Today's Features

  • COLLINS. Air Force Airman Steve P. Collins graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. A 2008 graduate of Warrensburg Junior Senior High School, he is the son of Brenda Gottlieb of Warrensburg, N.Y., and Roy Collins of Vine Grove.

  • SUENKEL. Jacob L. Suenkel has enrolled in the Army ROTC, Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, program at the University of Wisconsin in Oshkosh, Wisc. Upon graduation and completion of ROTC military science courses at the host university, the cadet receives a bachelor’s degree and a commission of second lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Suenkel is a 2011 graduate of Fort Knox High School.

  • OWENS. Marine Corps Pvt. Nathyn K. Owens, son of William S. Owens of Elizabethtown, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C.

  • CHAPMAN. Marine Corps Pfc. Cameron L. Chapman, son of Kathleen G. and Russell E. Chapman of Sonora, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. Chapman is a 2012 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

  • On Nov. 14, The Commitment House LLC Sober Living Home for Men celebrated its third graduation class and first year anniversary. From left, Shawn Hayes, graduate, Dennis Barnett, owner and founder, and Paul Anderson, graduate. The Commitment House is a certified recovery dynamics facility empowering men with the knowledge and strength to live a clean and sober lifestyle.

  • 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.

    Leasor Construction, 155 Beth Court, county. Use: basement remodel.

    Deborah Dirolf, lot 1 Blackacre Lane, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Ron Sanders, 313 Flat Rock Road, Elizabethtown. Use: roof.

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

    Bank of Clarkson to Danny C. and Peggy C. Bell, lot 4 Smith Mill Road, Cecilia, $19,000.

    U.S. Bank National Association to Ronnie and Jennie Beavers, 1003 Greenway Drive, Elizabethtown, $50,000.

    Philip T. and Cynthia J. Stone to Lynda Pissos, 236 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, $218,500.

    Fox KHI LLC to Rosalind Y. James, 107 Vineland Park Drive, Vine Grove, $185,048.

  • "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey"
    Rated PG-13 for extended sequences of intense fantasy action, violence and frightening images.
    Runtime: 169 minutes
    Release date: Dec. 14
    Rating: Long, but nice venture back into Middle Earth

    Today, fans will step once again into the lands of Middle Earth as “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” opens in theaters nationwide.

  • Diane McCamish opened the Mu Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International with thoughts of thanksgiving for blessings of family and friends. She challenged members to give thanks in all situations, even when lives are filled with challenges.

    President Lois Pierce presided over the business meeting, where the revised standing rules were approved. Susan Cross, Ramona Jeffries, Sue Story and Shelia Wilkinson were thanked for their work in accomplishing this goal early in the biennium.