Today's Features

  • Todd Ray Skaggs and Melinda Elliott Skaggs of Hodgenville recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary.

    Mr. Skaggs is co-owner of Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville and Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia. He also serves as LaRue County Coroner.

    Mrs. Skaggs is a nurse with Elizabethtown Physicians for Women.

    They have two children, Trevor, a student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, and Mallory, a sophomore at LaRue County High School.

  • Richard and Lois Himes of Big Clifty and Steve and Peggy Gardner of Owensboro announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Tammy Marie Himes and Steven Gardner.

    The bride to be is a graduate of North Hardin High School and PJ’s College of Cosmetology in Bowling Green. She is a hair stylist and color specialist.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Ownesboro Catholic High School and the University of Kentucky. He is a GIS analyst at Boardwalk Pipelines in Owensboro.

    The wedding is May 17, 2014 in Owensboro.

  • Joe and Fawn Stults of Hodgenville announce the birth of a son, Tate Brisco Stults, on March 28, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Grandparents are Truman and Mary Lou Strader and Charles and Mechel Stults, all of Sonora.

    Great-grandparents are Virgie Tedder and Emogene Gardner, both of Hodgenville.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223

    I think summer might arrive early.Temperatures in the 90s already says summertime.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Leo Dailey,Alicia Runyon, Emily Mastoroudis, Linda Hancock, Mathew Higgason, Morris Leasor, Zack Riney, Celia Meadows, Autumn Bassette, Bobbi Walker, Jeff Bainbridge, Larry White, Luann Brashear, Weston Cordle, Norma McClure, Lettie Lamkin and Bashar Masri.

  • Jordan and Jessica Riggs of White Mills announce the birth of a daughter, Peyton Reese Riggs, on May 3, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    She has a brother, Braiden Riggs.

    Maternal grandparents are Billy and Kim Masterson of Vine Grove. Paternal grandparents are Tim and Shawn Riggs of White Mills.

    Great-grandparents are Vernice Underwood, Margaret Payne and Kenneth and Marjorie Riggs.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

  • Carissa Decker and Edward A. Panknin Jr., both of Vine Grove, were married April 19, 2014, in the Smokey Mountains.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 270-862-4844

    Hello friends, I hope you all are enjoying this wonderful weather we are having. I know I am even though when I am on the bus it sure is hot, but we can’t have everything.

    Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers. Spend as much time with them as you can. They will not always be here to talk to or to love.

  • 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.

    Mark W. Bennington Jr. (1988) pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting. Sentenced to 60 days in jail, probated for two years. Fined $100 plus court costs. Ordered to stay out of Walmart.

  • On April 12 Gerald Bertram, left, and Johnny Williams, right, received plaques from the POW/MIA Flag Guard in recognition of their outstanding citizenship for honoring veterans by proudly displaying the POW/MIA flag. Also pictured is Guardsman Joseph Uhlig.