Today's Features

  • Glen MacPherson makes a conscious effort to use the word “I” as little as possible.

    The Elizabethtown resident has a very specific view about his volunteerism with organizations such as Hardin County Habitat for Humanity and Helping Hand of Hope.

    “It’s not about me,” MacPherson said. “It’s about doing God’s work.”

  • The following property transfers are listed on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Estate of R.R. Thomas to PG Investments LLC, 1518 St. John Road, Elizabethtown, $44,000.

    Debbie Gibson to Alx Grey and Lindsey Ragland, 701 Westview Drive, Elizabethtown, $99,900.

    Jeffrey and Joyce Nott to Joseph D. and Ashley Medley, approximately 4.3 acres in Grateful Living Subdivision or 40.75-acre tract of Yates farm, $160,000.

  • The following marriage licenses were issued in Hardin County:

    Geraldine Elizabeth Reed, 55, Easton, Pa., and Vincent Leroy Byrd, 57, Ashland.

    Chasity Meghan Clark, 27, and Joshua Levi Meredith, 25, both of Cecilia.

    Kimberly Shannon Crenshaw, 40, Elizabethtown, and Christopher Owen Honaker, 40, Eastview.

    June Maxine Myers, 42, and Joshua Aaron Morgan, 33, both of Rineyville.

    Starla Hawkins, 36, and James Edgar Hawkins II, 37, both of Radcliff.



    Gail Pike, 270-737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Tom Fohl, Jake Stith, Shea Youravich, Rita Vessels, Ben Curtiss, Will Cowden, Jimmy Ray, Tony Jones, Martha Baughman, Dino Meyers, Aaron Vance, Lilly Padgett, Larry Marcum, Marshall Whelan, Karen Madriaga, Tom Riney, Brittany Wise, Esta Pigg, Dana Thomas, Tony Yates, Gale Hardy, Allison Scherer, Matt Murray, Peggy Abbott, Leon Blair, Conner Taylor, Tooter Thompson, Paige Geer, Billy Coffey, Lindsay Berry and Gina Ryan.

  • Oleta Money of Upton will celebrate her 90th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. EDT April 26, 2014, in the fellowship hall at Upton Baptist Church.

    Birthday cake and punch will be served.

    Please, no gifts. Cards are appreciated.

  • Rebecca “Becki” Lynn and Tommy Lee Robinson Jr. of Cape Girardeau, Mo., announce the birth of a daughter, Bethani Brielle Robinson, on April 3, 2014, at St. Francis Healthcare System. She weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    She has three brothers and two sisters.

    Maternal grandparents are Sandi Huffman and Steve Bowman, both of Elizabethtown. Paternal grandparents are Altha Robinson of Sikeston, Mo., and Tommy Robinson Sr. of Cape Girardeau.

  • White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 270-862-4604

    Happy Easter. This is my favorite time of year. I love spring, warmer weather, but most of all, I love Easter. I love celebrating the resurrection of Jesus with all of my family and friends. It is a time when I stop to count my blessings and thank the Lord for each and every one of them. I hope all of you have a very blessed Easter Sunday with your loved ones or friends.

  • 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.