Today's News

  • Stoinoff

    Capt. Krystal Gail Sherwood and Capt. Chris Fredrick Stoinoff III, both of Radcliff, were married Sept. 9, 2011, with military honors, by the Rev. Michael Boyd at Concordia Lutheran Church in Louisville.

    The bride is the daughter of John and Gail Sherwood of Radcliff and the granddaughter of Vincent and Rachel Lemenager of Ashkum, Ill., and the late James and Anna Mae Sherwood of Chebanse, Ill.

  • Embry

    Leah Siobhan Keys and Bryan Scott Embry were married Aug. 20, 2011 at Gospel of Grace Baptist Church.

    The bride is the daughter of the Rev. Dewey R. Keys Sr. and Nancy Keys of Hodgenville.

    The groom is the son of Marie and Johnny Barnes of Morgantown and the late Herman Embry.

    The couple reside in Brandon, Miss.

  • Combs-Hess

    Hans and Sheryl Hess of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Brandon Michael Hess of Lexington, to Krisandra Lee Michele Combs of Lexington.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dorane and Teresa Combs of Lexington. She is a 2004 graduate of Bryan Station High School in Lexington, a 2006 graduate of Morehead State University with an associate’s degree in veterinarian technology and a 2008 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural science with a concentration in animal science.

  • McGlothlen-Vogt

    Terry and Rachel McGlothlen of Radcliff announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Joycelyn Lahela McGlothlen, to Kyle Richard Vogt, son of Richard and Carol Vogt of Cooper City, Fla.

    The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of North Hardin High School and a 2006 graduate of Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in business and human resource development. She is a marketing manager for Corporate Relations at Nova Southeastern University.

  • Florences celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

    Samuel Earl and Alta Sweet Florence of Hodgenville are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary today, Oct. 30, 2011.

    They were married Nov. 2, 1946, in Hodgenville.

    Mrs. Florence is the daughter of William and Mary Sweet. She was employed in the restaurant industry until retirement. She is a member of Union Christian Church in Hodgenville.

    Mr. Florence is the son of Sam and Flossie Florence. He retired from Armour Creamery and later worked at Carter Lumber. He also is a member of Union Christian Church in Hodgenville.

  • Shellman celebrates 100th birthday and six-generation gathering

    Mary Shellman of McDaniels celebrated her 100th birthday and a gathering of six generations of her family on Oct. 15, 2011, at her son’s home in Elizabethtown. She was born Oct. 13, 1911. Back row from left, great-grandson Richard Graham and granddaughter Carroll Ann Whitworth; and front row from left, great-great-granddaughter Ashley Cragg, son Raymond Whitworth and Mary Shellman holding her great-great-great-granddaughter, Jordyn Cragg.

  • Local businesses recognized nationally

    Two Elizabethtown businesses have been named to the 2011 HomeCare Elite top 500 home health agencies in the country 

    Intrepid USA Healthcare Services and Amedisys Home Health both were recognized .

  • Radcliff-Fort Knox Convention and Tourism Commission receives award

    Radcliff-Fort Knox Convention and Tourism Commission has received an award in the 2011 Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s (KTIA) Traverse Awards for Excellence in Tourism Marketing competition.

    The Radcliff-Fort Knox Convention and Tourism Commission received its award on Oct. 18 during the Traverse Gala held at the Lexington Convention Center as part of the 2011 Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s Annual Conference.

  • Focus on Finance: Taxes — who pays what

    Question: How do individual income tax revenues to the federal government break down by earning groups?

    Answer: According to irs.gov/ taxstats for 2008, individual income taxes are broken into percentile groups. The following is statistical breakdown by earnings percent of total individual income taxes paid, and average tax rates by groups of taxpayers.

  • LaRue, John Hardin bands advance to state championships

    John Hardin High School and LaRue County High School marching bands advanced to the Kentucky State Marching Band Championships on Saturday night.

    “They had a real good show,” John Hardin band director Brian Ellis said about his school’s marching band.

    John Hardin’s band placed third overall in the Class 4A semifinals at Barren County High School. They went on to perform in the championships at 9:15 p.m. Saturday at Western Kentucky University.