Today's Features

  • Ancestral Trails Historical Society had their monthly meeting and welcomed author Eddie Price, who discussed his book, “Widder’s Landing.” The book takes place in 1812 in Breckinridge County and New Orleans.

    The next meeting of the society is Nov. 1 when author Ron Elliott will speak about his book, “American Eldorado, the Great Diamond Hoax of 1872.”


    The Dogwood District Garden Clubs met recently at Severns Valley Baptist Church with hostesses from Elizabethtown and Fort Knox Potted Few Garden clubs. The annual meeting was well attended with nearly 100 district members attending. The Potted Few Club provided the welcome breakfast table with morning beverages and a spread of breakfast delights. 

  • Orry Williams of Elizabethtown has entered one head of shorthorn in the beef division of the 40 annual North American International Livestock Exposition. The expo is recognized as the world’s largest purebred livestock show with more than 26,000 entries and nearly $750,000 in prizes and awards. The event is scheduled for Nov. 9-22 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.

  • I’m not sure why it has taken me so long to discover chocolate-hazelnut spread. I didn’t really think of trying it until last year.

    To my great joy, it is delicious, especially when used in a recipe to make a tasty treat.

    Last year I found a delicious truffle to make with the ingredient and last week I ran across a recipe for Nutella Cheesecake.

    Picture a mind officially blown.

  • As part of downtown Elizabethtown’s Second Saturday event, Brown-Pusey House, Wild Earth Gallery and Sugar Fashion Cakes will host a progressive dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 9.

    The meal starts at Wild Earth Gallery with salads and appetizers. Then, heavy hors d’ouevres will be served at Brown-Pusey House. Dinner wraps up with dessert at Sugar Fashion Cakes.

  • Hardin County AM Rotary Club President Daniel Tabb welcomes Doug Gebler and Janet Gebler to a recent meeting. Rotarian Doug Gebler spoke on behalf of Greenspace, about the trail system in and around the city of Elizabethtown. Additionally, he promoted the upcoming Trivia Night on Nov. 2, at Pritchard Community Center to raise proceeds to benefit Greenspace.

  • FFA volunteers from throughout the country will partner with Kids Against Hunger-Louisville during the National FFA Convention to produce 75,000 nutritious meals for hungry families throughout Central and Southern Kentucky and malnourished children in Haiti. More than 200 volunteers will work in assembly-line teams to create specially formulated vitamin-fortified meals.  

  • WJCR-FM 90.1 is showing its appreciation for listeners with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    “The Listener Appreciation Concert is our way of saying thank you for listening to and supporting our stations,” station manager Gary Richardson said. “Without the support of our listeners there would be no stations.”