Today's Features

  • Ryan and Kristy Johnson of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Kendall Leann Johnson, on Dec. 23, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long.

    Kendall has a brother, Trent Mathew Johnson.

    Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Patricia Merrell of Stanford; and paternal grandparents are Rodney and Diana Johnson of Elizabethtown.

  • Joshua Gregory and Katherine Lanier Huddleston Berkley were married Oct. 4, 2013.

    The bride is the daughter of Stephen P. Huddleston and Rhonda W. Huddleston, originally of Elizabethtown. She is the granddaughter of former U.S. Sen. Walter D. Huddleston and Edna Dixon Wright, both of Elizabethtown and the late Jean Pearce Huddleston and Robert L. Wright.

    The groom is the son of Greg Berkley of Princeton and Terry Redden of Lexington. He is the grandson of Mary Berkley and Hollis and Janie Jackson, all of Princeton, and the late Ralph Berkley.

  • It seems like Christmas was just over and the New Year was being celebrated, but here we are at the end of January so soon. That means Recipe Round Up time.

    I know you realize any kind of baked good is my favorite and I promise I will get back to some healthier solutions soon.

  • University of Kentucky professor of guitar Dieter Hennings will perform a free guitar concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Morrison Gallery on the campus of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

    Hennings has played with a variety of ensembles, won several prestigious competitions and performed around the world including concerts with pop singer Natalie Merchant and baroque violinist Monica Huggett.

    He is a resident artist at the East Coast Composers Ensemble and the Eastman Broad Band Ensemble, performing with both.

  • The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Travis Patterson, 454 Miles Hill Road, Eastview. Use: detached structure.

    Marilyn Smith, 737 W. Bryan Road, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

    Angie and Jimmy Covin, 5369B N. Dixie Highway, Elizabethtown. Use: change of use.

  • The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Premium Hardwoods Inc., to Missouri Walnut LLC, 16508 Leitchfield Road, Summit, $160,000.

    W. Douglas Reed and Donna K. Reed to Kennie D. and Carolyn S. Goodman, property in Hardin County, $161,500.

    E-town Homes Inc. to Traci and Guy D. Burke Jr., 616 Autumn Ridge Drive, Elizabethtown, $214,950.

    Peggy S. Gross to Michael C. and Sara E. Klemowski, 146 Ave., Radcliff, $99,000.

  • Connections Church celebrated their first Sunday, Jan 5, in their new location at 301 W. Lincoln Trail Boulevard in Radcliff. Established in 2011, Connections Church is a high impact Southern Baptist Church reaching young adults. Connections is a non-traditional church with great praise and Bible centered  messages. For more information contact Dr. Jim Shaw, senior pastor, www.connectionschurchky.org.

  • Elizabethtown author Tabitha Douglas found inspiration for her novel “Master Bloodline” while asleep.

    “I had a weird dream that I thought would make a good story beginning,” she said.

    Douglas, 20, wrote down the dream and began “expanding on it,” she said.

    That was several years ago.

    “I actually started writing the book my freshman year of high school and finished it in my sophomore year,” said Douglas, a Central Hardin High School graduate.

  • A Hardin County dance studio has caught the attention of a California dancewear company, Discount Dance Supply, and is featured on the company’s Facebook page this month.

    Allegro Dance Theatre of Radcliff was selected to be the “January Spotlight” on the company’s page.

    “Our photographer, Aurora Selbe, submitted a few of her photos from our website, and we were chosen immediately for the entire month of January,” studio director Carol Zagar said.