Today's News

  • Swains celebrate 60th anniversary

    Les and Shirley Swain of Traverse City, Mich., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 14, 2010.

    They were married Oct. 14, 1950, at First United Methodist Church in Dearborn, Mich.

    Mr. Swain retired from the Detroit Board of Education and Mrs. Swain retired from the City of Dearborn.

    They have four children, Jim Swain of Taylor, Mich., Judy Ferriter of South Bend, Ind., and Kayleen Johnson and Terri Swain, both of Elizabethtown; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

  • Oct. 24, 2010: Obituaries

    Loreane Brown

    Loreane Brown, 87, of Sonora, passed away Friday, Oct. 22, 2010, at North Hardin Nursing Home in Radcliff.

    She was a homemaker, a member of First Baptist Church of Sonora and a past member of Eastern Star.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Brown; her parents, John Wilbur and Lily Sharp Conder; one daughter, Bonita Vertrees; three sisters, Ruby Sosh, Lucille Hornback and Hazel Bland; and one brother, Gus Conder.

  • Oct. 25, 2010: Our readers write

    Supporting Jo Emary

    Radcliff has made major strides in economic development and social programs over the last 12 years and it is in position to continue that progress. With all of the activity around us, primarily driven by the Base Realignment and Closure initiatives, Radcliff stands to significantly gain in its stature and importance in Hardin County and the Commonwealth.

  • Oct. 24, 2010: Services

    Dorothy Gertrude Baker, 94, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    Lawrence Lee Clay, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. A graveside service is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central.

  • Oct. 24 Cecilia news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

  • Yates graduates from ROTC course

    YATES. Clayton W. Yates graduated from the Army ROTC, Reserve Officer Training Corps, Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as “Operation Warrior Forge,” at Fort Lewis in Tacoma, Wash. The cadet is a student at Ohio State University in Columbus. A 2007 graduate of St. Xavier High School in Louisville, he is the son of David A. Yates and Kaye Clark Yates, both of Vine Grove.

  • Caldwell graduates from basic training

    CALDWELL. Air Force Airman Matavia L. Caldwell graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2007 graduate of North Hardin High School in Radcliff, she is the daughter of Kenneth and Shirley Caldwell of Radcliff.


  • Elizabethtown Rotary Welcomes New Member

    The Elizabethtown Rotary Club inducted Hans Marsen as a new member at the Oct. 19 meeting.


  • Oct. 24 White Mills news


  • Local Pro-Life Citizens Make Chains

    On Oct. 3, Right to Life Kentucky Heartland sponsored local chains in Radcliff and Elizabethtown in conjunction with the National Life Chain. About 200 local citizens participated in the event by standing along 31W in Radcliff and along 31W and Ring Road in Elizabethtown, holding signs with pro-life messages.

    Right to Life Kentucky Heartland is the local affiliate of Kentucky Right to Life.