Today's Features


    Hollie Sexton and Greg Milby, WQXE morning show hosts, recently created bowls, which will be sold, along with other community leader bowls, during the Warm Blessings “Empty Bowls” Dinner and Community Leader Bowl Auction. The event is from 4 to 7 p.m. March 9, at the Warm Blessings facility, 609 E. Dixie Ave., in Elizabethtown. The auction will begin at 5 p.m. with Auctioneers Kenny Lewis and Dennis Parrett.



    The monthly meeting of Rolling Thunder Inc. Kentucky Chapter Four was held Feb. 2.

    Receiving patches were members Kathy Austin and Dan Zebrauskas. A certificate of merit was presented to Jim Bargoil in recognition of his outstanding service during the Vietnam War. This citation was among those given by the past mayor of Louisville JJ Abrams back in 2012.

    Terry Colgrove is the chapter’s new liaison officer and will keep everyone updated on Fort Knox happenings.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club Feb. 10 meeting opened with President Becky Brecht welcoming members and guests and President-elect Sheila Enyart leading the Pledge of Allegiance.

    Arveeda Gordon provided the spiritual moments and a blessing for the food prepared by the refreshment committee.

  • Christian recording artist Jamie Grace brings her Do Life Big tour to First Christian Church in Elizabethtown at 7 p.m. March 6.

    The 2012 Grammy-nominated and Dove Award-winning singer and songwriter has toured with artists including Toby Mac, Newsong and Matthew West.

    She’s known for songs such as her debut single, “Hold Me,” featuring Toby Mac, and “Beautiful Day.”

    Grace also has a Web presence on social media sites www.ImAGodgirl.com and www.ImAFighter.org.

  • This winter’s snow and ice might have created headaches for a lot of people, but to my puppy, Zorro, they are just more things to chew on.


    Try as we might, my significant other, Rebecca Ricks, and I have not been able to dissuade the tiny Pomeranian from chewing on anything and everything.

    It really doesn’t matter what he finds to chew on. Paper towels, clothes, furniture, receipts, blankets, carpets, our other dog, Tybalt; it’s all the same to him.

  • Hollywood will be in all its glitz and glamour Sunday night for the 86th Academy Awards.

    For a movie nerd, picking the Oscar-winning film is like picking the winning Super Bowl team. Because many of this year’s nominated films are small releases, you might have missed them in theaters.

  • Why is it all we see about people in Hollywood on the nightly news is all the bad things they do, as if only bad news should be shared.

    Occasionally, there is good news to share.

    Last week, one celebrity stepped in with his Converse tennis shoes and gave us all an example of kindness, which seems to be the norm for him.

    Zachary Levi, known for his title role on television’s “Chuck” and the voice of Flynn Rider in “Tangled,” responded in the Twitterverse in a heartwarming manner to a young lady’s Tumblr post.

  • I can’t call myself a stay-at-home mom anymore.

    You see, I got a real-live, brush-your-hair-every-day, leave-the-house type of job. And I’m so excited, so thrilled and so nervous.

  • Vine Grove’s Sallie Potts had a life-changing experience in 2009.
    She was hit head-on by a drunken driver.

    “My life came to a dramatic change the evening of Nov. 30, 2009,” she said.

  • Mayor Edna Berger swears in five new officers with the Elizabethtown Police Department from left, Ron Caffee, Chris Smith, Joshua Burris, Ryan Slaubaugh and Justin Hendrix on Feb. 21.