Today's Features

  • Tony and Rona Raizor will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 12, 2012. They will renew their marriage vows on their back deck at 2:30 p.m. at 350 Raizor Lane in Cecilia.

    They were married Aug. 10, 1962, at the home of Rona’s parents in Louisville.

    They have three children, Bobby Raizor of Elizabeth City, N.C., and Glen Raisor and Tammy Meredith, both of Cecilia; and five grandchildren.

    The couple requests no gifts, but cards would be appreciated.

  • Howevalley

    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    The month of July weather ended very hot. We finally got some much needed rain, but the ground just soaked it right up because everything is just so dry.

    SCHOOL’S IN. Watch out for those yellow buses and drive slower. Hardin County Schools are back in session.

    CECILIA DAYS. Remember to get out and enjoy Cecilia Days on Friday and Saturday. There will be lots of activities, good food and entertainment.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Ron Sanders of Hodgenville and Mr. and Mrs. Kim Shaw of Lexington announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Meredith Lynn Shaw, to Aaron Kyle Howell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Howell of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of the University of Kentucky and a 2011 graduate of the University of Louisville with a master’s degree in speech-language pathology. She is a speech therapist for Hardin County Schools.

  • Tim and Teresa Thomas of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a grandson, Brent Dylan Saylers, on July 25, 2012, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Parents are Beau and Jennifer Saylers of Elizabethtown.

    He has a brother, T.J. Saylers of Elizabethtown.

    Additional grandfather is Billy Saylers of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Janis White, Jeane Drake, the late Charles Mansfield and the late Lina Thomas.

  • Jimmie and Pam Bingham of Hodgenville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hannah Bingham of Hodgenville, to Nick Berry of Tompkinsville, son of Mike and Pam Berry of Tompkinsville.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of LaRue County High School and will attend Western Kentucky University next fall to finish the dental assisting program. She is employed at Magnolia Bank.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Monroe County High School and is employed at RR Donnelly’s.

    The wedding is Oct. 12, 2012, in Fuquay-Varina, N.C.

  • Jim and Janet Lindsey of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Jeremy Leigh Lindsey, to Elizabeth Marie Tewes, daughter of Joe and Lise Tewes of Bromley.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Holy Cross High School in Covington and a 2007 graduate of the University of Louisville with a degree in accounting. She is employed by Humana Inc. in Louisville.

  • William Smith of Deanefield and Mischelle West of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Mischelle Smith of Elizabethtown, to Phillip Hayes Noel of Bardstown, son of Kenneth and Carol Noel of Bardstown.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Mischelle and Gary West of Elizabethtown and William and Marla Smith of Deanefield. She is a senior at the University of Kentucky majoring in dietetics.

    The prospective groom is an OCAM monitor at Bolin Enterprises.

  • Michelle E. Mather of Joleton, Tenn., and Freddie Robinson Jr. of Radcliff were married June 23, 2012, in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., by the Rev. Don Nichoals.

    The bride is the daughter of Harold and Sandra Jones of Louisville.

    The groom is the son of Fred Robinson Sr. and Bobbie Robinson of Radcliff.

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

    Donald Lee Lewis, 29, Hodgenville, and Betty Mae Tabor, 25, Elizabethtown. Married five years.

    Thomas Meier, 42, Louisville, and Lori Hughes, 42, Elizabethtown. Married eight years.

    Hector Vasquez, 41, Columbus, Ga., and Lecolette Navarro, 49, Elizabethtown. Married 15 years.

    Christopher Scott Butt, 33, and Lora Lynn Corbit, 37, both of Elizabethtown. Married two years.

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

    Rolanda Linette Harmon, 31, Elizabethtown, and Imron Errol Quamina Sr., 34, Portsmouth, Va.

    Stephanie Marie Bragg, 25, Elizabethtown, and Steven Wayne Dow, 24, Radcliff.

    Katye Aliene Oldham, 24, and Jason Daniel Miller, 27, both of Rineyville.

    Alishia Dawn Prichard, 28, Radcliff, and Jeremy Ryan Whitaker, 27, Elizabethtown.

    Angela Marie Mortensen, 27, and Jason Scott Fuoss, 31, both of Elizabethtown.