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Today's News

  • Lincoln National is a 5-Star bank

    Lincoln National Bank has been recognized as one of the strongest banks in the nation.

    The bank has earned BauerFinancial’s highest 5-Star rating for strength and stability.


    A 5-Star Superior rating indicates that The Lincoln National Bank is one of the strongest in the nation, excelling in areas of capital, loan quality, profitability and more.

  • Jeffries awarded scholarship

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College student Jonathon Jeffries has been awarded the Engineering and Electronic Technology Program Scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year. Jeffries is a sophomore from Elizabethtown pursuing a career in engineering.

    Recipients of the award must be a declared Engineering and Electronic Technology Program major in good academic standing with a minimum of 30 hours completed at ECTC.Preference is given to non-traditional students. 

  • BIRTHDAY - Duncan
  • Jesse Roundtree honored for service

    Louise Roundtree sat at the table in the kitchen of the home she shared for 67 years with her husband, Jesse Monroe Roundtree. As she recounted the time she spent with him, emotion washed over her.

    The two were married on May 10, 1947.

    “He was a kind man,” she said, choking back tears. “He’d help anyone do anything.”

  • PHOTO: Chamber speaker
  • Senior Activities

    Public Retirees to meet

    Kentucky Public Retirees, Lincoln Trail Chapter, will meet 11:30 a.m. Feb. 9 at Ryan’s, 1034 Executive Drive, Elizabethtown. Stefanie Goff, director of community planning with Lincoln Trail District Health Department will speak. KPR includes members of KERS, CERS, SPRS or the spouse of any of these systems. First year membership is free and annual dues thereafter are $15.

    Senior Citizens music

  • Court Briefs

    Declared a fugitive

    Rhiannon M. Mott (1978) was declared a fugitive Jan. 5 in LaRue Circuit Court. Mott was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree assault and operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs in 2014.

    Declared a fugitive

    Daniel R. Seidler (1974) was declared a fugitive Jan. 5 in LaRue Circuit Court. His 2014 charges include burglary, criminal mischief and resisting arrest.

    Final sentencing

  • Fundrai$ers

    RELAY FOR LIFE: Adopt-A-Pig

    Living Strong’s Adopt-A-Pig Project is going on through April 25. Adopt a plastic pig and enter a variety of contests to support Relay. For more information, call Kathy Ross at 270-234-3309

    RELAY FOR LIFE: Gatti’s

    Freedom Angels will hold a Mr. Gatti’s fundraiser in Elizabethtown. All you can eat 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 18. Team receives 20 percent off profits and coupon required. For more information, contact team captain Rosetta Lafollette.

    RELAY FOR LIFE: Breakfast

  • PHOTO: Peaceful Frame
  • Give attention to the lasting

    There is a renewed interest in better health as evidenced by the emphasis on health clubs and exercise and better eating habits. There seems to be a desire to get fit and stay fit. Paul tells us that God bought us and we are not our own so we are to glorify him in our bodies (1 Corinthians 6:19-20).

    If we stay as fit as possible we will live a better life and be able to serve God more effectively. God put us here primarily to love and serve him.