• Nall speaks to Elizabethtown Lions Club members

  • Hall is Artist of the Month for December

    Mary Lou Hall was cho-sen as the Artist of the Month at the December meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild. Her painting is a watercolor titled “Red Wax and Candlelight.” The theme for the month was candlelight or unusual lighting. The next meeting is at 6:30 p.m. March 19 at Nolin RECC in Elizabethtown. Visitors always are welcome. There is a monthly art competition and program. The guild will not meet in January or February.

  • Ruley – Tinnell

    Summer Ruley of Madisonville and James M. Tinnell of Bardstown announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tommy and Beverly Basham of Madisonville, and the prospective groom is the son of Joseph and Betty Tinnell of Bardstown.
    The wedding is at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 29, 2012, at Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown at The 2012 News-Enterprise Bridal Showcase. A reception will follow at Best Western Atrium Gardens in Elizabethtown.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Medley – Wade

    Camille Leigh Medley and Adam Preston Wade, both of Louisville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Billy Joe Medley and Kathy Hutchison of Radcliff.  Her grandmother is Iva Powell and her stepmother is Brenda Medley. She is a 1990 graduate of North Hardin High School and a 1995 graduate of Murray State University. She received her master’s degree in 2001 and Rank I in 2008 from Western Kentucky University. She is a guidance counselor at Fern Creek Traditional High School in Louisville.

  • Parents announce birth of James Thomas Sherrard

    Tim and Kristen Sherrard of Mount Washington announce the birth of a son, James Thomas Sherrard, on Nov. 11, 2011, at Norton Suburban Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    The baby has two sisters, Jenna and Aly Sherrard.
    Maternal grandparents are Tom and Francie Kamer of LaGrange. Paternal grandparents are James C. and Carol Sherrard of Elizabethtown.
    Great-grandparents are Ida Hoskinson, the late David C. Hoskinson, the late James C. Sherrard, Chester and Margaret Brooks, and the late Mable Brooks.

  • Links celebrate 45th anniversary

    Leonard and Jane Link of White Mills celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Dec. 30, 2011.
    Mr. Link is a retired salesman for Tom’s Snack Food, and Mrs. Link is retired from The Cecilian Bank. They attend White Mills Christian Church.
    They have one son, Marty Link, and one grandchild.

  • Five generations of Devine family gather

    Five generations of Gertrude Devine’s family recently gathered together. In front is baby Aalyiah Marie Fox; from left, great-grandfather Vernon Ashlock, great-great-grandmother Gertrude Devine and grandmother Kim Fox; at top, Aalyiah’s mother, Amanda Fox.

  • Melloans celebrate 40th anniversary

    Johnny and Joni Mel-loan of Elizabethtown celebrated their 40th wed-ding anniversary Dec. 31, 2011.
    They were married Dec. 31, 1971, at Cosby United Methodist Church in Hardyville.
    They have two children,  Amanda Williams and Mark Melloan; and four grandchildren.

  • Hummel Military Brief

    HUMMEL. Air Force Airman Christopher S. Hummel graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son Sandy Hummel of Rineyville and Lisa Meredith of Elizabethtown. A 2005 graduate of Hart County High School, he earned an associate degree in 2010 from the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College.

  • DAV members recognized at Christmas dinner

    DAV Veteran Service Officer Dave Jarrett and DAV Chapter 003 Commander Terry Hoyt were recognized at the annual DAV Chapter 003 Christmas dinner for their service to veterans.  Jarrett received a Certificate of Achievement from the Heartland Coalition of Military Veterans for his service as chairman of the Joint Executive Council of Veterans Organizations (JECVO) of Kentucky.