Today's News

  • Crace – Brooks

    John and Linda Crace of Lancaster and Ricky and Sandy Brooks of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forth-coming marriage of their children, Jennifer Crace and Christopher Brooks, both of Lancaster.
    The bride-to-be is employed at Crace Angus Cattle Farms.
    The prospective groom is employed at ama-zon.com.
    The wedding is at 4:45 p.m. Jan. 21, 2012, at Immanuel Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.
    Invitations have been sent.

  • Dowell celebrates 90th birthday today

    Elra Dowell of Elizabethtown is celebrating his 90th birthday today, Jan. 8, 2012, at his home with his wife of 66 years, Regina Dowell, and his family.
    A World War II veteran, he served in the European Theater from 1941-1945.

  • Staples announce birth of Dresden Banner

    Bradley and Amanda Staples of Upton announce the birth of a son, Dresden Banner, on Dec. 8, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 14.5 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    He has a brother, Donovan Archer of Upton.
    Grandparents are Val-erie Hamilton and Monty and Beverly Staples, all of Upton, and Walter Hamil-ton of Elizabethtown.

  • Wilson

    Jacquelin Nichole Jones and Airman 1st Class Mi-chael Joseph Wilson were married Nov. 26, 2011, at Camp Carlson by Pastor Robert Pitman.
    The bride is the daughter of Jack and Norma Jones of Radcliff. The groom is the son of James and Jeannie Wilson of Vine Grove.
    The couple reside in Radcliff.

  • Peak

    Margaret Suzanne Cross of Louisville and William Joseph Peak III of LaGrange were married Oct. 15, 2011, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Pewee Valley with Father Terry L. Bradshaw officiating.
    The bride is the daughter of Roger and Elizabeth Cross of Elizabethtown, and the groom is the son of William and Leslie Peak of Goshen.
    The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Matron of honor was Celeste Barry, sister of the bride, of Elizabethtown. Best man was David Zummach of Van Horn, Texas.

  • Music students perform at Plum Alley Theatre

    The piano and voice students of Mila Nikolic held their holiday recital Dec. 22 at Plum Alley Theatre in Elizabethtown. The full-house performance was free and open to the public. Front row: Cheyanne and Tayshawn Nickels, Nate Carman, Presley Payne and Audrey Flowers; back row:  piano accompanist Kimberly Strange, Mila Nikolic, Emily Carman, Tyler Watkins, Grace Greenwell, Brandon Best, Tom Durkan, Lighting Director Bo Cecil, William Wilson, Lindsay Nason and Alex Greer. 

  • Piano students perform for residents of Atria

    Students of Ann Case performed a piano recital for residents of Atria Assisted Living on Dec. 17. Front row from left, Sarah Jiranek, Elizabeth Godfrey, Mary Bell and Caroline Yates; second row, Kendra Ball, Rachel Boswell, Anna Rose Patterson, Minha Bhatti, Mary Kate Godfrey, Carson Yates, Ethan Brown and Ann Case.

  • CHHS art teacher helps in firing bowls for Warm Blessings

    Sharon Madison, art teacher at Central Hardin High School, has been assisting Warm Blessings volunteers as they make bowls for the upcoming “Empty Bowls” soup dinner fundraiser Feb. 11. Madison has a master’s degree in art with a concentration in ceramics from the University of Louisville.

  • Kentucky Farm Bureau delegation and state winners headed to Hawaii

    A group of 26 volunteer leaders from Kentucky Farm Bureau, including Larry Thomas of Elizabethtown, is headed to the 93rd annual meeting of the American Farm Bureau Federation, Jan. 8-11 in Honolulu. 
     More than 400 KFB members will travel to Hawaii to help shape Farm Bureau’s national policy agenda for 2012, take in informational seminars and compete for national recognition in a variety of contests. Sierra Enlow of LaRue County will take part in the Discussion Meet contest after winning at the state level.

  • Creative Kids make mats for homeless