Today's News

  • Hornbacks celebrate 66th wedding anniversary


    The Rev. Henry and Delsie Hornback of Upton celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on Aug. 22, 2010.

    They were married Aug. 22, 1944, by Judge H.B. Fife at the Hardin County Courthouse.

    They have three children, Larry, Frieda and Jo Ann; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.


  • Four EHS students chosen as Merit semifinalists

    Ninety percent of semifinalists move on to scholarship finals



    Four Elizabethtown High School students have been selected for a prestigious scholarship program.

    Arsh Haque, Elisabeth Hinkle, Natalie Schieber and Jonathan Serpico were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists this month. Haque and Hinkle attend Elizabethtown High School, and Schieber and Serpico attend the Carol Martin Gatton Academy for Mathematics and Sciences in Bowling Green through Elizabethtown High School.

  • Parents welcome Colby Barnett


    Dr. Casey Johnson and Susan Chambers Johnson of Louisville announce the birth of a son, Colby Barnett Johnson, on Feb. 18, 2010, at Norton Suburban Hospital in Louisville. He weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    He has a sister, Lilly Corine Johnson.

    Grandparents are Leon and Beverly Chambers and Michael and Maritza Johnson, all of Elizabethtown.


  • Photos: Two wheels is all it takes to tour
  • Moore-Thomas


    Kim Moore and JT Thomas, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jerry and Libby Harned of Elizabethtown. She is a Central Hardin High School graduate and a graduate of Western Kentucky University with honors and with a bachelor and masters degrees. She is a fourth-grade teacher at G.C. Burkhead Elementary School.

  • Whelans celebrate 70th wedding anniversary


    Hardin and Irene Ray Whelan of Ekron will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Sept. 21, 2010. They were married Sept. 21, 1960, at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Rhodelia.

    They have three children, Wayne of Paducah, Carolyn Canaday of Vine Grove and Angela McKenzie of Nicholasville; seven grandchildren, one of whom is deceased; and four great-grandchildren.

    Cards may be sent to 3185 Flaherty Road, Ekron, KY, 40117.


  • Davis


    Sharon Jenkins and Richard Davis of Elizabethtown were married July 13, 2010, and will renew their vows at 2 p.m., Sept. 25, 2010, at Victory Life Fellowship Church, 6138 S. Dixie Highway in Glendale. A reception will follow in the fellowship hall of the church.

    The bride is the daughter of Harvey Jenkins of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of the late Louise and William Davis.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.


  • White-Williams


    Mr. and Mrs. Steve White of Salt Lake City announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rachael White, to Dr. David H. Williams of Park City, Utah, the son of Retired Col. and Mrs. Donald W. Williams of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be attended Salt Lake City Community College, Excelsior University and the University of Utah graduating with a degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse in Park City Utah Hospital Emergency Room and the Intermountain Medical Center Hospital Emergency Room in Salt Lake City.

  • Dixons celebrate 25th wedding anniversary


    Rose and Jim Dixon will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary at 2 p.m., Sept. 26, 2010, at Freeman Lake Park Lions Pavilion in Elizabethtown.

    They have three children, Larry, Phyllis and Melanie.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. Please bring a dish.


  • Resting upside down

    A motorcyle sits upside down Sept. 13 after a wreck at Exit 81 on Interstate 65 in Sonora.