Today's Features

  •  The Rev. Tyrone Elliott and Ruth Ann Alexander Handley will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise trip planned by their children.

    They were married Dec. 25, 1963 at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville by the Rev. Willis.

    The Rev. Handley retired from the U.S. Army in 1987 and from being a Government contractor in March 2011.

    Mrs. Handley is employed at Little People’s Child Development Center in Radcliff. She serves as president of their church Usher Board.

  • Thomas B. and Mary Kathryn Newton Brangers of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 29, 2013, at the home of Sam and Judy Brangers, 871 Fuller Road, Elizabethtown.

    They were married Dec. 29, 1953.

    Mr. Brangers is in construction and is a farmer.

    Mrs. Brangers is a homemaker.

    They have six children; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren with twins on the way.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Chelsea Rae VanderMolen of Rineyville and Alexander Lane of Elizabethtown announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jon and Lisa VanderMolen of Rineyville. She is in her last year of college at Western Kentucky University and is studying English for secondary education.

    The prospective groom is the son of David Lane of Elizabethtown and Lori Kinkead of Radcliff. He received a bachelor’s degree in English from Western Kentucky University, graduating magna cum laude.

  • HAGGERTY. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Shawn M. Haggerty graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

    Haggerty is the son of Kim Haggerty of Rineyville.

    He is a 2006 graduate of John Hardin High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in 2011 from Western Kentucky University.

  • KULLMAN. Air Force Airman Zachary W. Kullman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

    Kullman is the son of Lisa and Wade Kullman of Vine Grove.

    He is a 2013 graduate of Meade County High School.

  • 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. 

    Marty and Heather Sutherland, 146 Bobby St., county. Use: accessory building.

    Michael and Pamela Riddick, 2195 Limp Road, county. Use: pole barn.

    Jeff Hall, 88 Bobby St., Elizabethtown. Use: pole barn.

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

    Luis R. and Destiney Padilla to Amanda Daum, 1107 E. Asbury Circle, Elizabethtown, $88,500.

    Daniel C. and Cynthia Blankenship to Gregory J. Russo and Jessica E. Russell, 106 Lake Spring Court, Elizabethtown, $123,000.

    Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to David B. Hughes, 137 Neptune Drive, Radcliff, $38,000.

  • Fred Adam Spires, 17, of Radcliff, Ky., has earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts, the Eagle Scout award.

    A member of Troop 128, Chartered under Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, Spires joins the ranks of only a small percentage of Boy Scouts who attain the Eagle rank, according to Scoutmaster Mick Chiara.