Today's News

  • Eubank celebrates 50th wedding anniversary

    Richard and Sylvia Eubank of Vine Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a celebration in their honor from 2 to 5 p.m., Sept. 24, 2011, at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 350 Mount Zion Road, Elizabethtown.

    They were married Sept. 27, 1961.

    They have two sons, James Eubank of Vine Grove and Daniel Eubank of Lexington; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

    The couple request no gifts.

  • Logsdons celebrate 25th wedding anniversary

    Donnie and Janet Logsdon of Elizabethtown celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 30, 2011, with a cruise to the Bahamas.

    They were married Aug. 30, 1986.

    They have one daughter, Amanda Conrads; and one grandchild.

  • Law-Lega

    Dr. and Mrs. Timothy Law of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Samantha Jean Law, to Wesley William Lega, son of Kevin and Barbara Lega of Louisville.

    The wedding is Sept. 24, 2011.

  • Riggs-Melton

    Jackie and Barbara Riggs of Upton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Belinda S. Riggs, to Daniel L. Melton, son of Marty Melton and Donna Atwell of Cub Run.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mary B. Hornback of Sonora and the late Jimmie Hornback and the late Cecil C. Riggs and Mary Hazel Riggs of Upton.

    The prospective groom is a 2011 graduate of Hart County High School. He is the grandson of Harold and Bernice McGovern and Donnie and Susan Horton, all of Cub Run.

  • Parents welcome Chloe Danielle Reed

    The Rev. William Brandon and Olivia Danielle Reed of Hodgenville announce the birth of a daughter, Chloe Danielle Reed, on July 22, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Willie and Lauralene Reed of Hodgenville and Jeff and Denise Gillenwater of Elizabethtown.

  • Hudson wins national competition

    David Hudson of Radcliff, a local hair stylist at J’s Ebony Beauty Salon in Radcliff, attended the Bronner Brothers International Hair and Beauty Show at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta from Aug. 20-23. He won first place in the Most Creative Total Look category and second place in the Grab-bag competition.

  • Faces and Places: Sights from Via Colori

    Artists young and old filled the streets of downtown Elizabethtown with pastel colors last weekend during the Via Colori Street Painting Festival. Here is a colleciton of photos depicting just a small part of the work that transformed the streets into a living canvas.

  • Focus on Finance: IRAs: Don't get overtaxed

    Question: Generally, are all contributions made to IRAs from pre-tax income?
    Answer: Owners of most traditional IRAs contributed to them with pre-tax income. I.E. they contributed to their IRA only when they could get a taxable income deduction for their yearly contribution. In that case, all distributions from their IRA to themselves or any of their surviving IRA beneficiaries will pay ordinary income tax on their distributions. But what if your IRA includes after-tax (or already taxed) contributions?

  • Photos: Walking for a cause
  • FOOTBALL FRIDAY UPDATE: Bardstown throttles E'town (09/17)

    After a 17-point explosion in 24 seconds in the third quarter Friday night, the Bardstown Tigers’ homecoming night sacrificial lamb – the winless Elizabethtown Panthers – probably felt like going home.