Today's Features

  • Stephensburg

    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends, as always I hope everyone is doing well. There’s not much news to tell, but there are some activities going on in the communities.

    SUNFLOWER FESTIVAL. Lakewood Elementary PTT is happy to have its Third Annual Sunflower Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 8. Activities and persons of contact are as follows.

  • Ray and Margie Harper Durall of Rineyville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 21, 2012, at their home.

    Mrs. Durall, a native of Missouri, retired from UARCO and is a member of Faith Lutheran Church.

    Mr. Durall, also a native of Missouri, retired from the military at Fort Knox and also is a member of Faith Lutheran Church.

    They have three children, Debi Durall and Carl Durall, both of Rineyville, and Becky Voss of New Albany, Ind.; eight grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

  • Bruce and Deborah Parker of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Christopher Parker of Elizabethtown, to Kristi Wooden of Elizabethtown, daughter of Rue Wooden of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is employed at Jack Henry and Associates.

    The prospective groom is majoring in music education at Campbellsville University. He is a manager at McDonalds and assistant band director for the Marion County High School Band.

  • The 2012 Cecilia Day Baby Pageant winners include the following. Not pictured are the winners of the 3-year-old boys pageant, first runner up, Aiden A. Panknin, son of Tonya and Eddie Panknin; winner, Dalton Houston, son of John and Tammy Houston.

  • Rineyville

    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Wes Irwin, Kerri Eklund, Ladonte Paige, Mercedes Tucker, Brittany Mattingly, Anna Brangers, Morgan Booker, Ginger Shively, Emily Givans, Christy Youravich, Shawna Davis, Bryan Ray, Leo Brangers, Joy Pike, Pam Yates, Joe Vitttoe, Brandon Howe, Chris Duffy, Monica Godwin and Dawson Swift.

    BELATED BIRTHDAY. Happy belated birthday to Brianna Browning from her Meme and Poppa.

  • Heather and Jonathan Clan of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Grace Clan, on July 22, 2012, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 6 pounds, 10.5 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    She has a brother, Phillip James Clan.

    Maternal grandmother is Marlene Eaton and paternal grandparents are Elizabeth and Larry Clan.

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

    Michael Tucker, 38, Stafford, Va., and Lisa Johnson, 35, Radcliff. Married 16 years.

    Daniel W. Reynolds, 55, and Araceli Ibanez, 52, both of Radcliff. Married 33 years.

    Carlos Escheverria, 34, and Kim Thompson, 53, both of Elizabethtown. Married 14 years.

    Andrew Vance Sanders, 26, Hampton, Va., and Leigh Santana Wise, 27, Elizabethtown. Married seven years.



    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    As you well know, schools are again back in session, so do be careful of those little ones loading onto and off the school buses. They are so precious, but sometimes may be a bit careless.

  • Mason Scott Riggs announces the birth of a sister, Madison Faye Riggs, on June 18, 2012, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Matthew and Melinda Riggs of Clarkson.

    Grandparents are Robin and Martha Riggs of Upton and Gene and Janice Hines of Glasgow.

    Great-grandparents are Kenton and Rita Riggs of Upton, Leslie and Shirley Gibson of Clarkson and Carl and Laverne Hines of Glasgow.