Today's News

  • McGuffins celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    McGuffins celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Jackie Leon and Alma Faye Noe McGuffin of Cecilia recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

    They were married on April 16, 1959 in Macon County, Tenn.

    Mr. McGuffin is retired from Houchens market after 44 years of service.

    Mrs. McGuffin working in the Hardin County Schools system and at Fort Knox. She enjoys cooking and helping those who have a need.

    They started the Christianaires Gospel Quartet in 1972 and spent 28 years singing and serving the Lord.

  • Grandparents welcome Alden Keith Brown


    Grandparents welcome Alden Keith Brown

    Edward and Frances Goodman of Cecilia announce the birth of a grandson, Alden Keith Brown, on March 24, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood. He weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 ¾ inches long.

    Parents are Keith and Donna.

    Older sister is Abigail.


  • Parents welcome Emma Claire


    Clay and Nikki Tanner of Vine Grove announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Claire, on Feb. 12, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Grandparents are Rex and Rita Tanner of Brandenburg and Charlie and Debbie Pike of Flaherty.


  • Simpson commissioned to Vance Air Force Base


    Simpson commissioned to Vance Air Force Base

    SIMPSON. Christopher James Simpson, 23, graduated May 9 from Eastern Kentucky University with a BS degree in aerospace management. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Air Force and reported to Vance Air Force Base in Oklahoma for pilot training.

    He was also the recipient of the Distinguished Graduate Award from his AFROTC detachment at the University of Kentucky.

  • Scouts hold Flag Retirement ceremony


      Scout Pack 165 sponsored by Glendale Christian Church held a Flag Retirement ceremony recently to retire tattered and worn American flags with respectful honors.    

  • DAV visits veterans at Atria Assisted Living


      Members of the Disabled American Veteran’s visited with Veteran’s at Atria Assisted Living and provided a special flag ceremony in honor of Memorial Day.

  • East Hardin Class of ’74 to hold reunion


    The East Hardin High School Class of 1974 will hold its 35th reunion on Aug. 15. The class will have a shrimp boil from noon to 3 p.m. at Claudia’s Tea Room in Sonora. Cost is $25 per person which will cover the food and drink costs. There will be other food available for those who don’t like shrimp.

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  • Fugitte speaks to Hardin County AM Rotary club

    James Fugitte, chief executive officer of Wind Energy Corporation, spoke to the Hardin County AM Rotary at their meeting on May 15. Wind Energy Corporation is the pioneer in the untapped commercial and community "distributive" energy market. "Distributive" means that it will put power directly to and under the control of consumers and businesses.

    Fugitte demonstrated his company’s wind turbine which makes distributive wind solutions feasible in urban areas and other settings where wind power is not an alternative today.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club has impromptu meeting for May

    The Radcliff Woman’s Club May 11 meeting was very impromptu. Instead of having a formal speaker, Jeannene Shipp, conservation chairman spoke briefly on conservation as related to farming. Then she asked fellow club members on their conservation efforts. Emma Day uses solar energy by hanging her clothes outside and Mayor Sheila Enyart said that she only used cold water to wash clothes. Other recycled paper and plastic bags