Today's Features

  • Christy Pritchard looks toward the future with knowledge from the past in her work as an archaeologist and while volunteering with the Elizabethtown Heritage Council.

    She is the archaeology project manager for the Kentucky office of Brockington and Associates and on the board of directors of the Heritage Council.

  • The following property transfers are listed on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown. FMV means fair market value and typically is based upon assessed taxable value.

    The estate of Lottie M. Miller to Wesley K. Bowman, 611 Montgomery Ave., Elizabethtown, $105,000.

    U.S. Bank National Association to 4S Properties LLC, 401 Village Drive, Elizabethtown, $42,100.

    John and Amanda Case to James M. and Charlotte Ann Melloan, 256 Winterwood Drive, Elizabethtown, $169,000.

  • On April 25, Radcliff Woman’s Club members Frances Johnson, Pat Nuccitelli, Ethel Martin, Anne Aubrey, Janice Demaree, Marilyn Williams, Pat Crosby, Florence Mason and Sheila Enyart, accompanied by Andy Kelly, took a two-hour drive to Versailles to visit Irish Acres Gallery and to have lunch at its Glitz restaurant.
    Upon arriving at their destination, club members were met by Betty Hughes-Gillespie, who now lives near Irish Acres.

  • The May meeting of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown featured guest speaker Karen Angelucci. Angelucci is an author, master gardener and Lexington Garden Club member. Her book, “Secrets of a Kentucky Gardener”, was the basis of her program during which she shared practical, easy-to-follow advice and helpful tips on gardening in Kentucky.
    Guests are welcome at meetings, which are at 10 a.m. the first Thursday of each month in the ballroom of the Brown-Pusey House.

  • By Jennifer Tackett
    If you ask any 4-H alumni to name one of the most valuable life skills they learned during their 4-H careers, many would list the confidence gained through participating in communications projects. 4-H youth development strives to equip the young people with the knowledge and skills they need to become successful adults. Effective communication and public speaking skills are vital to tomorrow’s leaders.


  • Even though summer is not here, (yes, that’s right; despite the warm temperatures,) summer doesn’t start until June 21. Since we have had toasty warm temperatures, it makes us yearn for a good cookout. Even Mike and I have had grilled chicken.

    Today I have recipes for sauces and rub for grilling. I didn’t want to wait much later as any evening is a great time to grill and eat out or in.

  • Looks can be deceiving, especially online

    There’s something a little dangerous about finding recipes online. In a cookbook, there’s isn’t always a picture to look at so there’s no disappointment when your recipe doesn’t look as glamorous as expected.

    But when you find recipes online, especially on Pinterest, you can feel let down when the final result doesn’t look glorious.

  • The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Billy R. Fancher (1974). Possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia plus violations for speeding and failure to wear seat belts. Sentenced to 181 days in jail with credit for one day served and balance probated for two years. Fined $100 plus court costs. Must undergo random drug screenings administered by KAPS.