Today's Features

  • Bill Sherman was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting May 22. He is with Score, a group of volunteers who assist small businesses and startups. Pictured from left, Bill Sherman, John Herzfeld, Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Frank Cogswell and Stuart Grossman.

  • Joyce Lupresto was chosen as Artist of the Month at the May meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild. Her pastel painting, “The Salt March,” will hang in Cobbler’s Café in Elizabethtown. The next meeting of the guild is at 6:30 p.m. June 18, at the Nolin RECC building in Elizabethtown. Visitors are welcome at the meeting and program.

  • Summer is here. I hope our students are enjoying their summer breaks and are using every opportunity to continue learning. Learning is not just something that takes place in our buildings 173 days of the year. It should take place every day of our lives. I won’t share my age with you. However, I will tell you I still learn something new every day.

  • The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Paula Hudson, 31 Arbor Lane, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Marlene Green, 3076 Burns Road, Rineyville. Use: deck.

    Michael Cox, 136 Church St., county. Use: storage shed.

    Eric Peake, 735 E. Main St., Cecilia. Use: shed.

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

    Billy Gene and Rebecca Diane Edwards to Derek L. Dunkelberger, lot 41 St. Johns Estates Subdivision, Elizabethtown, $123,500.

    William J. and Rosemarie Cochran to mark A. and Judy E.O. Cochran, property in Rineyville, no monetary consideration. FMV: $120,000.

    Leo Thomas and Kimberly Jean Sweet to Bernard Rod and Ashley Nichole Gardner, 236 St. Clare Ave., Lebanon Junction, $1. FMV: $31,000.

  • Pandaruella Productions is not your run-of-the-mill operation.
    For one thing, it is not one thing.

    “Pandaruella can be anything,” said Jacob Langley, chief executive officer. “If I can slap Pandaruella on a car tire, I will.”

    That eye toward diversification is part of the plan for the production company that serves as a recording and production studio for musicians and artists. Representation, recording and marketing are just some of the work the company does.

  • Taylor Cecil, graduate of John Hardin High School, received a $500 grant in aid from the Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Taylor will enter Northern Kentucky University in the fall to major in elementary education. She is the daughter of Paul and April Cecil. The chair of the Professional Affairs Committee presented the certificate to Taylor. She is pictured with Angie Isaacs.

  • Chapter 1050 members enjoy lunch at Ryan’s Steak House after the meeting.

    Elizabethtown Chapter 1050 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees met May 7 at the Nolin RECC building in Elizabethtown.

  • A tornado ripped through Henryville, Ind., recently, but the Cathedral Gardens survived. Eleven members of the Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club held their May monthly meeting at the gardens.

    After touring via golf carts, members enjoyed a picnic lunch provided by Bonnie Gunter and Ria Malito. During the business meeting, Club President Anneliese Knoll received Jan Colgan’s treasurer’s report and committee reports.

  • On May 17, Kitty DuPlessis piano students held a spring recital at First Christian Church in Elizabethtown.