• Elizabethtown Lions Club members welcome Grant Edlin

    At the Nov. 29 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, Lion Jim Weise presented Grant Edlin, the club’s Central Hardin High School Student of the month. Grant is in the marching band, pep band and jazz band. He is a member of Beta Club, has attended the Governors School for the Arts and has been on the honor roll and the all-district honor band for three years. Grant hopes to attend Murray State University earning a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, followed by attending U of L Medical School in pursuit of a career as an anesthesiologist. He was accompanied by his mother.

  • Meyer completes basic training

    Marine Corps Pfc. Dylan W. Meyer, son of Army 1st Sgt. Harry W. and Jan Meyer of Rineyville, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C  designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally. Meyer and fellow recruits ended the training phase with The Crucible, a 54-hour, team evolution culminating in an emotional ceremony in which recruits are presented the Marine Corps Emblem, and addressed as “Marines” for the first time in their careers.

  • FOB Solerno artists craft memories, friendships

    KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Coping with the rigors of deployment can be difficult even under ideal circumstances, not to mention the additional challenges that surface from unexpected events. Two Army soldiers from the Fort Knox-based 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, have discovered that using their creative talents for personal and unit betterment has been a prime example of art imitating life.

  • Local families support Backpack program

    The Shah, Challapa, Mehta and Patel families donated $1,220 to the Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland BackPack Program this holiday season.

  • Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club installs officers for new year

  • Optimist Club of Radcliff helps spread holiday cheer

    Mae Knight, left, president of the Optimist Club of Radcliff, presented Karen Brett of SpringHaven Domestic Violence Shelter with gifts for a family at the shelter. The gifts were donated by several members of the club. Each year the club adopts a family to help during the holiday season.

  • Deputy garrison commander briefs Fort Knox MOAA

    The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) met Nov. 16 at the new MOAA Clubhouse in Building 2377  on Fort Knox. The evening was decorated in a Thanksgiving theme, and a turkey casserole ham dinner was enjoyed by the membership.  

  • Getting in the holiday spirit

    Mae Knight, left, president of the Optimist Club of Radcliff, presented Sara Ferrell with a Certificate of Appreciation at the Optimists’ Christmas party Dec. 13. Ferrell read the story “Twas the Night Before Christmas” to club members, putting everyone in the holiday spirit.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    What beautiful weather we have been having for the time of year. I know some of my co-writers want snow, but by the time they reach my age they may change their minds. For when the roads are slick and the driving is treacherous, we feel we really shouldn’t be out there on the roads, especially by ourselves. Besides all the expense it costs the county to treat the roads to keep them less dangerous to drive on.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    Hardin County Schools last day before winter break is Tuesday. School will resume on Jan. 3.

    ANNIVERSARY WISHES. Happy anniversary to Shelby and Elizabeth Bailey and Jimmy and Betty Strader.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Saundra Powers, Lorena Barnes, Betty Coyle and Harold Lawson.