• ECTC to offer motorcycle training

    Those who always have wanted to ride a motorcycle but need some additional training don’t have to look any further than Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.
    Workforce Solutions at ECTC offers a three-day motorcycle course designed to introduce new riders to motorcycling and provide insight into basic riding skills. The class also helps develop street riding techniques. On-cycle experience is aimed at developing riding skills, safety and confidence, and the course also provides classroom instruction.

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown attends Hosparus Tea

    Eighteen members of the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown either attended or decorated a table for the Hosparus Tea on March 19.
    Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown members, Betty McQuown, Cora Ellen McKinley Hall and Betty Sue French decorated a table for some of the Woman’s Club members. Joining the three ladies are members, Marie Deaton and Jeanne Smith. Member, Nora Sweat also sat at the table.

  • International Club has March meeting

    While home on spring break from Harvard University, Andre’ Crutcher of Elizabethtown, was guest speaker for the Fort Knox International Club at the monthly meeting at Fort Knox on March 18.  Andre’ described his ongoing Freshman Year in Harvard Yard, and fielded many enthusiastic questions from the group.  Club meetings are free and open to the public. For more information call Toni at 272-8664.

  • Parents welcome Kamila India

    Kazim and Kimberly Mohammed announce the birth of a daughter, Kamila India Mohammed, on March 18, 2011, at home. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20¼ inches long. 

    Siblings are Korisha, Jasmine, Aaron and Kazim.

  • Five generations of Hawk-Reynolds family gather

    Five generations of the Hawk-Reynolds family gathered together recently. Back row from left, Diana Hughes Reynolds Cottrell and Deanna Hughes Miles; front row, Mary Hawk Reynolds Gardner, Holli Waddle Butler and Lynli Brook Butler.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Spring is here. I have many flowers blooming in the yard and the trees are beginning to bud. If the snow is over, the weather needs to stay warm.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard 735-7544 

    MARCH.  The weather is unpredictable these days. We had a beautiful weekend last week, then the rain came with cooler temperatures. More and more spring flowers are blooming meaning warmer days must be ahead.

    SHOWER. A housewarming shower will be held for Ricky and Glenda Goodman at 3 p.m. today at Howevalley Elementary School. They lost all of their belongings in a house fire last year. Everyone is invited. 

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    CHURCH NEWS. Don’t forget the Sunday evening service at Stephensburg Missionary Baptist Church tonight. Brother Napper will speak.

    A large crowd attended the first service in the new sanctuary at Center Point Baptist Church last Sunday.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to Katrina Knight in the loss of her father, David L. Knight. David was my son-in-law. He was married to my deceased daughter, Janet M. Knight.

    Sympathy to the family of Joan Van Horne.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Bonnie Cowherd, Connie Drake, Joshua Ray, Tyler Hall, Cheryl Clark, Ethan Kuhn, Tracy Singer, Tamsen Adams, Jesse Alvey, Tucker Yates, David Pike, Kaleigh Ray, Jason Nall, Tony Taylor, Ben Wiseman, Mary Deaton, Ashley Cecil, Rick Egan, Karen Cline, Kathy Taylor, Sylvia Adams, Lisa Wathen, Dave Duda, Cristine Rigsby, Peyton Akers, Lindsay Miller, Angela Pike and Jim Hall.

  • Franklin-Akers

    Lacey Franklin and Joshua Akers, both of Vine Grove, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tom Franklin of Vine Grove and Jayne and Steve Weiandt of Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Kenny and Elizabeth Akers of Mount Sherman and Carol Slinker of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m., April 16, 2011, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.