• del Castillo – Fredericks

    Modesto and Lee Ann del Castillo of Elizabethtown and Dr. Kambiz and Mehrmon Tabibzadeh of Prospect announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Medina del Castillo of Astoria, N.Y., to Frank Fredericks of Astoria, son of Frank Fredericks Sr. of Battleground, Wash., and Duane and Cindy Drake of Shelbyville, Tenn.

  • Barroweses celebrate 50th anniversary

    Steven Barrowes and Hope Richardson Barrowes of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 14, 2012.

    They were married June 14, 1962, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) Temple in Salt Lake City.

    Mr. Barrowes is a retired physicist and Mrs. Barrowes is a retired legal secretary. They are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Elizabethtown.

  • Sparks – Rushing

    Charles and Carolyn Sparks and Richard and Bonnie Rushing, all of Cecilia, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Brittney Nicole Sparks and Samuel Wyatt Rushing.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Elizabethtown High School. She is an office assistant through Workforce Solutions at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of North Hardin High School and is employed at Altec Industries.

  • Johnson – Crowe

    Brenda Johnson and David Crowe, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The wedding is at 3 p.m. July 14, 2012, in the atrium at Severns Valley Baptist Church with a reception and dance to follow at Griffin Manor Club House, 1119 Johnston Road, Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Meyers celebrate 50th anniversary

    Larry Meyer and Janet Groll Meyer of Glendale will celebrate their 50th anniversary June 24, 2012.

    They were married June 24, 1962, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Holgate, Ohio, by the Rev. Donald Schumm.

    Mr. Meyer is retired from Thriftway Lumber in Owensboro and Mrs. Meyer is retired from J.C. Penney. They are members of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    I look at the date I just typed and shake my head in disbelief. Here it is the sixth month of the year, meaning the year nearly is half gone. I can’t imagine how time passes so quickly. I guess it just goes to prove that “Life is like a roll of toilet paper, the nearer the end the faster it goes.” Ha. Just as well laugh and make the most of all the enjoyment about us to be had.

  • Jarrell – Bolin

    Heidi and Rob Jarrell of Vine Grove announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Brandi Nicole Jarrell of Cecilia, to Darrel Anthony Bolin of Cecilia, son of Jeanie and Tracy Bolin of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is June 23, 2012, in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., with a reception to follow upon the newlyweds return home.

  • Watts celebrate 50th anniversary

    Richard and Janice Watts will celebrate their 50th anniversary June 15, 2012.

    They were married June 15, 1962, at Highland Park Wesleyan Methodist Church in Louisville by the Rev. Toler.

    They have a son, Kenneth Watts of Louisville; one granddaughter; one stepgrandson; and one stepgreat-grandson.

    The couple will celebrate with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

  • Rineyville news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Beth Greenwell, Chelsea VanderMolen, Debbye Blair, Nick Holeman, Lisa Thomas, Becky Yates, Lisa Smith, Andrew Pence, Todd Brangers, Ernie Pyzocha, George Clark, Verland Hatmaker, Brandon Yates, Sandy Jones, Norm Copp, Gary Harper, Wendell Smith, Herb Condon and Dana Gaines.

    SPECIAL BIRTHDAY. David E. Thomas celebrates his 60th birthday today.