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  • Child spends Christmas helping others

    Seven-year-old Malaya Ignacio, daughter of Mark and Thue Ignacio of Elizabethtown, wanted just two things for Christmas. No, not toys or clothes – she wanted to help all orphans get adopted and she wanted to visit and give Christmas gifts to “all grandmas and grandpas at the nursing home.”

  • Stitchers end year with annual holiday party

    The Stitchers Quilt Guild ended a great year with their annual holiday party that included a meal and gift exchange. Then, as has become a tradition, they had a Mystery Quilt Workshop that was taught by Christina Cooper, pictured. Everyone was given fabric and cutting requirements in advance and then worked on small sections at a time. When the mystery unfolded, everyone had a beautiful scrappy star quilt, which goes with the theme of 2012 – “Year To Slash Your Stash and Scraps.” 

  • Rotary Club members welcome CHHS students

    Central Hardin High School students Samantha Stevenson and Jared Cromartie were student guests at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Jan. 17.

  • Elliot speaks to Rotary Club members

    Ron Elliot was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Jan. 17. Elliot is the author of “From Hilltop to Mountaintop”: The Life & Legacy of One Iwo Jima Flag Raiser. Pictured are Michael Owsley, left, Elizabethtown Rotary Club president, and Ron Elliott.

  • Optimist Club of Radcliff inducts new members

    From left are Kenneth Jessee; Mae Knight, president of the Optimist Club of Radcliff; Willie Lee, lieutenant governor of the Kentucky/ West Virginia District Optimists; and Racquel Johnson. Willie Lee and Mae Knight inducted Jessee and Johnson as new members into the club on Jan. 10. Each will be presented with a new member packet, a name badge and an Optimist International pin.

  • Feeding America volunteers share mission with Optimist Club of Radcliff

    Milissa French and Pam Alicna, volunteers for the Feeding America/Backpack program, spoke to members of the Optimist Club of Radcliff recently about what their organization does. Feeding America’s mission is “to serve those in need by acquiring and distributing donated food, grocery items and government commodities through our member network of charitable agencies in 42 Kentucky counties.” 

  • Military Briefs

    CARLSON. Army Pfc. Blake E. Carlson has graduated from One Station Unit Training (OSUT) at Fort Leonard Wood, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. The course of instruction included basic military training and advanced individual training (AIT). A 2011 graduate of North Hardin High School, Carlson is the son of William Carlson and grandson of Leland Carlson, both Vine Grove.

  • Cross promoted to lieutenant colonel

    Angela F. Cross has been promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force. Cross is a force support squadron officer assigned to the Headquarters Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Mary Esther, Fla. She has served 20 years in the military.

    She is the daughter of H.B. and W. Faye Fleming of Radcliff, and she is married to Keat A. Cross Jr.

    The lieutenant colonel is a 1989 graduate of North Hardin High School. She earned a master's degree in 2003 from Webster University, St. Louis.

  • Heartland Interfaith meets