Today's Features

  • Kevin and Donna Clark of Sonora announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Chasity Clark of Cecilia, to Levi Meredith of Cecilia, son of Lynn and Michelle Sweet of Cecilia.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2011 graduate of Galen College of Nursing. She is a financial representative for Modern Woodmen of America.

    The prospective groom is a 2006 graduate of Central Hardin High School. He is an administrative technician for Hardin County Water District No. 2.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223

    I hope everyone is enjoying the sunshine. I think spring finally has arrived for a while.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Wendell Jolly, Brent Miller, Curtis Winfrey, Lois Wright, Jeannie Butler, Jesse Miller, Carol Ferguson and Kristen Cardin.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include my son Gabe Pike, David Thomas Jr., Ronald Yates, Alex House, Nancy Peden, Sam Carrico, Zach Thomas, Jeanne Crockard, Sidney Brigman, Jared Blaise, Domimic Paluomo, Chuck Crutcher, Leann Blair, Maddie Cecil, Tammy Herrin, Nell Mattingly, Mary Ann Brangers, Linda Thomas, Diana Carr, Ralph Tucker, Sarah Bunnell, Debbie Whelan, Gary Prather, Rachel Wiseman, Connie Hayse, Lila Fay Caver, Molly Burba, Shauna Powell, Michaela Brangers and George Brangers.

  • Sarah Beth Nall of Glendale and Thomas Sargent of Sonora announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of David and Linda Nall of Glendale.

    The prospective groom is the son of Timothy and Carrie Sargent of White Mills.

    The wedding is at 1 p.m. May 10, 2014, at Glendale Christian Church with a reception to follow in the fellowship hall of Highway of Holiness Church in Eastview.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Haydon of Bardstown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Katie Haydon, to Charlie Baldwin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Baldwin of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Bellarmine University with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She is employed at Pediatric Associates of Elizabethtown and Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom also is a graduate of Bellarmine University. He is an account executive with WAKY and WLVK radio stations.

  • Brothers-in-law Lloyd Conder, formerly of Elizabethtown, and Ernie Chambers, formerly of Radcliff, will have a joint 70th birthday celebration at 2 p.m. CDT today, April 6, at the Anneta Fire House in Grayson County.

    For information, call 270-735-5006.

  • Pat Kirtley and friends will appear Saturday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School as a part of Trinity Music Productions’ Acoustic Guitar Masters Concert Series.

    Kirtley’s music is a blend of Merle Travis and Chet Atkins with a contemporary electric style. A news release states that Kirtley “penned a virtual library of lyrical compositions for guitar.”

    He was named the U.S. National Fingerstyle Champion in 2006 and is an inductee of the Thumbpicking Hall of Fame.

  • Local photographer David Toczko is releasing his latest book, “South Union Shaker Village” from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Friday at the South Union Shaker Village in Logan County.

    The book benefits preservation efforts of the Shaker Museum at South Union. It contains more than 250 color photos showcasing the structures, lifestyle, architecture and culture of the village

    Located west of Bowling Green near Auburn off U.S. 68, the village was an active community from 1807 to 1922.

  • Glen Rice returns Friday to the stage at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The “It’s a Family Affair” concert, which begins at 7 p.m., is Rice’s opener for the 2014 concert series, now in its ninth year.

    Special guests include Allie Shae Hash, Clint Sapp, Tiffany Puckett, Ricky Puckett, Camryn Reynolds, Grace Farmer and Matthew Dyer.

    Rice will be joined by friends Ron Benningfield, Glenn Williams, Wayne Sexton, Lou Bingham, Ron Browning, Tony Cook and Camille Turner.

  • "Behold, my friends, the spring is come; the earth has gladly received teh embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love!"

    Sitting Bull


    Signs of spring are beginning to show throughout the area as warm days and nights and rain make the grass turn green, flowers open and trees bloom as hopefully the last snow and extreme cold of the season has passed.