• Optimist Club honors winners of fishing derby

    Optimist Club of Radcliff chairman Chris Yates and the winners of the fishing derby, Madison Yates, left, who caught the biggest fish, measuring at 7.5 inches long; and Amory Williams, right, who caught the most fish, five. The fish fry and fishing derby was well attended considering the weather. Guests enjoyed a free meal of fish, hotdogs and all the fixings and then went to the lake at Saunders Springs to fish.

  • St. Vincent de Paul store makes first donation to St. James Church St. Vincent de Paul Outreach

    Judy Banks, director of the St. Vincent de Paul Store, along with store volunteers, Sue Borgerding, Diane Guilment and Dan Petry, present a check in the amount of $1,140 to Mel Miller, president of the St. James Church St. Vincent de Paul Conference. The funds will be used to assist those in need in the community.

  • Woman’s Club members participate in Veterans events


    The GFWC Kentucky Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown honors veterans in November as the nation celebrates Veterans Day.

    Rich Griendling presented a slide presentation of the Veterans Tribute for the Nov. 2 club meeting program. The project has become a dream come true.

    At the November meeting, club members brought personal items, deodorants and white socks to be delivered to veterans at the Veterans Hopsital in Louisville. Approximzately 300 paperback books also were taken to the hospital following the club meeting.

  • Scouts clean up along John Helm Trail

    Brownie Girl Scout Troop 1558 from St. James School recently helped clean up along the John Helm Trail. Trail Supervisor Steve Ginn with Greenspace provided an educational and historical lesson along the trail.

  • Cub Scouts go scouting for food

    Cub Scout Pack 295 from North Hardin Christian School collected more than 700 food items while scouting for food and delivered it to Helping Hand of Hope in Radcliff.

  • Optimist Club members attend conference

    Optimist Club of Radcliff members Frances Lee, left, board member, and Jackie Banks, right, club president, with Jean Claude St-Onge, Optimist International president, who attended the Mid-Atlantic Parallel District Conference in Roanoke, Va. The conference offered several training classes for incoming officers and club members.

  • Christian Women’s Club members host luncheon and bazaar

    The Elizabethtown Area Christian Women’s Connection’s bi-monthly luncheon and annual bazaar was Nov. 12

    Approximately 50 members from Elizabethtown, Radcliff, Hodgenville, Vine Grove, Cecilia, and Leitchfield attended. The guest speaker was Myrna Dozier, a national Stonecroft Ministries speaker from San Antonio. She spoke on “Hot Air Balloons,” where she related her three adoptions and related family problems to riding in hot air balloons and how God always has been faithful in the ups and downs of life.

  • Potted Few Garden Club members gather for November meeting

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club members recently gathered at Caroline’s Alpine Haus in Radcliff for the November meeting, luncheon and to give thanks for their blessings. Renate Gosser was Caroline Moses’ cohost.

    Several members dressed in German traditional attire and all enjoyed hearing about German traditions from Club President Anneliese Knoll.

    The Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Dec 15 at the Radcliff home of Werner and Anneliese Knoll for the annual Christmas potluck dinner and gift exchange. Linda Novak will cohost the event.

  • Heath presents program at Ancestral Trails meeting

    Ancestral Trails Historical Society met in November with Beverly Heath presenting a program on when LaRue County went dry in 1942. She interviewed senior citizens on the topic of moonshine and shared humorous and some tragic stories. The next meeting is Dec. 7. The topic is Pearl Harbor and a tribute to veterans. Everyone is invited to attend. For information, call 862-3209.

  • Cub Scouts assist with Backpack program at Feeding America

    Cub Scout Bear Pack 244 recently helped pack food for the Backpack Program at Feeding America. The scouts packed 1,000 bags of food. Troop members include Braden Dennison, Nathan Woodcock, Nathan Beeler, Connor Paragon, Michael Ammons and Wilson King. Leaders are Mike Dennison and Robert King. Also pictured is Nathan Woodcock’s sister, Miranda Woodcock.