• Wesley Hilltop seniors celebrate Halloween

    On Oct. 25, Wesley Hilltop seniors dressed up in Halloween costumes. From left, Lucille Harper, Judy Sandfer, director Becky Thompson, Evelyn Pascoe, Olivia Kizinkiewicz and Vera Davenport.

  • Sweat appears on 'Great Day Live'

    Nora Sweat, center, Elizabethtown author of “Mama and Me: A Collection of Central Kentucky Recipes,” recently appeared on “Great Day Live” on WHAS-TV with hosts Rachel Plat, left, and Terri Meiners. Sweat spoke of her book nd demonstrated a pumpkin roll as an alternative to pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. 

  • Garden Club of Elizabethtown members gather for November meeting

  • Hardin County students attend APES

    Each year the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service and Nolin RECC, along with many other local businesses and volunteers, have sponsored the American Private Enterprise program.  Working closely with counselors from North Hardin, Central Hardin, John Hardin, Fort Knox High, Elizabethtown High, Faith Home School and North Hardin Christian School, more than 40 high school juniors attended an interactive two-day seminar that increased their knowledge of the American economic system.

  • A White Mills Christmas
  • Wileys celebrate 50th anniversary

    Lee and Mary Smith Wiley of Radcliff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, Nov. 30, 2012.

    Mr. Wiley retired from the Army as a sergeant first class with the engineer board and from TACK. He attends New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Wiley retired after 29 years from Rivercity.

    They have three children, Paxton Wiley and Tanya Wiley, both of Radcliff, and Anthony Wayne Wiley of Clarksville Tenn.; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

  • VFW hosts turkey shoots

    At 1 p.m. Saturdays, VFW Post No. 102891 hosts a turkey shoot in the rod and gun club building on the property. Pat LeChevalier, VFW member, is chairman of the turkey shoot committee. He has several assistants to ensure the event is conducted safely. Participants shoot at a paper target and the one with the most pellet holes in the center wins a prize. There usually are 18 to 25 participants, two of whom are female. LeChevalier gives a safety briefing before shooting begins and a safety person monitors each position.

    To join, call 877-2138.

  • Wesley Hilltop seniors visit Lindsey Wilson College

  • Hazzard to attend President’s Leadership Seminar

    An associate professor from Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is one of 18 faculty and staff members selected to participate in a seminar to promote and strengthen leadership traits and advance the states 16 community and technical colleges as well as each participant’s personal and professional goals.

    Michael B. McCall, president of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, released the list of invitees to his 2013 President’s Leadership Seminar, which begins in January. Michael Hazzard was selected from ECTC.

  • VFW provides background on Buddy Poppy Program

    Hopefully everyone has seen the red flowers VFW and Ladies Auxiliary members distribute throughout the year. The following is background information behind those flowers.

    Since 1922, the Buddy Poppy has been an integral part of the VFW community. As VFW’s official memorial flower, the Poppy represents the blood shed by American service members. It reiterates VFW will not forget their sacrifices.