Today's Features

  • The Missoula Children’s Theatre is coming back to town and is holding auditions from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    The roles in “The Tortoise Versus the Hare: The Greatest Race” are for children in first through eighth grades. There is no guarantee all who audition will be cast for the play. Approximately 50 students will be chosen.

  • The Hardin County Playhouse will hold auditions for “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at 6:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.

    The play is based on the 1962 novel written by Ken Kesey. The original Broadway production starred Kirk Douglas and Gene Wilder.

  • Need a caricature artist? Want to learn to make jewelry? Considering a face painter for an event?

    Stefanie Meade to the rescue.

    The Radcliff woman does all those things and more.

    “I’ve been drawing since I was 2,” Stefanie said.

    When she was 16, her family encouraged her to show her artwork. She’s had exhibits and has sold artwork in Europe and the United States since then.

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

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

    David and Tabatha Riddle to Dave Riddle Church Ministries, 4346 Hardinsburg Road, Cecilia, no monetary consideration. FMV: $82,222.

    Kenny Cleaver to the city of Elizabethtown, 312 Haycraft Street, Elizabethtown, $3,725.

    Donald and Paula Bewley, Lee Wilson Bewley and Brandy Leslie to Donald and Paula Bewley, Lee Wilson Bewley and Brandy Leslie, property in Hardin and Meade counties, no monetary consideration. FMV: $873,600.

  • Guest speakers at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Jan. 10 were a group of local bankers. They gave an update on the financial forecast for 2012. Front row from left, Marilyn Ford of First Citizens Bank, Val Claycomb of Republic Bank and Keith Johnson of First Federal Savings Bank; second row, Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Ronnie Pence of Kentucky Neighborhood Bank, Greg Pawley of Te Cecilian Bank and Claudio Monzon of Citizens Union Bank.

  • Classic Corvettes KY Club recently made a contribution to Warm Blessings. Linda Funk, director of Warm Blessings, accepted the check from Bob Schramm, president of the Classic Corvettes KY Club.

  • By Michael Thompson

  • One recent afternoon at school, a few classmates nearly trampled my desk in their rush to crowd around the window. What caused this stampede? A few flakes of miserable snow.

    As they squealed with delight, I shuddered. They saw pretty specks of white fluttering from the sky while I saw dandruff accumulating on everything.

    Call me the Grinch, but I hate snow with a livid passion. I want to move far, far away to a land where it doesn’t exist. Like Florida.

    Why do I harbor such hatred for this miracle called snow?