• Garden Club donates rose bush for Habitat dedication

    Danielle Hethcox, left, of The Garden Club of Elizabethtown, poses with Elaine Matthews in front of the rose bush that was donated by the Garden Club for Matthews’ new home. The Hardin County Habitat for Humanity held a home dedication ceremony May 19 for the Matthews family home in Elizabethtown.

  • GFWC recognizes Central students for art competition

    The General Federation of Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently recognized students who participated in its annual Fourth District Student Art Competition from Central Hardin High School. From left, winning students in the district contest who advanced for state competition, Adelle Malone and Alinda Newby. They were presented certificates by local chair of student art contest Andrea McWright and Fourth District Governor and local member Diane Willis. Adelle and Alinda’s art teacher at Central Hardin is Mr. Menendez.

  • Rafferty speaks at Ancestral Trails meeting

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society President Steve Rafferty presented a program on family resources when doing genealogy at the club’s May meeting. Recommended resources were the Bible, diaries, photos, scrapbooks and family members.

    The June program will be presented by Steve Lindsey on John LaRue Helm, the forgotten benefactor of Elizabethtown.

  • EHLRTA members attend state convention

    On April 23, more than 400 leaders of the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association attended the 45th annual state convention in Louisville. This year’s theme was “Making Your Membership Count.” Issues discussed included public pensions, legislation, Kentucky history, education and humor.

    The keynote speaker at the afternoon session was Gary Griesser, motivational speaker and storyteller, who shared his “Proud to be an American” presentation.

  • Crown Jewels have Derby fun

    Penny Lickert, Lorraine Walker, Vera Davenport, Judy Dukes, Jennifer Whited, Nancy Schramm and Olivia Kizinkiewicz, members of The Crown Jewels, celebrate Derby with a party.

  • Kierra Priest receives Ray Story Memorial Scholarship

    Mrs. Ray Story presents Kierra Priest, North Hardin High School senior, the fifth annual Ray Story Memorial Scholarship on May 7. Kierra plans to attend Eastern Kentucky University to major in criminal justice.

  • Garden Club of Elizabethtown member provides arrangement to library
  • POW/MIA Flag Guard recognizes local businesses

    From Feb. 12 through April 26, the POW/MIA Flag Guard presented nine organizations with a plaque in recognition of outstanding citizenship for honoring veterans by displaying the POW/MIA Flag. The organizations honored were the city of Brandenburg, Radcliff Chase Bank, Radcliff Fire Department, Radcliff Walmart, Big M Chevrolet, the Rineyville Post Office, The Lusk Group and Bandits Bar and Grill.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Phyllis Taylor, Vicki Jackson, Kyle Webster, Ava Ray, J. P. Pawley, Melissa Troutt, Johnny Taylor, Kristen Parrett, Tina Nall, Justin Yates, Christopher Riney, Steve Purdom, Isaiah Geer, Angela Langley, Lydia Wiseman, Daniel Perry, David Nall, Garrett Greenwell, Kathy Dowdell, Arlie Banks, Ethan Gibson, Jason Crutcher, Brittany Deaton, Stephanie Hall, Jane Lucas, Jason Pike, Mike Gunning and Lydia Miller.

  • Parents welcome Nora Elizabeth Davis

    Nick and Rita Davis of Louisville announce the birth of a daughter, Nora Elizabeth Davis, on April 8, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are James and Barbara Vail of Elizabethtown and paternal grandparents are Dan and Maxine Davis of Louisville.