Today's Features

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Melissa Troutt, Johnny Taylor, Kristen Parrett, Tina Nall, Justin Yates, Christopher Riney, Steve Purdom, Isaiah Geer, Angela Langley, Lydia Wiseman, Daniel Perry, David Nall, Garrett Greenwell, Kathy Dowdell, Arlie Banks, Ethan Gibson, Jason Crutcher, Brittany Deaton, Stephanie Hall, Jane Lucas, Jason Pike, Mike Gunning, Lydia Miller, Randy Grezsik, Earl Crews, Michael Miller, Ruth Froedge and Luke Shively.


    On a recent field trip to historic Whitehall house and gardens in Louisville, several members of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown enjoyed a beautiful spring day while exploring the gardens as well as taking a tour of the house. The gardens are noted for their large collection of peonies in the spring and hydrangea in the summertime in addition to the Ralph Archer Woodland Fern Garden, featuring a Victorian stumpery and is home to an unprecedented regional collection of woodland plants.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club secretary Karen Jacob White and Lion Jason Aaron insured that Lion Norman Jones and his family would be present for a surprise 85th birthday celebration April 24. Lion Charlie Lanz did the honors of recounting some of Jones’ career and personal highlights as well as recognizing PDG Lion Jones’ 55 years of service as a Lion. Jones thanked the club and expressed how much it meant to him to be a member of the Lion’s family and a resident of Elizabethtown, saying he wouldn’t want to live anywhere else.

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown presented certificates to two young students for being state winners in cultural arts events.

  • 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.

    Monica Lavely, 128 Mountain View Estates Road, county. Use: single wide foundation.

    Robert Hardin, 277 Thicket Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: sunroom.

    Terry Priest, 2085 Smith Mill Road, Elizabethtown. Use: pole barn.

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

    Roger Jr. and Reva Richardson to Billy Padgett, lot 3 Reva Acres, county, $10,000.

    Universal Interiors Inc. to Mark C. and Rebecca Reed, 184 Creekvale Court, Vine Grove, $219,950.

    George and Britta DeSario to Jennifer DeSario, lot 3 Applewood Subdivision, county, $123,000.

    Glenn S. and Sandra G. Turner to New Banks Inc., 245 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, no monetary consideration. FMV: $35,000.

  • On May 26, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz, D.D. will ordain Stuart Benjamin Priddyof Elizabethtown to the diocesan priesthood for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville at 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Assumption, 433 S. Fifth Street.