Today's Features

  • On Aug. 4, at the Fraternal Order of Police, William R. Burns Memorial Lodge No. 39 in Radcliff, the first scholarships of the Richard “Mac” Michaelis Scholarship Fund were awarded to two deserving young people. Meghan A. DeAmaral a 2011 graduate of Fort Knox High School, who is pursuing a law degree and Jimmy A. Shirley III, a 2011 graduate of Larue County High School who is pursuing a degree in law enforcement.

  • The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • 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.

    Charles and Lisa Jeffries, 465 Jeffries Road, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

    Beverly Sue Reynolds, 488 Payne Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Olan Morris, 697 Rineyville School Road, Rineyville. Use: addition.

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

    Marshall R. and Jerry Sue Johnson to Charles F. and Mary E. Williams, 864 and 1256 St. John Church Road, Elizabethtown, $145,200.

    Dean P. and Suzanne Smith to Ronaldo and Natasha L. Prudente, 1907 Oriole Drive, Elizabethtown, $199,000.

    Tammy L. Bassette to John C. McNeeley, 524 Diecks Drive, Elizabethtown, $82,000.

    Robert L. Calvert and Hoang Oanh Thi Nguyen-Calvert, 99 Kentucky Circle, $95,500.

  • The Rev. Vaudie Bell Jr. and Mary Bell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, Aug. 12, 2011.
    They were married Aug. 12, 1961, at the home of the Rev. Earl and Elizabeth Sanders by the Rev. Earl Sanders.
    The Rev. Bell retired from Marley Cooling Towers in Louisville and Mrs. Bell retired from Gates Rubber Company in Elizabethtown.
    The couple are members of Little Flock Missionary Baptist Church in Clarkson. The Rev. Bell pastors at Blue Lick Missionary Church in Brooks.

  • Leslie (Tommy) and Anna Whelan Buckman will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, Aug. 12, 2011, with their family.
    They were married Aug. 12, 1961, at St. Martin of Tours Church in Flaherty by the Rev. Paul Russell.
    Both are retired from civil service at Fort Knox.
    They have two children, Pam McCombs and Mike Buckman; four grandchildren; and one grandson is deceased.

  • Trista Marie Fegley and Brock Tyler Bogue announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Richard and Erica Fegley of Radcliff.
    The prospective groom is the son of John and Regina Bogue of Elizabethtown.
    The wedding is at 1 p.m., Aug. 13, 2011, at Glendale Christian Church in Glendale with a reception to follow at Pritchard Community Center.

  • Dr. Frank Calvano

  • At 10 a.m. Saturday the Cecilia Days parade will be rolling down Ky. 86.

    “It gets bigger every year,” organizer Greg Lowe said.

    Each year the parade features floats, marching bands, horses, cars and bikes. Pretty much everything but all terrain vehicles, which are not prohibited.

  • Tractors are a common sight in Cecilia and farmers are a part of the area’s cultural heritage.

    In fact, you can pop into Cecilia Farm Service at any time of day and see a few gathered to talk about farming and life.

    A highlight of every Cecilia Days is the tractor games and tractor display. Longtime Cecilia resident Louis Crosier used to organize the event but the torch was passed to Kyle Ashlock following Crosier’s death.