Today's News

  • Elvis is in the building and his legacy lives on

    The King would have celebrated his 77th birthday Sunday, and despite being gone for 35 years, Elvis Presley fans have kept his legacy alive.

    Elvis tribute performer Eddie Miles believes there could be a number of reasons for The King’s longevity, but it might boil down to one thing.

    “Basically, the simple answer is the music,” he said.

    Elvis was charismatic and good-looking, Miles said, and he went beyond music into movies and TV specials.

  • Building Permits

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

  • Property transfers

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

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Meade falls to Floyd Central (1/6)

    NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Sophomore guard Raley Johnson scored a career-high 29 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Meade County Lady Waves saw their five-game winning streak end with a 70-66 loss to Floyd Central on Thursday.

    Freshman wing Morgan Turner chipped in with 17 points, while junior forward Maya Luney scored eight and sophomore guard Katelyn Cucino six.

    Meade County (9-6) led 19-17 at the end of the first, but was outscored 27-17 in the second period.


  • PREP WRESTLING: LaRue rolls into region duals as the favorite (1/6)

    The gap between the LaRue County Hawks and the rest of the Region 2 teams hasn’t gotten any smaller.

    Outside of three losses last month at the Smoky Mountain Duals, the top-ranked Hawks have continued to roll right along. LaRue County finished tied for third in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., in an event featuring seven of the southeast’s top-ranked teams.

    The Hawks hope to continue their torrid start this weekend as they host the Region 2 Duals beginning at 6:30 tonight. Action resumes at 9:30 Saturday morning.

  • Club names 2011 Woman of the Year

    At the Dec. 12 meeting of the Radcliff Woman's Club, president Pat Nuccitelli announced Mary Agnes Sears was the recipient of the 2011 Woman of the Year award.  Cited were her many years of devoted service and her involvement in Kids Voting.
     Sears is a charter member of the club, having been involved in various aspects since 1962. She served as president in 1982, as recording secretary twice and as treasurer for one term.  She also was education chair once and arts chair twice. 

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: John Hardin rolls by Knox (1/6)

    John Hardin coach Bryan Todd thinks sophomore post Zacchea Small has been overlooked by opposing teams this season.

    People should start taking notice of Small now.

    Small scored 24 points and had six rebounds, five steals and two assists Thursday to lead the visiting Lady Bulldogs to an 82-29 win over 17th District rival Fort Knox.

  • PREP BASKETBALL: Pivotal district games abound tonight (1/6)

    The first Friday of the New Year gives high school basketball fans some choices as there are two 17th District boys’ games, an 18th District doubleheader and a matchup of former district foes.

    Elizabethtown hosts Central Hardin and Fort Knox plays at North Hardin in two key 17th District games. LaRue County travels to Green County to renew its rivalry with the Dragons in the 18th District. Meanwhile, John Hardin hosts Meade County in a battle of former 17th District rivals.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL OPINION: Panthers ahead of schedule (1/6)

    During the preseason, John Hardin and North Hardin were the easy choices when asked to pick a favorite to win the 17th District this year. It’s hard to argue with the coaches’ logic. John Hardin still returned plenty of talent despite losing four seniors. Meanwhile, North Hardin had a roster stocked full of athletic players and senior point guard Jermaine Ruttley was back in the fold after missing his junior season because of an injury.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Boley, Elizabethtown rout Central Hardin (01/06)

    Playing against a senior-laden Central Hardin squad, a rising youngster stole the show early in the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers’ home opener Thursday night.

    Eighth-grade forward Erin Boley scored 10 of her game-high 16 points in the first 9 minutes as the Lady Panthers jumped on Central Hardin from the start before cruising to a 67-34 win over the Lady Bruins.

    Boley made two jumpers and a free throw in Elizabethtown’s first five possessions as the Lady Panthers (10-2 overall, 4-0 district) opened with an 8-2 run.