• 2013 Kentucky Roads Scholars and Road Masters honored


    The Technology Transfer Program of the Kentucky Transportation Center announces that 124 Roads Scholars and 120 Road Masters have completed the 2013 Kentucky Roads Scholars/Road Masters Training Program.

    To honor their outstanding efforts and commitment to quality roads in Kentucky, graduates were honored Nov. 26at Morehead Conference Center in Morehead; Dec. 11 at Rough River Dam State Resort Park in Falls of Rough; and Dec. 12at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park in Jamestown.

  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club has officer installation dinner

    The Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club held its annual officer installation dinner Dec. 16, at Colvin Community Center.

    A club member is selected each year to receive the Tangie Crusott Award, named in honor of the first president of the club who died from cancer in 2006. The recipient for the 2013 award is Dorothy Phillips, who is a dedicated member of the Hospitality Committee.

  • Scouts participate in Scouting for Food

    Members of Cub Scout Pack 24 and Boy Scout Troop 24 display food collected during the 2013 Scouting for Food campaign. They food was donated to a local food pantry at its charter organization, Longview Methodist Church in Elizabethtown.

  • Scouts complete ‘Holiday Mail for Heroes service project’

    On Dec. 16, Cub Scout Pack No. 130 and Boy Scout Troop No. 233, chartered by Memorial United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown, completed a service project for the American Red Cross “Holiday Mail for Heroes” Christmas card program focused on providing Christmas cards to U.S service members deployed, injured or in need throughout the world. In the spirit of the holidays, both units completed 139 Christmas cards while fulfilling scouting requirements for belt loops, rank advancements, and merit badges in relating to service to our community.

  • Woodland Elementary Beta Club food drive benefits Feeding America
  • Wimp honored by Modern Woodmen of America

    Modern Woodmen of America Summit Chapter No. 18026 of Elizabethtown met Dec. 12 at Golden Corral in Elizabethtown to recognize Carolyn Wimp of Cecilia as its 2013 Hometown Hero. 

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown hosts Christmas tea

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown held its annual Christmas tea Dec. 14 at Pritchard Community Center. A large crowd attended this yearly fundraiser. Seventeen tables were decorated in seasonal dinnerware with centerpieces. The teas, savories and sweets were served by students from the Elizabethtown High School Spanish Club and Central Hardin High School FCCLA.

    Guests at the tea were entertained by the Severens Strings, consisting of Rosemary Peace, Mary Tom Haun and Ruth Hayden.

  • Atria makes donations to the community

    The residents of Atria Elizabethtown made a difference this holiday season. The residents collected toys, baked Christmas cookies and made hats for people in need. They delivered the cookies to the Wounded Warriors at Fort Knox and toys to SpringHaven Domestic Violence Shelter. The residents agreed that the joy of giving makes Christmas special. The hats found new homes on a local oncology ward.

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown learns about bees

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown held their December monthly meeting on Dec. 6 at the Brown Pusey House with President Betty Sue French presiding.

    Clay Guthrie of Dadants Beekeeping in Frankfort presented a program on honeybees. He discussed the importance of honeybees to the food supply and how women have been keeping honeybees as a business for centuries.

  • Lee visits Warm Blessings