Today's Features


    Sign-up begins for Crop Disaster Program (CDP)


    Community Action needs holiday sponsors

    Would you like to sponsor a child or family for Christmas? Community Action Center is in need of individuals or groups that are interested in helping to make someone else’s Christmas brighter this holiday season. If you would like to help by making a monetary donation or shop for a child or family, contact Lysa Drake at 348-9596.

    BHS French Club to have yard sale

  • Advent Festival set for Dec. 1


    Pastor Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral St. Michael’s Church -Fairfield

  • Mystery shrouds airport blast - Dream of having own plane bursts like bubble

    Three weeks ago when Miss Teresa Cecil, 26-year old bookkeeper for the Willett Distilling Company bought herself an airplane, she had high hopes and expectations. She planned to pilot herself to a Notre Dame football game and had several other trips on her calendar.

  • Since November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, it’s a good time to consider your risk of developing diabetes. More than 395,867 adult Kentuckians — or 12.75 percent of the state’s adult population — have diabetes. It’s estimated that one-third of those cases are undiagnosed.

    The Kentucky Diabetes Prevention & Control Program (KDPCP) estimates that 553,286 adult Kentuckians age 40-74 have pre-diabetes — a whopping 36.3 percent. Pre-diabetes is a major risk factor for diabetes, heart attack and stroke.

  • Picking out the perfect Christmas tree is serious business for me. Some may find it a trivial chore, but I want a tree that will be worth the effort of cleaning, moving furniture, hauling boxes, lights, stepladders and more. But once the mundane is done then the fun begins. Each ornament that adorns the tree has a story to tell about my grandparents, parents or me. The tree is indeed important because it holds the past. And it must hold the past, in the form of many beloved ornaments, securely and style.


    Light Up Bloomfield set for Dec. 1

  • Through November: November is Military Appreciation Month at the National Corvette Museum and all military personnel, firemen, police officers and their immediate families will receive free admission during November. All branches including active, retired and reserve members will be honored with free admission when presenting a military or service identification. For more information, call (800) 53-VETTE or visit www.corvette museum.com.


    Bardstown Rotary Club. Talbott Tavern, noon.

    T.O.P.S. No. 262. Civic Center, weigh-in, 10:30 a.m.; meeting, noon.

    Al-Anon. Meeting for friends and families of alcoholics, 10 a.m., First Christian Church, 175 E. John Rowan Blvd., Bardstown.

    Queen of Nelson No. 87 O.E.S.P.H.A. 7:30 p.m. at the lodge hall.

    Scout Troop 147. 7 p.m. at Knights of Columbus Hall.

    Alcoholics Anonymous. 8 p.m. every Wednesday at Russell Hall, Nazareth, (alcoholics only). For more information, call 349-1671.