• 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
  • Funk speaks at case management meeting

    Amedisys Home Health agency hosted the monthly case management meeting in November for medical companies and facilities in Hardin and surrounding counties medical companies and facilities.

    Warm Blessings Executive Director Linda Funk spoke about the Warm Blessings mission to serve people living in poverty with dignity and compassion.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 270-872-3223

    The forecast for Christmas does not seem to include any white stuff. It will be a wonderful holiday with or without snow. I wish everyone a very Merry Christmas.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Terri Spencer, 270-862-4604

    Just a short article this week. I want to take this opportunity to wish all of you a very Merry Christmas. I have been busy with Christmas programs and shopping and making gifts and I just keep thinking how blessed I am to live in such a wonderful place as White Mills and to know so many great people here. I hope all of you have a Christmas filled with love and peace.