• Whelan celebrates 90th birthday

    Irene Whelan, of Flaherty, will celebrate her 90th birthday July 16, 2012.

    Cards may be sent to 3185 Flaherty Road, Ekron KY 40117.

    She attends St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church.

    She has one son, Wayne Whelan, and two daughters, Carolyn Canaday and Angela McKenzie; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

  • Pile celebrates 90th birthday

    Maynard Pile of Elizabethtown celebrated his 90th birthday July 14, 2012.

    A veteran of World War II, he was a paratrooper and part of the invasion of Southern France in August 1944. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart.

    Cards may be sent to 612 Memory Lane, Elizabethtown, KY  42701. He would enjoy hearing from World War II veterans.

    A reception is from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. Please, no gifts.

  • Wade

    Camille Leigh Medley and Adam Preston Wade, both of Louisville, were married June 20, 2012, in a private ceremony at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort in Nassau, Bahamas, by minister and marriage officer A. Dewitt Hutcheson.

    The bride is the daughter of Billy Joe and Brenda Medley and Kathy Hutchison, all of Radcliff.

    The groom is the son of Suwan Whipkey of Rineyville and the late Claude Wade.

    A reception is at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at Woodhaven Country Club, 7200 Woodhaven Road in Louisville. Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Henderson

    Samantha Nicole Bolton and Joshua James Henderson were married June 16, 2012, at Freeman Lake Park in Elizabethtown by Garry King.

    The bride is the daughter of Jason and LeeAnn Bolton of Glendale. She is a 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2011 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is employed by the Hardin County Schools Board of Education.

  • Proceeds presented at Brotherhood Banquet

    A check for $21,000, representing proceeds from the 47th annual Brotherhood Banquet presented by the Elizabethtown Knights of Columbus and the Riasok Shrine Club, was presented to Randy Coe, CEO of Kosair Charities, by Jim Deneen, Tom Clark and many Knights and Shriners. The event is held each year to support children in Kentucky through Kosair Charities.

  • Jimmie Lee speaks to NARFE Chapter

    On July 2, the National Active and Retired Federal Employees held their monthly meeting. Program Chair Mary Tom Haun introduced the guest speaker, State Rep. Jimmie Lee, who provided an update and plans on Kentucky legislative issues. He spoke on the June 28 decision by the Federal Supreme Court on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and explained the impact on Kentuckians.

  • Thanks for Port’s Legacy

    On behalf of the upcoming free event at the Historic State Theater on July 20, Port’s Legacy, I would like to extend my heartfelt thanks to the following individuals for their time and talent in promoting this event:

    Allen and Ann Case, Billy and Sue Ann Compton, Ricki and Karen Crain, Rick and Vickie Green, Bill and Sheri Langley, Scott and Jeannie Langley, Ray Allan and Jan Mackey, Tom and Donna Major and Jack and Dawn Skees.

    We welcome you to attend even if you did not receive a personal invitation-feel free moms and dads to bring your teenagers!

  • July named Youth Theater month

    Mayor Tim Walker named July as Youth Theatre of Hardin County month and presented the proclamation to Bill Marsee, Youth Theatre Board president; Devin Henson, alum 2009-10; current member Claire Crusott; and Betty Marsee.

  • Master Gardeners present gardening supplies to new home owner

    On May 20, The Lincoln Trail Area Master Gardeners, represented by Cecila Thomas, presented Christie Funkhouser with gardening supplies to help celebrate her Habitat for Humanity home in Elizabethtown.

  • Radcliff Rotary Club has annual installation banquet

    Radcliff Rotary Club members recently celebrated the installation of new officers at the annual installation banquet. Following a buffet dinner at Caroline’s Alpine House in Radcliff, new officers for the 2012-13 Rotary year were sworn-in by Magistrate Doug Goodman. Incoming President Dr. Gail Phoenix presented her predecessor with a gavel plaque in recognition of his year of service. Niel Atcher was named Rotarian of the year and Mike Enlow became a Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary’s highest honor.