• Smiley graduates from basic and advanced training

    SMILEY.  Army National Guard Pfc. Ciera M. Smiley has graduated from One Station Unit Training (OSUT) at Fort Leonard Wood in Waynesville, Mo., which included basic military training and advanced individual training (AIT). A 2008 graduate of Hamilton High School in Ohio, she is the daughter of Gail M. Smiley of Stone Mountain, Ga., and Eddie L. Smiley of Elizabethtown.

  • Rafferty inducted into Elizabethtown Lion's Club

    New Lions Club member Lion Jeff Rafferty was inducted into the Elizabethtown Lions Club during its weekly meeting March 20. IPDG Tony Bishop presided over the installation. Standing in for Lion Rafferty’s sponsor Lion Garrit McEroy, co sponsor Lion Don Brandenburg presented the Lions Club pin. Lion Rafferty is a retired firefighter and paramedic as well as a military retiree and a newcomer to Elizabethtown. He is no stranger to volunteering and enjoys sharing a common goal for the good of the community and its people.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club members welcome student guests

    Central Hardin High School students Wesley Edwards and Kyle Weiner were student guests at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting April 17.

  • Flaherty High School Alumni Committee back at work

    Five years have passed since their last reunion with more than 600 people attending. The next reunion is Sept. 8 on the old school grounds in Flaherty. All alums should receive a post card about the event in the near future.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers has April meeting

    The Goldenrod Homemakers Club held its regular monthly meeting April 10 at the Extension Office. The meeting was hosted by Regina Goodman.

    During the regular business meeting, officers were elected for the coming year and lesson leaders were chosen.

     Judy Sandfer gave a lesson on “Saving Water and Energy in your Home and Garden.”

  • 4-H Target Master member competes

    By Bonnie Jolly
    County Extension Agent for 4-H/Youth Development

    Youth participating in the 4-H shooting sports program don’t just learn how to shoot better, instead they are taught the importance of pride, responsibility, teamwork, sound decision making, self-discipline and to promote the highest standards of safety, sportsmanship and ethical behavior.

  • Schiller is guest speaker at Elizabethtown Lion’s Club meeting

  • Bluegrass Jammers present donation to Vine Grove City Hall

    Bobby Smith, left, of Vine Grove Bluegrass Jammers presents a check to Vine Grove Mayor Blake Proffitt. The jammers recently held a raffle and collected donations, raising $500, to help off set cost at Vine Grove City Hall, where indoor bluegrass jams are held throughout the winter. Bluegrass pickers and listeners come from places including Louisville, Campbellsville, Bowling Green, Owensboro and local communities to join in the fun. Jams are at 6 p.m. every Friday and are open to all pickers and those who just like to listen.

  • Hall, Frye awarded CKAG Artist of the Month

  • Phillips — Clark

    Jerry and Debbra Phillips of Flaherty announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Andraya Phillips of Flaherty, to Casey Clark of Vine Grove, son of Gail Clark of Vine Grove and Chris and Terry Clark of Lowville, N.Y.

    The bride to be is a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and Samford University. She is a pharmacist.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of North Hardin High School. He is a rural mail carrier.