Today's News

  • Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehabilitation center celebrates Mardi Gras

    Thomas Murphy recently socialized with staff and other residents while celebrating Fat Tuesday, part of Mardi Gras 2009. Residents participated in a parade around the facility in which they threw beads to onlookers and the parade was followed by New Orleans Jazz music and refreshments.


  • Parents welcome Jaycie Lark



    Jared and Ami Wilcox of Lexington announce the birth of a daughter, Jaycie Lark Wilcox, on March 1, 2009, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Billy and Teresa Wilcox of Upton and Steve and Donna Anderson of Harrodsburg.

    Great-grandparents are George and Rebecca Vance and Charles Wilcox, all of Upton, and the late Lillie Wilcox, and Don and Juanita Ball and Gladys Anderson, all of Harrodsburg, and the late Chester Anderson.


  • Parents welcome Benjamin Lee


    Parents welcome Benjamin Lee

    Chris and Sabrina Barney of Vine Grove announce the birth of a son, Benjamin Lee Barney, on Nov. 21, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 21 ½ inches long.

    Brother is Nathan Trent of Vine Grove.

    Grandparents are Ricahrd and Pat Trent and Sylven and Doris Barney, all of Vine Grove.


  • Duncan-Ingram



    Dr. and Mrs. Vernon Duncan of Paducah and Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Ingram of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Brittany Duncan of Paducah and Andrew Ingram of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and is a senior at Western Kentucky University. She will attend medical school after graduation.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and also is a senior at WKU.

  • Abbotts announce birth of daughter


        Josh and Lauren Abbott announce the birth of a daughter, Molly Claire Abbott, on Feb. 3, 2009. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Joe Dale and Bonnie Cecil of Hodgenville and Paul and Sherry Abbott of Elizabethtown.

  • Holmes attends Spring Summit in Lexington

    Holmes attends Spring Summit in Lexington

    From left to right Raoul Cunningham, president, Louisville Branch NAACP, President of the NBC-LEO and Commissioner Daisy Lynum of Orlando, Fla., Priscilla Johnson with Kentucky Courts, Secretary J. Michael Brown of the Justice Cabinet and Radcliff City Council member and President Of KBC-LEO, Stan Holmes all recently attended the annual Spring Summit in Lexington.


  • Abels celebrates 90th birthday



    Christine Goodman Abels of Elizabethtown celebrated her 90th birthday on March 7, 2009, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Elizabethtown.

    She was born March 18, 1919 in Eastview.

    She was married to the late Paul Abels.

    She has one daughter, Linda Sicurrella of Bricktown, N.J.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.


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  • Ervins celebrate 40th wedding anniversary



    John and Louana Ervin of Guston will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary today, April 5, 2009.

    They were married in Olney, Ill., on April 5, 1969.

    They have five children, John W. Ervin Jr., Chyree Winiecki, Heidi Cruz, Jeremie Ervin and Jason Ervin; and 15 grandchildren.


  • VFW Post 10281 in Vine Grove makes donation to Interlink

    VFW Post 10281 in Vine Grove makes donation to Interlink

    Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10281 Commander Howard Hill, left, recently presented Interlink Counseling Services to Matthew LaPierre for homeless veterans. This organization has been helping homeless veterans since 1993. For more information call Matthew LaPierre, 268-3843.