• Zonta Club presents scholarship

    The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown presented the first Amelia Earhart $500 scholarship to Sharyl Higgins, a senior at John Hardin High School. Sharyl, a 17-year-old cheerleader, has been accepted into Georgetown College for the fall semester. Amelia Earhart Day is celebrated by Zonta International each year on Jan. 11, to recognize Earhart for her extraordinary achievements and uncompromising spirit. Earhart was a Zontian, a record breaking aviator, and a women’s rights advocate.

  • 86 Fire Department gets new rescue truck

  • Cecilia Community News


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808

  • Radcliff Rotary welcomes Emily Saul

    Recent guest speaker at Radcliff Rotary Club was Emily Saul, Branch Development, Big Brothers Big Sisters. Saul heads the local chapter, which covers Hardin and adjoining counties with more than 120 matches currently between “Bigs” and “Littles.” She reminded club members of the annual “Bowl for Kids Sake” fundraiser coming up at the end of March, bringing a friendly challenge from the Elizabethtown Noon Rotary.

  • Garden Club members spruce up Fort Knox

  • 2011 Elizabethtown SHRM board members installed

    The 2011 Elizabethtown SHRM board members were installed at the Jan. 21 meeting by National SHRM’s Field Services Director Shelly Trent. Bottom row from left, Rita Johnson, past president; Sherry Powers, legislative; Kimberly Perry, treasurer; Whitney Taylor, public relations; Beth Cox, webmaster; and Cindy Norfleet, president elect. Top row, Michael Bateman, diversity; Felicia Gossett, membership; Shelly Trent, Tina Desjourdy, secretary; Susan Simmons, best places to work; Jim Skees, workforce readiness; Kris Wood, 2011 president; and Mary Kay Jett, college relations.

  • White Mills Community News

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 369-7101

    CHURCH NEWS. Today, Jan. 30, Center Point Baptist Church congregation will hold its 11 a.m. service at Upton Community Center. They still are undergoing remodeling at Center Point Baptist Church near White Mills.

    SCHOOL NEWS. There will be no school Monday for Hardin County students. It is a professional learning day for employees.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Virginia Gibson and Walton Shanks Jr.

  • Rineyville Community News


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Virginia Taylor, Larkin Taylor, Stefanie Pawley, Virgil Ray, Mark Pence, Dayna Parrett, James Stone, Caitlyn Schroeder, Phillip Pike, Dan Pawley, Bobby Thomas, Ciarra Adams, David Bell, Jacob Bell, Rita Goodwin, Bryce Meers, Jacob Bush, Ernestine Nall, Greg House, Matthew Brangers, Nancy Lowman, Jaron Cox, Tim Wiseman, Martha Wiseman, Patsy Blair, C.W. Williams, Brittney and Carter Geer.

  • Howevalley Community News


    Andrea Sherrard, 737-2194

    SNOW. Okay, enough already with the snow. We got a couple of inches on Jan. 20 causing schools to be closed two days. I’m ready for spring. I know, some enjoy the white stuff like my mom and sister. As I write this, they are predicting more.

    NO SCHOOL. Hardin County Schools will not be in session on Monday.

    CLUB NEWS. The Howevalley Vertrees Community Club met Jan. 24. The club is taking new memberships, $15 per person or $25 per family. Everyone is welcome.

  • South Hardin Community News

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The weather has been cold this week and it seems illness has hit the county. Our house has been invaded with colds and pneumonia.