Today's Features

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club secretary Karen Jacob White and Lion Jason Aaron insured that Lion Norman Jones and his family would be present for a surprise 85th birthday celebration April 24. Lion Charlie Lanz did the honors of recounting some of Jones’ career and personal highlights as well as recognizing PDG Lion Jones’ 55 years of service as a Lion. Jones thanked the club and expressed how much it meant to him to be a member of the Lion’s family and a resident of Elizabethtown, saying he wouldn’t want to live anywhere else.

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown presented certificates to two young students for being state winners in cultural arts events.

  • 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.

    Monica Lavely, 128 Mountain View Estates Road, county. Use: single wide foundation.

    Robert Hardin, 277 Thicket Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: sunroom.

    Terry Priest, 2085 Smith Mill Road, Elizabethtown. Use: pole barn.

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

    Roger Jr. and Reva Richardson to Billy Padgett, lot 3 Reva Acres, county, $10,000.

    Universal Interiors Inc. to Mark C. and Rebecca Reed, 184 Creekvale Court, Vine Grove, $219,950.

    George and Britta DeSario to Jennifer DeSario, lot 3 Applewood Subdivision, county, $123,000.

    Glenn S. and Sandra G. Turner to New Banks Inc., 245 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, no monetary consideration. FMV: $35,000.

  • On May 26, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz, D.D. will ordain Stuart Benjamin Priddyof Elizabethtown to the diocesan priesthood for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville at 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Assumption, 433 S. Fifth Street.

  • As part of the Maundy Thursday Service, the women of Radcliff Presbyterian Church presented a dramatic narration of the unique view of the early Christian Community. Each participant gave a voice to one of the wives, sisters and mothers of the disciples. Their narratives looked back over the year since Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection. They each shared some of their dreams, hopes, joys and lessons learned, as well as some of their frustrations and fears as their husbands left their families to follow this unknown preacher, Jesus. 

  • After repeated success with sold out Christmas concerts, the Heart of Kentucky Men’s Chorus will present a spring concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Elizabethtown.

    The chorus began in 2003 with a group of barbershop music enthusiasts in Hardin County. While the group comes from a variety of careers and backgrounds, they all sing with harmonic accord in the chorus.

    Ages of the 30-member chorus range from 18 to 80.