• Funk speaks at Hardin County Am Rotary meeting

    Cindy Gibson, president of the Hardin County Am Rotary, Linda Funk with Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen and J. Gabhart. Funk spoke about the Warm Blessings Cardboard Nation fundraiser at the Am Rotary Club meeting Sept. 14.

  • Feeding America volunteers recognized

    Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland Volunteer Group of the Month for September 2012, Tonya Dewitt, Lisa Qualls and Tonia Kinder, was presented a certificate by FAKH staff.

  • Woods speaks at Master Gardener’s meeting

  • Cardiff honored by Optimist Club for distinguished service

    Willie Lee, Lt. Governor for Zone 2 of the Kentucky/West Virginia Optimist District, presented Optimist Club of Radcliff treasurer Ed Cardiff with the District Past Governor’s Association Hall of Fame Award for distinguished service.

  • Fifth Annual Senior Q in the Heartland held at Helmwood Healthcare

    The First Presbyterian Church of Elizabethtown and Wink’s Smokehouse again in August conducted a Senior Q at the Helmwood Healthcare Center.  Approximately 250 residents, staff and their families were fed a meal of hickory-smoked pork, applewood-smoked chicken, baked beans and green beans, while the center provided coleslaw, drinks and desserts. Councilman Marty Fulkerson read the mayoral proclamation announcing the day as “Senior Q in the Heartland,” while the American Flag and the KCBS banner flew over the annual event.

  • Garden club member hosts Faith homeschoolers for field study

    Marsha Ellitott teaches Faith Homeschoolers Joel Toadvine of Corbin, Benjamin Weber of Shepardsville, Zache Turner of Elizabethtown, Mary Adams of Glendale and Katy Kirkpatrick of Eastview how to draw a site base map for their biology class during a field trip at Joyce Effinger home in Elizabethtown. Effinger is a member of the Elizabethtown Garden Club and hosted the homeschoolers at her home to do a field study at her pond.

  • Ky. Adjutant General Tonini speaks at Lions Club meeting

  • Hardin County Democratic Woman’s club members gather for meeting

    The Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club held its first meeting after the summer break at Freeman Lake.

    The club was honored to have Madeline Abramson, the wife of Lt. Governor Jerry Abramson, Romanza Johnson, president of the Kentucky Democratic Woman’s Club, and Susanna French, immediate past President KDWC, member of the Kentucky State Executive Committee and director of the Southern Region of the National Federation of Democratic Women. All three commended the women’s clubs in Hardin County and their support of the many Democratic elected officials.

  • Scouts complete hiking merit badge requirements at Bernheim Forest

    Rineyville’s Boy Scout Troop No. 600 completed a physically and mentally challenging 20-mile hike at Bernhiem Forest on Sept. 16. This event completed the last of the Eagle Scout requirements for the hiking merit badge. The troop began its training for the badge after visiting Washington, D.C., where they averaged several hikes of more than 12 miles per day. The planning and preparation for the trek is intensive; classroom experiences and opportunities shared at the 2011 summer camp made the completion of the hike memorable.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello, hope you all are doing well. Not much going on this week. School is out for fall break beginning Sept. 28 and I am so thankful for being out. I just do not know how we serviced all those years without the breaks we have now. Everyone enjoy your time off.

    ANNIVERSARY WISH. Happy anniversary to Tony and Brenda Bradley Sept. 27, from Doug and Regina.

    BIRTHDAY WISH. Happy birthday to my son, Alex Pullen. He is 28 this year. Happy birthday and many more.