Today's Features

  • The Kentucky 4-H Homecoming, the annual signature event for the Kentucky 4-H Foundation, is at 6 p.m. April 20, at The Hilton Garden Inn in Georgetown.

    This annual event reconnects former 4-Hers with each other, 4-H alumni, as well as with friends, volunteers, and supporters of Kentucky 4-H.

    “The first two 4-H homecomings were huge successes and we expect this year’s event to be even more successful,” said Keith L. Rogers, executive director of the Kentucky 4-H Foundation.

  • Roger and Marchitta Lucas of Cecilia and Les-Tom and Anita Sandfer of Stephensburg announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Halea Brooke Lucas of Cecilia and Eddie Dewayne Sandfer of Stephensburg.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

    The prospective groom also is a 2006 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

    The wedding is at 3:30 p.m. March 30, 2013, at Open Valley Baptist Church with a reception to follow at Pritchard Community Center.

  • After a series of movies that didn’t rate very well at the box office or with the critics, there’s one thing to say about “Olympus Has Fallen”: Gerard Butler is back.

    The film is like “Die Hard” in the White House. It follows the “one man on the inside against the bad guys” formula to the letter. Yet, there are a few less cheesy one-liners than typically are found in this type of movie.

  • Near the end of the movie “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” there’s a piece of dialogue that really sticks with you.

    The serial killer asks the hero why people don’t trust their instincts. When people know something isn’t right, they still go along for the sake of being polite. It’s hard to believe the fear of offending someone is stronger than the fear of pain, the killer says, but it is.

  • Tami Delaney and Gemma Lanzillo deliver stuffed animals to Mission Hope for Kids on behalf of the Hardin County AM Rotary Club.

  • Jey Gregory, a seventh-grader from T. K. Stone Middle School, was the specialguest of the Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution on March 15 at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

    Jey was honored as the chapter winner of the DAR American History Essay Contest. Jey received a certificate, bronze “Excellence in American History” medal and a gift certificate from Barnes and Noble. His essay will advance to state competition.

  • Janice Conder shows a small wall hanging quilt made for a friend with pictures of his cars transferred to fabric during show and tell at the Stitchers Quilt Guild meeting. The Stitchers meet from 6:30 to 9 p.m. the last Wednesday of the month at The Hardin County Extension Office in Elizabethtown.

  • Cindy Gibson, president of the Hardin County AM Rotary Club, welcomes Steve Rice, guest speaker at the March 15 meeting.