Today's News

  • Photos: What would Jesus drive?
  • Home damaged by fire on College Street Road

    Eighteen Elizabethtown firefighters responded Friday to a house fire on College Street Road.

    The homeowner at 106 College Street Road noticed flames coming from the laundry room area, Battallion Chief Mark Malone said. Only the homeowner was in the house at the time of the fire and she made it out safely without injury, Malone said.

    When the firefighters arrived, heavy smoke and flames were coming from the laundry room, he said.

  • Fort Knox’s armor era ends

    The last members of Fort Knox’s U.S. Army Armor School stood steadily at attention through light rain Friday at Fort Knox’s Brooks Field.
    They took the parade field for a ceremony marking the end of the school’s 71-year history at Fort Knox. The ceremony, which drew a hearty crowd, also symbolized completion of the transition of the last remaining elements of the school to its new home at Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Bus drivers take to Road-E-O circuit

    The rodeo came to town Friday, but the “bulls” in question were bright yellow, and a little larger and less temperamental than usual.

    The state School Bus Safety Road-E-O took place at Elizabethtown High School, as 33 drivers competed in a precision skills test in three categories of buses.

  • Louisville booksigning to be held for Radcliff author

    Radcliff author Darla Daniel will host a booksigning from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Old Louisville Coffeehouse at 1489 S. 4th St. in Louisville.

    Daniel’s book, “The Polluted Pump: Help for Cleaning Out the Filth in Our Lives,” was published earlier this year by Tate Publishing and Enterprises. The book encourages readers to investigate their true motives when it comes to tithing and serving in church.

  • Stitchers Meet For Ufo Weekend

    Kitty Neumann shows a quilt top she worked on during one of the Stitcher Quilt Guild’s UFO, unfinished objects, weekends. These are weekends or days that are set aside for members to come to the Hardin County Extension office and work on quilts in the making. Members are working to finish quilts that will be entered into the Hardin County Fair next month and the annual quilt show. The Heartland of Kentucky Quilt Show Sept. 23-24.

  • Elizabethtown Woman’s Club participates in Relay For Life

    Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown members, from left, Bobbi Dille, Regina Lancaster, Melanie Hibbard and Lenelle Hays, participated in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life on May 13 at Central Hardin High School.

  • Thank you from North Hardin Hope

    Thank you to the Iron Soldiers Motorcycle Club for the fundraising ride that they held on May 21. The prceeds from this ride were donated to North Hardin Hope to help support the non-profit organization.


    North Hardin Hope, Inc.

  • Ballard graduates from basic training

    BALLARD. Air Force Airman Kristofer K. Ballard graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2010 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he is the son of Russell and Sheri Ballard of Elizabethtown.

  • Casenas graduates from basic training

    CASENAS.  Air Force Airman 1st Class Harold B. Casenas graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He earned distinction as an honor graduate. A 2006 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he received a bachelor’s degree in 2010 from the University of Kentucky in Lexington. He is the son of Claire Kleist of Elizabethtown.