Today's Features

  • Katelan Elizabeth Crabtree and Eric Bruce Arnold, both of Roscoe, Illinois, were married March 29, 2014, in Roscoe.
    The bride is the daughter of Leah Donna Crabtree and Steve and Suzanne Crabtree, all of Elizabethtown.
    The groom is the son of Clay and Debbie Arnold of Roscoe.
    The couple resides in Roscoe.

  • Retired Master Sgt. Leonard and Mrs. Jacquelyn Cohen of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Kimberly S. Cohen of Elizabethtown to Kyle M. Watson, of Jackson, Mississippi, son of Dr. Earl C. Watson of Clewiston, Florida, and the late Kyra Robertson Watson.
    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Mannheim American High School in Mannheim, Germany, and is a graduate of the University of Kentucky Community College with an associate of applied science in business. She works as an assistant manager at a local bank.

  • Ms. Sarah Quesenberry-Graham of Buffalo announces the engagement and forthcoming wedding of her daughter, Chelsie Fay Morrison, to Michael Ray West, son of Mr. and Mrs. Garland West of Brandenburg.
    The bride-to-be is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary education and is a second-grade teacher at Brandenburg Primary School.

  • At the dining room table in her Eliza-bethtown home, Tammy Dye operates an Italian pasta machine, turning the handle to produce a thick, doughy blue and red-violet material.

    Unlike the pasta for which the machine was devised, this material is not edible. It’s polymer clay, a form of plastic, which Dye uses to create jewelry and other items.

    “I think I was attracted to polymer clay because it has color,” Dye said.

    The medium has caught her interest to the point she has taken workshops and has taught it to her high school students.

  • As part of the restaurant’s reopening celebration, O’Charley’s on Hurstbourne Parkway in Louisville recognized U.S. Army veteran Kyle Lankford and Army Sgt. First Class David Kearns as Hometown Heroes. Both men are Purple Heart recipients.

  • Lincoln Trail Elementary students visit Atria Senior Living to spend quality time with residents at breakfast. The students surprised residents with handmade clay pots and blankets, participated in the morning conductorcise and sang with residents.

  • By Donny Gill

  • The following property transfers are listed on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown. FMV means fair market value and typically is based upon assessed taxable value.

    EH Pooled Investments LP to Paul D. Greenwell, 100 Milby Lane, Elizabethtown, $29,000.

  • The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

  • I have come to the realization I live a somewhat selfish life. I open a refrigerator full of food and claim I have nothing to eat or open a closet full of clothes and whine that I have nothing to wear.

    Most nights, I sit under the shelter and safety of a home and watch television only to complain about what I lack in life.

    It dawns on me how selfish my life is when I realize while I have all this there are children in our country and around the world who have none of these things.