Today's News

  • Bushes celebrate 50th anniversary


    Bushes celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Julia Bewley and William “Pete” Bush of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 20, 2008, with a quiet day with all of their children.

    They were married Dec. 20, 1958, at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.

    Mr. Bush worked at Ingram then Bussmans. He went into business for himself and was a landscaper until his retirement.

  • Looking back!

    1 Paws 4-H Club members Jud Adams, Alex Skillman, Aaron Miller, Tori Skillman, Alexis Carnes and Kelsey Tucker were very proud as the wreaths and tree they prepared earned $260 for SpringHaven residents during the 2008 Christmas Tree Auction. For six consecutive years Paw’s 4-H club members have participated in the Spring Haven tree auction as part of their community service project with the 2008 proceeds being close to $6,000.

  • Ingram-Hendrix



    Justin Hendrix and Tessa Ingram announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Tammy Ingram of Elizabethtown and Perry Ingram and Melanie Jarrell of Guston. She is a 2004 graduate of John Hardin High School and 2008 graduate of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with a degree in Human Services. She is attending Western Kentucky University majoring in social work.

  • Parents welcome Meya La’Kay


    Parents welcome Meya La’Kay

    Jayson Hinkle and Jennifer Barroso of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Meya La’Kay Hinkle, on Dec. 17, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19 inches long.

    Siblings are Xavier DeGroat and Naryah DeGroat, both of Elizabethtown.

    Grandparents are Leroy Hinkle, Pauline Hinkle and Victor Barroso, all of Elizabethtown and Miriam Carter of Rineyville.

  • Sisters welcome Jackson Phillip

    Hannah, Abigail and Ruth Day announce the birth of a brother, Jackson Philip Day, on Oct. 4, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Parents are Kenny and Angela Day of Big Clifty.

    Grandparents are Don and Val Harper of Cecilia and Bob and Imogene Day of Glendale; great-grandparents are Ruby Harper of Stephensburg, Frances Houk of Vine Grove and Silas Taylor of Tennessee.










  • Military Lynch


    LYNCH. Army Pvt. Apiricio P. Lynch has graduated from the H-8 Tracked Vehicle Recovery Specialist Course at Fort Knox. Lynch is the former ward of Genevieve Rayburn of Fort Knox.

  • Family welcomes Luke Aaron Williams


    Family welcomes Luke Aaron Williams

    Roy and LeeAnne Williams and their children, Will, Ryan, Roy IV, Noah, Regan and Sam, all of Glendale, announce the birth of their son and brother respectively, Luke Aaron Williams, on Nov. 3, 2008, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18 inches long.

    Grandparents are Vivian Smith of Elizabethtown and the late Bill Smith, and Billie Ann Williams and Curtis Duvall of Radcliff.


  • CASA of the Heartland holds fundraiser at Cali's Burritos

    From right, Cordelia Ball, secretary; Marie Colasanti, chair; Stephen and Jennifer West, owners of Cali’s Burritos; Terri Thomas, board member; Carol Cantwell, treasurer; and Lucy Dunford, board member.

    CASA of the Heartland recently held a fundraiser at Cali’s Burritos. A percentage of the profits went to help a non-profit organization. For more information about CASA of the Heartland, 982-2272.


  • Addison



    Leslie Ridgway and Kevin Addison, both of Elizabethtown, were married in a private ceremony Oct. 4, 2008, in Tennessee.

    The bride is the daughter of Bonnie Ridgway of Elizabethtown and the late Kyle Ridgway.

    The groom is the son of Melody Glover of Louisville and Donald Addison of Alexandria, Ind.


  • Feb. 8 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Brandon K. Etherton (1986). Alcohol intoxication in a public place. Total $245.

    Shawn Patrick Whitacre (1972). No/expired registration plates. Total $139.