Today's Features

  • Hardin Memorial Health Auxiliary Board members from left, Martha Baughman, Clara Druen, Anna Misrendino, Lela Boix, Mary Lou Givan, Becky Grant and Carlyn Leonard recommended to fellow members and it was approved to donate $25,000 for remodeling Hardin Memorial Health’s cafeteria, $20,000 for publication of a booklet on the history of Hardin Memorial Health in honor of the 60th anniversary and $1,100 to the birthplace for scales. The auxiliary is involved in several projects to raise money for these causes.

  • The legacy of a patron saint will be carried on at the Hardin County Farmers Market Saturday through a series of Catholic prayers.

    The Rev. Daniel Lin­coln, pastor of the St. John Baptist Parish in Rineyville, will conduct a prayer service for farmers, plants and anyone who attends.

    The 10-minute service is a tradition linked to St. Isidore the Farmer, a 10th century Spanish laborer who is regarded as the patron saint of crops.

  • “Million Dollar Arm,” based on true events, is a film with a sweet story that’s full of humor and heart.

    It’s the story of JB Bernstein, played by Jon Hamm (“Mad Men”), a sports agent whose business is in trouble. In an attempt to save it, he goes to India to find a Major League Baseball player through a contest called Million Dollar Arm.

  • Grammy-nominated group Fireflight will headline the third annual Flames of Fire Music Venue MusicFest, which begins at 3 p.m. Saturday at Lakeside Worship Center in Elizabethtown.

    Tickets for the event are $10.50 in advance and $14 at the door. Seating is limited.

    Fireflight has released four albums. Its latest album is titled “Now.”

    Additionally, FFMV Music­Fest will feature Pillar of Fire, The Zach Allen Band and Second Perception. The bands are from Dawson Springs, Nashville and New Albany, Indiana, respectively.

  • Spring has sprung and so have children. Sprung into action, that is.

    It’s inevitable that better weather will induce dormant, lethargic beings to become active, energetic ones. A sunny outdoor environment. after all, is alluring, what with its warming sunshine and burgeoning greenery.

    Part of that springing can be dangerous, though.

  • Veteran comedian and voice­over artist Dave Dugan will headline a Comedy Caravan show at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Historic State Theater in downtown Elizabethtown.

    Dugan, who has made appearances on “The Arsenio Hall Show,” HBO, Comedy Central, FOX, A&E and VH-1, will perform with special guest comedians Todd McComas and Melissa Doran.

  • Faye Cobb Wilson of Linwood will celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. CDT May 17, 2014, at Linwood Community Center.

    She was born May 14, 1924.

    She has three children, Janet Wilson Atwell, Peggy Ross Benham and Billy Wilson; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend the reception. Cards and memories appreciated.

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

    Willard F. and Debbie A. Best to Cynthia T. Griffin, 103 Winter Park Place, Elizabethtown, $139,500.

    Federal National Mortgage Association to Stephanie Rogers and Christopher Rogers, 1345 Kingswood Way, Radcliff, $53,000.

    Gordon and Bernett Board to Steve Redmon Construction Inc., Lot 32, Collinbrook Subdivision, Section 2, Rineyville, $32,000.

  • On a recent spring day, Garden Club of Elizabethtown members traveled to Southern Indiana to visit a unique nursery and gardens. The Munchkin Nursery and Gardens in Depauw, Indiana, has been owned by Gene Bush for 30 years. It specializes in shade-loving plants and their focus is Native and Non-Native Rare Unusual Shade Perennials.  
    After a guided tour of the gardens by Bush, the group was allowed to go to the greenhouses and make purchases.
    Members then drove to Leavenworth, Indiana, for lunch at the Overlook Restaurant.

  • Anne Aubrey, Becky Brecht, Sheila Enyart, Mary Dea McCrory, Marilyn Williams and Florence Mason of the Radcliff Woman’s Club  attended the 119th Annual State convention of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs Kentucky from April 10 through 13 in Louisville.  They were among the 133 attendees from the 93 women’s clubs across Kentucky.