• South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The kids are back to school and my house is quiet once again. It seems that I get so much more done in the time they are in school but I miss them terribly.

  • Howevalley community news


    By Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    We received some much needed rain. Some places in the county got somewhere between two and four inches in less than an hour. The temperatures still heated up but cooler weather is in sight. Motorist need to remember to slow down when it is raining. Allow more time for yourself when heading to work or any place.

    SCHOOL’S IN. Watch out for those yellow buses and drive slower. Hardin County and Elizabethtown schools are back in session.

  • Hubley

    Kristen Duff and Morgan Hubley were married July 13, 2012, at the Thomas-LaRue farm by the Rev. Steve Hill, pastor of New Horizon Baptist Church in Glendale.

    The bride is the daughter of Dan and Joann Duff of New Bern, N.C., and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Duff Jr. and Ruth Lindsey, all of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Randell Hubley of Clayton, N.C.; and the grandson of Fran MacLean of Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.

  • Parks celebrate 40th anniversary

    Stephen and Nancy Walters Park of Elizabethtown celebrated their 40th anniversary Aug. 12, 2012.

    They were married Aug. 12, 1972, in Magnolia.

    Mr. Park has been the finance director for the City of Elizabethtown for 30 years. Mrs. Park taught at LaRue County High School for eight years and has worked in the learning lab at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College for 12 years.

    They have a son, Thomas Park of Elizabethtown.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends. These past few days have been full of sadness for the communities of Howevalley, Cecilia, Elizabethtown and Eastview.

  • Byerlys celebrate 50th anniversary

    Thomas M. and Joyce Basham Byerly of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th anniversary Aug. 18, 2012.

    They were married Aug. 18, 1962, at Holy Guardian Angel Church in Irvington.

    They have three children, Tammy Allen of Vine Grove, Greg Byerly of Fairfax, Va., and Joseph Byerly of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and 10 grandchildren.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    OUT AND ABOUT. Ervin and Violet Stith visited C.C. Howard at Sacred Heart Home on her 99th birthday Aug. 2. They also visited her sister, Paulette Petkus, who also resides at Sacred Heart Home.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES. Happy belated birthday to Frances Nix and Margaret Copeland. Happy birthday to Amanda Napper and Diane Booker on Aug. 14; Kathy Gragson on Aug. 17; Hannah Childers on Aug. 18; and Anna Booker on Aug. 19.

  • Sims – Clan

    Kenneth and Johanna Sims of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Elisha Kathryn Sims, to Christopher Lee Clan, son of Brenda and Davis Privette and Lee and Chrissy Mansfield and the grandson of Berteana and Wayne Clan.

    The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom was home-schooled and received his GED in 2007. He also is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

  • SpringHaven receives support from Empire Beauty School

    Empire Beauty School representatives presented SpringHaven Domestic Violence Program with a check in the amount of $1,533.23. The money was raised by students and staff by doing several fundraising activities. Empire Beauty School supports SpringHaven throughout the year not only with money but also with clothing, toys and other fundraising events.

  • Shumate speaks at Optimist Club of Radcliff meeting

    Officer Bryce Shumate of the Radcliff Police Department, center, was the guest speaker at a recent Optimist Club of Radcliff meeting. Officer Shumate spoke to the club about Crime Stoppers, a program that encourages residents to call whenever they have information about crime in their area. He is pictured with Maxine High, left, wife of club member Martin “Buzz” High, and club president Mae Knight.