Today's News

  • Five generations of the Reesor family gather

    Recently five generations of the Reesor family gathered. Pictured are Pauline Reesor, Jim Reesor, Tammy Davidson, Carrie Marcus and Zachary Marcus.


  • Greenspace hike canceled due to rain but bird calls abounded

    Recently, rains cancelled the Greenspace Outdoor Bird Talk at Freeman Lake. However, Event Leader, Dr. Tony Smith, with good humor, played a few warbler bird calls for Christa Theriot and Janet and Doug Gebler, on his IPhone.

    The next Greenspace hike is at 2 p.m., May 10 at the Pirtle Trail trailhead entitled “Wildflowers and Critters”. The popular nature lecturer/entertainer, Jeff Hohman, and one of Kentucky’s premier botanists, Julian Campbell, will be the event co-leaders. For more information contact Judy at 737-8829.


  • Parents welcome Madalyn Avery Amos


    Parents welcome Madalyn Avery Amos

    Jackie and Brittani Amos of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Madalyn Avery Amos, on Oct. 25, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 7.8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Grandparents are Al and Debbie Limas of Guston and Shain and Melissa Bowen of Sonora.

    Great-grandparents are Frankie and Marcella Weller of Sonora, Janice Bowen of Magnolia and the late Sherrill Bowen, Claudie and Beulah Basham of Custer and the late Sonny DeSpain.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Crews celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Earl and Doris Bowen Crews of Rineyville recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Panama City Beach, Fla. They also enjoyed a weekend at Lake Barkley with their daughters, Cheryl, Donna and Debra, and their families.

    The couple was married Feb. 17, 1959 in Franklin, Tenn. Mrs. Crews is the former Doris Bowen.


  • Five generations of the Nunn family gather

    Five generations of the Nunn family gather

    Recently, five generations of the Nunn family gathered. Pictured are Ruby Hatfield, Naomi Rosel, Cindy Coogle, Ray Nunn Jr., and William Colton Ray Nunn.


  • Skeeters graduates from basic training


    SKEETERS. Air Force Airman Jordan P. Skeeters graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Skeeters earned distinction as an honor graduate. A 2003 graduate of North Hardin High School, he received a bachelor’s degree in 2007 from Transylvania University. He is the son of Rick and Judy Skeeters of Vine Grove.

  • McKina-Caswell



    James and Julie Morrow and Jerry and Kathy Caswell of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of Brittney McKina and Robert Caswell, both of Hodgenville.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Danny and Pamela Newport and Thomas McKina. She is a 2004 graduate of Central Hardin High School and attend McKendree University in the fall. She is a customer service coordinator at The Hair Design School in Elizabethtown.

  • Reyna graduates from basic military training


    Reyna graduates from basic military training

    REYNA. Air Force Airman first class Tara M. Reyna recently graduate from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Bas in San Antonio.

    Airman 1st Class Reyna then attended the personnel apprentice course at Kessler Air Force Base in Mississippi.

    Upon completion of the course she was recognized as the Distinguished Graduate, on the Commanders Honor Roll and also received the Ace award.

  • Burn celebrates 100th birthday


    Burn celebrates 100th birthday

    Elizabeth M. Burn of Elizabethtown will celebrate her 100th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 21, 2009, at Stone Hearth Restaurant.

    She was born Feb. 19, 1909 in Louisville. She retired from Jefferson County Public Schools and was a member of Beulah Presbyterian Church in Fern Creek. She now attends Memorial United Methodist Church.

    She was married to the late Richard W. Burn. She has a daughter, Martha Burn of Elizabethtown.

  • Coffman to compete in state National American Miss Finals

    Coffman to compete in state National American Miss Finals

    Taylor Coffman, 10, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss pageant to be held on June 27 and 28 at the Hyatt Regency Lexington Center. The pageant is for girls’ ages 10 through 12.

    She is interested in gems, strikes, dance classes, gymnastics and Girl Scouts. She also enjoys singing, playing guitar, school plays, church, writing poems, spending time with her family, spending time at Sunset Harbor, Nolin Lake.