Today's Features

  • Dr. Edward “Kenny” Hand of Vine Grove will celebrate his 90th birthday with a reception in his honor from 2 to 3:30 p.m. today, March 16, 2014, in the fellowship hall of Vine Grove United Methodist Church in Vine Grove.

    He was born March 12, 1924, and was married to the late Dorothy Hand.

    He is a member of Vine Grove United Methodist Church and was a family doctor in Vine Grove for 45 years.

    He has two children, Lynda Hudson of Dixon and Michael Hand of Radcliff; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

  • Richard and Lois Maybrier Niswander of Upton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. March 23, 2014, at Lucas Grove Baptist Church, 3895 Millerstown Road in Upton.

    They were married March 21, 1964, at Ashby Lane Alliance Church in Louisville by the Rev. Donald Jacobson.

    The couple are both members of Lucas Grove Baptist Church.

    They have three children, Melody Love, Tonya Desjardins and Ryan Niswander; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • George Dille, left, Vietnam Veterans of America Gold Vault Patriots Chapter No. 1051, presents associate professor Brent Doty with a certificate of appreciation for his and Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s support during its project for homeless veterans in Hardin County, its first banner, development of its patch and other projects. The ECTC computer aided design drafting department also lended its support to the project.

  • The Hardin County Chamber of Commerce recognizes students from area High Schools for their academic achievements and extracurricular activities by presenting them with an ABC (Academics Means a Better Community) Student of the Month Award. At the Feb. 12, chamber luncheon, Mackensie Beecher York from John Hardin High School, received the award. Pictured are Brad Richardson, chamber CEO/president; Mackensie York; Tom Carrico, Hardin Memorial Health, this month’s ABC Sponsor; and Ray Springsteen, chamber board chairman.

  • 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.

    Bradley and Robyn Welch, 341 Dogwood Circle, Radcliff. Use: attached accessory structure.

    Tracy Barile, 100 E. Donna Reed Blvd., Cecilia. Use: addition.

    Leonard Edlin, 574 Youngers Creek, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

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

    Mark A. Aide to Landon M. and Stacee Walker, 203 Johns Road, Radcliff, $127,000.

    Charles H. and Jane Lanz to James R. Jr. and Lori Burks, 224 W. French St., Elizabethtown, $187,000.

    William Louis Dowell to David and Kathleen Edlin, property in Hardin County, $3,000.

    James C. II and Mildred Dowdell to Rocky L. and Deborah G. Campbell, property in Elizabethtown, $46,822.50.

  • The sun will come out for the Allegro Dance Theatre as it presents “Annie Jr.” Friday night at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The original authors and lyricists created the junior version for schools, Allegro director Carol Zagar said. It is used to help students learn literature and be able to produce and perform the musical for their schools, she said.

    The 60-minute version has all the original songs except the title song, “Annie,” Zagar said.

  • The Blue Soul Gypsys return to the Historic State Theater stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

    Aaron McDowell, Justin Perz and Jeffery Scott make up the band with a sound that mixes progressive, classic, southern, blues and rock music. They met at Pandaruella Productions, a local studio headed by Jacob and Samantha Langley.