Today's News

  • Taylor-Thomas enlists in Air Force


    TAYLOR-THOMAS. Ryan K. Taylor-Thomas of Radcliff recently enlisted in the United States Air Force Active Reserves rank E-3.

    Airman Taylor-Thomas is the son of Taylor Thomas of Radcliff and Brian K. Thomas of Charlotte, N.C. He is a 2007 graduate of John Hardin High School and a junior at Buffalo State University in Buffalo, N.Y.

    He graduates from Lackland Air Force Base basic training in July.


  • Radcliff Rotary learns about educational institutions

    Recent guests of the Radcliff Rotary were from left, Ken Akers of Midway College, Amy Blum of Lindsey Wilson College, Kim Romines and Tammy Burke of Webster University pictured with Club President Neil Atcher. These educators outlined the programs of their respective educational institutions that now offer their curricula at the Regional Education Center (formerly Challenger Learning Center) in Radcliff.

  • Willmoth: Experience needed going forward



    Elizabethtown Mayor David Willmoth Jr. said his campaign for re-election is based on one over-arching compulsion: unfinished business.

    “We’ve been busy as a city,” said Willmoth, who is vying for a fourth term. “We will continue to be busy.”

  • Vine Grove Woman’s Club presents scholarship

    Members of the Vine Grove Woman’s Club presented Lauren Buell with a $500 scholarship before  summer break. 

    Lauren is the daughter of Warner and Cynthia Buell of Vine Grove.  She graduated from North Hardin Christian School and will attend the University of Louisville.

  • Elizabethtown High School Class of 1960 has 50th reunion
  • Warfords celebrate 55th anniversary


    Bob and Yuki Warford will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary today, Oct. 3, 2010, at Stone Hearth Restaurant, hosted by their daughters, Janet Perkins and Caroline Caves

    They were married Oct. 3, 1955, in Tokyo, Japan, followed by a traditional Japanese wedding at the home of Yuki’s parents.

  • Rigneys celebrate anniversary and 90th birthday


    Cleo Rigney celebrated his 90th birthday Oct. 1, 2010. He and his wife, Gladys, will celebrate their 64th wedding anniversary with an open house in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 10, 2010, in the Family Life Center of First Christian Church, 634. N. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown.

    They were married Oct. 5, 1946.

    Mr. Rigney owned and operated Elizabethtown Realty and Insurance and was a long-time member of the Lions Club.

  • Knight-Hart


    Rachel Knight and Christopher Hart, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage, along with their son, Lucas Hart.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Cecil and Darlene Bailey of Big Clifty and Bruce and Edna Knight of Hodgenville. She is a 2003 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is attending Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with a major in early childhood education.

  • Oct. 4, 2010: Obituaries

    Larry Gene Grimes

    Larry Gene Grimes, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation.

    Cremation was chosen and services will be announced later.

    Condolences may be expressed at www.brownfune ral.com.

  • Senior Life: The only child as a caregiver


    While I am not able to have firsthand knowledge of being an only child, I do have many friends who are. For whatever reason, their nuclear family is made up of two adults and one child.

    As I was growing up, there were many times I wished to be an only child, to have all my parents’ attention. I especially wished it when my younger sister and I disagreed and argued. But that was in my younger and less mature days, and I realize now how much I value having a sibling.