Today's News

  • Oct. 18, 2010: Our readers write


  • Oct. 17, 2010: Obituaries

    Dorothy Gertrude Baker

    Dorothy Gertrude Baker, 94, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center in Radcliff.

    She was a native of Evansville, Ind. and a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, William Baker.

  • American Legion pays tribute to the Four Chaplains


    The program presented on Oct. 9 at American Legion Post No. 148 in West Point was presented by the Auxiliary. It honored the memory of the Four Chaplains.

  • Thurman-Gatling


    Sheila Thurman and Richard Gatling, both of Radcliff, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mary Willis of Cecilia. She graduated from West Hardin High School and is active in her church. She is a custodian at North Hardin High School.

    The prospective groom was formerly in the military and a truck driver. He slso is active in his church.

  • Gone but not forgotten



    Although Isaiah Alonso’s life was short, those six years were enough to inspire those around him for good.

    The Isaiah Alonso Foundation has been created to honor the memory of a Radcliff Elementary School student who died from cancer in September. Rineyville resident Michelle Cagle, a friend of the family, created the foundation just a few days after Isaiah’s funeral. She plans to help other families who are experiencing similar circumstances.

  • Vittitoe


    Joseph Charles Vittitoe of Radcliff and Melissa Jo Manning of Columbia were married Aug. 10, 2010, at Vine Grove Park by Gary King.

    The bride is the daughter of Debroah Kay Manning.

    The groom is the son of Alvin Odell Vittitoe and Betty A. Vittitoe of Bardstown.


  • Sankey graduates from ROTC Leader course

    SANKEY. Daniel B. Sankey graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as “Operation Warrior Forge,” at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, Wash.

    The cadet is a student at Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland, Wash.

    He is the son of Brian C. Sankey and April A. Sankey both of Elizabethtown.


  • Oct. 17 Rineyville news


  • A vote for the future

    The official political election is still a couple of weeks away, but the debates are in full swing. Hot button topics, including potential tax increases, employment opportunities, stability of the economy and health care costs weigh heavily on the minds of the voters. Candidates are working diligently to influence their respective parties and voters to secure their desired elected position.

  • Biggerstaff-Jones


    Rebecca Ann Biggerstaff and James David Jones, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the mother of Mattie Louann Jordan, 17, and Hunter Scott Jordan, 9. She is the daughter of the late Gerald W. Biggerstaff and Edna Mae Biggerstaff of Dingess, W.Va. She is a customer service representative at Cardinal Health in Radcliff.