Today's Features

  • Capt. Krystal Gail Sherwood and Capt. Chris Fredrick Stoinoff III, both of Radcliff, were married Sept. 9, 2011, with military honors, by the Rev. Michael Boyd at Concordia Lutheran Church in Louisville.

    The bride is the daughter of John and Gail Sherwood of Radcliff and the granddaughter of Vincent and Rachel Lemenager of Ashkum, Ill., and the late James and Anna Mae Sherwood of Chebanse, Ill.

  • Leah Siobhan Keys and Bryan Scott Embry were married Aug. 20, 2011 at Gospel of Grace Baptist Church.

    The bride is the daughter of the Rev. Dewey R. Keys Sr. and Nancy Keys of Hodgenville.

    The groom is the son of Marie and Johnny Barnes of Morgantown and the late Herman Embry.

    The couple reside in Brandon, Miss.

  • Hans and Sheryl Hess of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Brandon Michael Hess of Lexington, to Krisandra Lee Michele Combs of Lexington.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dorane and Teresa Combs of Lexington. She is a 2004 graduate of Bryan Station High School in Lexington, a 2006 graduate of Morehead State University with an associate’s degree in veterinarian technology and a 2008 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural science with a concentration in animal science.

  • Terry and Rachel McGlothlen of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Joycelyn Lahela McGlothlen, to Kyle Richard Vogt, son of Richard and Carol Vogt of Cooper City, Fla.

    The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of North Hardin High School and a 2006 graduate of Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in business and human resource development. She is a marketing manager for Corporate Relations at Nova Southeastern University.

  • Samuel Earl and Alta Sweet Florence of Hodgenville are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary today, Oct. 30, 2011.

    They were married Nov. 2, 1946, in Hodgenville.

    Mrs. Florence is the daughter of William and Mary Sweet. She was employed in the restaurant industry until retirement. She is a member of Union Christian Church in Hodgenville.

    Mr. Florence is the son of Sam and Flossie Florence. He retired from Armour Creamery and later worked at Carter Lumber. He also is a member of Union Christian Church in Hodgenville.

  • Mary Shellman of McDaniels celebrated her 100th birthday and a gathering of six generations of her family on Oct. 15, 2011, at her son’s home in Elizabethtown. She was born Oct. 13, 1911. Back row from left, great-grandson Richard Graham and granddaughter Carroll Ann Whitworth; and front row from left, great-great-granddaughter Ashley Cragg, son Raymond Whitworth and Mary Shellman holding her great-great-great-granddaughter, Jordyn Cragg.

  • At the Oct. 17 meeting of the Central Kentucky Art Guild, Elizabeth Parks was selected by the attendees as the Artist of the Month. The theme for October was “Clouds and Weather.” The painting is presently hanging at Cobblers Café in downtown Elizabethtown. The next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m., Nov. 21, at the Nolin RECC Building on Ring Road. Visitors are always welcome.

  • Warm Blessings Soup Kitchen is preparing for a fundraiser and awareness benefit in January called Empty Bowls. People attending will have a nice soup meal and will receive a handmade ceramic bowl to remind them that some people’s bowls are “empty.”

  • The Elizabethtown Lions Club recently participated in a Lions Children First project to assist children in the community by recently volunteering at Feeding America participating in their packaging of food items for the “BackPack Program for Children.”This volunteer activity occurred at Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland’s Volunteer Center located on Peterson Drive in Elizabethtown.

  • Patricia Keys of Elizabethtown participated in the LaRue County Horse Show on Oct. 1 at LaRue County Fairgrounds, placing second in her class. Her horse, Boscoe, was provided by Wayne Ridge Farm of Upton. Her trainer is Jodi Johnson.