Today's News

  • Crafting a wish list



    Wish lists get harder every year.

    Not just for me and not just for Christmas.

    I think the older you get the fewer things you need that you don’t go out and get for yourself once you decide you need them. That makes buying gifts for parents particularly tricky.

    You know what I mean.

    Parents are always the first to tell you, “Don’t get me anything.”

    That’s because they always buy for themselves what they want as soon as they want it.

  • Photo: Making a list and checking it twice
  • State Chamber leader talks taxes, education

    When Dave Adkisson, president and CEO of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, travels around the state to talk business and politics, he almost always mentions Kentucky’s bright spot in the tough economic environment: the Fort Knox area.
    The influx of thousands of new jobs through the post realignment has sheltered Hardin County from the worst of the Great Recession.
    “Every community in the state of Kentucky would love to have that,” he said.

  • Restaurants: Show us your score

    To learn more:

    You can view the two ordinances at ltdhd.ky.gov or contact Sara Jo Best with the Lincoln Trail District Health Department at (270) 769-1601 for more information. A public hearing is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  Jan. 13 at the Lincoln Trail District Health Department on 108 New Glendale Road in Elizabethtown.

  • Propety Transfers

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

  • Rineyville Community News


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    I would like to wish a merry Christmas to everyone.

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Mike Colasanti, Chuck Padgett, Mimi Pike, Paul Pate, Elaine Watts, Matt Reed and Vicki Taylor.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    Hope everyone is ready for Christmas, I don’t have all my Christmas shopping done as yet. It seems that time is just racing by.

  • Building Permits

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

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • Pursuit ends without injury


    City and county law enforcement officers from throughout Hardin County helped bring a safe end Wednesday afternoon to the pursuit of a suspected drunken driver that began near Irvington.

    According to emergency dispatchers, the driver of a Mazda pickup came into Hardin County from eastern Breckinridge County on Ky. 1600, refusing to stop for police pursuing him.