out driving. Remember don’t drink or text while driving.

    GRADUATES. Congratulations to all the graduates of Hardin County Class of 2013.

  • Walterses celebrate 40th anniversary

    Phillip and Marita Walters of Upton celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary May 25, 2013.

    They were married May 25, 1973, at Bonnieville Baptist Church in Bonnieville by Bother Howard Srygler.

    Mrs. Walters is a floral designer at Upton Florist and Kerr’s Flowers in Cave City.

    Mr. Walters is retired from Gates Rubber Company.

  • Parents welcome Aivery Mae Clater

    Chelsey Nicole Donaldson of Vine Grove and Josh Kyle Clater of Cecilia announce the birth of a daughter, Aivery Mae Clater, on May 7, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Dale and Ela Donaldson of Vine Grove and Angela and Jim Clater of Cecilia.

    Great-grandparents are Daniel and Lydia Payne of Rineyville, Cecilia Dahmen of Vine Grove, Jackie and Joan Mitchell of Elizabethtown and Ella Clater of Sonora.

  • Canadays celebrate 50th anniversary

    Glenn and Carolyn Canaday will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 1, 2013.

    They were married June 1, 1963, at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Flaherty.

    Mr. Canaday is retired from the U.S. Postal Service.

    Mrs. Canaday worked at Farmers Bank in Vine Grove.

    They have two children, Chris and the late Michelle; two grandsons; and one great-grandson.

    They enjoyed a cruise around the Hawaiian Islands in February to celebrate the occasion.

  • Owens celebrate 60th anniversary

    Clifford and Mary Lou Humes Owen of Hodgenville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary May 22, 2013.

    They were married May 22, 1953, at Upton Baptist Parsonage in Upton by the Rev. J. E. Darter.

    Mrs. Owen is the daughter of the late Bill and Alva Humes. In addition to being a great mom to three daughters, she is a member of the South Fork Homemakers Club and Eastern Star.

  • Pences celebrate 55th anniversary

    James and Carolyn Pence of Glendale will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary June 7, 2013.

    They were married June 7, 1958, at Harmony Baptist Church in Louisville.

    Mrs. Pence retired from Hardin County Schools and is a charter member of Living Faith Baptist Fellowship.

    Mr. Pence is retired from American Synthetic Rubber Corporation and also is a charter member of Living Faith Baptist Fellowship.

    They have three children, Geneva Petzinger and Kathy Lee, both of Elizabethtown, and Jamie Pence of Glendale; and seven grandchildren.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

  • White Mills news

    White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

  • South Hardin news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Summer is here. It is supposed to be in the 90s today. It is time to uncover the pool and enjoy long lazy days in it. School is out and let the vacations begin.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Eleanor Young, Hattie Duckworth, Hazel Duckworth, John Knight, Kelli Jeffries, Melissa Lafollette, Paula Brawner, Haley Cecil, Brian Riggs, Samantha Montgomery, Alberta Wilkerson, David Logsdon Jr., Phil Fulkerson, Nelda Wooten, J.R. Cardin and Roger Alvey.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends. I hope this past week has been good for all of you. School is out and the summer is on with all the fun things to do, sleeping late, staying up late, going fishing, swimming and visiting some of Kentucky’s parks or just a day trip with the family.