• Optimist Club of Radcliff welcomes Tunsil

    The Optimist Club of Radcliff welcomes new member Andrei Tunsil, center, who was sponsored by Maria Batistoni, right, club board director. Tunsil has been inducted by Lt. Governor of Zone 2 of the Kentucky and West Virginia District Willie Lee and presented a new member packet by president Mae Knight, left.

  • Tourism recognizes sponsors of Heartland Festival in the Park 2012

    The City of Elizabethtown and E-town Tourism and Convention Burea recently thanked sponsors of Heartland Festival in the Park 2012 of the $5,000 level and higher, including First Federal Savings Bank, WAKY 103.5 & Big Cat WLVK, not pictured.

  • Baker graduates basic training

    BAKER. Air Force Airman Matthew R. Baker graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School, he is the son of Dennis and Elizabeth Baker of Hodgenville.

  • Aumack graduates basic training

    AUMACK. Air Force Airman Steven M. Aumack graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2009 graduate of Eagle River High School in Eagle River, Ak., he is the son of Renee Pack of Rineyville.

  • Woman’s Club members participate in Second Saturday events

    During the Aug. 11 Second Saturday Downtown Elizabethtown event, JoAnn Winkenhofer, left, and Regina Lancaster, wear Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown T-shirts and hand out maps and brochures for recycling and for special historical interests of the city. A Civil War drama also was being held at the Brown-Pusey House cosponsored with the Hardin County History Museum. Club members hared a tent with Winkenhofer’s husband, Alan, who was grilling hot dots and bratwurst for guests at the event.

  • Potted Few garden members place arrangement at Barr Library

    The Fort Knox Potted Few places a flower design or plant in a community public place each month to encourage the appreciation of the beauty of nature. Pictured are Potted Few Garden Club member Lahoma Baymor with Fort Knox Barr Library Director Michael Steinmacher. The next meeting is at 10 a.m. Sept. 19 at the home of Jean Janes in Elizabethtown with co-host Jane Tabacchi. Janes will provide a workshop about how to arrange flowers in a common container or vase. To attend, call Anneliese Knoll at 352-0484.

  • Dennis speaks at Optimist Club of Radcliff meeting

    Mae Knight, center, president of the Optimist Club of Radcliff, presents Lonnie Dennis, along with his wife, Kim, a certificate of appreciation for being the guest speaker at the club meeting Aug. 28. Dennis is the new principal at North Hardin High School.

  • Scouts celebrate 100 years with participation in Heartland parade


    Celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouting, troops 1555, 495, 488, and 1143 participated in the 2012 Heartland Festival Parade. These Girl Scout troops are led by Katie Steele, Tesia Rivera, Gretchen Lovelady and Sabrina Ward.

    The float was driven by Eric Steele.

    In 1912, Juliette Gordon Lowe gathered a small group of girls together in Savannah, Ga., with the vision of growing girl leaders in America who would have courage, confidence, character and make their communities a better place to live.

  • Herron continues involvement with Warm Blessings


    Having already been involved with Warm Blessings first Empty Bowls fundraiser, Kristian Herron began her 400 hour practicum in February 2012. According to Linda Funk, executive board chair of Warm Blessings, “Kristian has been invaluable during these months creating an electronic information system for volunteer information, assisting with other events, working with and advocating for patrons, updating the Resource Guide and contributing to the development of a meals on wheels delivery to shut-ins which will start this month.”

  • Cruisin’ the Heartland sponsors recognized

    The City of Elizabethtown and Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau thank sponsors of Cruisin’ the Heartland 2012 of the $1,000 level and higher including Edward’s Recycling, not pictured.