Today's News

  • Perkins to celebrate 100th birthday

    Alice Perkins celebrated her 100th birthday with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on Jan. 9 in the Activity Room of Kensington Manor in Elizabethtown.

    She was born Jan. 13, 1911. She and her husband, the late Frank Perkins, lived in Stephensburg for many years. She has three children, Myra Powell of Elizabethtown, Dalton Perkins of Indiana and the late Bobby Perkins.

  • Kerrick celebrates 95th birthday

    Thelma Kerrick celebrated her 95th birthday on Jan. 1, 2011 with her family. Her celebration began with lunch at Tony York’s on Main with her children and continued at her home with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other family members.

  • Mother announces birth of Naomee

    Tiah Simmons of Brandenburg announces the birth of a daughter, Naomee Sershon, on Dec. 30, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 inches long. Father is Joey Sershon of Brandenburg.

    Grandparents are Adam Simmons and Angie Spangler of Brandenburg, Paula Deetz of Elizabethtown and Joseph Sershon of Des Plaines, Ill.

    Great-grandparents are Bobby and Sharon Simmons and David and Roberta Bennett, all of Brandenburg, Lynard and Sharon Eldridge and Paul and Brenda Eldridge.

  • Brother announces birth of Caleb Joseph Hoffie

    Shayne Aaron Hoffie announces the birth of his brother, Caleb Joseph Hoffie, on Dec. 16, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Caleb weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long.
    Parents are Jerome and Carla Hoffie of Magnolia.
    Maternal grandparents are Joe and Glenda Dohn and paternal grandparents are Bob and Patty Hoffie.
    Maternal great-grandparents are Dixie Pearman and the late John “J.T.” Pearman and Fred and Nan Dohn. Paternal great-grandparents are Ken and Betty Hoffie and the late Elaine Linstead Hoffie and the late Gervis and Cora Keel.

  • Thanks from the American Red Cross

    The American Red Cross thanks the Heart of Kentucky men’s Chorus for its generous donation to the Disaster Services Program at the Hardin/LaRue Service Center. Their “Rock N Roll” Christmas 2010 show contribution will benefit many in need in our community.
    The concert, held Dec. 10, at Severns Valley Baptist Church in Elizabethtown was thoroughly enjoyable and uplifting. Our thanks to all involved including co-sponsor Knight’s Mechanical, and special guests Max Q, acoUstiKats and the Heartland Fillies.

  • Piano students perform at Taylor-Made

    Students of Ann Case performed a Christmas piano recital for the residents of Taylor-Made Assisted Living on Dec. 17. From left, Jacob Bryan, Ann Elizabeth Bell, Rachel Ball, Kendra Ball, Kyle Gordon, Ethan Brown and Ann Case.

  • Case students perform at Morning View Gardens

    Students of Ann Case performed a Christmas recital for residents of Morning View Gardens on Dec. 18. From left, front row, Adam Thomas, Mary Kate Godfrey, Sarah Jiranek and Elizabeth Godfrey; second row, Jeannette Oropilla, Gabrielle Oropilla, Rachel Boswell, Anna Hodges, Erin Langley and Ann Case.

  • Tori honored at Republican Women’s Club

    At the November meeting of the Hardin County Republican Women’s Club, President Laura LaRue announced the renaming of the Hardin County Republican Women’s Club scholarship to the Elizabeth Tori Scholarship in honor of Tori’s 16 years of service as state senator. Pictured are Jeff Farmer, Elizabeth Tori and Laura LaRue.

  • NARFE has January meeting

    The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1050 met for their January business meeting. The guest speaker was Carol Baldwin who shared general information about Medicare policies and benefits.
    The next meeting is at 11 a.m., Feb. 7 at the Nolin RECC Building on Ring Road in Elizabethtown. This will be pot luck month, so anyone who attends should bring luncheon food as well as desserts.

  • AM Rotary hosts musical guests

    On Dec. 17 the Hardin County AM Rotary Club welcomed Matt and Joanna Black as featured speakers. Matt and Joanna performed songs from their CD “Antiques” as well as a Christmas devotional for club members.
    To learn more about Matt and Joanna Black and their music visit www.mattandjoannablack.com.