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    Daphne Turpin, 872-3228

    It is now July. I cannot believe that summer break is half over. The heat is horrible this year. I hope everyone is enjoying the cool of their air conditioner this week.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Ashley Dixon, Stacy Lyttle, Norma Alvey, Jerry Ramsey, Christine Stuteville, David Ramey, Kim Cardin, Megan Larrison and Alicia Reeves.

  • Mayses welcome Carly Ann

    Russell and Kimberly Mays of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Carly Ann Mays, on Dec. 10, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    She has two siblings, Austin Reed Mays and Kelsey Denelle Mays.

    Maternal grandparents are Ronald and Marsha Dowell of Elizabethtown. Paternal grandparents are Royal and Elsie Mays of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Robert and Nelle Dowell and Wesley and Cecile Dowell.

  • Tharp – Bault

    Aletha Nicole Tharp and Blake Garrison Bault, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cale Tharp of Hodgenville and Melissa Tharp of Greensburg. A 2009 graduate of LaRue County High School, she attends the University of Louisville and is employed at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital.

    The prospective groom is the son of Keith and Diane Bault of Hodgenville. A 2006 graduate of LaRue County High School, he is employed at Bault Oil Company.

  • Five generations of Daniel family gather

    Pansy Daniel celebrated her 86th birthday July 1, 2012, with her eight children, Bonnie Limer, Janice Fulkerson, Ricky Daniel and Mike Daniel, all of Elizabethtown, Chris Ridley of Auburn, Ala., Ronnie Daniel of Falls Church, Va., Gary Daniel of Westhampton, N.J., and Larry Daniel of Louisville and other family members. Her birthday is July 4. Pictured are five generations from left, Pansy Daniel, Bonnie Limer, Shari Shelton, Jonathan Slinker and Nathaniel Slinker.

  • Comptons celebrate 45th anniversary

    Ron and Gloria Compton of Elizabethtown celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary June 29, 2012.

    They were married June 29, 1967, in Lebanon, Tenn.

    They have seven children, Ronnie Compton, David Compton, Kim Coates, Kristi Comstock, Matt Compton and Sarah Beth Compton, all of Elizabethtown, and the late Tina Compton; and 11 grandchildren.

  • Haydens celebrate 50th anniversary

    Kenneth and Karolyn Sisk Hayden of Cecilia celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 23, 2012.

    They were married June 23, 1962, at Dawson Spring First Baptist Church in Dawson Springs.

  • Participants sought for cancer prevention study

    To better understand ways to prevent cancer, the American Cancer Society is recruiting men and women across the United States and Puerto Rico for a landmark new research study — Cancer Prevention Study-3, CPS-3.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club members welcome Hepperman

    Jo Ann Hepperman was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting June 19. She gave a presentation on the subject of race horse ownership. Pictured are Jo Ann Hepperman and Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley.

  • Griendling speaks to Radcliff Rotary Club members

    A recent guest of the Radcliff Rotary Club was Rich Griendling of Elizabethtown. Griendling is the designer and sculptor for the Hardin County Veterans Tribute. The Hardin County Veterans Tribute will be a monument to show Hardin County citizens’ respect and gratitude to each and every veteran, living or deceased, who has served his or her country with honor and dignity, commitment, courage and sacrifice, so everyone can live safe and free. The Veterans Tribute will be located in the new Nature Park located on Ring Road, just north of Freeman Lake Park in Elizabethtown.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club members welcome Martha Andrews

    Martha Andrews, sponsored by past president Brian Dennis, was installed as the Elizabethtown Lions Club’s newest member at the May 29 meeting. Installing Lion Andrews was past president and president-elect for 2012-13 Lion Morris Bottoms. Lion Andrews, a native of Michigan, has served in the Navy and now is a physical therapist with the Wounded Warriors SARP Program at Fort Knox. From left, Lions Dennis, Andrews, Bottoms and 2011-12 President Lion Ron White.