• Bailey graduates from Utilities Systems Apprentice Course

    BAILEY. Air Force Airman 1st Class Nicholas R. Bailey graduated from the Utilities Systems Apprentice Course at Sheppard Air Force Base in Wichita Falls, Texas. A 2011 graduate of Grayson County High School, Bailey is the son of Steve and Valerie Bailey of Clarkson.

  • McKain Promoted to technical sergeant

    Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kenneth McKain recently was promoted at Incirlik, Turkey. McKain a 1997 graduate of Central Hardin High School and is the son of Bruce and Karola McKain of Elizabethtown. He and his daughter, Faith Maria McKain, are in their third year in Turkey. McKain is serving in the 39th Security Forces and is in his 12th year of service in the Air Force.

  • ECTC Biology Department has benefit for Warm Blessings

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown donates books to library

    Per the tradition of The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown, books are presented to the library upon the death of a spouse or immediate family member. In the past few months, member Betty Hilliard passed away and her family chose “Sky Color” by Peter H. Reynolds, a book about art for ages 5 through 8 and it encourages young artists to paint and “Raven Boys” by Maggie Stiefvater . Hilliard’s family also gave many of her paperback book collection, which in turn was given to the VA Hospital in Louisville.

  • Lentz speaks at hypnosis conference in Germany

    Radcliff Presbyterian Church Pastor Dr. John Lentz recently recently invited to speak at the world’s largest hypnosis conference held in Bremen, Germany. Lentz’s workshop was entitled, “How to Stay in Love Forever”.  

    Attendees were from Iran, Israel, South Africa, Australia, Germany, China, France, Italy and the Ukraine.

    Lentz uses a blend of the Bible and psychological principles in his work as a therapist and in his ministry.

  • Radio club donates to SpringHaven

    Archie Mack, president of the Lincoln Trail Amateur Radio Club inspects the shelter supplies that recently were donated to SpringHaven Domestic Violence Shelter in Elizabethtown. The various supplies were donated by the club membership as part of the annual Christmas community outreach.

  • Soldiers go above and beyond for Warm Blessings


  • Brownie Troop helps out with Feeding America

    Brownie Girl Scout Troop 1558 members from St. James recently filled 532 bags of food at Feeding America and earned their philanthropist badge.

  • Garden Club of Elizabethtown presents poinsettia to library


    Joyce Effinger, co-president of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown, presented a poinsettia to Rebekah Akers, adult services librarian at the main branch of the Hardin County Public Library, for the enjoyment of the staff and library patrons. Service to the community is an integral part of the on-going Garden Club program. This and other projects help citizens remain mindful of the many contributions the club makes to the Elizabethtown and Hardin County area, and the beauty and satisfaction derived from the many facets of gardening.

  • Woman’s Club receives book donation

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown accepted a donation from American Printing House for the Blind, the book “The Nation’s Capitol.” Rebecca Snider, public affairs coordinator, presented the book to the club to present to The Hardin County Library. The book will prove to be helpful to blind or legally blind students from the Hardin County area, which has Braille overlays for students fifth grade and above.