Today's Features

  • Just beyond the front porch of the Mobley home off St. John Road, vibrant green rows of crops stretch across some of the 400 acres, a testament to the unbroken family line of farmers who have worked the land for five generations.

    “Mobleys came here in 1901,” said Kevin Mobley, 48.

    The long line has included fathers teaching sons to farm the land, planting, fertilizing and harvesting crops.

    “My dad was the only boss I ever had,” Kevin said.

  • There is only one knuckleball pitcher in the major leagues in 2012. He is Robert Allen Dickey, better known as R.A.

    This 37-year-old pitcher has been experiencing success with the knuckleball since last year. He is 8-1 with the New York Mets and has the most wins of any pitcher on the team’s staff.

    A Nashville native, he graduated from the University of Tennessee, where he was an English major. He made the U.S. Olympic team and won both games he pitched at the Olympics.

  • White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    ANNIVERSARY WISH. Congratulations to Don and Ann Henriott on celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 10.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Mary Agnes Cecil, Joseph Mobley, Andrew Sutton, Marion Doerr and Marguerite Oney.

    CONGRATULATIONS. Congratulations to the Central Hardin baseball team for winning the 5th region baseball tournament championship game.

  • Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    Our weather has been somewhat pleasant. Hope it sticks around for awhile.

    CONGRATULATIONS. My little sister, Jamilee, passed her exam for state registered nurse aide. We are so proud of her. She is pursuing a career in nursing beginning in the fall. 

  • Helen Clark will celebrate her 100th birthday from noon to 3 p.m. June 16 at the community room of the Lincoln Museum.

    She is the wife of the late Paul Clark.

    She has five children, Geneva Viers, Doris Jones, Betty Allen and LeRoy Clark, all of Hodgenville, and Zelma Potts of Woodlawn, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren, one who is deceased; 30 great-grandchildren, one who is deceased; and 25 great-great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend the celebration. Please no gifts.

  • Starr and Debra Berenbroick of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Phillip Berenbroick of Arlington, Va., to Reshma Champaneria of Arlington, daughter of Nitin and Smita Champaneria of Union City, Calif., formerly of Seaford, Del.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Yale University and received a Master of Business Administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is a management consultant.

  • Modesto and Lee Ann del Castillo of Elizabethtown and Dr. Kambiz and Mehrmon Tabibzadeh of Prospect announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Medina del Castillo of Astoria, N.Y., to Frank Fredericks of Astoria, son of Frank Fredericks Sr. of Battleground, Wash., and Duane and Cindy Drake of Shelbyville, Tenn.

  • Steven Barrowes and Hope Richardson Barrowes of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 14, 2012.

    They were married June 14, 1962, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) Temple in Salt Lake City.

    Mr. Barrowes is a retired physicist and Mrs. Barrowes is a retired legal secretary. They are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Elizabethtown.

  • Charles and Carolyn Sparks and Richard and Bonnie Rushing, all of Cecilia, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Brittney Nicole Sparks and Samuel Wyatt Rushing.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Elizabethtown High School. She is an office assistant through Workforce Solutions at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of North Hardin High School and is employed at Altec Industries.

  • Brenda Johnson and David Crowe, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The wedding is at 3 p.m. July 14, 2012, in the atrium at Severns Valley Baptist Church with a reception and dance to follow at Griffin Manor Club House, 1119 Johnston Road, Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.