• Sherman speaks at Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting

    Bill Sherman was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting May 22. He is with Score, a group of volunteers who assist small businesses and startups. Pictured from left, Bill Sherman, John Herzfeld, Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Frank Cogswell and Stuart Grossman.

  • Lupresto named CKAG Artist of the Month

    Joyce Lupresto was chosen as Artist of the Month at the May meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild. Her pastel painting, “The Salt March,” will hang in Cobbler’s Café in Elizabethtown. The next meeting of the guild is at 6:30 p.m. June 18, at the Nolin RECC building in Elizabethtown. Visitors are welcome at the meeting and program.

  • Delta Kappa Gamma presents grant to Taylor Cecil

    Taylor Cecil, graduate of John Hardin High School, received a $500 grant in aid from the Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Taylor will enter Northern Kentucky University in the fall to major in elementary education. She is the daughter of Paul and April Cecil. The chair of the Professional Affairs Committee presented the certificate to Taylor. She is pictured with Angie Isaacs.

  • NARFE members gather for May meeting

    Chapter 1050 members enjoy lunch at Ryan’s Steak House after the meeting.

    Elizabethtown Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees met May 7 at the Nolin RECC building in Elizabethtown.

  • Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club members tour Cathedral Gardens

    A tornado ripped through Henryville, Ind., recently, but the Cathedral Gardens survived. Eleven members of the Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club held their May monthly meeting at the gardens.

    After touring via golf carts, members enjoyed a picnic lunch provided by Bonnie Gunter and Ria Malito. During the business meeting, Club President Anneliese Knoll received Jan Colgan’s treasurer’s report and committee reports.

  • DuPlessis piano students perform spring recital

    On May 17, Kitty DuPlessis piano students held a spring recital at First Christian Church in Elizabethtown.

  • SpringHaven staff appreciates community support

    The SpringHaven staff would like to thank the following individuals, city and county staff and businesses for their help during our shelter evacuation as we worked on safe access to our facility.

    The people of Elizabethtown got behind SpringHaven and made things happen so quickly as SpringHaven staff worked night and day to keep the shelter phone lines going and to make sure the clients still were receiving the services they needed.

  • Hardin County companies, volunteers recognized by United Way of Central Kentucky

    On May 7, outstanding volunteers and donors gathered to celebrate United Way of Central Kentucky’s record-breaking 2011 campaign. This thank you event recognized the inspirational volunteers and leadership donors from its five-county region who provide the backbone for United Way of Central Kentucky’s success.

    Marilyn Ford, president and COO of First Citizens Bank, won the Nelson Kelly Volunteer of the Year Award. Ford embodies the essence of United Way, with an unyielding commitment to advancing Education, Income and Health.

  • Sallees celebrate 50th anniversary

    Charles David and Betty Jean Atwell Sallee of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th anniversary today, June 1, 2012.

    They were married June 1, 1962, by the Rev. Earl Sanders at his home in White Mills.

    They have two sons, Alan Sallee of Elizabethtown and Mike Sallee of Scottsville; a daughter, Melissa of Elizabethtown; and eight grandchildren.

    Cards and calls are welcome.

  • Allegro dancers to produce “In the Garden”