Today's Features

  • Latosha Lynn Riggs of Elizabethtown and Brandon Wayne Laslie of Hardinsburg announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Shiela Middleton and Fineous Riggs of Elizabethtown. She is a student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is the son of Terry Laslie and Deborah K. Robbins of Hardinsburg. He also is a student at ECTC and is an electrician.

    A Sept. 21, 2014, wedding is planned.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Aimee Hunt, Janet Jones, Jarod Jones, Greg Riney, Troy Atcher, Nelson Burnett, Drew Kenny, Anthony Irwin, Squack Jones, Daylin Flowers, Shannon Taylor, Jeremy Taylor, Tony Nall, Vickie Ruckriegel, Ashleigh Stickfort, Brittany Hatmaker, Taylor Meals, Bobby Brangers, Daniel Duda, Tom Billings, John Akers, Brenda Niles, Linda, Brewer, Patty Perkins, Martha Wright, Pam Ellis, Donna Foster and Diana Jacobi.

  • FOWL. Air Force Airman Alexander E. Fowl graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. A 2011 graduate of John Hardin High School, he is the son of Eddie and Tracey Fowl of Elizabethtown.

  • Nate Shreve of the Rineyville Fire Department accepts a plaque from the POW/MIA Flag Guard on April 25 in recognition of its outstanding citizenship for honoring veterans by proudly displaying the POW/MIA Flag.

  • Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1051, Gold Vault Patriots elected and swore in its new officers April 27. From left, Director Percy Godloe, Director/Service Officer James Smith, Director Glenn Norman, Director Phil Johnson, President George Dille, Vice President Robert Griffin, Director Gilbert Richardson and Membership Chairman Wayne Ray.

  • Nine Patchers Quilt Guild members Donna King, Mary Alice Hurt, Margot Van Lengen, Mary Sennot, Mary Ellen Coty, Kathy Garrett, Guild coordinator Joyce Bond, Christy Frazier, Linda Hancock and Lahoma Gray show off just a few of the lap quilts they made and donated to Hosparus of Central Kentucky. Joyce Bond, community projects organizer for the Guild, reported the Guild has donated more than 30 quilts this year for distribution by the Hosparus volunteers. Not pictured is Michelle Foreman.

  • All the world’s a stage, especially at the Hardin County Playhouse and Hardin County Schools’ Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The 2014-15 season has been set and a variety of musical and dramatic offerings are planned for young and old.

  • On March 28, 21 Radcliff Senior Citizens rode the trolley to Golden Corral for the monthly luncheon.

  • Chapter 1050 of the Elizabethtown National Active and Retired Federal Employees met in April after a winter hiatus. Members brought paper products for Clarity Solutions Crisis Pregnancy Center and used books for sale to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association.

    During the business meeting, chapter president Mary Tom Haun shared information and announcements gleaned from April’s State Convention as well as committee chairs.