Today's News

  • Family and friends to host retirement celebration for Edwards

    Family and friends are hosting a retirement celebration for Jay Edwards who is retiring from The Cecilian Bank after 44 years of service. The event is at 2 p.m. June 28 at Cecilia Baptist Church’s fellowship hall (use the entrance at the back of the church). Bring only the gift of your presence.

  • McGrew Duvall-Brooks



    Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Lee McGrew of Clarkson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda McGrew Duvall, to Troy L. Brooks, son of the Rev. and Mrs. Buddy Brooks of Leitchfield.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Grayson County High School. She is employed at the law firm of Coleman, Lochmiller & Bond in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Grayson County High School, Western Kentucky University and The Nashville School of Law in Nashville, Tenn. He is an executive with O2hr in Louisville.

  • Girl Scouts help VFW place flags

    Girl Scouts help VFW place flags

    Girl Scout Troop 3050 recently helped VFW Post 10281 and the Ladies Auxiliary put more than 200 flags on the graves of veterans in cemeteries in Radcliff and Vine Grove.


  • Where everybody knows your name...

    Future Networking for Women in the Heartland events

    • The July meeting will be noon today at the Brown-Pusey House. Freestyle networking begins at 11 a.m. Lunch is $15 and reservations are requested by contacting Linda Lindsey at (270) 307-7998 or lindanlindsey@windstream.net. Gail Demery is the guest speaker on the topic of “What’s Holding you Back.” The next meeting is Aug. 19.

  • Barlow, Gomez and Welling military briefs

    BARLOW. Army Pvt. Cornelius J. Barlow has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. The training consists of Basic Infantry Training and Advanced Individual Training. He is the son of Pamela Barlow of Radcliff.

  • Potted Few meets Thom Cummins

    The Radcliff community had the pleasure of meeting Hardin County’s new librarian, Dr. Thom Cummins, on June 4 at a reception at the North Branch Library. Dr Cummins is originally from Kentucky and was happy to accept the position after Brenda Macy’s retirement. Cummins earned several degrees from Indiana University and Florida State University, and he has worked in several public libraries over the years, the last being the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C. He is hoping to implement a literacy program and career center in the libraries.

  • Radcliff youth wins district Oratorical Contest

    The Kentucky-West Virginia District of Optimist International recently held their third quarter district meeting. As part of the meeting, the District Oratorical Contest was held. The boy winner was Jonathan Berry, sponsored by the Radcliff Optimist Club. Girl winner was Chelesa Simms, sponsored by the Charleston Optimist Club of West Virginia. Pictured from left: Jean Glore, Oratorical Contest chairperson; Jonathan Berry; and Governor Willie Lee of Radcliff.


  • July 14, 2009: Services

    Alonzo Kiraz Bradley, 61, of Radcliff, died Wednesday, July 8, 2009. Committal service with military honors is at 1 p.m. Thursday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff. Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

  • Parker’s family gathers for birthday

    Parker’s family gathers for birthday

    Five generations of Margaret Parker’s family gathered on May 23 to celebrate her 86th birthday. Seated from left, great-grandmother Dian McCoy and great-great-grandmother Margaret Parker, both of Elizabethtown; standing, Christopher Hart, holding his son, Lucas Allen Hart, and Lucas’ grandmother, Cheryl Hart, all of Rineyville.


  • Simpson-Gida



    Paul Simpson of Elizabethtown and Barbara Simpson of Louisville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Nicole Simpson of Louisville, to Christopher Sean Gida of Louisville.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Central Hardin High School and has an associates degree in nursing from Jefferson Community and Technical College. She is a registered nurse at Jewish Hospital.