Community News

  • ECTC hosts free ‘Celtic Christmas’ concert

    The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Fine Arts Committee and the Multi-Cultural Committee will present “ A Celtic Christmas” with “The Heartland Harps”, “Lorinda Jones and Friends”, and “Keltricity”. The concert will be 3 p.m. Dec. 7 in the Science Auditorium on ECTC’s Main Campus. This concert is free and open to the public.

  • KSP Hotline

    The Kentucky State Police Post 04 in Elizabethtown covers eight counties: Hardin, Jefferson, Bullitt, Nelson, Meade, Breckenridge, LaRue and Grayson.

    The Holiday Enforcement plan is under way and officers will conduct traffic safety checkpoints through the rest of 2014 looking for impaired drivers, unrestrained motorists, and other traffic violations at various locations throughout our post area.

  • KSP accepting trooper cadet applications

    The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its 93rd Academy Class scheduled to begin May 24, 2015. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/career.html

    Information available on the website includes an outline of the application process, a list of minimum requirements and disqualifications, a downloadable application form with a list of supporting documents required, a downloadable study guide for the written test, physical standards requirements and a list of testing dates, times and locations.

  • Bookmobile Schedule - December 2014

    Dec. 3 – Westpoint Bank in Upton, Maxine Road, Mill Road, New Jackson Highway 

    Dec. 4 – Laugh & Learn, Nationwide Uniform, North L & N Turnpike, Dangerfield Road, Athertonville, Bardstown Road

    Dec. 8 – Headstart, Goodin-Williams Road, Slack Road, Dan Dunn Road, Salem Church Road, Salem Lake Road

    Dec. 9 – LaRue County High School, Sunrise Manor Nursing Home, Campbellsville Road

    Dec. 10 – Kingdom Kids, LaRue County Senior Center, Taylor Mills Apartments, Morningside Apartments, LaRue Trace Apartments

  • 'It's a Wonderful Life' presented by CU

    Campbellsville University to present 'It's a Wonderful Life'

    Town Hall Productions and Campbellsville University Theater are partnering to perform six live performances of “It’s A Wonderful Life” at the Russ Mobley Theater in the Alumni Building at 114 University Drive, Campbellsville.

    The performances are:

    • Saturday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m.

    • Sunday, Dec. 7 at 2:30 p.m.

    •Thursday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m.

    •Saturday, Dec. 13 at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Lindsey Nicole Ragland and Alx Andrew Grey

    Dwayne and Amy Ragland of Elizabethtown announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Nicole Ragland, to Alx Andrew Grey, son of Ken and Vonetta Grey of Elizabethtown.

    The bride to be is a 2010 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is employed at Sun Tan City, client services department, in Elizabethtown.

    The prospective groom is a 2010 graduate of John Hardin High School and is employed at his father’s business, Greycom, based in Elizabethtown.

    Alx and Lindsey are active members of New Horizon Baptist Fellowship in Glendale.

  • ANNIVERSARY: Wathens celebrate 50 years

    Paul and Glenda Wathen of Hodgenville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 30, 2014, with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Hodgenville Woman’s Club.

  • ENGAGEMENT: Rachel Fields and Josh Merry

    Rachel Fields of Buffalo, and Josh Merry of Rineyville announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Sharon Fields and the late Robert “Eddie” Fields.

    The prospective groom is the son of Lois and Roger Merry.

    The ceremony will be 4 p.m. Nov. 29, 2014, at Sportsman Lake in Hodgenville.

  • Community Calendar: Nov. 26, 2014

     Santa’s Helpers Toy Drive

  • Community News


    By John R, Smith

    To each and everyone, have a blessed and safe Thanksgiving.

    Mitzi Smith Moore has returned home after having surgery and is improving. Congratulations to Ed and Ella Doepp who will celebrate their 15th anniversary on Tuesday. They were recognized Sunday at First Baptist. Lane Lincoln had a successful day during their annual Friends and Family Day.