• Bishoff-Schmidt

    Anthony and Vivian Bishoff of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Beth Bishoff of Elizabethtown, to Michael Schmidt of Nashville, Tenn.

    The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a May 2011 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Kentucky with a Doctorate of Pharmacy. She is employed at Rite-Aid in Elizabethtown and in June will be a pharmacy resident at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

  • Pitts-Drake

    Charlie and Connie Drake and James and Rebecca Pitts announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Brad Drake and Kayleigh Pitts.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m., June 11, 2011, at Vine Grove City Hall, 300 W. Main St., Vine Grove.

    All friends and relatives invited to attend. 

  • Vances celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

    George and Rebecca Mabe Vance of Upton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m., May 29, 2011, at Upton Baptist Church.

    They were married May 29, 1951, in Gallatin, Tenn.

    Mr. Vance retired from Down Corning after 25 years and Mrs. Vance retired from Rider’s Bestway.

    They have two children, Teresa Wilcox and Neil Vance; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. No gifts please.

  • Thompsons celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Norbert and Bonnie Thompson will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception in their honor from 4 to 9 p.m., May 28, 2011, at American Legion Post 113 located on Ring Road in Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited.

  • Brody welcomes Jovie Rose

    Brody Johnson  announces the birth of a sister, Jovie Rose Johnson on March 30, 2011. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Eric and Regina Johnson of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Steve and Denise Johnson of Elizabethtown, David and Theresa Padgett of Brandenburg and Gary and Blanca Goff of Ruidoso, N.M. 

  • Registration coming up for Hardin County Fair pageants

  • Stader completes Navy basic training

     STADER. Navy Seaman Evan M. Stader, son of Katrina M. Reeves of Vine Grove  and David C. Stader of Fishers, Ind., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. 

    Stader is a 2010 graduate of Fishers High School of Fishers. 

  • Games Speaks To Rotary Club Members

     Rick Games of the Elizabethtown\Hardin County Industrial Foundation was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting May 17. Pictured are Rick Games and ElizabethtownRotary Club President Cathy Williamson. 

  • Right to Life Kentucky Heartland hosts annual Youth Rally for Life

  • Alexis Donates Hair To Children In Need

     Alexis Belme, a second-grader at New Highland Elementary School, donated more than 10 inches of hair to the Pantene Beautiful Lengths program, which makes wigs for people in need because of cancer or other illness.