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    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Warm weather is here. We have hit the 80 degree mark. It is almost pool time.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Sybil Anderson, Vince Rose, Cole Richardson, Jennifer Phelps, Bill Jones, Lory Riney, Cooper Jones, Kim Tabb, Sherrie Norris, Aubrey Pruitt, Chris Bell, Mike Harmon, Diana Dalton, Jesse Key, Cade Wilson, Virginia Sherrard, James McLain, Etta Logsdon, Kevin Bradley, James Hodges, Mark Cardin, Ann Smith, John David Bowles, Sharon Crewz, Darlene Manakee, Diane Cottrell, Sara Lamkin and Adam Manakee.

  • McCown—Spradlin

    Kristin Genevieve McCown of Radcliff and Jacob Lee Spradlin of Goose Creek, S.C., along with their families, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Gary and Linda McCown of Radcliff. She is a 2008 graduate of North Hardin High School.

    The prospective groom is the son of Rodney and Hilda Spradlin of Smiths Grove and Sherice and David Mobley of Horse Cave. He is a 2006 graduate of Hart County High School and is a Mineman 2nd Class in the U.S. Navy.

  • Hannas celebrate 50th anniversary

    Robert and Christa Hanna of Austin, Texas, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary May 25, 2013.

    They were married May 25, 1963, in Glendale.

    Mr. Hanna served in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years, was president of Austin Science Associates and worked for LCRA.

    They have a daughter, Diana, of Austin; and two grandchildren.

  • Wheeler - Smith

    Michael and Bonnie Wheeler of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Marie Wheeler, to James Todd Smith, son of Barry and Renee Smith of Columbia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2013 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College.

    The prospective groom also is a 2013 graduate of Lindsey Wilson College.

    The wedding is at 4:30 p.m. June 1, 2013, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

  • Stewart – Bell

    Laura Stewart and Craig Bell announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Carl Jr. and Lola Stewart of Millwood. She is a certified surgical technologist and first assistant at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Tommy and Frankie Bell of Hodgenville. He is the owner of Craig Bell Electric in Hodgenville.

    The wedding is May 31, 2013, at Pleasant Valley United Baptist Church.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    The stork was kept busy last week, delivering a sweet little girl to Elizabethtown on May 8 to the College Heights United Methodist Church Youth Minister Joe and Andrea Bennett. Sydney was welcomed home by her 2-year-old brother, William.

    On May 9, he took a precious little boy to Bowling Green to my grandson, Brock and Ashley Barnes. Blake was welcomed home by his big brother, 3-year-old Brody.

    Congratulations to both families and wishing them the best in all things.

  • Patterson - Tedder

    The children of Talina Lee Patterson and Tommy Gordon Tedder, both of Buffalo, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their parents.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 1, 2013, behind Tedder’s barn with a reception to follow in the backyard of the home of Allison and Keith Blair.

    All friends and relatives are invited. No invitations will be sent. RSVP to 734-6552 or 765-9305.

  • Master Gardeners present supplies
  • The Garden Club of Elizabethtown learns about fairy gardens

    On May 2, The Garden Club of Elizabethtown set its focus on creativity as members gathered to enjoy Linda Hancock’s presentation, “The Fun of Fairy Gardens.” Best described as whimsical miniature gardens, fairy gardens are a popular favorite among creative gardeners with an eye for detail.