• South Hardin

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

      It is nearing time to plant the gardens. I can’t wait for fresh veggies.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Alexandra Elaine Bennett, Kenny Smith, Adam Bouchard, Nancy Gibson, Lena Stilts, Wendell Jolly, Brother Tony Carson and Curtis Winfrey.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    BLUE OR RED? By the time this column comes out we will know who won in the Kentucky - Louisville game played in the final four on Saturday in New Orleans. Either way our state will be represented in the championship game Monday night. I hope it’s my team, I bleed blue, mom bleeds red.

    Everywhere I go, people are talking about the big game. We laugh and say, the state would shut down while the game was played. 

  • Johnsons welcome Mia Acelynn

    Jeffrey and Ashley Johnson of Louisville announce the birth of a daughter, Mia Acelynn Johnson, on March 3, 2012, at Norton Suburban Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Luther and Barbara Nall of Radcliff, and paternal grandparents are Michael and Leslie Johnson of Louisville. Great-grandparents are Mary Whidby, Patricia Price and Steve and Marilyn Price.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    SCHOOL NEWS. Just a reminder early registration for preschool and kindergarten is April 6. Spring break week for Hardin County Schools is April 9.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES AND CELEBRATIONS. Happy birthday to Mark Booker, April 3; Elizabeth Bailey, April 6; and Brian Early and Janet McKinley, April 8. Happy belated 87th birthday March 25 to Bob Hart.

  • Board – Thomas

    The parents of Amy Board and Andrew Thomas announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bobby Board of Irvington and Lanette Board of New Albany, Ind. She is a graduate of Breckinridge County High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Syracuse University. She is a registered nurse at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

  • Gibson-Morning

    Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Gibson of Glendale announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jamie Gibson, to Jerren Morning, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Morning of Upatoi, Ga., formerly of Radcliff.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2009 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is a kindergarten teacher at G.C. Burkhead Elementary School.

  • Garden Club donates to Spruce Up

    Deborah Weise , Co-President of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown, presented a donation from the club to Master Gardener Norman Freeman on behalf of Spruce Up.

    If interested in joining the Garden Club and participating in fun activities, call Deborah at 766-1063. Guests are welcome at the meetings at 10 a.m., the first Thursday of each month in the ballroom of the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown. 

  • Valieant graduates basic training

    VALIEANT. Air Force Airman Joseph H. Valieant graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2010 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he is the son of Cynthia Valieant of Montgomery, Ala.

  • Veteran to speak at WKU

    Motivational speaker and Iraq war veteran Bryan Anderson will deliver a keynote address at 5 p.m. April 3 at Western Kentucky University’s Downing University Center Auditorium.

    Anderson was serving his second tour of duty in Iraq in 2005 when his convoy was hit by an Improvised Explosive Device. Bryan lost both of his legs and his left hand, making him one of the few triple amputees to have survived the injuries.

  • Hooray for Heroes collecting nominations

    Hooray for Heroes is collecting nominations for the second annual Paul Gray Community Award. This award is given out to an outstanding individual in the community. This nominee must have the following qualifications: a military service or background; highly engaged in the community; display high ethics and morals.

    Please send nominations to ccfraley@hotmail.comor send to P.O. Box 1116, Radcliff KY 40159. The deadline for entries is May 1 and Hooray for Heroes is May 19.