Today's News

  • Osborne celebrates 90th birthday

    Bernard J. Osborne of Rineyville will celebrate his 90th birthday on Feb. 13, 2011.

    He has been married to Wyla Mae Osborne for more than 63 years. He is a World War II veteran and was a partner of Osborne Brothers Quarry.

    He has two daughters, Pam Kentfield of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Kathy Smith of Elizabethtown; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

    Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 205, Rineyville, KY 40162.

  • Harper–Tabb

    Charlie and Cissy Harper of Vine Grove announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Abby Harper, to Daniel Tabb, son of Kenny and Liz Tabb of Elizabethtown.

    The wedding is Feb. 12, 2011, at St. Brigid Church in Vine Gorve with a reception to follow at The Knights of Columbus Hall in Vine Grove.

  • Parents welcome Madysen Cheyenne

    Cera and Cody Smith of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Madysen Cheyenne Smith, on Dec. 27, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Grandparents are James and Tina Birch of Rineyville and Gary and Sandy Smith of Elizabethtown.

    Great-grandparents are Charles and Bonnie Spradlin of Prestonsburg, Joyce Birch of Greenup, Sandra Smith of Leitchfield and Wayne Kappel of Nelson County.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard, 737-2194

    NEW MONTH. It seems we just got into the month of January and now it is February. Another month of winter, what will it bring? As I write this, it is pouring down rain.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    CHURCH NEWS. On Feb. 13, Unity Baptist Church will have a fellowship meal after the 11 a.m. service. The meal is potluck with the church providing meat and drinks. The men have been asked to bring the desserts.

    Today, Feb. 6, Center Point Baptist Church congregation will hold its 11 a.m. service at Upton Community Center. They still are undergoing remodeling at their church near White Mills.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Winter is still hanging on. Hopefully we will still get a decent snowfall before spring.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Karoline Peeters, Robert Crouch, Brittany Todd, Lexi Summitt, Madalynn Nalley, Kelsey Kinney, Gail Crain, Erika Gaines, John Hornback, Terry Reeves, Jessica Richardson, Brian Mackey, Craig Thompson, Terri Payton, Alex McGwire Himebaugh, Ashley Todd, Wilma Harpool, Tammy Fraliex, Nathan Hendricks, Leda Rigdon, Doug Watts, Rhonda Copelin and Stevie Mattingly.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Mark Geer, Evan Newton, Alice Ross, Dana Padgett, Bill Pawley, Scott Davis, Cody Booker, Jimmy Kitson, Travis Brangers, Emmett Cecil, Jackie Hall, Brandt Evan Baker, Irene Jenkins, Brittany Johnson, Paula Coogle, Tim Meals, Shannon Yates, Tammy Kinney, Amber Hill and Addilyn Johnson.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

  • Graases celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    George H. Sr. and Willie Mae Carroll Graas of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 11, 2011.

    They were married at St. Lawrence Church in Louisville.

    They have four sons, George Jr., Charles, Joseph and the late William; and seven grandchildren.

  • Farm Credit salutes the FFA

    During 2010, ag lending cooperative Farm Credit Services of Mid-America contributed almost $140,000 to FFA projects and programs in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee. This includes two major initiatives to help with camp improvements at state facilities in Indiana (Trafalgar) and Ohio (Camp Muskingum).