• Lyonses celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Dale and Jane Lyons will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house given by their children and grandchildren from 4 to 6 p.m., Oct. 23, 2011, at College Heights United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown.

    They were married Oct. 28, 1961 by the Rev. Trevis Otey at Glasgow Baptist Church in Glasgow.

    They have been members of College Heights United Methodist Church since moving to Elizabethtown 36 years ago.

    They have two children, Dala Louthan and Chuck Lyons; and two grandchildren.

  • Yateses celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Harold and Agnes Singer Yates of Vine Grove celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 25, 2011, with an open house at the Knights of Columbus Hall.

    They were married Sept. 23, 1961 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.

    Mr. Yates is the retired owner of Harold’s Auto Service in Radcliff, which he started in 1973.

    Mrs. Yates is originally of Rineyville. She has worked at North Hardin Insurance Agency for 35 years as a commercial lines manager. She has been in the St. Brigid Choir for 25 years.

  • Puckett-McCamish

    Jared and Lora McCamish of Cecilia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Puckett of Cecilia, to Matthew McCamish of Cecilia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Central Hardin High School. She is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom is the son of Gary McCamish and Barbara McCamish, both of Cecilia. He is a 2010 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Phoenix Bearings.

    A wedding reception is at 5 p.m., Oct. 29, 2011, at White Mills Baptist Church.

  • Peak wedding

    Michelle Nickell and William Peak of Big Clifty were married May 14, 2011, at Doe Run Inn in Brandenburg.

    The bride is the daughter of Ralph and Jenny Nickell.

    The groom is the son of Greg and Lillian Peak of Elizabethtown.

    The bride was given in marriage by her brother, Duke Nickell.

    Matron of honor was Susie Madden;bridesmaids were Brittany Gregory, Melissa Peak and Jennifer Mayfield;and flower girl was Lilly Smallwood.

  • Ayers

    Tiffany Starr Willis  and Ronald William Ayers III were married Sept. 17, 2011, in an outdoor wedding at Pine Valley Golf Course.

    The bride is the daughter of Ann and David Cash and Edgar “Corky” Willis.

    The groom is the son of Ronald William Ayers II and Neil and Elizabeth “Betty” Richter.

    Maid of honor was Courtney Killinsworth; and bridesmaid was Amanda Johnson.

    Best man was Stu Lahotta; and groomsman was Luke DeRuiter.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers Club holds September meeting

    The Goldenrod Homemakers Club held its regular monthly meeting on Sept. 13 at Eastview Church. It was hosted by Lois Hay and Minnie Miller. Total in attendance was 26, including three visitors. Yearbooks were handed out and hostess duties were assigned for the coming year. Sheila Stolz brought in the cookbooks the club had designed. Sales are already brisk and books can be obtained from any club member.

    After the regular business meeting, Alice Bennett gave a lesson on “Meats 101.” Fellowship followed and secret pal gifts were exchanged.

  • Potted Few Garden Club holds September meeting

  • Elizabethtown Woman’s Club holds October meeting

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown held their monthly meeting on Oct. 7 at the Brown Pusey House.

    Diane Willis, 2nd Vice President introduced the speaker, Sharon Thompson, Director of Red Cross in Hardin County and several other surrounding counties. She informed the club of day to day needs and stressed the importance of volunteers to help the Red Cross program run smoothly.

  • Scouts attend event at Churchill Downs

    Boy Scout Troop 24 and Cub Scout Pack 24, chartered by Longview United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, spent a weekend camping on the infield at Churchill Downs. The Lincoln Heritage council sponsored the First JamboRama event which included activities for Cub Scouts such as push mobile races, archery, bb shooting and volleyball. Events for Boy Scouts included competitions for patrols as well as merit badge courses. The highlight for everyone was the chance to camp on the infield at Churchill Downs with several hundred other scouts from around the region.

  • Thank you for help with benefit

    I would like to thank those who worked so hard on the Aidan Harris Benefit.