Today's News

  • Searses celebrate 55th wedding anniversary



    Bernie D. Sears and Mary Agnes Harper will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Aug. 12, 2009.

    They were married Aug. 12, 1954, at Vine Grove Methodist Church.

    Mr. Sears is a real estate agent for Century 21 and a retired banker.

    Mrs. Sears is retired from the Hardin County School system, but still works there when needed.

    They are active members of the community as they are involved with the Optimist Club of Radcliff, the Radcliff Woman’s Club, and worship at Stovall and Radcliff United Methodist churches.

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  • Scouts complete Canoeing Merit Badge
  • Ledfords to celebrate 50th anniversary


    Jerry W. and Mary Ledford of Elizabethtown, formerly of Harlan, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2009. They were married Aug. 4, 1959, at Jonesville Methodist Church in Jonesville, Va.

    Mr. Ledford is retired from the U.S. Army and Lowe’s. Mrs. Ledford (the former Mary Day) retired from Consolidated Stores.

    They are the parents of three sons, James of Elizabethtown, Rick of Radcliff, and the late Jerry Jr. They also have three grandchildren.


  • Thank you from the National Breast Cancer Foundation

    Chelsea Hancock and all who were involved with The National Breast Cancer Foundation Fundraiser held on July 25, 2009, would like to thank all the area business’s who supported us with donations for our auction and food donations for our luncheon. We would also like to thank everyone else who donated funds or their time to help with this event. Thanks to everyone’s generous support Chelsea raised over $3,100 for the NBCF. A special thanks to New Hope Community Church, Pastor Herb Williams, and it’s ministries for supporting this cause.

  • Heartland Coalition of Military Veterans elects officers

    The Heartland Coalition of Military Veterans, composed of members from various veteran service and fraternal organizations in Hardin County, elected new officers at its July meeting at American Legion Post 113 in Elizabethtown.

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  • Sergeant Audie Murphy Club helps out Habitat for Humanity


    The Sergeant Audie Murphy Club from Fort Knox installed drywall on Aug. 4, for the current Habitat for Humanity house under construction at 311 Jennie Lane in Elizabethtown. The club had two teams come out to work that day with a total of around 20 soldiers.


  • Russell


    Lauren Barren and Matthew Russell, both of Elizabethtown were married by Erdie Carter on June 20, 2009, at the Elizabethtown Country Club.

    The bride is the daughter of Tammy and Jonathan Bryan of Elizabethtown and Jason and Teresa Barren of Vine Grove.

    The groom is the son of Lawrence and Cindy Russell of Elizabethtown.

    The bride was given in marriage by Jason Barren and Jonathan Bryan.

    Maid of honor was Autumn Bryan; bridesmaids were Jessica Skaggs and Michaila Barren; and flower girls were Grace and Hannah Yates and Mattie Hart.

  • Leslie graduates from basic training



    LESLIE. Air Force Airman David K. Leslie graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    He is the son of Betty Johnson of Angola, Ind., and Phillip Leslie of Sonora.

    Leslie is a 2008 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Cecilia.