Today's Features

  • Clara Harrison, president of ARHHC, Inc. receives a check for $4,200 from Jim Skees, Elizabethtown Knights of Columbus Council 1455 Tootsie Roll Drive chairman for the operation of Project LEARN. The project funds ongoing program services to developmentally disabled citizens of Hardin County. ARHHC Inc. also received a contribution of $2,000 from the Kentucky Knights of Columbus Association for Mentally Disabled Inc. in March. The 2013 Tootsie Roll Drive is Oct. 26 and 27.

  • Father Chuck Walker, pastor of St. James Catholic Church, awards service pins to Society of St. Vincent de Paul volunteers from left, Tom Mahoney - 20 years, Ann Gammon - 5 years, Susan Bahl -5 years, Patsy Smith - 5 years, Sue Taylor, vice president and treasurer – 5 years, Cathy Brown, charter member – 25 years. Not present were Mary Rose Domalewski – 15 years, Diane Guilmet – 5 years, Gail Hammann – 5 years and Gery Skees – 5 years.

  • Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown members participate in the Heartland Festival parade. Jada Grey, the club’s scholarship recipient, rode in a red Corvette driven by Diane Willis, GFWC Kentucky Fourth District governor. Grey is a first-semester student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.

  • Don Wesley and his sister, “Dot” celebrate July birthdays with the Hardin County Seniors in Elizabethtown. Also pictured are others with July birthdays who attended.

  • Leaves and compost were the topics of a class conducted by Angela Jenkins and Sherry Phillips, Lincoln Trail Area Master Gardeners, at LaRue County’s first annual AgMarket Day on Aug. 29 in Hodgenville. Vendors offered a wide selection of items, from fresh fruit and vegetables to fall plants for the garden and an assortment of food items. Refreshments were served to those who toured the LaRue County Extension Office.

  • I take this opportunity to thank all the good folks in Elizabethtown and Hardin County, who so generously support the Elizabethtown Lions Club in so many ways. Most recently the community greatly supported the E’town Lions Annual Chicken Barbecue on Aug. 17.

  • Charlene Easter, chairman of public issues, introduced her husband, Roy Easter, as the speaker at the Aug. 12 meeting of the Radcliff Woman’s Club.

    Magistrate Easter recounted key activities during the past two years in Hardin County Fiscal Court, under the leadership of Judge-Executive Harry Berry.

    Easter said the past two years had been productive and all magistrates worked together in settling issues, including concerns regarding the budget, the new government office facility and changes to the committee structure.

  • In the busy world we live in today, cooking and baking have become rushed, hectic tasks.

    We cook dinner to get it over with. Or worse yet, we don’t cook dinner at all and depend on the drive-thru or freezer for daily meals.

    More cookies now are made from refrigerated dough than from scratch. Not because we don’t know how to bake them, but because we think we do not have time.

  • Linda Jones, Dan Harrington, Janet Holman, Marsha Butterworth, James Hubley and Dave Shaw, employees of A & M Carriers, LLC, present a $500 donation to Linda Funk, Warm Blessings executive director, front row, second third from left, in support of the program’s effort to replace the van with a more reliable vehicle.