• Rolling Thunder members gather for December meeting

    Rolling Thunder Inc Kentucky Chapter Four held its monthly membership meeting Dec. 2. Two new members joined,Rick Wright and Jeff Auberry. Suzanne Wright and Angie Auberry were guests. Visiting from another chapter was Richard Lopez. Local visitors Lanny and Larry King spoke of their gratitude to Rolling Thunder for its role in the community and how it has helped individuals and veterans. Junior member Shelby Justice received a patch from her grandfather and club President Jim Justice.

  • Stevensons celebrate 40th anniversary

    Don and Vicki Stevenson of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary today, Dec. 16, 2012.

    They were married Dec. 16, 1972, in Spokane, Wash.

    Mr. Stevenson was raised in Spokane and retired as a lieutenant colonel from the U.S. Army. Mrs. Stevenson was raised in Seattle and is employed at Seasons of Elegance.

    They have three children, Stacy Stevenson Nichols, Capt. Todd Stevenson and Jessica Stevenson; and seven grandchildren.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

     Hmmm....still waiting on some snow.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Abbey Sorrells, Mary Fritz, Pam Leasor, Gary Coffey, Meghan McGuffin, Teri Goodman, Dylan Beger, Mason Martin, Linda Wade, Mary Ann Ball, Kelly Kean, Tara Graziano, Andy Brawner, Brett Gregory, Becky Burgess, Mark Ramsey and Steve Ash.

    ANNIVERSARIES. Happy anniversary wishes goes to Larry and Betty Jaggers today; Tim and Angie Issacs on Wednesday; Shirley and Mike Harmon on Friday; and Bill and Ginny Kean on Saturday.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    I still can’t grasp the feeling it is almost Christmas, I guess this weather doesn’t indicate that time of year is here. Though I for one have been enjoying the warmer temperatures and beautiful sunshine.

    OUT AND ABOUT. We enjoyed eating lunch with the Modern Woodmen the past week. This month we ate at Kentucky Fried Chicken. I don’t know as yet where the next meeting will be. We enjoy the meal and fellowship with friends.

  • Eastridge – Piper

    Pat and Donetta Eastridge of Sonora announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brandi Eastridge, to Bo Piper, son of George and Kathy Piper of Sonora.

    The bride-to-be graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in middle grades education. She is a language arts teacher with Hart County Schools.

    The prospective groom attended Elizabethtown Community and Technical College and is employed at Altec Industries.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    The weather finally has gotten colder. It seems more like December. I can’t help but wonder when we will get some snow. We did have some snow showers Dec. 10. I hope we will have a white Christmas.

    CLUB NEWS. The HowevalleyVertreesCommunity Club will have its holiday meal and meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday. The meat will be provided. Please bring dishes of food to share. All members and their families are encouraged to attend.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 727-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays includes our great-grandson Gage Myers, Scott Blair, Julia Holeman, Abbie Newton, Matt Reed, Amy Carr, Chuck Padgett, Mikey Colasanti, Tina Shacklette, Mimi Pike, Paul Pate, Bobbie Wiseman and Jeff Brock.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends. As always, I hope everyone is well. The weather has once again been something else, cold late at night and early mornings and warm as spring in mid day. What a way to start of the winter.

  • Zonta Club of Elizabethtown hosts Christmas Tea Party

    The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown hosted its Second Annual Christmas Tea Party on Dec. 2 at the Brown-Pusey House. Members served more than 50 guests.

    A scholarship was presented to Jessica Ryan, the 2012 Amelia Earhart Essay Contest winner, at the tea. Ryan is in the nursing program at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    Proceeds from the tea are used for scholarships and to support local, national and international Zonta service projects to improve the status of women.