• Garden Club presents donation to Let's Spruce Up

    Ann Kowalkoski, right, president of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown, presents Norman Freeman, Board member of Let’s Spruce Up, with a donation to be used for a water feature in the landscape of the Arboretum at Pritchard Community Center. The club has planted annuals, perennials, trees and has a Blue Star Memorial marker in this public park.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard, 737-2194

    SNOW. I’m not particularly a big fan of snow, but we got it anyway. Some I know like it and want more. The snow we received on Jan. 11 closed Hardin County Schools for two days.

    NO SCHOOL. There will no school in session on Monday for Hardin County Schools in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    REMINDERS. Tonight, Jan. 16, at 6 p.m., there will be a community service held at Unity Baptist Church in Stephensburg. Brother Elbert Peters will speak.

    SCHOOL. There will be no school in Hardin County on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.

    GET-WELL WISHES. Get-well wishes to Janie Schemmels, Addison Blair, David Johnson, David Knight, Darryl Withers and all others who are ill.

  • Kwiatkowski honored as MEDDAC NCO of the Year

    Fort Knox Chapter, AUSA, Vice President NCO and Enlisted Affairs Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Ray Edgar presents a framed AUSA Certificate of Commendation and 3-year AUSA membership to MEDDAC NCO of the Year Staff. Sgt. Lisa Kwiatkowski pictured with Col. Pace, MEDDAC Commander and Maj. Gen. David Rubenstein. The award was presented at the MEDDAC Ball on Dec. 4 at the Hyatt Regency in Louisville.

  • Farmgirls Chapter begins in Hart County

    Do you believe in the power of a clothesline, an apron, and your own ingenuity and creativity? Do you garden, farm, wild forage, tend animals or simply dream of doing so?
    Are you crafty? Do you sew, spin, knit, sculpt, paint or recycle garbage into useful items? Do you believe in Sisterhood and having a community with common dreams and goals for sustainable living?

  • Warm Blessings receives donations

    Hardin County Water District No. 2 employees recently supported the Warm Blessings meal program through the donation of several frozen turkeys. Warm Blessings, located at 609 E. Dixie in Elizabethtown, serves a free meal from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday to anyone who is struggling financially.
    Food or kitchen supplies are appreciated and may be donated to Warm Blessings at the site location by calling 763-9276, and monetary support may be sent to Warm Blessings, P.O. Box 2384 Elizabethtown, KY, 42702.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Let it snow. I cannot believe that the southern states are getting more snow than we are. I hope everyone is enjoying the beautiful white stuff!
       There will be no school in Hardin County on Monday because of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

  • Club members discuss veterans tribute

    On Jan. 7, guest speakers for the Hardin County AM Rotary Club were Rich Griendling and Rik Hawkins. The topic discussed was the Hardin County Veterans Tribute that is expected to be completed by Veterans Day 2012 in Elizabethtown. Pictured are Committee Member Gary Broadway, President of the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce Rik Hawkins, Rotary Club President Christy Childers, Artist/Sculptor Rich Griendling and Committee Member Mary Smith. Pavers and brick are available for purchase to honor a loved one on the tribute. Call 319-1051 for information.

  • Duke Brigade visits Radcliff Rotary

    Three members of the “Duke Brigade” 3/1st Infantry were on hand at the Radcliff Rotary to express thanks for the club's contribution to the upgrade of their headquarters building and soldiers' memorial on Fort Knox. Major Smith thanked the club and the community for all the support the brigade has received. He pointed out just how important it was for deploying Soldiers to have peace of mind, knowing their families would be in a caring community.

  • Adamses celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

    William E. “Billie” and Doris Grubbs Adams will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 5 p.m. EST, Jan. 15, 2011, at the community room of Grace Terrace Condominiums, 141 Chase Way, Elizabethtown, with an open house reception given by their children.

    They were married Jan. 17, 1951, at Three Springs Baptist Church by Brother Leon Larimore in a double wedding ceremony with Mr. Adams’ late brother, Dean Elroy Adams and Anna Christine Johnson.

    Mr. Adams is a retired farmer.