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Today's News

  • USPS is a service, not a business

    For one dollar you can send a birthday card to Uncle Moosejaw in Alaska and an anniversary card to Aunt Aloha in Hawaii and the post office will give you back 12 cents in change.

    Remember now, we’re talking actual greeting cards filled out at your kitchen table then physically moved many thousands of miles by real people for 44 cents a piece.

    How on earth can the United States Postal Service make a profit on this transaction?

  • Munfordville woman injured in Glendale wreck

    A Munfordville woman was injured in a collision with a semi-truck Tuesday on U.S. 31W just north of Ky. 222 in Glendale.

    Witness John Love said the semi-truck pulled left out of a Pilot gas station in front of southbound traffic on U.S. 31W. The truck struck the passenger side of the white Toyota Corolla carrying three people, authorities reported.

  • Walking track to promote health in Radcliff

    Radcliff residents might soon be able to stroll along a park path as they watch children play at Dawley Park on Shelton Road in Radcliff.

    Some area community leaders have made plans to raise money for and organize construction of a walking trail around the soccer fields at the park to encourage physical fitness among residents and get people involved in the community.

  • Vine Grove City Council meeting moved

    The September Vine Grove City Council meeting is Sept. 10.

    The meetings are typically scheduled for the first Monday of each month, but that falls next month on Sept. 5, Labor Day.

    The meeting is at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall on West Main Street.

  • Road Work Ahead
  • Radcliff man arraigned in custodial interference case

    A Radcliff man facing assault and custodial interference charges was arraigned in Hardin District Court on Tuesday.

    Sherrod R. Moore is scheduled to appear in district court Sept. 7 for a preliminary hearing. He is lodged at the Hardin County Detention Center on a $2,500 bond as well as a $500 bond for an additional charge.

    Originally charged with fourth-degree assault, custodial interference and violating a domestic violence order, Moore also was charged with theft by deception after being jailed Sunday, according to jail staff.

  • Pink fire trucks scheduled for Friday appearance

    Before being featured in Saturday’s parade, the Pink Heals Tour fire trucks will make a stop Friday in the Radcliff Walmart parking lot.

    The pink fire trucks are in the parking lot from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, said Steve New, chief at Vine Grove Fire Department.

    The truck also is in a parade Saturday morning in Radcliff, which begins at 10 a.m. at City Hall.

  • Court dates approaching in child sex crimes case

    Court dates are approaching in the case against Jeffrey M. Farmer and Christin Nicole Dague, Hardin County residents facing child pornography charges.

    Farmer, 46, and Dague, 27, are accused of involving a minor under 16 years of age in a filmed sexual performance between 2007 and 2008 at a Radcliff residence, according to indictments against the two.

    The two “produced, directed or promoted a sexual performance ... by directing, arranging and taking a video of said sexual performance by said minor,” the indictment also states.

  • Incorporation is key to acquisition

    Hardin Memorial Health’s decision to purchase Elizabethtown Diagnostic Imaging could be a win-win for everyone if the right steps are taken to correctly incorporate it into the hospital’s service selections.

    The key is to maintain Elizabethtown Diagnostic Imaging’s successful history of quality service and short wait times.

    Purchasing a business such as EDI means much more than buying a name or a building. The experience of the staff and the established client expectation of satisfaction also are valued assets.

  • Food distribution finds wide spectrum of clients

    By 8 a.m., many already have arrived at the pavilion of the farmers market in Elizabethtown.

    They are men, women, young, old, employed, out of work, single, married, alone or with children and infants. Some have traveled here for the first time; some regularly count on the scheduled monthly food distribution.

    In heat already edging into the 80s, they line up for a supply of food provided by Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland.