Today's Features

  • On any given day at Saunders Springs Nature Preserve in Radcliff, Adrian Bambini might be walking its trails in search of the green dragon.

    Or he might be found wandering in the direction of the compass plant.

    Then again, he might just stop to feed the fish and deer.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Lena Rodriguez, Samantha Harper, Tiffany Rambo, Troy Wise, Ryan Crewz, David Thompson, Taylor Chapman, Lewis Simpson, Katlyn Geer, Mary Ann Vance, Frances Wise, Paul Cowherd, Cal Yates, Nolan Thomas, Macy Gibson, Amy Jones, Sierra Hall, David Thomas Jr., Ronald Yates, Alex House, Sam Carrico, Nancy Peden Zach Thomas, Sidney Brigman, Jared Blaise and Dominic Paluomo.

    30TH BIRTHDAY. My son, Gabe Pike, will celebrate his 30th birthday Friday.

  • Mr. and Mrs. David V. Sawyer of Franklin, Tenn., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Anne Elisabeth Sawyer, to Matthew Lee Allen, son of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Allen of Cecilia.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Dr. Mary Frances Sawyer of Spring Hill, Tenn., and the late Dr. James D. Sawyer and the late Mr. and Mrs. Grover C. Holderfield. She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University’s Potter School of Communications and is a marketing specialist at Commonwealth Health Corporation in Bowling Green.

  • Gary and Debra Lewis of Cecilia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Holly Christen, to Brent Allen Hillard, son of Michael and Becky Hillard of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Bellarmine University with a bachelor’s degree in English. She is a high school English teacher with Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville.

  • Rhonda and Damon Mauldin of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Jo Mauldin, to Victor Eugene Kahill Jr., son of Victor Kahill and Kathy McCoy of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of LaRue County High School and a graduate of Spencerian College. She is employed at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of LaRue County High School and is employed at Freedom Metals.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

      It is nearing time to plant the gardens. I can’t wait for fresh veggies.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Alexandra Elaine Bennett, Kenny Smith, Adam Bouchard, Nancy Gibson, Lena Stilts, Wendell Jolly, Brother Tony Carson and Curtis Winfrey.

  •  Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    BLUE OR RED? By the time this column comes out we will know who won in the Kentucky - Louisville game played in the final four on Saturday in New Orleans. Either way our state will be represented in the championship game Monday night. I hope it’s my team, I bleed blue, mom bleeds red.

    Everywhere I go, people are talking about the big game. We laugh and say, the state would shut down while the game was played. 

  • Jeffrey and Ashley Johnson of Louisville announce the birth of a daughter, Mia Acelynn Johnson, on March 3, 2012, at Norton Suburban Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Luther and Barbara Nall of Radcliff, and paternal grandparents are Michael and Leslie Johnson of Louisville. Great-grandparents are Mary Whidby, Patricia Price and Steve and Marilyn Price.

  • White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    SCHOOL NEWS. Just a reminder early registration for preschool and kindergarten is April 6. Spring break week for Hardin County Schools is April 9.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES AND CELEBRATIONS. Happy birthday to Mark Booker, April 3; Elizabeth Bailey, April 6; and Brian Early and Janet McKinley, April 8. Happy belated 87th birthday March 25 to Bob Hart.

  • The parents of Amy Board and Andrew Thomas announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bobby Board of Irvington and Lanette Board of New Albany, Ind. She is a graduate of Breckinridge County High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Syracuse University. She is a registered nurse at Hardin Memorial Hospital.