• Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    One day it is hot the next day it is cold, but I guess that is typical of spring. I guess this is “Dogwood winter” They are in full bloom at this time. I know as I grew up there were always a series of so called winters, before the weather usually settled to a more regular temperature, following Easter.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    Hope everyone has a safe and happy Easter.

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Tony Yates, Gale Hardy, Allison Scherer, Leon Blair, Conner Taylor, Tooter Thompson, Paige Geer, Mike Ryan, Billy Coffey, Lindsay Berry, Barrett Geer, Jackie Crutcher, Brenton Wilson, Bob Jones, Rue Ammons, Marcella Crewz, Linda Sue Brangers, Debbie Skaggs, Lisa Nesbitt, Lakeena Clifford and Lucky Arnold.

  • Eriksen-Schram


    Dr. William and Sarah Eriksen of Elizabethtown and Dr. Galin and Roberta Schram of Freeport, Ill., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Dr. Kellianne Eriksen and Dr. Nicklaus Schram.

    The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of John Hardin High School. She attended the University of Louisville and in 2010 graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa with a Bachelors of Science and Doctorate of Chiropractic. She works for Eriksen Chiropractic in Bardstown.

  • Sampley-Sturgeon

    Cori Sampley of Elizabethtown and Stephen Sturgeon of Rineyville announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jamey and Netta Sampley of Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Paul and Sharon Sturgeon of Rineyville.

    The wedding is May 7, 2011, at Glendale Christian Church.

    Invitations have been sent.

  • Ogdens celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Ernest Dale and Loretta Seay Ogden of Radcliff celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 23, 2011 with a renewal of their vows and a reception at Stovall United Methodist Church.

    They were married April 25, 1961 in Jeffersonville, Ind.

    Mr. Ogden is retired from the U.S. Army and is a member of Stovall United Methodist Church.

    Mrs. Ogden is a retired bookkeeper and is a member of Stovall United Methodist Church.

  • Peters celebrate 25th wedding anniversary


    Tony K. and Shirley Peters will celebrate their 25th

    wedding anniversary on April 25, 2011.

    They were married April 25, 1986, at Yates Chapel Church.

  • Hays celebrate 35th wedding anniversary


    Larry and Rosemarie Roberts Hay of Stephensburg will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary today, April 24, 2011.

    They have three sons, Phillip, Josh and Chris Hay; and nine grandchildren.

  • Frenches celebrate 66th wedding anniversary

    Bradley and Maxine Warren French of Hodgenville will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m., May 1, 2011, at The Community Room on the square in Hodgenville.

    They were married May 7, 1945 by the Rev. L.B. Cantrell.

    Mr. French is retired from General Electric and is a member of Nolynn Baptist Church.

    Mrs. French is a homemaker and also a member of Nolynn Baptist Church.

  • Akerses celebrate 50th anniversary

    Larry and Alice Jenkins Akers of Sonora will celebrate their 50th anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. April 30, at First Baptist Church of Sonora.

    They were married April 29, 1961, at First Baptist Church of Sonora by the Rev. Archie Allison.

    Mr. Akers is retired from Trinity Trucking, and Mrs. Akers is a homemaker. They are members of First Baptist Church of Sonora.

    They have three children, Ryan Akers and Alicia Reeves, both of Sonora, and Jay Akers of Versailles; and five grandchildren.

  • Area Leaders Tour Elizabethtown Industries

    Representatives from across the county recently toured several industries in an effort to bring awareness of the importance of industry to Elizabethtown, as well as to showcase the clean environment that exists for careers in industry. The group toured Akebono, Mouser Custom Cabinetry, Metalsa and Dow Corning on April 14.