Today's Features

  • Evelyn Taylor Gibbons of Hodgenville celebrated her 90th birthday Aug. 3, 2013.

    She was born in Cub Run in Hart County and retired from civil service at Fort Knox TASC in 1982. She owned a kennel, raising and selling poodles and miniature yorkies for many years and is a breeder of American Saddlebred horses. She was married to the late Joe Gibbons.

    She has two sons, Jerry Gibbons of Hodgenville and the late Joey Gibbons; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Our garden is overflowing. We have had a great turnout this year. I hope it continues into the fall.

    The kids go back to school on Wednesday in Hardin County. There will be many houses that are too quiet when school returns.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Mike Raiser, Richie Payton, Mary Ann Skees, Camden Todd, Karl Highbaugh, Evelyn Turner, Kyle Keesee, Bobby Hurley, Martha Cruse, Pam Upton, Jason Stanton and Timmy Middleton.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Sue Banks, Joe Pyzocho, Johnny Johnson, Lauren Thomas, Glenn McKissic, Anna Brangers, Elizabeth Jones, David Walters, Lucas Druen, Dennis Arnold, Audrey Hunt, Donna Colasanti, Nicky Thomas, Megan Noe, Ethan Minter, Hayden Minter, Carlena Sheeran, Stephanie Day, Barbara Pawley, Nannie Pearl Fible, Catrina Pickerell, Dale Crewz, Loren Troutt, Sandy Peace and Sharon Marcum.

  • Angelina Suzann McCoy of Bellvue and Claudio Andres Toro Serey of Fort Thomas were married July 13, 2013, in Georgetown with W.L. McCoy and Claudio Ariel Toro officiating.

    The bride is the daughter of W.L. and Suzann McCoy of Hodgenville.

    The groom is the son of Claudio Ariel Toro and Maria-Eugenia Serey of Lexington.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father.

    Maids of honor were Kacie Bowles of Louisville and Suzann Derickson of Florence. Bridesmaid was Macarena Toro Serey of Lexington, sister of the groom.

  • Edwin and Betty Brizendine Snyder of Rineyville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 15, 2013.

    They were married Aug. 15, 1953, at Crescent Hill Methodist Church in Louisville by the Rev. Finly Ray.

    Mr. Snyder is a retired system engineer who worked for NASA on the space program in the 1950s. He is a member of Rineyville Baptist Church.

    Mrs. Snyder is a registered nurse and retired from Kentucky Baptist Hospital School of Nursing. She also is a member of Rineyville Baptist Church.

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

  • Daniel Burkhart of Vine Grove and Jennifer Burkhart of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jerah Nichole Burkhart, to Stephen Dalton Price, son of Inge Davenport of Magnolia.

    The bride-to-be, a 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School, is studying elementary education at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. She is a leasing agent with Executive Group Property Management.

    The prospective groom is a 2010 graduate of Hardin County High School and is employed at Akebono.

  • White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 862-4604

    This past week was so wonderful. The cooler weather was such a nice break and I got to spend the weekend in Cincinnati with my family. My mother, Cheire Hentschel, celebrated her 70th birthday at a party at my sister’s house. It was so great to be with family and to see my mom have such a good time. She is an amazing woman and I love her so much. I love every minute I get to spend with her.

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

    Richard Lee Park, 56, Elizabethtown, and Gracie Mae Ramey, 57, Glendale. Married 35 years.

    James Daniel Fender, 38, and Karin Lynn Reed, 45, both of Elizabethtown. Married 11 years.

    Doug Martin, 57, and Teresa cotton, 52, both of Vine Grove. Married nine years.

    James G. Parrett, 43, LaGrange, and Karon E. Gardner, 42, Hodgenville. Married 21 years.

  • The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Gretel Anne Turner, 34, Clearwater, Fla., and Jonathan Lee Dick, 26, Radcliff.

    Angela Marie Frakes, 41, and Michael Ray Massengale, 47, both of Elizabethtown.

    Ashley Blanche Gilbert, 30, Turner, Maine, and Adam Stephen Lutz, 23, Auburn, Maine.

    Christina Lavonne Kirksey, 35, Radcliff, and Gerard Richardson, 41, Huntsville, Ala.

    Shannon Marie Shepherd, 42, and Thomas Albert Moore, 40, both of Radcliff.