• Rineyville Community News

    Rineyville News

    By Gail Pike


    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Joyce Nall, Branden Vincent, Will Davis, Lilianna Brangers, Hannah Kuhn, Debbie Berenbroick, Curmet Meadows, Mary Margaret Vittitoe; Jeffrey DeWitt; Sarah Circle, Jesse Reesor, Mark Thomas, Judy Bishop, Robin Gruenke; Tracy Gibson, Joe Thomas, Laro Swift, Keith Garner and Richard Price.

    BELATED BIRTHDAY. Happy belated 21st birthday to Amanda Hillsamer. Her big day was July 8 and she celebrated with a trip to Florida.

  • CKAG Names Milliner Artist Of The Month

    At the June18 meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild, Sharon Milliner was selected by the attendees as Artist of the Month. The theme for August was “Covered Bridges,” and her painting was entitled “Over the Elkhorn.” The painting is featured at Cobbler Café in downtown Elizabethtown. The next meeting of the CKAG is at 6:30 p.m.  July 14 at the Nolin RECC building on Ring Road in Elizabethtown. Visitors are welcome.

  • Colgan Adds Patriotic Theme To Barr Library

    The Potted Few Garden Club places a flower arrangement each month at the Barr Library at Fort Knox for the community to enjoy, and this July patriotic contribution is from Jan Colgan, left, who stands with Jennifer from the library. The next Garden Club meeting is Sept. 21.

  • Neary graduates from sergeant’s academy

    On June 24, Sergeant David P. Neary of the Elizabethtown Police Department graduated from the Department of Criminal Justice Training’s (APS) Academy of Police Supervision. The APS, also referred to as the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week, 120-hour, training program for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list.

  • North Hardin Lions Club installs officers

    The North Hardin Lions Club installation of new officers was June 21 at the North Hardin Lions Club building. The guest speaker was district governor Lion Tony Bishop from the Elizabethtown Lions Club and his wife, Becky.

  • Borders celebrates 75th birthday

    Charles R. Borders will celebrate his 75th birthday with an open house given by his daughter and son-in-law from 6 to 9 p.m., July 16, 2011, at 435 Hargan Road in Vine Grove.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Sister welcomes Raymond Charles II

    Abigail Rechtin announces the birth of a brother, Raymond Charles Rechtin II, on May 24, 2011, at Baptist East Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Ray and Tabitha Rechtin of Louisville.

    Maternal grandparents are Freddy and Kathi Thomas of Elizabethtown, and paternal grandparents are Dave and Judy Rechtin of Fort Wright.

  • AUSA presents WKU with membership award

    Western Kentucky University alumni Kendra Stewart, Dr. Ron Stephens from WKU and AUSA President Gene Gudenkauf. Dr. Stephens is receiving the five-year AUSA membership award on behalf of the university.

  • Lions Club members honored as Melvin Jones recipients

    The Elizabethtown Lions Club honored two of its members as Melvin Jones recipients at the club’s June 28 installation dinner. A Melvin Jones recipient is one who exhibits outstanding humanitarian services.

  • Williamson speaks to Rotary members

    Cathy Williamson, outgoing president of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club was the speaker at the meeting June 28. She gave a review of the club’s success in many areas in the past year. Pictured with Cathy is Michael Owsley. He presented Cathy with a plaque honoring her successful year as president.