• Crabtree is named Certified Kentucky Assessor

    Leah Donna Crabtree, Deputy PVA, is awarded her certificate as a Certified Kentucky Assessor at a recent Department of Revenue PVA Conference for her exemplary performance in the Property Valuation Administrator’s office and the completion of a minimum of 120 hours of classroom instruction offered by the Office of Property Valuation. Crabtreehas been a deputy in the PVA office since 1994.

  • Simpsons celebrate 50th anniversary

    Johnny and Kelta Jane Simpson of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th anniversary with family Jan. 21, 2012, at Tony York’s on Main in Glendale.

    They were married Jan. 19, 1962.

    Mr. Simpson is a barber and co-owner of Hair Tech in Elizabethtown.

    They have three children, Sherri Gardner, Natalie Puckett and Jon Simpson; and four grandchildren.

  • Patient Financial Services honors veterans with Christmas tree

    The Patient Financial Services Department of Hardin Memorial Hospital decorated a Christmas tree in honor of the military, specifically the 233D, and to remember and honor family and friends past and present who are serving or have served in the military. Pictures and memento’s from family and friends surround the tree, which was decorated in yellow ribbons for the soldiers still to return home.

  • MOWW recognizes student achievements

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) met Dec. 13 at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

  • Rotary Club members get financial forecast

    Guest speakers at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Jan. 10 were a group of local bankers. They gave an update on the financial forecast for 2012. Front row from left, Marilyn Ford of First Citizens Bank, Val Claycomb of Republic Bank and Keith Johnson of First Federal Savings Bank; second row, Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Ronnie Pence of Kentucky Neighborhood Bank, Greg Pawley of Te Cecilian Bank and Claudio Monzon of Citizens Union Bank.

  • Breitner speaks to Radcliff Rotary Club members

  • Classic Corvettes Club members support Warm Blessings

    Classic Corvettes KY Club recently made a contribution to Warm Blessings. Linda Funk, director of Warm Blessings, accepted the check from Bob Schramm, president of the Classic Corvettes KY Club.

  • FOP appreciates support for 2011 Shop With A Cop

    The members of the Fraternal Order of Police, Bruce Tabor Memorial Lodge No. 40, would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their donations to the Shop With A Cop program, which was held Dec. 13, 2011 at Wal-Mart in Elizabethtown. These donations provided 224 children from Hardin County with the necessary items to help make these children’s Christmas a little brighter.

  • Local Roads Scholars honored at graduation ceremonies

    The Technology Transfer Program of the Kentucky Transportation Center honored two local Roads Scholars — Ronnie Goodman and Kevin Thomas — on Nov. 9 at Rough River Dam State Resort Park in Falls of Rough for completing the 2011 Kentucky Roads Scholars/Road Masters Training Program.
    The Roads Scholar Training Program consists of nine full-day courses and serves individuals from local and state transportation agencies as well as private businesses.

  • Cleaning out your home for the New Year?

    Angie Woodward, right, Workforce liaison for Elizabethtown Community & Technical College, decided to give her soap and shampoo collection to Warm Blessings. Pictured with Woodward is Judy Thompson, Wednesday dining room coordinator at Warm Blessings. Woodward started collecting soaps and shampoos when she stayed at hotels as a child on vacation with her family in 1964. There were more than 900 items donated.