Today's News

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club EHS Students of the Month named

    Elizabethtown High School seniors Katie Meek and Sam Sherrard attended the noon meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club as Students of the Month. Katie Meek is a member of the BETA Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Journalism Club and is co-captain of the EHS volleyball team. After graduating she plans to attend a four-year college and major in biology, eventually attending dental school. She hopes to some day return to Elizabethtown to practice dentistry. Sam Sherrard already owns his own business and spends his extra time doing community service activities.

  • Ball-Essex


    Ian Martin Essex and Bobbi Alecia Ball would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Danny and Sherry Ball of Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is the son of Kenneth and Victoria Essex of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is May 22, 2010 at College Heights United Methodist Church.

    Invitations will be sent.


  • Parents welcome Joshua Dylan Weaver


    Nathan and Stephanie Weaver of Marietta, Ga., announce the birth of a son, Joshua Dylan Weaver, on Aug. 7, 2009. He weighed 4 pounds, 3 ounces and was 16 ½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Steve and Dianne Atcher of Elizabethtown and Raymond Weaver of Marietta.

    Great-grandparents are Isaac and Monica Duff of Elizabethtown, Kathryn Atcher Bewley of Louisville and Stan and Dorothy Carras of Bay Village, Ohio.


  • Randall to attend advanced electronics school


      RANDALL. Jason I. Randall of Radcliff entered active duty in the U.S. Navy in June 2009. He is stationed at Great Lakes Naval Base and has been selected to attend the Advanced Electronics School. Randall formerly worked at the Best Buy store in Elizabethtown. He is the son of Lisa and Bert Randall and the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Don Shaw of Radcliff.

  • Milburn-Milby

    Randall and Reba Milburn of Vine Grove and Otto and Suzanne Milby of Buffalo announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Kathy Jo Milburn and Joseph Dale Milby.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with an associate of science degree. She is a manager at McDonald’s.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of LaRue County High School. He is a truck driver.

    The wedding is at noon Sept. 19, 2009, at Friendship Baptist Church in Hodgenville, followed by a reception.

  • Club participates in Heartland Festival parade

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown participated in the Kentucky Heartland Festival by having an entry in the parade. In keeping with the theme, “Heartland Shines in 2009,” Casey Goodson, the club’s 2009 scholarship recipient, rode in the vehicle provided. Casey graduated from Central Hardin High School in May and attends Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. The Junior Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown also participated by walking beside the vehicle.

  • Oct. 4 Cecilia news




    Irene Dodson, 862-3223


  • Fort Knox Chapter of MOWW Wins Major Awards


    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) held its monthly membership meeting Sept. 15 at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

    The program for the meeting was Col. John Smith, director of the Kentucky Bluegrass Challenge Academy (BCA), who gave a briefing on the totality of the Challenge Academy system across the country. The Kentucky program is healthy and it may expand to a second academy in Eastern Kentucky in the Harlan County area.

  • Lee-Dockery

    Roxanna Lee announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Andrea Lee to Matt Dockery, son of Pastor (retired lieutenant colonel) Richard Kent and Laura Dockery of Oregon.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of North Hardin High School, a 2007 graduate of the University of Louisville and obtained her Master of Science degree in social work in August, 2009.

    The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Fossil Ridge High School in Texas, attended the University of Anchorage, Alaska, and is employed as a member of the Geek Squad at Best Buy.

  • Sandfer wins ribbons at the Hardin County Fair

    Judy Sandfer of the Goldenrod Homemakers entered  flowers and plants in the Hardin County Fair on July 6. She won nine ribbons for her entries.