• Elizabethtown Rotary names CHHS Students of the Month

    Central Hardin High School students Emily Rogers and Matt Nichols were student guests of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Dec. 14.

  • Isaacs guest speaker at Elizabethtown Rotary

    Central Hardin High School Principal Tim Isaacs was the guest speaker at the Dec. 14 meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club.

  • AM Rotary donates toys and clothes

    The Hardin County AM Rotary Club donated $1,350 in toys and clothes to Sunrise Children’s Services on Dec. 3, to help provide Christmas presents to area Foster Children. Guest Speaker Brandi Felser, Chief Development officer for Sunrise Children’s Services accepted the gifts for the organization.

    The Hardin County AM Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. every Friday at the Historic State Theater. Breakfast is catered by Chik-Fil-A.

  • Potted Few holds December meeting and Christmas dinner

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club recently held their December meeting and Christmas dinner at the home of Club president Renate Gosser. Members brought their spouses, and enjoyed a wonderful dinner, camaraderie, and Christmas wishes in the form of a Chinese gift exchange. Several members of the Club also participated in the Wreaths Across America event at Kentucky Veterans’ Cemetery Central in Radcliff.

  • Parents welcome Damarcus Charles

    Heidi Brown and Patrick Huntington announce the birth of a son, Damarcus Charles Huntington, on Dec. 3, 2010. He weighed 3 pounds, 5 ounces and was 15 inches long.

    Grandparents are Doris Brown, Darlene Huntington and Gregg Brown.

  • Joneses celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

    Vernon and Dorothy Jones will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a celebration in their honor from 6 to 8 p.m., Dec. 30, 2010, at Elizabethtown Baptist Church.

    They were married Dec. 30, 1950, at Southern Baptist Seminary by the Rev. Curtis M. Bean.

    They have two children, Debbie Bowman of Louisville and Lamar Jones of Elizabethtown; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Jones graduates from basic training

    JONES. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Ronal D. Jones graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Derek Hines of  St. Louis and Jennifer Jones of Elizabethtown. Jones graduated in 2002 from Normandy Senior High School in St. Louis.

  • Simmons receives Spirit Award

    Susan Simmons, board member of E-SHRM, the Elizabethtown Society of Human Resources, was awarded the Lyle Hanna Volunteer Spirit Award at the KYSHRM Leadership Conference on Dec. 2. The Spirit Award was first introduced in 2005 and is awarded annually to one Human Resources professional in Kentucky who, through their dedication of personal time, resources and expertise, helps to advance the human resources profession. From left, Lyle Hanna, Susan Simmons, E-SHRM board member, and Rita Johnson, 2010 E-SHRM president.

  • Supporting Locks of Love

    Gillian Groomes, 11, holds 10.5 inches of her hair, which was donated to Locks of Love so that wigs can be made for cancer patients. Shirley Foley, master hair stylist with Hair Tech Salon in Elizabethtown, performed the cutting procedure. One year of hair growth was required for Gillian’s hair to reach the minimum donation length of 10 inches. Gillian, a former student at Helmwood Heights Elementary School, is now in the fifth grade in Oldham County Schools.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of John E. Cooper and Hazel Raymer.

    HOLIDAY EVENT. Lakewood Elementary School presented its Christmas program, “A Spirited Christmas,” on Dec. 9 and 10. Elnoah and Kathy Gragson were among the large audience who attended each night. Their grandsons, Zack and Gavan Young, participated in the program.