Today's Features

  • Joni Renee Rust of Bardstown and James Burke Phelps III of Hodgenville announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pam Rust and the late Gary Rust. She is a speech language pathologist for LaRue County Schools.

    The prospective groom is the son of Jim and Susan Phelps. He teaches sixth grade at LaRue County Middle School.

    The wedding is at 7 p.m. May 31, 2014, at St. Catherine Church in New Haven with a reception to follow in the St. Joseph Parish Hall in Bardstown.

  • Steve and Sherry Cart of Brandenburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Adam Scott Cart of Brandenburg, to Sarah Elisabeth Belen of Bardstown, daughter of Fred and Gail Belen of Oak Hill, Va.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Gannon University and the University of Cincinnati. She is a doctor of physical therapy at Drayer Physical Therapy Institute in Lexington.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University and Salmon P. Chase School of Law. He is an attorney with Lewis & Preston Law Office in Elizabethtown.

  •  Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 270-735-7845

    KENTUCKY WEATHER.The grass is greener, people are mowing their yards but Mother Nature keeps throwing in a little snow for us. Makes you wonder what summer will be like.

    EASTER.Jesus died on the cross. He was buried in a tomb and he arose on the third day. Jesus lives.

    SUNRISE SERVICE. Howevalley United Methodist Church will host sunrise service at 7 a.m. today. This is a community service held with Vertrees Baptist Church. Breakfast will follow. Pastor is Rose Jones.

  • Mindi and Glenn Slenker of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Nathaniel C. Slenker of Louisville, to Laurean Louise Borie of Louisville, daughter of Pamela and James Borie of Louisville.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of the University of Louisville with a bachelor’s degree in political science and communications. She is employed as an office manager.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223

    The cold weather seems to be trying to hold on.The 80 degree days were nice but weren’t here to stay yet.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to David Reddix, Dayna Gibson, Jamie Martin, Jason Propes, Deanna Jones, Eric Hamilton, Tyler Filyaw, Janine Washle, Kent Hagan, Larry Wyatt, Laconda Wells, Norman Crain, Andi Guzman, Jim Morrison, Wendy Knight, David Washle, Mason Polston, Lucy Logsdon, James Hodges, Herbert Mackey, Beulah Cardin, Shirley Ramsey and Sarah Routt.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 270-862-4844

    Hello friends, as always I hope you all are doing fine. Remember the upcoming event on April 26, the 26-mile long yard sale that begins in Cecilia and goes all the way down to Highway 60. That’s always a lot of fun.

    Then there is the benefit for Timmy Peters at the White Mills Christian Church they are having food beginning at 4 p.m. and the singing with Jackie Dixon. The auction begins at 6 p.m. Come out and helps this young man out.

  • Charles Joyce of Leitchfield will celebrate his 80th birthday April 27, 2014.

    Mr. Joyce owned and operated a bulldozer for more than 30 years in and around the Grayson County area. He resides with his wife, Ilah.

    He has one daughter, Brenda Smith; one son, Joe Joyce; two stepsons, Kevin and Kenton Deibel; nine grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.

    Cards can be mailed to 1562 Stoner Chapel Road, Leitchfield, KY 42754.

  • Kelsi Dayle Sherrard and Corey Andrew Pollard, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pamela and Phillip Sherrard of Cecilia. She is a banker.

    The prospective groom is the son of Lisa and Ron Burgin of Elizabethtown. He is a loan officer.

    The wedding is at 3:30 p.m. April 26, 2014, at Glendale Christian Church with a reception to follow in the Oak Room.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • “Bigger Than Life” will be presented by Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s Toy Box Theatre at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Science Auditorium on campus.

    The play features showman P.T. Barnum assembling a collection of folk heroes to the Elizabethtown stage. Sal Fink, Bess Call, Pecos Bill, Sally Cato and Annie Oakley all appear in the production.

    Children from the audience will have the chance to interact with actors during the one-hour production.

  • In a small POW/MIA Flag Guard ceremony April 4, Sonny Cole and Doug Healey of Sun Dog Machine Shop accepted a plaque in recognition of their outstanding citizenship for honoring veterans by proudly displaying the POW/MIA flag.