• Kindred Nursing visits Wesley Hilltop House

    On Dec. 20 Carol T. Kennedy from Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation visited Wesley Hilltop House to host a Bingo game. She brought with her many prizes and the seniors played until everyone had won at least two gifs.

  • Nolin RECC members pay tribute to veterans

    Members of Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation’s Operation Round-Up (ORU) program are doing their part in helping to fund the newly constructed Hardin County Veterans Tribute. In December, $10,000 was presented to the Hardin County Veterans Tribute Foundation. The money will be used to finish expenses on construction and design of the Tribute.

    Local citizens make up a non-profit board of directors that govern ORU. The board reviews applications for community projects and makes decisions on when, where, and how to utilize funds.

  • American Legion Post No. 113 hosts veteran’s lunch
  • VFW National Home for Children receives help from VFW Post No. 10281

    The Veterans of Foreign Wars National Organization supports a special place in Eaton Rapid, Mich., the VFW National Home for Children.

    VFW Post No. 10281 sent a donation check of $350 to the VFW National Home for Children to help replace its 20-plus year old phone system. Since replacement parts for the current phone system no longer are available, residents and children would not be able to call 911 for emergency services and the families of veterans needing help would not be able to reach the home.

  • News-Enterprise employees support SpringHaven

    Members of The News-Enterprise Activities Team Terri Swain, left, and Robert Villanueva delivered used cell phones and toys to SpringHaven Domestic Violence Program Executive Director Tanya Thomas on Dec. 20. The cell phone donations were part of a drive at SpringHaven for which they receive funds for turning in used cell phones, and the toys were collected for children staying at the shelter during Christmas.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers gather for Christmas party

    The Goldenrod Homemakers met Dec. 11 for the annual Christmas party in the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church of Eastview. Members answered roll call by naming their favorite Christmas ornament. Judy Sandfer was hostess. Members filled a Christmas basket for their Christmas family and bought Christmas presents for its Christmas children. Members had a great meal and played games.

  • Hardin County AM Rotary supports Greenspace

    John Scott, left, accepts a donation from Cindy Gibson, president of the Hardin County AM Rotary Club to benefit Greenspace.

  • Brittany Stokan named Elizabethtown Lions Club Student of the Month
  • Republican Women’s Club installs officers

    The Hardin County Republican Women’s Club held its installation of officers Jan. 15, at Nolin RECC. From left, Barbara Skees, treasurer; Laura LaRue, fourth vice president; Kay Miller, second vice president; April Bell, president; Denise Freeland, first vice president; Val Border, third vice president; former state Sen. Elizabeth Tori, master of ceremonies; and Julia Duplessis, secretary. 

  • Christian Women’s Connection members gather for luncheon

    The Elizabethtown Area Christian Women’s Connection’s bi-monthly luncheon was Jan. 14. Approximately 50 ladies from Elizabethtown, Radcliff, Hodgenville, Vine Grove, Cecilia and Leitchfield attended.

    The guest speaker was Janet Spencer, a Stonecroft Ministries speaker from the Lexington area. The title of her talk was “Am I my Brother’s keeper?” where she told of her brother’s mental illness and how God had given her strength and encouragement to be a caregiver to him.