Today's Features


    Having already been involved with Warm Blessings first Empty Bowls fundraiser, Kristian Herron began her 400 hour practicum in February 2012. According to Linda Funk, executive board chair of Warm Blessings, “Kristian has been invaluable during these months creating an electronic information system for volunteer information, assisting with other events, working with and advocating for patrons, updating the Resource Guide and contributing to the development of a meals on wheels delivery to shut-ins which will start this month.”

  • The City of Elizabethtown and Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau thank sponsors of Cruisin’ the Heartland 2012 of the $1,000 level and higher including Edward’s Recycling, not pictured.

  • Bethlehem High School homecoming queen candidates for football homecoming 2012 are seniors Ashton Ballard, Nicole Riney and Makayla Samarus. The homecoming court includes juniors Addie Alm and Mackenzie Hagan; sophomores Sarah Russman and Mary Wimsett; and freshmen Kaitlyn Lentz and Hannah Selph. Coronation of the homecoming queen is at half time of the homecoming football game today, Sept. 14. The Bethlehem Eagles will host the Ludlow High School Panthers in the Homecoming game beginning at 7:30 p.m.

  • “Last Ounce of Courage”
    Rated PG for thematic elements, some war images and brief smoking Release date: Sept. 14
    Rating: unpolished


  • There’s an evil presence that lingers on my desk each and every day. It has the power to stop all productivity, erase any work done during the day and cause frustration beyond belief.

    There’s evil there that does not sleep. OK, maybe that’s a quote about Mordor in “The Fellowship of the Ring” but I think it still applies to my computer.

    I’ve been told I just need to be nicer to it. That approach has been used and failed. It’s been fixed and re-fixed and still refuses to cooperate.

  • Stanley and Delores Ray Yancy of Dade City, Fla., will celebrate their 50th anniversary Sept. 15, 2012.

    They were married Sept. 15, 1962, at Fort Knox.

    Mr. Yancy retired as a first sergeant after 32 years of U.S. Army and National Guard service. He is a member of Calvary Assembly of God in Dade City.

    Mrs. Yancy retired from Pasco County Schools and also is a member of Calvary Assembly of God.

  • Kenneth Floyd was honored for 60 years of dedicated service to the Glendale Lions Club on Sept. 6. He joined in December 1951 and has since remained an active member. He has demonstrated a commitment to being of service to others and the community consistent with the Lions motto, “We Serve.” Pictured with Kenneth Floyd is Club President James Jeffries.

  • Radcliff Police Department Dispatcher Stacy Riney recently graduated from the Department of Criminal Justice Training Public Safety Dispatch Basic Training Class No. 83. Riney successfully completed the 5-week, 205-hour Criminal Justice Information System Public Safety Dispatch Academy. Students graduating from the academy represent the successful completion of a highly structured and comprehensive curriculum. As a result, each dispatcher is prepared to meet the ever increasing demands expected of today’s public safety dispatcher.

  • Gary Broadway of Vine Grove recently harvested a pumpkin that weighed more than 200 pounds.



    Well, it is that time of year again. The family room is filled with comforters and matching pillows, miniature refrigerators, milk crates, computers, boom boxes, TVs, floor rugs. I think you get the picture. It is time for your baby to move to a college campus.

    It is a bittersweet moment at the end of summer, and then it hit me like a ton of bricks.