Today's Features

  • Author Martha West will be signing her children's book "Run, Run as Fast as you Can" Sunday at First Christian Church in Elizabethtown. The book follows Gingerbread Lamb who is trying to stay on the right path but comes in contact with obstacles along the way.

  • Comedian Groucho Marx is attributed as saying “Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.”

    Jim Weise is outside of a dog in a big way.

    Weise was among those who helped re-establish Friends of the Hardin County Public Library last May, and he became president of the organization.

    “We started out with a book sale and had a second book sale,” Weise said.

    After the second book sale, membership grew from around 25 to about 67, he said.

  • Howevalley
    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845
    KENTUCKY WEATHER. Beautiful rain. We so much needed it. I’ve seen on Facebook where people were saying they needed rain for their gardens to grow.
    GET-WELL WISHES. Get-well wishes to Frankie Vertrees, Gregory Goodman, Ovel Goodman, Thelma Dunn, Mary Goodman, Mike Nall, Sierra Covin, Opal Smallwood and Cathy Morgan.

  • Cecilia
    Irene Dodson, 270-862-3808
    Hope everyone had a great week, I have been enjoying the summer weather. My son Wayne brought us some squash from his garden the other morning. What a delight to have fresh vegetables. I fried some and fixed a small one to eat raw with a sandwich one day for lunch. Those were the yellow squash, I haven’t tried any of the zucchini yet.
    BACK HOME. Ruby Parker returned home last week after an extended visit with her daughter in Georgetown. After falling and breaking her wrist several months ago.

  • Betty Pullen, 270-862-4844
    Hello friends, as always I hope all of you are doing well. The heat is really getting up there and I just wonder how hot it will get before summer is over. I hope not too bad.

  • White Mills
    Terri Spencer, 270-862-4604
    What a great week I have been having. I have been at First Baptist Church of Eastview every night for vacation Bible school. The youth I work with from Christian Youth in Action have been teaching and doing a wonderful job. The kids are having so much fun and learning so much about the Bible. It ends tomorrow, Thursday, and I will be sad to see it end. It has been amazing being with Brother Scott Curle and all of the folks from the church.  Thanks to Michelle Hart for arranging it all and allowing us to come and teach.

  • Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223
    The heat has been awful this past week. I hope everyone has stayed cooled off in the air conditioning or in a pool.
    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Ashley Dixon, Norma Alvey, John Kinder, Alane Preston, Linda Puckett, Ralph Brawner, Samuel Adams, Dillan Carlisle, Emili Latham, Stacy Corey, Jerry Ramsey, Christine Stuteville and David Ramey.
    ANNIVERSARY. A happy anniversary wish goes to David and Marcella Best on Monday.

  • Rineyville
    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973
    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Sue Cecil, Angie Ard, Delton Haraway, Marie Van Meter, Russ Morse, Becky Smith, Dean Moreland, Rachel Carder, Will Hart, Josh Johnson, Robin Caudill, Jack Hart, Marrisa Youravich, Kyle Terry, Kelly Taylor, Charlene Brangers, Cathy Pike, Bradley Chapman, Mary Kay Hearn, Louis Lawson, Sean Irwin, Peggy Lewis, Joshua Davis, Randall Carman, Aaron Nall, Eli Kuhn and Cleo Gibson.

  • Retired Command Sgt. Maj. and Mrs. Louis Angelucci of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Catherine Ann Angelucci of Elizabethtown, to Ryan James Neuman of Elizabethtown, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Neuman of Vine Gove.
    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Leilehua High School in Wahiawa, Hawaii. She is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.

  • Benjamin “Ben” and Elvira “Elvi” Guth Witt of Radcliff celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 4, 2014.

    They were married July 4, 1964, in Friedberg, Germany.

    Mr. Witt retired from the U.S. Army in 1982 and from civil service in 2004. He has worked for Spirit Miller Trucking since 2004.