Today's Features

  • 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. 

    Marty and Heather Sutherland, 146 Bobby St., county. Use: accessory building.

    Michael and Pamela Riddick, 2195 Limp Road, county. Use: pole barn.

    Jeff Hall, 88 Bobby St., Elizabethtown. Use: pole barn.

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

    Luis R. and Destiney Padilla to Amanda Daum, 1107 E. Asbury Circle, Elizabethtown, $88,500.

    Daniel C. and Cynthia Blankenship to Gregory J. Russo and Jessica E. Russell, 106 Lake Spring Court, Elizabethtown, $123,000.

    Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to David B. Hughes, 137 Neptune Drive, Radcliff, $38,000.

  • Fred Adam Spires, 17, of Radcliff, Ky., has earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts, the Eagle Scout award.

    A member of Troop 128, Chartered under Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, Spires joins the ranks of only a small percentage of Boy Scouts who attain the Eagle rank, according to Scoutmaster Mick Chiara.

  • Girls from Brownie Troop 1558 wrap presents at Barnes & Noble to help raise money for the new animal shelter.

  • Bob Brown, left, and Hardin County AM Rotary President Daniel Tabb, right, welcome St. Sen. Dennis Parrett to the Nov. 22 meeting. Parrett discussed the 2013 legislative session and several issues that were presented over the course of the last year.

  • Every January, members of the Stitchers Quilt Guild submit a resolution to finish one quilt they have wanted to do or complete but have been putting off. The quilt must be finished by the November meeting to win a prize. Pictured are Debbie Owens with a Block of the Month quilt that was started a couple of years ago and Sarepta Phillippi with the quilt she submitted. Everyone who completed their quilt received a bobbin ring and one person won a grand prize.


  • Highway of Holiness Home Schools of Big Clifty showed their support of Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland in more ways than one. 

  • Joseph Burroughs presents a donation to Tanya Thomas of SpringHaven Domestic Violence Program. Burroughs and the NO-OX Wrestling Club donated $1,000 for Christmas at the shelter.

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College faculty, staff and students recently donated more than $260 to Helping Hand of Hope. The money was raised at the annual Jean Dudgeon Faculty/Staff Variety Show, in which faculty and staff entertain the college community with song, dance, skits and comedy.

    The show is named for Jean Dudgeon, a retired foreign language professor at ECTC, who coordinated the show for more than 29 years. This is the 33rd year the college has hosted the variety show.

  • Radcliff Rotary Club President Fran Rolwing welcomes State Rep. Tim Moore to a recent meeting. In addition to his duties in Frankfort, Moore is a pilot and instructor with UPS in Louisville and an officer in the Kentucky Air National Guard/USAFR. He described several incidents from his tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.