Today's News

  • June 13 Services

    Ruth L. Allen, 68, died Wednesday, June 9, 2010. The funeral is at 2 p.m. today at Schoppenhorst Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home in Shepherdsville with burial in Valley Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

  • Spring Fling poker run big success


    The Spring Fling homeless veteran’s poker run was a big success despite the unseasonably low temperature. More than 300 motorcycles with passengers participated in this year’s event raising $12,000 to benefit Interlink Counseling Services homeless veteran’s shelter. This has been a record event.

  • Lewis-Lemmonds Wedding


    Holly Renee Lewis and Lance Lemmonds were married April 2, 2010, in a private sunset ceremony in the Venus Garden at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. The couple exchanged rings and performed their own marriage vows.

    The bride is the daughter of G.T. and Peggy Lewis of Rineyville. The groom is the son of Debbie and Carl Lemmonds of Searcy, Ark.

    The couple spent their honeymoon in Las Vegas. Friends and family celebrated the couple’s nuptials at an open house brunch on April 10 at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

  • Atteberry to celebrate 100th birthday

    Hazel Atteberry will celebrate her 100th birthday with cake and refreshments in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m., May 15 at Bethesda Church of God of Prophecy in the family life center, 2738 Ring Road, Elizabethtown.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.


  • National trooper group supports youth camp

    Trooper Shaler Jones of the Kentucky State Police, left, helps a camper learn to shoot an air rifle as part of Trooper Island Camp’s gun safety course.

    The American Association of State Troopers helps troopers make an impact, and that’s exactly what they did by making a donation to the Kentucky State Police Trooper Island Camp, where underprivileged children are connected with law enforcement officers for an unforgettable week of activities, development, and fun.

  • May 30 Rineyville news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

  • Aldridge-Estrada


    Brittni Laine Aldridge and Lawrence Marcial Estrada announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

  • Bell-Riggs


    Lauren Bell and Chapman Riggs, both of Upton, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Brian and Sandy Bell of Upton. She is a graduate of Central Hardin High School and is a student at Western Kentucky University.

    The prospective groom is the son of Jeff and Cindy Riggs of Upton. He is a graduate of Metcalfe County High School and is a plumber.

    The wedding is at 2:30 p.m., June 12, 2010, at Upton Baptist Church with a reception to follow.


  • Copelin-McCammon


  • June 11, 2010, editorial: More, please

    Grieving family and friends recently were faced with the heartbreaking difficulty of laying to rest an infant child following the most recent, tragic fatality because of a vehicle crash between the 50 and 100 mile-points of Interstate 65. Four month-old Preston Tichenor of Westport, Ind., died of injuries he suffered during a single-vehicle cross-median crash near I-65’s 68-mile marker. Nineteen year-old Jessica Tichenor also suffered injuries when both were ejected from the rear seat of the SUV in which they were traveling.