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Today's News

  • Property Transfers

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

    Roger Jr. and Reva Richardson to Billy Padgett, lot 3 Reva Acres, county, $10,000.

    Universal Interiors Inc. to Mark C. and Rebecca Reed, 184 Creekvale Court, Vine Grove, $219,950.

    George and Britta DeSario to Jennifer DeSario, lot 3 Applewood Subdivision, county, $123,000.

    Glenn S. and Sandra G. Turner to New Banks Inc., 245 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, no monetary consideration. FMV: $35,000.

  • Celebrating the ages

    Jamie Disselkamp doesn’t get to meet in person many of the people who have been touched by Hosparus.

    The manager of community outreach for the organization meets many of them when she participates in the annual Senior Celebration at Pritchard Community Center in Elizabethtown.

    “At this event I get so many stories,” she said Thursday at the 26th annual event.

  • Radcliff teen’s battle with cancer resumes

    A Radcliff teenager who appeared to thwart cancer in March once again is battling for his life.

    Andrew Holland, diagnosed with a rare form of Ewing’s sarcoma of the spine and who was Radcliff’s junior mayor in April 2011, is back in treatment following the cancer’s aggressive return.

    Holland’s mother, Regina Hensley, said the 15-year-old aspiring writer’s condition has worsened considerably with the emergence of nine cancerous tumors – seven on his spine, one on his liver and another on his brain.

  • Hooray for Heroes to honor military, first responders

    Area residents will honor military members, emergency responders and their families Saturday during the seventh annual Hooray for Heroes celebration.

    The event takes place at Stithton Baptist Church on Park Avenue in Radcliff and is meant to honor local active duty and retired military members and veterans, police officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and their families.

  • Heart of Kentucky Men’s Chorus hosts spring concert Saturday

    After repeated success with sold out Christmas concerts, the Heart of Kentucky Men’s Chorus will present a spring concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown.

    The chorus began in 2003 with a group of barbershop music enthusiasts in Hardin County. While the group comes from a variety of careers and backgrounds, they all sing with harmonic accord in the chorus.

    Ages of the 30-member chorus range from 18 to 80.

  • Event promotes safety for children

    Community organizations and businesses are promoting safety for children Saturday and raising money for sick kids.

    The third annual Fun-Filled Safe Day is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sam’s Club on Ring Road in Elizabethtown.

    The event aims to provide information to children about safety regarding poison control, seat belts, sunscreen, motorcycles, swimming and other issues.

    There are gift bags for children and the first 10 families to arrive receive free University of Kentucky posters.

  • Galenski convicted of compliticty to commit murder

    A man accused of firing the first shot in a series of events that left a Louisville teenager dead off Ky. 313 near Radcliff has been convicted of complicity to commit murder.

    Connor J. Galenski was found guilty Thursday of complicity to commit murder in the shooting death of Mackenzie Smyser, 18.

    A jury convicted him in October of complicity to tampering with physical evidence but was unable to reach a unanimous verdict on a murder charge.

  • Praiseworthy acts

    TOPIC: Excellence, social media and building
    OUR VIEW: Applause all around

    Setting youngsters on the right learning path early often can lead to long-term academic success.

    That’s good news for students and parents in Hardin County Schools with the recent announcement that two more preschools in the district — Erin McPherson’s class at Lincoln Trail Elementary and Zola Walker’s class at G.C. Burkhead — have been recognized Classrooms of Excellence by the Kentucky Department of Education.

  • Photos: Setting burley, setting sun
  • PREP BASEBALL/PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: North Hardin uses homers to power by LaRue (05/19)

    Andrew Boyles and Markus Bell combined for three home runs as the North Hardin Trojans rolled to an 11-3 win Thursday against the visiting LaRue County Hawks.

    Boyles went 4-for-4 with two homers, four runs batted in and scored three times. Bell scored two runs, one of which came on the freshman’s three-run homer in the Trojans’ four-run fourth inning.

    North Hardin’s Brady Patterson had two doubles and two runs, while Antonio Simmons singled, stole a base and drove in two.

    Sy Ogden (3-1) got the win, striking out six in six innings.