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    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    CRAZY WEATHER. For the month of January, the weather has been so crazy. We have had rain, snow, sleet, warm and cold temperatures and even tornadoes. It makes you wonder what February has in store for us.

  • Redistricting means less than experience

    Political shenanigans take place once a decade as legislators in power attempt to gain an advantage by redrawing district boundaries in ways considered beneficial to the interests of their allies.

    Recent decisions in Frankfort that turn the map of Hardin County into a jigsaw puzzle are nothing new. Complaints about having the county's influence diluted, seeing precincts sliced into three pieces or Radcliff split into four districts are not new.

  • Local Roads Scholar honored at graduation ceremonies

    The Technology Transfer Program of the Kentucky Transportation Center honored a local Roads Scholar – Gary Stewart, Hardin County Road Department — on Nov. 9 at Rough River Dam State Resort Park in Falls of Rough for completing the 2011 Kentucky Roads Scholars/Road Masters Training Program.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club members welcome student guests

    Elizabethtown High School students Jessica Gabhart and Kyle Todd were guests at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Jan. 11.

  • Clenneys celebrate 50th anniversary

    The Rev. and Mrs. Ty Clenney will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 26, 2012.
    Scotty Cocanougher of Springfield and Ty Clenney of Covington were married Jan. 26, 1962, at Beech Grove Baptist Church near Springfield by the Rev. Wendell Romans, church pastor.
    The Rev. Clenney has pastored churches in Hardin, Elliott, Mercer, Monroe, Marion, Green and Boyle counties in Kentucky and Fairfield, Ohio. Mrs. Clenney is a retired teacher. They now reside at a lake home on Barren River Lake near Scottsville.

  • Logsdons celebrate 50th anniversary

    Bill C. and Janie Elmore Logsdon of Glasgow will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 29, 2012.
    They were married Jan. 27, 1962, by Brother Roy Barnett Jr. at First Christian Church in Elizabethtown.
    Mr. Logsdon is the son of the late Floyd and Ger-lean Logsdon. Mrs. Logsdon is the daughter of Emily and the late Garnett Elmore.
    They have a son, Todd Logsdon of Glasgow; and two grandchildren.

  • Fegetts welcome Dylan Lee

    Rickie and Sheila Fegett of Rineyville announce the birth of a son, Dylan Lee Fegett, on Dec. 1, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 18 inches long.
    Maternal grandparents are Bucky Ice and Priscilla Ice of Bardstown. Paternal grandparents are Danny and Debbie Fegett of Vine Grove. Great-grandparents are the late Aline and Jimmie Ice, the late Vernie and Dorathy Lyvers, Geneva and the late Joe Car-roll and the late Dave and Lohdie Fegett.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Wright lifts Central Hardin over Louisville Eastern (1/22)

    Cameron Wright saved Central Hardin from a collapse.

  • PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Fort Knox tops Metcalfe, LaRue boys go 1-1 (01/22)

    Five Fort Knox players scored at least nine points Saturday as the Eagles pulled away from the visiting Metcalfe County Hornets, 76-66.

    Sophomore forward Rashaud Orange had 25 points, seven rebounds, three assists, three blocks and two steals, while freshman wing Anthony Little made all eight of his combined field goal and free throw attempts and finished with 15 points.

  • GIRLS' PREP GOLF: Gumm in the lead in international tourney in Hilton Head (01/22)

    Lydia Gumm is spending some time during the bitterness of winter in a coastal locale.

    But instead of chilling on the beach with daytime temperatures in the mid 70s, the North Hardin High School junior golf standout is considering her time in Bluffton, S.C., as a business venture.

    “I really don’t know how far we are from the beach. We’re really close to Hilton Head, but we haven’t been on the beach,” Gumm said after a putting practice Saturday evening.