Today's Features

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223

    The weatherman keeps insisting we will get snow but we have yet to see a measurable snow. My yard has not bee adorned with a real snowman for several years now. The kids and I are hoping that changes this season.

  • Megan L. Cripps and Greg O’Daniel, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Debbie Cripps of Big Clifty. She is a licensed practical nurse and is pursuing an associate degree in nursing at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    The prospective groom is the son of Mike and Carmen O’Daniel of Elizabethtown. He is a service technician at Cardinal Carryor Inc. in Louisville.

    The wedding is at 5 p.m. May 31, 2014, in Bardstown.

  • Donald L. and Betty J. Wright Vance of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 10, 2014.

    They were married Jan. 10, 1964, at Buffalo Baptist Church by the Rev. Howard Matthews.

    They have one daughter, Karen V. Jury of Elizabethtown; and three grandchildren, Kyle, Spencer and Rebecca Jury.

  • Natalie R. Doogs and Wesley S. Downey were married Oct. 11, 2013, at Lost River Cave in Bowling Green by Al Johnson of Ekron.

    The bride is the daughter of Stephen and Roxy Doogs of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Lisa Sturman of Rineyville.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father, Stephen Doogs.

    Maid of honor was Andrea Doogs of Louisville, sister of the bride; and bridesmaids were Jules Neely and Heather DeHaven, both of Bowling Green.

  • Eddie White and Lori White and Bobby Bow and Rosanna Reeves, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Kelsey Alaine White and Braedon Karl Bow.

    The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of John Hardin High School and a 2013 graduate of Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Lexington. She works in Crestview Hills.

    The prospective groom is a 2009 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2013 graduate of University of Kentucky. He is a buyer for CarMax in Cincinnati.

  • Dana Hornback and Kerry Smith, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. June 21, 2014, at St. Ignatius Church in White Mills with a reception to follow at 6 p.m. at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

  • As promised, we’re focusing on dishes of a foreign country, Panama. A dear friend of mine, Maritza Johnson, agreed to share three of her favorite Panamanian dishes.

    Maritza was born and raised in Panama City, Panama, the southernmost country in Central America and the first European settlement on the Pacific coast. Maritza met her husband, Mike, while he was stationed in Panama and despite her mother’s warning she dated him.

  • Kenny Rambo presented a discussion on “O My The Generation Gap,” at a recent meeting of Mu Chapter members of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.

    Rambo, of Heartland Communication Consultants, demonstrated differences in the four generations society finds in the workplace.

    The program was arranged by research chair Mary Kay Sanders and introduced by Nora Sweat.