Today's Features

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

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

    Habersham Properties Inc. to Paul B. and Kaleena M. Thompson, lot 14 Habersham subdivision, county, $209,900.

    Rickey L. Givan to Commonwealth of Kentucky, Transportation Cabinet, property along proposed Elizabethtown to Radcliff Connector, county, $20,000.

    John E. and Tamara G. Mattingly to Commonwealth of Kentucky, Transportation Cabinet, property along proposed Elizabethtown to Radcliff Connector, county, $71,500.

  • Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Feb. 7. He gave an update on Hardin County’s year. Pictured from left, Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Rotarian Kelly Emerine and Judge Berry.

  • Every Woman’s Arts & Crafts fourth annual spring festival is May 12 at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff, and women artists and crafters in the Kentucky area are being sought to participate.

    Women of all ages who have a hobby or passion they would like to show off, who paint, make ceramics or pottery, sew, crochet, embroider, make candles, soaps, textiles or handbags, do photography, build things, etc., are welcome to participate.

  • On Jan. 19, members of the Wesley Hilltop Seniors Club elected its officers for the new year. They enjoyed a potluck meal and played games. Pictured from left, Judy Sandfer, treasurer; Dorothy Nunn, vice-president; Lucille Harper, president; Shirley Curry, secretary; and Bill Saltsman, devotional leader.

  • Alexis Piscatello is this month's student editor.

    Alexis is a 17-year-old senior who is homeschooled. She is involved in choir, dance and JOOI club.  She also volunteers by playing the piano for Helmwood Healthcare church services.

    She enjoys singing, needlecraft, creative writing and piano. Alexis hopes to someday have a career in journalism, vocal performance or musician.

  • The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown offers a $500 scholarship for the winning entry of the Amelia Earhart Essay Contest each year in honor of former Zontian Amelia Earhart. This year’s winner is Jessica Ryan, a senior from Central Hardin High School. After graduation, Jessica will attend the nursing program at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. Pictured from left, Ramona Jeffries, president of the Zonta Club of Elizabethtown, Jessica Ryan and Lois Pierce, club secretary.

  • By Autumn Sandlin


    Oscar Wilde once said, “fashion is merely a form of ugliness so unbearable that we are compelled to alter it every six months.”

    Many fashion trends come and go and come back and fly back into oblivion again. If you walk through just about any place with a congregation of teenagers you’re most likely going to catch one of them wearing TOMS.