Today's News

  • Gone but not forgotten



    Although Isaiah Alonso’s life was short, those six years were enough to inspire those around him for good.

    The Isaiah Alonso Foundation has been created to honor the memory of a Radcliff Elementary School student who died from cancer in September. Rineyville resident Michelle Cagle, a friend of the family, created the foundation just a few days after Isaiah’s funeral. She plans to help other families who are experiencing similar circumstances.

  • Vittitoe


    Joseph Charles Vittitoe of Radcliff and Melissa Jo Manning of Columbia were married Aug. 10, 2010, at Vine Grove Park by Gary King.

    The bride is the daughter of Debroah Kay Manning.

    The groom is the son of Alvin Odell Vittitoe and Betty A. Vittitoe of Bardstown.


  • Sankey graduates from ROTC Leader course

    SANKEY. Daniel B. Sankey 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 Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland, Wash.

    He is the son of Brian C. Sankey and April A. Sankey both of Elizabethtown.


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  • A vote for the future

    The official political election is still a couple of weeks away, but the debates are in full swing. Hot button topics, including potential tax increases, employment opportunities, stability of the economy and health care costs weigh heavily on the minds of the voters. Candidates are working diligently to influence their respective parties and voters to secure their desired elected position.

  • Biggerstaff-Jones


    Rebecca Ann Biggerstaff and James David Jones, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the mother of Mattie Louann Jordan, 17, and Hunter Scott Jordan, 9. She is the daughter of the late Gerald W. Biggerstaff and Edna Mae Biggerstaff of Dingess, W.Va. She is a customer service representative at Cardinal Health in Radcliff.

  • Radcliff Woman’s Club holds forum

    1 City of Radcliff City Council candidates from left, Donald Shaw, Doug Moulton, Don Yates, Edward Palmer Sr. and LaQuita Gaskins. Judge Kimberly Shumate served as moderator for the evening.

    2 More city of Radcliff Council candidates from left were, Jack Holland, Clarence Duggins, Stan Holmes and Barbara Baker.

    A packed house greeted candidates for the offices of Radcliff Mayor and City Council. The forum was hosted by Radcliff Woman’s Club on Sept. 28 at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff.

  • Page-Combs


    Elizabeth Suzanne Page and Scott Evan Combs announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael and Martha Page of Elizabethtown. She is a Campbellsville University graduate with a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy. She is an off-site therapist for Communicare.

  • Hornbacks celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Monty and Janie Hornback will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception given by their children from 2 to 4 p.m., Oct. 24, 2010, at Central Hardin High School.

    They were married Oct. 21, 1960, in Celina, Tenn.

    They have three children, Wayne, Bill and Lori; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

    All friends and family are invited to attend.

    The couple request no gifts but cards would be welcome.


  • WKU photo students set to invade Hardin County



    Rik Hawkins thinks Hardin County is ready for its close-up.

    The Western Kentucky University Mountain Workshops, weeklong workshops for photojournalism, multimedia and picture-editing, will be stationed in Elizabethtown this week. More than 70 participants will be scouring Hardin County for stories to turn into a book, video and website.

    The program’s home base will be at 1000 West Park Road in Elizabethtown, and the official kickoff is Tuesday afternoon.