Today's Features

  • So this column feels a little bit like déjà vu with the added twist that my other half, Rebecca Ricks, and I discovered we have a Bacon Number.

    What’s a Bacon Number, you ask? It sure sounds tasty.

    Read on.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Wanda Ray, Eddie Hawkins, Phyllis Paige, Cole Miller, Vince Carlotti, Dianna Hart, Ernest Anderson, Donnie Baker, Susan Wallace, Zake Kincheloe, Gary Miller, Leona Meadows, Norbie Thompson, Alan Johnson, Lisa Thomas, Stephen Jones, Katie Cowden, Betty Warren, Sue Cecil, Angie Ard, Delton Haraway, Marie VanMeter and Russ Morse.

  • John Morgan of Elizabethtown and Angie Mitchell of Mortantown were married June 22, 2013, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    A reception is from 4 to 6 p.m. June 29 at New Salem Baptist Church, New Salem Church Road in Vine Grove.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

    The couple reside in Morgantown.

  • Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    KENTUCKY WEATHER. Cloudy days with lots of rain. Many people are planting their gardens. Hope the rain didn’t wash their plants away.

  • Kenneth and Sandra Taylor Henson of Cecilia celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a stay at Moors Resort with their children’s families.

    They were married June 7, 1963, at Olive Baptist Church with Brother Richard Edmiston officiating.

    Mr. and Mrs. Henson are retired and enjoy traveling.

    They have four children, Vicki Basham of Cecilia and Annita Cook, Tracy Henson and Marty Henson, all of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello everyone. There are some great events coming up. White Mills Days are just ahead, more details about that to come.

    CHURCH NEWS. First Baptist Church of Eastview will have vacation Bible school from 6 to 9 p.m. July 10 through 12. Everyone is welcome. The church will have exciting things going on and a lot more details to come.

  • Dr. Dorine Geeslin will celebrate her 95th birthday with a reception from 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 22 at Helmwood Healthcare patio, 106 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to join her. Please, cards only, no gifts.

  • Mike and Shelia Lewis of Elizabethtown announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Lewis of Lexington, to Nathan Bay of Lexington, son of Ken and Sharon Bay of Pickerington, Ohio.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Transylvania University and is a mortgage loan originator.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and is a Kentucky Colonel. He also is a mortgage loan originator.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 23, 2013, in Key West, Fla. A reception will follow this summer in Lexington.

  • White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

    I absolutely love this time of year. There are so many wonderful events happening, my son is home from school, the weather has been perfect, and vacation Bible school is coming. What more could you want? Get out and take advantage of all the fun things that are going on in all of our communities.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go out to Darryl Hammett on June 25, Sam Marsden on June 27 and to Justin Sallee on June 28. I hope you all have a blessed birthday.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    We have really enjoyed the storms. The gardens needed the rain. Hopefully, we will have some fresh tomatoes soon.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go David Amos, Mallory Claybaugh, Allison Roe, Josh Lafollette, Aaron Claybaugh, Jeff Gaines, Jenny Cecil, Phil Hancock, Richard Jones, Alane Preston, Linda Puckett, Ralph Brawner, Samuel Adams, Sandy Hornback, Avery Kinder, Glenn Killensworth, Tyler Fulkerson, Linda Hunt, Bethany Meredith and Nancy Ankoviak.