Today's News

  • Rineyville driver admits to fatal hit and run



    Rineyville resident Michael Louis Brunello, 24, admitted to a judge Tuesday that he’d “drank some beer at a friend’s house” before getting behind the wheel early one Saturday night last November to give another friend a ride to work.

    What unfolded after that resulted in Brunello’s life being unraveled, the hearts of an entire family he’d never met being crushed and the death of a cab driver known by Fort Knox soldiers for his knack for telling jokes.

  • Parents welcome twin boys


    Jason and Glenna Smith announce the birth of twin boys, Evan Ambrose and Ethan Jack Smith on Aug. 3, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Evan weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 ¼ inches long and Ethan weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Regina Nance of Elizabethtown and Jack Nance II of Washington Court House, Ohio. Great-grandparents are Nora Higdon of Howevalley and the late Louis Higdon.

  • Club members attend Hosparus Tea

    Diane McCamish and Byrle Thomas, members of the Cecilia Homemakers Club, attended the Hosparus Tea on March 27.

  • Zonta has March meeting

    Sharon Thompson of the Hardin/LaRue County American Red Cross was the guest speaker at the March meeting of Zonta Club of Elizabethtown. She explained the roll of the Red Cross in the area, volunteers and their training, and how donations are used by the organization. From left, Loretta Crady, club secretary; Sharon Thompson; and Ruth Ellen Stanley, club first vice president.

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown visits the capitol

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown attended the Kentucky Federation of Woman’s Clubs Legislative Day at the state capitol on March 18. Diane Willis, president, and Kay Barrett, art chairman, met the group at the Governor’s Mansion for a tour. They marveled at the furnishings and paintings.

  • Prince returns to Fort Richardson in Alaska
  • April 19, 2010: Obituary

    Doris Ann Yancey

    Doris Ann Yancey, 73, of Elizabethtown, died Saturday, April 17, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    She was a native of Tell City, Ind.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, George Spencer Yancey; her parents, Ernest and Barbara Wolf; a brother; and two sisters.

  • Photo: Sunset blooms
  • Radcliff Woman’s Club attends events

    Two events on March 11 drew several members of the Radcliff Woman’s club to the Colvin Community Center. They were the Rotary luncheon and the Senior Safety Expo.

    Pat Lewis, Carlo Triplett, Becky Brecht and Mary Agnes Sears assisted Kathy Eubanks and Barbara Hayes in serving pulled-pork sandwiches, green beans and peach cobblers to the Rotary members. The Radcliff Woman’s Club caters the Rotary luncheon twice a month in their efforts to raise funds for their community involvement projects.

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