Today's Features

  • FOWLER. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Patrica R. Fowler, a 1988 graduate of North Hardin High School, assigned to the Enterprise Carrier Strike Group recently arrived in Norfolk, Va, following a seven-and-a-half-month deployment supporting operations in the Mediterranean and the Arabian Seas. Fowler joined the Navy in October 2009.

  • LEWIS. Army Reserve Pfc. Sterling M. Lewis has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2011 graduate of North Hardin High School, he is the son of Kevin and Debra Lewis of Radcliff.

  • The Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 1051, Gold Vault Chapter held its second annual banquet Nov. 2 in the culinary arts department of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. A meal was enjoyed by members and guests.

  • Meade County High School held its 10th annual Veterans Day program Nov. 9 in the gym. Sixteen hundred students students were in attendance standing and clapping to show their appreciation for veterans. The culinary arts department provided snacks.

  • Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland Volunteer Family of the Month for November 2012, Donell and Bobbi Wright, who were presented a certificate by FAKH staff.

  • 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. 

    Henry Harvey Jr., 3555 Constantine Road, Cecilia. Use: storage shed.

    David Frost and Clarissa Aliff, 83 LaVista Drive, Rineyville. Use: addition.

    Terrie Bedford, 48 Third Street, county. Use: modular home.

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

    Michael S. and Michelle L. Youravich to Chris Decker, lot 15 Bacon Creek Meadows Subdivision, county, $174,500.

    Danny and Imogene Kerr to West Point Bank, 30 Goldenrod Drive, Elizabethtown, no monetary consideration. FMV: $70,000.

    PNC Bank to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 188 Shale Lane, Rineyville, $1. FMV: $37,434.

  • Connections Church was approved to be a member of the Kentucky Baptist Convention on Nov. 13. Connections Church is now fully affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, the Kentucky Baptist Convention and Severns Valley Association of Baptists. Connections Church has worship on Sundays at the Colvin Community Center at 10:45 a.m. The Senior Pastor is Dr. Jim Shaw, associated pastor is W.L. McCoy, Youth Director is John Blankenship and Children Director is Shelby Fey. For more information visit www.connectionschurchky.org or call 351.2725.

  • Formed by members who played in other bands as recently as this summer and who mostly knew one another, The Blue Soul Gypsys not only have meshed musically, but personally.

    “Everyone in this room is my best friend,” drummer Jeff Scott, 20, said, as he sat in the Elizabethtown office at Pandaruella Productions with company founders Jacob and Samantha Langley and band members. “These are my brothers and sister.”

  • This Thanksgiving, I am thankful this is the last Twilight movie I have to watch.

    The last installment of the Twilight saga follows its predecessors with poor filmmaking and bad acting.

    I won’t bore you with my feelings about the films or how bad an actress Kristen Stewart (Bella) is. I’m mean, come on, Stewart. Leaning forward and breathing heavy does not equate intensity in a scene. Work on your acting already.