• Optimist Club of Radcliff welcomes Anderson as new member

    Optimist Club of Radcliff President Jackie Banks, right, and Willie Lee, sponsor, left, present a new member packet and pin to James Anderson.

  • Potted Few Garden Club Executive Board plans for coming year

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club Executive Board gathers to plan for the 2013-14 Club year to include field trips and community visitations. The club will meet at 10 a.m. today, May 15, at the Elizabethtown home of Bonnie Gunter with Ria Malito as cohost. After the business meeting, members will “Take a Walk on the Wild Side” at the Elizabethtown gardens of Doug and Janet Gebler. For information, call Bonnie Gunter, 769-5005.

  • Master Gardeners award scholarships

    Joni House Webb, president of The Lincoln Trail Area Master Gardeners presents $500 scholarships to Danielle Stahl and Jaclyn Holbert.

  • Woman’s Club members present donations to local organizations
  • Radcliff Woman’s Club members donate books to library


    During National Library Week, April 15 through 20, the Radcliff Woman’s Club shared a few words with the Hardin County Public Library, North Branch in Radcliff. Words like “good job,” “keep up the excellent work” and “we support you” were conveyed through the contribution of three books to the library.

  • Siblings welcome Michelle Elizabeth Hoffie

    Shayne Aaron Hoffie and Caleb Joseph Hoffie announce the birth of a sister, Michelle Elizabeth Hoffie, on April 13, 2013. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Jerome and Carla Michelle Hoffie.

    Maternal grandparents are Joe and Glenda Dohn. Paternal grandparents are Bob and Patty Hoffie.

    Maternal great-grandparents are Dixie Pearman and the late John “J.T.” Peraman and Fred and Nan Dohn. Paternal great-grandparents are Ken and Betty Hoffie and the late Elaine Linstead Hoffie and the late Gervis and Cora Keel.

  • Merritt – Sanders

    Kenneth and Connie Merritt of Eastview announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alyssa Ann Merritt, to Jordan Craig Sanders, son of Doug and Gloria Sanders of Glendale.

    The bride-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Brown Mackie College. She is employed as a certified occupational therapist assistant.

    The prospective groom is a 2013 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in environmental health science. He is employed by Veolia Water.

  • Harts celebrate 50th anniversary

    Jack and Karen McCracken Hart of Radcliff, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. May 25, 2013, at Radcliff United Methodist Church.

    They were married May 25, 1963, at Radcliff United Methodist Church.

    Mrs. Hart is a charter member of Radcliff United Methodist Church.

    Mr. Hart is owner of Jack Hart’s Body Shop and is a member Radcliff United Methodist Church.

    They have three children, Steve Hart and Kaye Nunn, both of Elizabethtown, and Buddy Hart of Rineyville; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

  • Gaeschkes celebrate 50th anniversary

    Anthony John Gaeschke and Veronica Choon-ja Kwan Gaeschke of Cincinnati, formerly of Radcliff, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 11:30 a.m. May 12, 2013, at Camp Carlson Campgrounds.

    They were married in 1963 in Seoul, Korea.

    Mr. Gaeschke is a longtime member of St. Christopher Catholic Church, served in the U.S. Army from 1960 to 1980 and worked for civil service from 1981 to 2010, where he retired in 2010.

    Mrs. Gaeschke also is a longtime member of St. Christopher Catholic Church and was employed at Fort Knox for many years.

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    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

    I am so sorry about not having a column last week. My Internet went down. Isn’t it amazing how we have become so dependent on technology?