Today's News

  • Arredondo celebrates 90th birthday

    Samuel “Sam” Arrendondo celebrated his 90th birthday on July 23, 2011, with a celebration attended by friends and family from around the country.

  • Traas

    Julie Chism and Daniel Traas, both of Radcliff, were married Aug. 1, 2011, in Radcliff by Douglas Goodman.

    The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sandra Ware of Flaherty.

    The groom is the son of Leroy and Dorise Traas of Michigan.

    Maid of honor was Gabriele Zeitner of Radcliff.

    Best man was Shane Zeitner of Radcliff.

    After a wedding trip to Las Vegas, the couple reside in Radcliff.

  • Westfall

    Krista Rogers and John Westfall of Owasso, Okla., were married July 9, 2011, at St. James Catholic Church by Father Chuck Walker.

    The bride is the daughter of Larry and Veronica Rogers of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of James and Maureen Westfall of Johnsburg, Ill.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.

    Matron of honor was Angie Hogge; bridesmaids were Maya Bhat, Nora Squires, Karynn Thomas and Kate Westfall; and flower girls were Maggie Westfall and Grace Hogge.

  • Cecils celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Elroy and Ruby Thompson Cecil of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 1 to 5 p.m. Aug. 14, 2011, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Vine Grove.

    They were married Aug. 12, 1961, at St. John Catholic Church.

    Mr. Cecil is a civil service employee and a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church.

    Mrs. Cecil is a housewife and also is a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church.

  • Bond-Lally

    Mr. and Mrs. Keith Bond of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Leslie Allyn, to Brandon Thomas Lally, son of Jody Lally of Mason, Ohio, and Thomas Lally of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in elementary and special education. She is pursuing a master’s degree in literacy at the University of Kentucky. She is a second grade teacher at Lincoln Trail Elementary School.

  • Elmore-Marr

    Michael Elmore of Morgantown and Melinda Elmore of Upton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Shayla Elmore, to Ethan Marr, son of Jerry and Trisha Marr of Upton and Angie and Steve Murphy of Eastview.

    The wedding is at 6:30 p.m. CDT Aug. 12, 2011, at Nolin United Baptist Church, 2539 Briar Creek Road in Mammoth Cave.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Five generations of Graham family gather

    Five generations of the Graham family recently gathered. From left, great-great-grandfather Josh Graham, grandmother Janet Graham Logsdon, great-great-grandmother Elizabeth Graham, mother Amanda Logsdon Conrads, baby Cale Conrads and great-grandfather Herbie Graham.

  • Five generations of Fairchild family gather

    Recently five generations of the Fairchild family gathered. From left, Lola Fairchild, Judie Francis, Gail Ray, Amy Peters and Carli Peters.

  • Parents welcome Madeline Kay

    Bobby and Amber Nakanelua of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Madeline Kay Nakanelua, on July 8, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Siblings include a brother, Aiden Nakanelua of Elizabethtown.

    Maternal grandmother is Deborah Guffey of Elizabethtown, paternal grandmother is the late Donna Hays, maternal grandfather is Tom Swaner of Texas and paternal grandfather is Garrison Nakanelua Sr., of San Diego.

  • Parents welcome Carli Elizabeth Peters

    Derrick and Amy Peters of Cecilia announce the birth of a daughter, Carli Elizabeth Peters, on June 5, 2011, at Baptist Hospital East. She weighed at 8 pounds, 4.5 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Marion and Gail Ray of Flaherty, Stephen and Carol Peters of Elizabethtown and Lisa and Tom Vittitow of Brandenburg.

    Great-grandparents are Judie Francis of Garrett, Francis Dunn of Cecilia and Linda Skees of Stephensburg; and great-great-grandparents are Thelma Dunn of Elizabethtown and Robert and Lola Fairchild of Farmer City, Ill.