• Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard, 735-7845

    AUGUST. August is here and school is back in session. The weather still is hot and humid. Guess it should be because it is still summer after all.

    HOWEVALLEY VERTREES DAY. Howevalley Day festivities information contacts include:

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

     School has begun and the kids are trying to get on schedule. I hope everyone has the patience to endure it.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Dennis Arnold, Donna Colasanti, Nicky Thomas, Megan Noe, Stephanie Day, Barbara Pawley, Nannie Pearl Fible, Catrina Pickerell, Dale Crewz, Loren Troutt, Sandy Peace, Sharon Marcum, Bri Gibson, Shannon Miller, Bettina Marple, Steve Fohl, Corey Smith, Finley Luperchio and Evan Coppersmith.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    BACK HOME. Kandy Davis Swanson and son, Chance, have returned home to Manteca, Calif., after spending 10 days in the area visiting family and friends. She spent several days with her dad, G.A. Davis, and also visited her grandmother, myself.

    SLEEPOVER. Elnoah and Kathy Gragson’s grandchildren, Conner, Logan and Sydney Thompson and Zack and Gavan Young spent last Wednesday with them. Chloe Thompson spent last Saturday with her grandparents.

  • Arredondo celebrates 90th birthday

    Samuel “Sam” Arrendondo celebrated his 90th birthday on July 23, 2011, with a celebration attended by friends and family from around the country.

  • Traas

    Julie Chism and Daniel Traas, both of Radcliff, were married Aug. 1, 2011, in Radcliff by Douglas Goodman.

    The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sandra Ware of Flaherty.

    The groom is the son of Leroy and Dorise Traas of Michigan.

    Maid of honor was Gabriele Zeitner of Radcliff.

    Best man was Shane Zeitner of Radcliff.

    After a wedding trip to Las Vegas, the couple reside in Radcliff.

  • Westfall

    Krista Rogers and John Westfall of Owasso, Okla., were married July 9, 2011, at St. James Catholic Church by Father Chuck Walker.

    The bride is the daughter of Larry and Veronica Rogers of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of James and Maureen Westfall of Johnsburg, Ill.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.

    Matron of honor was Angie Hogge; bridesmaids were Maya Bhat, Nora Squires, Karynn Thomas and Kate Westfall; and flower girls were Maggie Westfall and Grace Hogge.

  • Cecils celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Elroy and Ruby Thompson Cecil of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 1 to 5 p.m. Aug. 14, 2011, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Vine Grove.

    They were married Aug. 12, 1961, at St. John Catholic Church.

    Mr. Cecil is a civil service employee and a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church.

    Mrs. Cecil is a housewife and also is a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church.

  • Bond-Lally

    Mr. and Mrs. Keith Bond of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Leslie Allyn, to Brandon Thomas Lally, son of Jody Lally of Mason, Ohio, and Thomas Lally of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in elementary and special education. She is pursuing a master’s degree in literacy at the University of Kentucky. She is a second grade teacher at Lincoln Trail Elementary School.

  • Elmore-Marr

    Michael Elmore of Morgantown and Melinda Elmore of Upton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Shayla Elmore, to Ethan Marr, son of Jerry and Trisha Marr of Upton and Angie and Steve Murphy of Eastview.

    The wedding is at 6:30 p.m. CDT Aug. 12, 2011, at Nolin United Baptist Church, 2539 Briar Creek Road in Mammoth Cave.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.