• Elizabethtown Lions Club has March meeting


    St. James Boy Scout Troop 303 were guests of the Elizabethtown Lions Club at their March 15 meeting. Having assisted the club during their 2010 BBQ Chicken Dinner project, the scouts were interested in learning more about lionism.

  • Rainbow Girls of Fort Knox are growing

    The Rainbow Girls of Fort Knox Assembly No. 13 are growing. Rainbow Girls are a Christian service organization for young women age 11 to 21. Just initiated was Kaitlyn Heath. Pictured are Meighan Shumate and Lauren Bretz, both of Western Kentucky University, Meredith Bowman North Hardin Christian School, Karen Poe of the University of Louisville, Kaitlyn Heath North Hardin Christian School, Isabel Ramirez James T. Alton, Anna Phillips of North Middle School, Brittany Mayhew-Lasley and Abby Blair of James T. Alton.

  • Farm Bureau donates to Warm Blessings
  • Friends of NRA has meeting

    Friends of the NRA recently met in preparation for the annual banquet to be held on April 1. The club meets every Wednesday to plan for the annual fundraiser that supports local youth shooting sports. For tickets to the banquet, contact Daniel Cummings at 401-5153.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Leonard Arnett, 2641 Burns Road, Rineyville. Use: garage building.

    David McGee, 590 Deer Run Way, Elizabethtown. Use: deck.

    Ken Sims, 65 Edlin Lane, county. Use: addition.

    Hans and Sheryl Hess, 226 Forest Trace, Radcliff. Use: deck.

  • Warm Blessings buys property

    Recently representatives from Warm Blessings “Soup Kitchen” gathered at KNB for the transfer of the deed for the property at 609 E. Dixie Ave.. in which Warm Blessings operates the meal program.

  • Louisville birders visit Greenspace trail

    Early-morning, spring-like weather March 12 brought Louisville Beckham Bird Club members to Freeman Lake in Elizabethtown. The birders, from left, Nancy Vance, Tom and Colleen Becker, Bill Friel and Tom Barnell identified more than 20 species of water and shore birds within an hour. There was praise for Greenspace’s Greenbelt Trail, which allowed them easy access to the varied birding habitats.

  • Elizabethtown Lions welcome Salak and Tarver

    At a recent meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club guest speakers Christine Salak and Steve Tarver shared with the club why having a YMCA in the area would benefit the community. The YMCA’s mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body. The Y teaches healthy living, social responsibility, youth development and quality of life for seniors. It serves all ages with equal respect and caring. It was Nanette Johnston, superintendent of Hardin County Schools, which gave root to the idea of a YMCA in the area.

  • Brackett-Walters

    Angela Brackett and Robert Walters, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is 2010 graduate of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Nursing Program.

    The prospective groom is the son of Rick and Alesa Walters and is a student in the Medical Information Technology program at ECTC.

    The wedding is March 17, 2011, in Las Vegas. A reception will be held on March 25, 2011, at the Historic State Theater Gallery.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Sister welcomes Caroline Leigh

    Grace Fulkerson announces the birth of a sister, Caroline Leigh, on Dec. 22, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds and was 18 ½ inches long.

    Parents are Kenneth Jr. and Julia Fulkerson of Hodgenville.

    Grandparents are Carlos “Cotton” and Martha Riggs of Hodgenville and Kenneth and Rita Fulkerson of Sonora.

    Great-grandparents are William and Evelyn Fulkerson and Mary Gardner, all of Upton, the late Edward Reynolds, the late Raymond Gardner, the late Herman and Christine Burba and the late Grover and Marie Riggs.