Today's Features

  • After a winter hiatus, the Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club met in March to welcome spring.

    Renate Gosser and Linda Novak were hostesses. Gosser and Joyce Kelly presented a “Spring is Sprung” program on how to prepare an inside planter in a container.

    The next meeting is at 10 a.m. April 16 at the Glendale home of Bonnie Lush with Marilyn Ardisson as cohost. The program is “Fine Gardening” with Bob and Mary Ann Hines.

    For information, call Marilyn Ardisson, 270-307-8670.


    The Radcliff Woman’s Club members celebrated others at the March 10 meeting. The group celebrated SpringHaven Domestic Violence Center by donating boxes of diapers for residents. They celebrated the arts department of North Hardin High School by welcoming a guest speaker from there and celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by enjoying Irish-themed goodies.

  • Hardin County Am Rotary Club President Daniel Tabb welcomes Jon Ballard, superintendent of Elizabethtown Independent Schools, to the March 28 meeting. Ballard spoke about the school’s Tradition of Excellence and the history of the school system in Hardin County since the late 1700s.

  • The following misdemeanor cases are found in Hardin District Court. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis. 

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

    Kentucky Neigborhood Bank, 1000 N. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. Use: Office interior.

    Ralph & Karen Strlezlec, 125 James St., Elizabethtown. Use: Deck roof.

    Heartland Homes Inc., 101 Emerson Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: Basement finish.

  • The following property transfers are listed as3265 given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    David S. and Tammy L. Thurman to Adam N. and Laurnen Hinton, Section 5, Lot 512, Lakewood subdivision, $27,050.

    Deron and Monique Berthold to Joseph Ernest Bishop, Section 8, Lot 134, Oak Valley subdivision, $167,500.

    Floree Stark Revocable Living Trust to Rollin K. and Loretta Goodrich, Lot 123, Section II, of Lakewood subdivision, $185,000.

  • The following marriage licenses were issued in Hardin County:

    Summer Stewart Longoria, 28, Elizabethtown, and David Andrew Langley, 25, Glendale.

    Kortney Lynn Forister, 22, St. Louis, Mo., and Thaddeus Neal Simmons, 20, Fort Knox.

    Jennifer Renee Rogers, 31, and Charles Glenn Mikel Jr., 34, both of Elizabethtown.

    Jessica Anne Hayes, 22, and Nathan William Abbott, 23, both of Elizabethtown.

    Donna Marie Grimes, 34, and Robert Wayne Grimes Jr., 39, both of Elizabethtown.

  • Family and friends gathered to celebrate the second anniversary of Joshua’s Friends with a special Radcliff Small Business Alliance birthday ribbon cutting. Joshua’s Friends and Your Best Life Now Counseling principals, DR TJ and Liz Kimble hosted a celebration for attendees that featured free chair massages by Stillness Therapeutic Massage and door prizes including homemade fudge and a necklace from Heather Nagel’s Premier Designs jewelry. Maureen Kubash of CocoMoe Photography and RSBA photographer Anne Flanagan documented the event for the Kimbles.

  • Even before the days of plague in Europe and disease epidemics that devastated entire populations, we, as human beings, have searched for ways to make the world a healthier and safer place to live, while at the same time increasing our lifespan. In recent history, doctors and scientists have made discoveries that have given us an understanding of how diseases can be transmitted as well as how to prevent and treat them.

  • By Susan Rider

    Are you living life? Are you living to work? Or are you thriving every day?

    Interesting questions. A couple of weeks ago, I was honored to speak to a group of cancer survivors. The group was a mixture of men and women, young and old, wealthy and poor. Cancer is not prejudice it strikes anywhere.