Today's News

  • Five generations of the Baker family gather

    Five generations of the Baker family gather

    Recently five generations of the Baker family gathered. Great-great-grandmother Elva Baker, great-grandmother Jean Grimes, grandmother Darlene Bailey, mother Rachel Knight and baby Lucas Allen Hart who was born on April 7, 2009.


  • Gagel-Mortiz



    Mr. and Mrs. William Gagel of Shepherdsville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber, to Michael Moritz Jr. of Elizabethtown, son of Michael Moritz Sr. of Elizabethtown and Teresa Miller of Chicago.

    The bride-to-be is a 2006 graduate of Bullitt Central High School and a 2008 graduate of St. Catharine’s College. She is employed at Abercrombie in Columbus, Ga.

  • Heartland Dulcimer Club performs at St. James for Father Osborne

    The Heartland Dulcimer Club recently performed at St. James Catholic Church for Father Stan Osborne's 50th Anniversary Reception.

    The club meets at 6:30 p.m., the first and third Mondays of each month at First Presbyterian Church on Pear Orchard Road - new members welcome. For more information about the club or to request a performance, visit their website at www.heartlanddulcimerclub.org.


  • Parents announce birth of Lucas Allen


    Christopher Hart and Rachel Knight of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Lucas Allen Hart, on April 7, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Darlene and Cecil Bailey of Big Clifty, Bruce and Edna Knight of Hodgenville and Rick and Cheryl Hart of Rineyville.


  • Sickle-Martin



    Jamie Sickle and Robert Martin, both of Elizabethtown, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Jeannie McCarthy of Corydon, Ind., and Dan and Shawn Sickle of Richmond, Texas. A 2003 graduate of Corydon Central High School and 2007 graduate of Indiana University, she is an insurance agent.

    The prospective groom is a 1995 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

  • Christianson-White



    Jessica Christiansen of Radcliff and Jason White of Magnolia announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

  • Hardin County AM Rotary gets history lesson


  • Military briefs


  • Rice receives award from Disabled American Veterans

    Elizabethtown DAV Chapter 003 Commander Gary Rice was selected as the DAV State Service Officer of the year (July 2008 through June 2009) for the state of Kentucky. Randy Bunting, the DAV’s National Service Officer supervisor for the state of Kentucky, stated that Rice was chosen due to his dedication and outstanding service to Kentucky’s veterans and their dependents.

  • Elizabethtown Lions donate to SpringHaven

    Tanya Thomas, assistant director of SpringHaven, receives a donation from Elizabethtown Lions Club President Bill Shinkle in support of the shelter and council of those who have experienced domestic violence.