The guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Noon Rotary Oct. 28 meeting was Dr. Susan Fister with the Bluegrass Community Health Center. Fister spoke on the development of the center, from its conception to its current status as a source of health care for a population that is otherwise unable to afford care in the Lexington and surrounding areas.
The Elizabethtown Noon Rotary welcomed two student guests at its Oct. 28 meeting. They were Kelsey Villwock and Brandon Morris of Central Hardin High School.
At 6 p.m. Thursday, Dr. Barbara Tsakirgis, a classical archaeologist and scholar at Vanderbilt University, will present “The Goddess Reborn: the Nashville Athena” at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. North Central Education Foundation’s Peden Fund is sponsoring this illustrated presentation. “The Goddess Reborn” is free and open to the community.
ADDISON LEIGH TRUE Lisa Thompson of Vine Grove announces the birth of a daughter, Addison Leigh True, on Sept. 18, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19¼ inches long. Father is David True of Vine Grove.
The Glendale Homemakers where invited to visit some of the residents at Kensington Manor and participate in a fall craft activity. All the ladies wore their red and purple hats. The Glendale Homemakers assisted the ladies in painting flower pots to look like candy corn.
Around 20 people walked Buffalo Lake Trail recently with leader Bob Lenning, looking for fall colors. This was the last Greenbelt hike for the year but a new schedule will be released in February 2009. To submit suggestion for hikes, topics, and volunteer hike leaders contact Judylay@alltel.net.
JACOB EARL CRABTREE Airman 1st Class Morgan and Freya Crabtree of Scott Air Force Base in Illinois announce the birth of a son, Jacob Earl, on Sept. 14, 2008, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, Ill.
Mary Corine Wright, 69, of Tishomingo, Okla., died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church in Madill; burial in Oakland Cemetery. Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of the arrangements.
ELIZABETHTOWN – With a second Hardin County Family Court bench headed into a second year, and following more than a year of disturbing reports about local social services, the Hardin County Attorney’s office in mid-July employed its first full-time prosecutor for domestic violence, parental rights, custody and juvenile cases.