Today's Features

  • Linda Funk’s life of helping others began when she volunteered for a mentoring program during her college days at Eastern Kentucky University.

    She thought she would be a physical therapist but after meeting the two slightly hyper boys she mentored through the program, she knew she wanted be involved in social work. Visits to the boys’ home, where they experienced poor living conditions, first exposed her to the life of those in poverty.

  • As a parent, I hate being mostly responsible for making sure my children are given the nutrition they require.

    I mean, no matter how many kale and spinach-infused fruit smoothies I force down their little throats, I’m not sure it makes up for the ridiculous amounts of plain macaroni noodles they eat. Or the peanut butter sandwiches.

  • Members of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. attended the Fort Knox Celebration of Women for Black History month. Those pictured are Col. Louis Wingate, Judge Larry Smith, guest speaker Major Gen. Marcia Anderson, NAACP President Marcus Ray, Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes and Major Jason Lucky.

  • At the Feb. 7 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, Lion Jim Weise, left, introduced the club’s EHS Student of the Month Lindsey Clement. Lindsey is in the Pep Club, FCA and Beta Club. She excels in volleyball and is the team captain. Lindsey hopes to attend Murray State University with the intent of earning a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy and pursuing a carrer in treating pediatric and lymphedema patients. She was accompanied by her mother, Jennifer Clement. Lindsey is pictured receiving her Student of the Month plaque.

  • The Elizabethtown Rotary Club guest speaker at the annual Urban/Rural day Feb. 14 was Greg Thomas from Cecilia Farm Service. Thomas is pictured with Elizabethtown Rotary ClubPresident Michael Owsley.

  • Rachel Ray, art instructor and Morrison Gallery coordinator at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, was the speaker at the Feb. 13 Radcliff Woman’s Club meeting. Ray spoke of the various exhibits at the gallery to include the John Jake Oxnard sculptures, Laura Hartford photography collection and the Delaire Rowe paintings inspired by quilt patterns and the Alan Vance paintings and drawings. Ray said the much anticipated exhibit was the Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War to be featured Aug. 15.

  • By Janelle Williams

    Don’t let her polite Southern drawl and short stature fool you; 16-year-old Kenzi Lewis is an electrifying alto who can blast you out of your chair in just a few notes.

    The Larue County High School junior’s voice stunned the judges of “American Idol," earning her tickets to Hollywood in the 2011 and 2012 seasons.

  • The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Wade Nathanial Peters, 48, and Sherry Mae Elliott, 31, both of Eastview. Married one year.

  • The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown.

    ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


    Norma Hernandez (1955).