Today's News

  • Local Military briefs


    HUGHES. Air Force Airman Adam M. Hughes graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Michael Hughes of Elizabethtown and grandson of Leroy Henderer of Evendale, Ohio.

    The airman is a 2005 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

    WOOD. Army Staff Sgt. Brad D. Wood has arrived for duty at the Noncommissioned Officer Academy at Fort Knox.

    Wood is an Advanced Leaders Course instructor at the academy. The staff sergeant has served 13 years in the military.

  • Brother welcomes Axton Bade



    Kale Masterson of Lexington announces the birth of a brother, Axton Bade Masterson, on Feb. 6, 2009. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and as 19 ¾ inches long.

    Parents are B.J. and Spring Masterson of Lexington.

    Grandparents are Debbie and Rodney Sharp of Glendale, Joe and Janice Masterson of Elizabethtown and Jeffrey and Avanda Rainey of Danville.

    Great-grandparents are Shirley and Larry Milam and Alton and Dee Masterson, all of Elizabethtown and Pauline Hilbert.


  • May 3 Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Andrew Parrett, 21, Hodgenville, and Chasity Williams, 19, Upton. Married one year.

    John David Love, 26, Glendale, and Cindy Gardiner, 26, Sonora. Married seven years.

    Jonathan Linn Devney, 46, and Rachel Marie Juntunen, 31, both of Radcliff. Married 10 years.

    Albert Stith, 59, and Paula Elaine Fields, 53, both of Elizabethtown. Married 29 years.

    Jose Vega Gomez, 37, Puerto Rico, and Michelle Esparra, 39, Radcliff. Married 18 years.

  • Marcus



    Spc. Shaun Marcus and Carrie Davidson were married Dec. 31, 2008, in Elizabethtown.

    The bride is the daughter of Paul and Tammy Davidson of Elizabethtown.

    The groom is the son of Dan and Brenda Marcus of Lufkin, Texas.

    The couple reside in Fort Hood, Texas.


  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club Assists with Easer Egg Hunt



    The Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman's Club  volunteered itsr assistance to the Radcliff Optimist Club’s annual Easter Egg Hunt at Duvall Ball Park. Several hundred children were arranged into three age groups. The NHCDWC ladies helped organized the groups and give out the prizes. The Optimist Club gave prizes for winning eggs and tickets. The event was a huge success.


  • Jameson graduates from basic training


    Jameson graduates from basic training

    JAMESON. Air Force Airman Eric M. Jameson recently graduated form basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is a 2008 graduate of Elizabethtown High School and is the son of Scott and Carol Jameson of Elizabethtown and the grandson of Karin Gilliam and Mary Jo Jameson, both of Elizabethtown.


  • The Shoe Box donates to Atria

    Cheryl Lynn of The Shoe Box, recently donated slippers to the residents and staff of Atria Senior Living in Elizabethtown.


  • Wooden celebrates 85th birthday

    Lena Wooden of Upton celebrated her 85th birthday on March 11, 2009, with family and friends.

    She was born March 11, 1924.

    She has four children and numerous grandchildren.


  • Radcliff Womens Club attends two outings

    As part of its Cultural Affairs initiative and to become better acquainted with the community, members of the Radcliff Woman’s Club participated in two outings recently. One was to have dinner in a local oriental restaurant to celebrate the Chinese New Year, and the other was to visit the historic Brandenburg jail. Both trips were planned by Marilyn Williams.


  • Elizabethtown Noon Rotary Club recognizes Paul Harris Fellows

    1 Rotarian Michael Owsley with President Randy Dunn of Murray State University at the March meeting of the Noon Rotary.

    2 Rotary President Glenn Ross with special guests at the March meeting, Rotary District Governor Terry Shockley and his wife, Jo Shockley.

    3 From left, back row: Jeff Richardson, Rich Griendling, Rotary President Glenn Ross and Chuck Willis; front row: Ted Stiles, Ed Barlow, Linda Sims, Michael Owsley were recognized as Paul Harris Fellows during the March meeting of the Elizabethtown Noon Rotary.