Today's News

  • Fort Knox MOWW Recognizes Parade Floats

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) participated in the Hardin County Veteran’s Day Parade, held in Vine Grove on Nov. 7, by presenting award plaques to the “Most Patriotic” floats in the parade. This is an annual event sponsored by the local chapter to promote patriotism in the community.

  • Club Members Visit Hawk’s View

    Several members of the Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown recently visited the Hawk’s View in Shepherdsville. They were able to see the artist at work designing his blown glass works. After visiting the display areas, they enjoyed lunch. Those attending were Marie Deaton, Cora Ellen McKinley-Hall, Diane Willis, Ruth Hayden and Betty Sue French. Not pictured is Marie Deaton.


  • Drake-Duffee


    Randi Lynette Drake of Vine Grove and Charles Jason Duffee of Chester, Va., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Randall and Theresa Drake of Vine Grove.

    The prospective groom is the son of Charles W. Duffee of Lexington and Natalie Duffee of Radcliff.

    The wedding is at 6 p.m. Dec. 19, 2009, at Valley View Baptist Church in Vine Grove, followed by a reception in the church hall.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.


  • Zonta presents donation to Wesley Hilltop House

    From left, Zonta Club of Elizabethtown members Pam Kelley, Ruth Ellen Stanley and Lois Pierce present a donation to Arnel Megino, director of Wesley Hilltop House, and board members Bill Kelley and Randall Clauson. The money will be used with the youth program at Wesley Hilltop Community Center.


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  • Gardner recognized as Art Guild Artist of the Month

    John Thomas “Tommy” Gardner of Hodgenville was voted Artist of the Month at the Nov. 16 meeting at Nolin RECC. The painting is entitled “An Evening Out” and depicts the Brown-Pusey House in the days of gas lights and horse-drawn carriages. The next meeting of the CKAG is Dec. 21 at Nolin RECC.

  • Dec. 6 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This male Spaniel mix named “Ralphie” and this male Chihuahua/Pug mix named “Oscar” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them, contact Hardin County Animal Control at 769-3428 or visit 116 Nicholas St., Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for information. All dog adoptions are done by application process

  • Club observes Veterans Day in many ways

    Veterans Day was observed in a variety of ways at the Nov. 8 meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club. Even the refreshments took on a patriotic flare with a beautifully decorated cake and a cheesecake with dots of red (strawberries) and blue (blueberries).

    Charlene Easter of Spiritual Values paid tribute to the veterans by reading a poem written by a veteran. The club also paid special recognition to Yvonne Rivera and Hope Escabedo for their own service to the country.

  • Rotary welcomes guest speaker

    Elizabethtown Rotary Club guest speakers on Nov. 24 were Gary Mudd, vice president of public relations for the American Printing House for the Blind, and Rick Ricks, executive director of the Charitable Foundation of the Kentucky School for the Blind. Pictured from left are Tim Asher, Rick Ricks, Gary Mudd and Denver, a guide dog.

  • Dec. 25, 2009: Services

    Otis Brashear, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial to follow in Siberia Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Saturday at the funeral home.

    Phyllis Ann Casteel, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009. The funeral is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with burial in Brown Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and continues at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.