• Lions Club members welcome Richard Roland

    The Elizabethtown Lions Club welcomed Elizabethtown High School Student of the Month Richard Roland. Richard has been director of operations for the Elizabethtown High School Football team, official scorer for Lady Panthers basketball and also has earned the highest honor in Boy Scouts, Eagle Scout. He plans to attend Elizabethtown Community and Technical College and Western Kentucky University to pursue a bachelors degree in elementary education. Pictured are Lion Patricia Zeitz, Richard Roland, his stepmother, Jennifer, and his father, Richard.

  • Thank you to the community from Relay For Life

  • Headlee reports for duty

     HEADLEE. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Bryan C. Headlee, son of Friederike and Robert Headlee of Elizabethtown, recently reported for duty at Navy Recruiting District in Nashville, Tenn. A 2004 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he joined the Navy in September 2004. 

  • Ky Human Rights Commission Comes To Radcliff

     The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights is pleased to announce its presence in Radcliff on May 26, at the Colvin Community Center, 230 Freedom Way, Radcliff. Kentucky Human Rights Education and Outreach Supervisor Mary Ann Taylor will be at the community center from 6 to 8 p.m. to meet with and listen to Hardin County’s citizen’s human rights concerns or questions about civil rights protections. Taylor will be available to take discrimination complaints and provide informational materials. Members of the public with civil rights needs are invited to stop by.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The weather can’t seem to make up its mind. Summer is just around the corner though.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard, 735-7544

    MAY. Cooler temperatures and still some rain. Highway 86 still is closed off around Franklin Crossroads. It just seems the water won’t go down.

    CONCERNS.I received a voicemail from a community member stating that more support is needed from the community whenever special events are planned in the community.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    ANNIVERSARY WISHES. Happy anniversary to Brother Don and Brenda Flanigan, who will celebrate their 40th anniversary May 28.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES. Happy belated birthday this past week to Ally Faith Helm.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Charles B. Ray, Ernest Holcomb, James Alberts, Robert Hornback, Jewell Jones and Eva Cecil.

    APPRECIATION. The White Mills Fire Department appreciates everyone who came out and supported its chicken barbecue supper last Saturday night.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

    Where did our summer go? It will be back within a few days I hope, then many will be complaining about how hot it is. Oh well if we weren’t complaining about the weather, we would be whining about something else, now wouldn’t we?

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Lydia Wiseman, Daniel Perry, Rita Nall, David Nall, Garrett Greenwell, Kathy Dowdell, Arlie, Ethan Gibson, Jason Crutcher, Brittany Deaton, Stephanie Hall, Jane Lucas, Jason Pike, Mike Gunning, Lydia Miller, Randy Grezsik, Earl Crews, Michael Miller, Ruth Froedge, Luke Shively, Aaron Yates, Bailey Nall, Meredith Cubero, Scott Baker, David Riney, Nina Kaelin, Tyler Vessels, Bert Jones and Gene Miller.

  • Hopkins-Ritchie

    Mr. and Mrs. John Ritchie of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Nicholas Anthony Ritchie, of Dayton, Ohio, to Ashley Lauren Hopkins of Dayton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Doug Hopkins of Dayton.

    The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Beaver Creek High School in Dayton. She received a bachelor of arts in early childhood education from Cedarville University and a Master of Education from Wright State University in 2011. She is a special education teacher in Dayton.