Today's News

  • Bybee graduates from basic training


    BYBEE. James Christopher Bybee graduated from United States Air Force basic military training on April 1, at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    Bybee is a 2010 graduate of John Hardin High School.

    He is the son of Jennifer Corbin of Elizabethtown and Alan Bybee of Fairdale.

  • Elizabethtown Lions host workers

  • Boy Scouts have recognition dinner

    The Annual District Recognition Dinner was held at Saint James Catholic Church for the Boy Scouts the former Frontier District of Boy Scouts of America earlier this year. This dinner serves as a format to honor adult leaders, Scout Troops and Cub Scout Packs, as well as individual Scouts who have had an outstanding impact in the District through service to their unit, the District or the community at large.

  • Bear Scouts visit Justice Center

    The Bear Scout Group from Vine Grove recently visited Deputy Joshua Lindblom at the Justice Center for a tour and to be fingerprinted for their personal ID kits.

  • DAR welcomes new members

    The Captain Jacob VanMeter Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution [NSDAR] welcomed two new members, Mary Evans and Joyce Miller, to the chapter on March 18 during an installation ceremony at the Brown Pusey Historic House in Elizabethtown,

    Today, NSDAR has more than 167,000 members with approximately 3,000 chapters in the United States and 24 International chapters.

  • Towne Commons building toward November finish

    In the shadow of Towne Mall, construction crews are hard at work.

    Lying between North Dixie Avenue and Veterans Way is the advent of a 92-unit apartment complex known as Towne Commons, a project expected to be finished by Nov. 1, said Chris Dischinger, co-owner of Louisville-based LDG Development.

  • Capitol ideas

    Back in February, which was Black History Month, Kentucky Speaker of the House Greg Stumbo suggested that a statue of Muhammad Ali would be a good addition to Capitol Rotunda.

    The Kentuckians already honored there are President Abraham Lincoln; Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy; Vice President Alban Barkley, statesman Henry Clay and Ephraim McDowell, a pioneering surgeon.

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • 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.

    W.K. Whitfield, 69 Maple Lane, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Travis Vaughan, 238 Winngate Road, Elizabethtown. Use: basement remodel.

    E-Town Homes Inc., 80 Grace Court, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Richard L. and Peggy S. McMahan to Robert C. Groth, 115 College St. Road, Elizabethtown, $110,000.

    CitiMortgage Inc. to John E. II and Kelly M. DePierre, 1111 Ellen Drive, Radcliff, $142,000.

    M5 LLC to Robert Jon and Hesper L. Strain, 122 Apple Court, Radcliff, $174,000.

    Federal National Mortgage Association to Joseph E. and Reba M. Connelly, 4564 Miller Road, Elizabethtown, $79,900.