Today's Features

  • Daniel and Sheila Drane announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Christi Drane, to Jason Brooks, son of Ricky and Sandy Brooks.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Breckinridge County High School and a 2010 graduate of Murray State University. She is a certified public accountant at Drane & Company, PLLC.

    The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Allied Barton.

  • Steve and Sheri Gardner of Glendale announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sara Lynn Gardner of Elizabethtown, to Johnathon Lynn Skeeters of Elizabethtown, son of Dorothy Armstrong of Radcliff and Everett Skeeters of Leitchfield.

    The bride-to-be is a 2010 graduate of Central Hardin High School and plants to begin nursing school in August.

    The prospective groom is a 2008 graduate of Bluegrass Challenge Academy.

    The wedding is at 5:30 p.m. July 13, 2013, at Holiday Inn Express in Elizabethtown with a reception to follow.

  • Michael and Connie Jehlik of Mount Sterling announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Molly Jehlik of Upton, to Matt Adams of Upton, son of Ken and Jayne Adams of Upton.

    The bride-to-be, a 2011 graduate of Western Kentucky University, is employed at Taylor County Regional Hospital while finishing her degree to become a licensed respiratory therapist.

    The prospective groom, a 2010 graduate of WKU, is a Hardin County extension agent for agriculture and natural resources and a self-employed farmer.

  • Pamula Horn and Michael Dague, both of Radcliff, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mike and Wanda Horn of Cecilia.

    The prospective groom is the son of Jack and Shirley Dague of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is at 8:30 p.m. July 19, 2013, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown with a reception to follow.

    Formal invitations have been sent.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Johnson Sr. of Shepherdsville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary July 22, 2013.

    They were married July 22, 1953, in Jeffersonville, Ind.

    Mr. Johnson is a veteran and was employed at Reynolds Metal Company for 16 years. He was a home builder for 40 years, to include the building of the Scenic Trail Apartments, which he and Mrs. Johnson continue to maintain. He also enjoyed coaching little league.

  • South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The weather has been less than desirable. I think we have had enough rain now. The gardens are growing but now they are mud. The fair is this week, hopefully the rain will let up so the fairgrounds won’t be a mess.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Alan Ash, Stacy Lyttle, Susan McMurtry, Barbara Dennis, Sandy Todd, Donald Keith, Rebecca McDaniel, Macie Payton, Luke Hendricks and Pam Keith.

  • Kevin and Beverly Flowers of Munfordville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Aleasha Flowers of Munfordville, to Jacob Lindsey of Horse Cave, son of Tim and Teresa Lindsey of Horse Cave.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chester Flowers of Elizabethtown. She is a 2011 graduate of the University of Kentucky.

    The prospective groom is employed at T. Marzetti’s.

  • Ricky and Sandy Brooks of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a granddaughter, Riley Claire Brooks, on March 28, 2013. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Christopher and Jennifer Brooks of Lancaster.

    Additional grandparents are John and Linda Crace of Lancaster.

    Great-grandparents are Pauline Maddox of Nicholasville, Chester and Margaret Brooks of Rineyville and Clifford and Mary Thompson of Elizabethtown.

  • Nine will compete at 8 p.m. July 13 for the title of Miss PreTeen Hardin County Fair.

    Presleigh Scott, daughter of Joey and Carla Scott of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

    Victoria “Tori” Steel, daughter of Eric and Katie Steele of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parnets.

    Claire Pearl, daughter of Nick and Angela Pearl of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

    Hailey Robbins, daughter of Emily and Dan Robbins of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her parents.

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

    Chris Edwards, 36, Rineyville, and Amanda Durbin, 34, Radcliff. Married seven years.

    Cecil Eugene Billings, 39, and Roseann Toukatly, 38, both of Radcliff. Married 11 years.

    John David Lindsey Jr., 42, Elizabethtown, and Constance Denise Whiteside, 42, Chattanooga, Tenn. Married one year.

    Jeremiah Apple, 26, Elizabethtown, and Erica Holbert, 24, Shepherdsville. Married two years.