Today's News

  • June 8, 2009: Services


  • Vincent-Smith



    Gary and Sandy Smith of Cecilia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Jason Smith, to Jamie Vincent, both of Leitchfield, daughter of Danny and Bonnie Vincent of Roundhill.

    The prospective groom is a manager of Fastenal in Leitchfield.

    The bride-to-be is a registered nurse at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m., May 2, 2009, at the Brown-Pusey House with a reception to follow.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.


  • Brownfield to celebrate 95th birthday

    Paul Brownfield will celebrate his 95th birthday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., April 26, 2009, at Hodgenville United Methodist Church.

    No gifts please.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.


  • GOLF:Area golfer wins car with hole-in-one (06/05)


  • Tipster 'dropped a dime' on burglary suspect



    RADCLIFF — Police say last week’s arrest of three burglary suspects was, in part, due to a supermarket employee’s watchful eye over a coin changer.

    Radcliff investigators were working a series of home break-ins and thefts of jewelry and coins when an officer decided to employ a unique resource in crime fighting.

  • Suppliers for lavish home ask judge to force payment




    ELIZABETHTOWN – Two of a dozen businesses that in March filed $1 million worth of liens against a luxury home are turning to 9th Circuit Court for help.

    Court records show Village Green Landscaping filed a civil complaint against Wayne and Crystal Ireland, and contractor Jay Hosay Custom Homes LLC, for what is described as debts owed since fall 2008 for exterior work performed at the 220 Anniston Way home.

  • Club presents donation to Warm Blessings


    Diane Pankninm, left, treasurer for Warm Blessings Meal Kitchen, receives a donation of $250 from the Duplicate Bridge Club, presented by club member Judy Bishop. The club, which has membership from several counties in the region and meets at Paula’s Hot Biscuits in Hodgenville, has been making contributions to various groups and charities for the past 10 years. 

  • Chaney-Bolin



    James and Joan Chaney of Big Clifty announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Rachelle Chaney, to Darrel Anthony Bolin of Elizabethtown.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Juanita Higdon of Big Clifty, Ray and Evelyn Tackett of Louisville and the late Hurley Higdon. She is a 2002 graduate of Grayson County High School and a 2007 graduate of Western Kentucky University. She is employed by the state.

  • Plan would restore prosecutor's funding



    FRANKFORT – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear’s proposal to increase spending for prosecution next year could help, but Commonwealth’s Attorney Chris Shaw says it won’t save rocket docket from the chopping block.

    As have other Kentucky prosecutors in more than 100 districts and circuits, the state prosecutor based in Elizabethtown has dealt with furloughs and budget cuts this year.

  • McKendree University holds off on tuition hikes



    RADCLIFF — McKendree University students will hand over the same amount of money next year as this year for schooling.

    McKendree University is keeping students’ costs at $260 per undergraduate credit hour and $350 per graduate credit hour.

    There were several reasons the university’s Board of Trustees decided to forego a tuition spike, said Jennifer Atkisson, director of admissions and corporate learning.