Today's News

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Central tops North in two games (08/14)


  • Coopers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Bob and Deedie Cooper of Vine Grove recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their children. They were married at St. Brigid Church on June 6, 1959, by the Rev. Anthony Zeigler. They are the parents of Susan Sears, Rob Cooper and Mary Young, and seven grandchildren.


  • Maj. Riat speaks to Radcliff Rotary

    Major DeJuana Riat was welcomed by Radcliff Rotary Club President-elect Neil Atcher, left, at a recent meeting. Maj. Riat is an Army Health Care recruiter, a physician’s assistant and a flight surgeon with more than 18 years of service. She was a guest of Rotarian Charlie Fraley, right. Maj Riat explained the many educational, financial and life style advantages the Army offers as incentives for medical personnel.

  • Duvall celebrates 90th birthday


      Effie Duvall of Morningview Gardens in Elizabethtown, originally from Cecilia, celebrated her 90th birthday on June 30, 2009. She has five children who were in attendance, Kenneth Duvall of Alexandria, Va., George Duvall of Elizabethtown, Margaret Duvall Flowers of Mount Washington and John Duvall of Show Low, Ariz.; several grandchildren; and great-granchildren.

  • Harper celebrates 91st birthday



    Nell Harper will celebrate her 91st birthday with a reception held by her family from 5 to 7 p.m., July 6, 2009, at Kensington Manor Nursing Home in Elizabethtown.

    She has three children, Shirley Johnson, Linda Caswell and Jimmy Harper; and nine grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Bassette-Johnson

    Lillian Genevieve Bassette and Jamie Thomas Johnson, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is a hairdresser at Hair Tech.

    The prospective groom is produce manager at Save-A-Lot.

    The wedding is at 2 p.m. Aug. 1, 2009, at the Brown-Pusey House, 128 N. Main St., Elizabethtown, followed by a reception.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend. In lieu of a gift, the couple requests that those attending bring a dish to pass and share with other guests.


  • Rodgers wedding



    Emily Anne Prather and James David Rodgers, both of Naperville, Ill., were married on June 12, 2009, at Dupage County Court House in Wheaton, Ill.

    The bride is the daughter of Barbara and Charlie Prather of Radcliff.

    The groom is the son of Anita Rodgers and Dale Rodgers, both of Lawrenceburg.

    Witnesses were Shelley Hughes-Mills and Will Hughes-Mills.

    A reception was held July 4, 2009, at the home of the bride’s parents.

    After a wedding trip to Niagara Falls the couple reside in Berwyn, Ill.


  • Fulkerson inducted as president of AM Rotary Club

    The Hardin County AM Rotary Club inducted its new president, Marty Fulkerson, at the June 26 meeting. Fulkerson, left, is pictured with the past president, Dr. Jamie Hargan.


  • Jones-Pawley



    Jim “Big ‘N” and Sandi Jones of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kaycie Ann Jones, to Benjamin W. Pawley, son of Darlene Pawley of Louisville and Bill Pawley of Rineyville.

    The bride-to-be is a 1998 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2003 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and social studies. She is an electronic banking specialist at The Cecilian Bank.

  • Martin-Hammer


    Jerry and Debbie Martin announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Adara Liane Martin, to Joshua Kane Hammer, son of Edward Hammer and Brenda Hammer.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Metcalfe County High School and is entering her senior year at the University of Kentucky, pursuing a degree in elementary education.

    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Metcalfe County High School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Kentucky. He is a mechanical engineer with the Aerospace Division of Belcan in Lexington.