• Ten compete for Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2013

    The following will compete for Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2013at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

    Kayla Clark-Reed, 14, daughter of Charlie and Elisa Reed of Vine Grove, sponsored by Elisa Reed with Hardin Homes.com.

    Peyton Dozer, 14, daughter of Ken and LaDonna Dozer of Elizabethtown, sponsored by South Central Bank.

    Lily Bowman, 14, daughter of Tim Bowman and Michele Bowman of Elizabethtown, sponsored by her mother.

    Kylie Fox, 14, daughter of Chance and Kimberly Fox of Cecilia, sponsored by her parents.

  • Howevalley News

    KENTUCKY WEATHER. June ended with lots of rain and storms for us in Hardin County and other places. Thankfully no one was injured. The temperatures haven’t been too bad but we all know July will most likely heat up.

    GET-WELL WISHES. Get well wishes to Mattie Goodman, Mae Fern Ford, Thelma Dunn, Mary Goodman, Mike Nall, Sierra Covin, Ernest Sadler, Kevin Goodman, John Shope, Opal Smallwood, Wilma Jean Cundiff and Cathy Morgan.

    PRAYER REQUEST. Mom has a special prayer request for her friend, Dena.

  • 4-Hers participate in horse show

    By Bonnie Jolly

    Kentucky is known for its horses so there is no wonder the state 4-H Horse Show has such a large group of youth participating July 5 through 13 at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville. As a result of their involvement in county, district, state and national events, 4-Hers gain a sense of belonging from the camaraderie with others with similar interests and often share their expertise with their families and others in the community.

  • Motorcyle club has flag retirement ceremony


    On June 15, a flag retirement ceremony took place at the Chapter B, Vietnam Veterans Motorcycle Clubhouse in Flaherty.

    The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Motorcycle Club holds this event annually. The public was invited to attend and witness the ceremony on how to properly retire worn and torn U.S. flags. Master of Ceremonies was Brother Deacon from Sons of God Motorcycle Club.

  • Mercer graduates from basic training

       MERCER. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jamonee Y. Cisero Mercer graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. A 2011 graduate of Shaw High School in Columbus, Ga., she is the daughter of Shantel Cisero of Killeen, Texas, and Jermaine Mercer Jr. of Fort Knox.

  • Shumate speaks to Radcliff Rotary Club members

    Radcliff Rotary Club President-elect Fran Rolwing welcomes Bryce Shumate, spokesman for the Radcliff Police Department and city of Radcliff, as guest speaker at a recent meeting. He previewed the “Summer Blast” festival with food booths, beauty contests, 5k run and 50-cent carnival rides.

  • Hardin County Community Fair begins Monday

    The Hardin County Community Fair and Horse Show is July 8 through 13. Hardin County Homemakers, Hardin County Master Gardeners, Hardin County 4-H agents, Stitchers Quilt Club and Elizabethtown Garden Club once again will be taking in exhibits for competition and display in the Family Living Hall.

  • POW/MIA Flag Guard presents awards


    Russell Healey of Rineyville and Robert Williams of Flaherty receive awards from the POW/MIA Flag Guard in recognition of their outstanding citizenship honoring veterans by proudly displaying the POW/MIA flag.

  • EPD participate in annual torch run

    Members of the Elizabethtown Police Department, family members, Hardin County Ambulance Personnel and guest Greg Milby from WQXE participated in the annual Torch Run for Special Olympics. The Flame of Hope Torch was handed off by the Hardin County Sheriffs Department and Kentucky State Police at Central Hardin High School.

    The torch was carried up South Mulberry Street to U.S. 31W Bypass to St. John Road to Dixie Avenue and continued up North Dixie Avenue to W.A. Jenkins Road with runners switching out along the course.

  • Vine Grove High School has annual reunion

    The Vine Grove High School reunion was June 29 at J.T. Alton Middle School in Vine Grove.

    The group always enjoys visiting with each other as they recall memories from the good old days, in Vine Grove. Mary Charles Hibbs Howe, class of 1958 was recognized as traveling the greatest distance from Connecticut to the reunion. Others such as Terry Hampton, class of 1957, traveled from Oklahoma and Dalph Thomas, class of 1954, traveled from Alabama.