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Today's News

  • POW/MIA Flag Guard raises flag at Quality Inn

    On Aug. 30, the POW/MIA Flag Guard raised a flag at Quality Inn and Suites in Elizabethtown. Jeffrey Wilson, general manager, said “This flag represents everyone who has shed their blood for us so that we can enjoy our freedom and equality on a daily basis. I am thankful to be an American and am thankful to be a part of the American spirit. Our fighting soldiers and our POW/MIA soldiers are part of the foundation that makes our country great. God bless our soldiers. God bless America.

  • Zambianco graduates from ROTC Leader’s Training Course

    ZAMBIANCO. Army Cadet Christina M. Zambianco has graduated from the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox. She is the daughter of Anna Anderson of Radcliff and a student at the University of Louisville.

  • Optimist Club of Radcliff members recognized at convention

    Optimist Club of Radcliff members Frances Lee, board director, left, and Jackie Banks, president takethe stage for recognition at the Optimist International Convention in Cincinnati for bringing in five plus new members to the local club. Also recognized was Willie Lee, who was introduced on stage as the 2013—14 international vice president for the mid-atlantic region of Optimist International.

  • E'town man charged with trafficking in heroin, marijuana

    An Elizabethtown man faces multiple drug charges after Radcliff police officers said they saw him driving carelessly in a residential area.

  • Miller - Fulkerson

    Eugene and Angie Miller of Irvington and Donnie and Hester Fulkerson of Sonora announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Alexandria Nicole Miller and Joseph Dale Fulkerson, both of Rineyville.

    The wedding is at 4 p.m. Sept. 14, 2013, at Freedom’s Way Church in Cecilia with a reception to follow at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    James E. Welch, 3452 Bardstown Road, Elizabethtown. Use: remodel.

    Heather Mauldin, 8973 Bardstown Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Bruce Beasley, 346 Beasley Blvd., county. Use: storage shed.

  • E'town woman featured in national media after quitting smoking

     A 38-year-old Elizabethtown mother has been featured in The New York Times and on Fox News this week after sharing her response to a federally funded anti-smoking advertising campaign.

    Lisha Hancock developed a plan to stop smoking in February after nearly two decades of using cigarettes.

    The catalyst, Hancock said, was a television commercial demonstrating the morning routine of former smoker Terrie Hall — a North Carolina woman who was diagnosed with throat and oral cancers at age 40.

  • E'town band marches to new beat

    The Elizabethtown High School marching band isn’t competing on Saturdays any longer, but they did make the football team dance on the sideline, which is a new measure of success for the revamped program.

    As a non-competing marching band, Elizabethtown High School shows now are a project of personal fulfillment and school pride for the students. Band Director Mark Webster said he is pleased to find his marchers work just as hard for themselves and their fellow students.

  • KSP: Goodman's DNA found on evidence left at shooting scene

    During the second day of testimony Thursday in the jury trial of Steven C. Goodman, Kentucky State Police forensic analysts testified the defendant’s DNA was found on two items left at the Big Spring residence where a man was shot.

    Goodman, 22, of Cecilia, is accused in a string of robberies that occurred the morning of Oct. 27, in the Big Spring community near the Hardin-Meade border. He was indicted in December on 12 felony charges, including first-degree assault, first-degree burglary and first-degree robbery.

  • E'town councilman to forgo lien amnesty

    Elizabethtown City Attorney D. Dee Shaw said Councilman Bill Bennett is close to qualifying for a new lien amnesty program, but Bennett said he will refuse any financial forgiveness offered by the city under a policy he approved.

    Bennett currently has two outstanding liens, the first dating back to September 2008 for $86.64. The most recent lien was filed in June 2011 for $181.54.

    “It would be unethical and a conflict of interest for me not to pay those,” Bennett said Thursday.