• Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant contestants announced

    The Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant is at 8 p.m. July 11, opening night of the Hardin County Fair. Miss Hardin County Fair 2010 Kaleigh Campbell will crown this year’s winner. Twenty-three young ladies will compete for this year’s title. They include:

    Katie Carol Newton, 20, daughter of John and Anita Newton of Vine Grove, sponsored by Nancy McKee.

    Brianna Baker, 18, daughter of Jerry and Jamie Baker of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

    Aaliya Dice, 16, daughter of Joe and Veronica Dice of Radcliff, sponsored by Beauty by Grace.

  • Lions Club has installation dinner

  • Walking Horse Show results released

    The following are results from Grayson County Walking Horse Show held June 25 at Grayson County Ag. and Rec. Park in Leitchfield.
    Class 1 — Stick Horse: Michael Dunn, Maggie Dunn, Madison Dunn, Mackenzie Stillwell, Robby Stannard, Riley Shartzer, Jacob Shartzer all received first-place trophies donated by Dr. and Mrs. Victor Duvall.
    Class 2 — Lead Line: first, Mackenzie Sillwell, Elizabethtown.
    Class 4 — Youth Walking Specialty: first, Preston Hicks, Paducah; and second, Emily Graves, Bell Buckle, Tenn.

  • Judge Shumate receives Law Related Education Award

    Hardin County Dis-trict Court Judge Kimberly W. Shumate received a 2011 Law Related Education Award at the annual Law Day ceremony May 2 at the state Capitol in Frankfort.

  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club highlights June meeting
  • Lions extend a helping hand

    Elizabethtown Lions Club President Brian Dennis, left, presents a check to Helping Hand of Hope Director David Dozer. The Lions appreciate the many services Helping Hand of Hope offers to those in need in the community.

  • Rays celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

    Virgil Ray and Mary Ellen McCorkle Ray of Rineyville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary June 20, 2011.

    The Rays were married June 20, 1951 at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Vine Grove by the Rev. Joe Diemert.

    Mr. Ray retired from the carpenters union in 1983 after building many prominent buildings in Louisville. He suffered a massive stroke and resides at North Hardin Nursing and Convalescent Center in Radcliff.

    Mrs. Ray is a stay at home mother and lives in the original home they built in Rineyville.

  • Campbells celebrate 41st wedding anniversary

    Ezekiel Walter and Betty Campbell of Radcliff celebrated their 41st wedding anniversary July 1, 2011 with a celebration given by their two children and five grandchildren.

  • Coxes celebrate 50th anniversary

    Jimmie and Carolyn Cox of Rineyville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, June 30, 2011. They were married June 30, 1961, at the Church of God of Prophecy by the Rev. Bonnie Barns.
    They have three sons, Timmie, Ricky and Shannon Cox; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
    They will celebrate with an intimate dinner and road trip.

  • Burks celebrate 75th wedding anniversary

    Clifford and Elizabeth Burks of Dublin, Ohio, celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary June 14, 2011.

    They were married June 14, 1936, in Elizabethtown.

    The couple is originally from Upton.

    They have two children, Emily Fraher of Dublin and the late Martha Burks; two granddaughters; and two great-grandsons.