• 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.

  • MTCI presents donation to SpringHaven

    SpringHaven Domestic Violence Program Executive Director Tanya Thomas, left, receives a Christmas donation from Alesha Hibner and Richard Jernigan, representative of MTCI Accessions Systems Branch- MTT.

  • Scouts camp out at Saunders Springs

    Webelos Scouts from Pack 24, chartered by Longview United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, participated in a weekend campout at Saunders Springs in November. Along with earning several activity badges, they also participated in a service project and built a bridge and enhanced 150 feet of trail.

  • Boatright attends inactivation of USS Enterprise

    BOATRIGHT. Navy Airman Gregory A. Boatright, a 2003 graduate of Bluegrass Military Academy at Fort Knox, along with nearly 12,000 past and current crewmembers, family and friends attended the inactivation of aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65).

    Enterprise, the world’s first nuclear powered aircraft carrier, recently completed its 25th and final deployment and returned to its homeport of Naval Station Norfolk for a scheduled inactivation, held prior to the ship’s terminal offload program and subsequent decommissioning.