• White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    BENEFIT. There will be a benefit singing and auction for Hillery and Garnett Turner at 7 p.m. EDT Aug. 10 at the Big Clifty Community Center with Charles Haycraft as auctioneer. Those who will sing are “Workers for Jesus” and “New Image.” The benefit singing and auction will help them with medical expenses. For information or donations, Call Ms. Terry, 230-7596 or 268-3235.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Barbara Taylor, Alan Laslie, Melissa Paul, Sophie Higdon, Sue Ellen Langley, Ava Harper, Ben Pawley, Chris Taylor, Josh Taylor, Jordan Nall, Mary Lou Brake, Aubrey Ates, Andrew Bell, Marie Nall, Shelby Pawley, Jessie Salvia and Jesse Gonzales.

  • Jenkins returns from Afghanistan

    First Lt. Ashley Jenkins recently returned from her deployment to Afghanistan recently. Jenkins is the daughter of Staff Sgt.’s John and Barbara Jenkins of Elizabethtown and the granddaughter of the late Staff Sgt. Kenneth and Hedy Huffman of Radcliff. Lt. Jenkins is stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • MOWW Installs commander and staff


    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars held its monthly meeting July 17 at its clubhouse on Fort Knox. MOWW is active in supporting youth development, scouting, excellence in ROTC, veterans activities and the meaningful education in the meaning of patriotism.

  • Rolling Thunder has July meeting

  • Byrd graduates basic training

    BYRD. Air Force Airman 1st Class Brian K. Byrd Jr. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Byrd is the son of Deeta Black of Elizabethtown and brother of Asia Floyd of Warrensburg, Mo.

  • White recognized by AUSA

    AUSA Fort Knox Chapter President Gene Gudenkauf recently presented a 10-year membership award to Dr. Thelma White, president of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. ECTC has been a strong and faithful member of the Association of the United States Army for the past decade.

  • Richardson graduates from Academy of Police Supervision

    Sgt. Josh Richardson, center, recently attended and graduated from the Academy of Police Supervision. He is pictured with Don Pendleton, right, deputy commissioner of DOCJT, and guest speaker David Pillar, far left, major with Henderson Police Department. The (APS) Academy of Police Supervision, also referred to as the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week, 120-hour training program for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list.

  • Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys and Girls Ranch opens for 37th year

    The Kentucky Sheriffs’ Boys and Girls Ranch summer camping program opened for the 37th year June 10, with boys in attendance. The camp runs throughout the summer, serving both boys and girls, alternately throughout the camp season.

  • Knights of Columbus presents donation to ARHHC

    Elizabethtown Knights of Columbus Council 1455 recently presented $3,337 to ARHHC Inc. for operation of Project LEARN. This project funds ongoing program services to developmentally disabled citizens of Hardin County. Clara Harrison, president of ARHHC Inc. receives the check from Jim Skees, Tootsie Roll Drive chairman. ARHHC Inc. also received a contribution of $1,000 from the Kentucky Knights of Columbus Association for Mentally Disabled Inc. in March 2012.  The 2012 Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive is Oct. 20 and 21.