Today's Features

  • A concert that’s part of a series featuring country, classical, jazz, bluegrass and gospel music returns tonight to kick off its seventh season at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    Glen Rice, Family and Friends takes the stage at 7 p.m. at the PAC. Tickets cost $15 in advance and $20 at the door.

    A portion of proceeds will go to charitable causes.

  • Comedians will take the stage Friday as a part of the one year anniversary of the comedy series presented at the Historic State Theater.

    “It has been a very successful year in comedy,” theater director Emily West said. “Elizabethtown certainly loves to laugh and we’ll keep the laughs coming in the future.”

    She mentioned familiar comedians who have appeared on the theater stage this year including Tom Mabe, Etta May and Mike Armstrong. Because Etta May was so successful, she will make an appearance again in November.

  • Five years have passed since their last reunion with more than 600 people attending. The next reunion is Sept. 8 on the old school grounds in Flaherty. All alums should receive a post card about the event in the near future.

  • The Goldenrod Homemakers Club held its regular monthly meeting April 10 at the Extension Office. The meeting was hosted by Regina Goodman.

    During the regular business meeting, officers were elected for the coming year and lesson leaders were chosen.

     Judy Sandfer gave a lesson on “Saving Water and Energy in your Home and Garden.”

  • By Bonnie Jolly
    County Extension Agent for 4-H/Youth Development

    Youth participating in the 4-H shooting sports program don’t just learn how to shoot better, instead they are taught the importance of pride, responsibility, teamwork, sound decision making, self-discipline and to promote the highest standards of safety, sportsmanship and ethical behavior.

  • Bobby Smith, left, of Vine Grove Bluegrass Jammers presents a check to Vine Grove Mayor Blake Proffitt. The jammers recently held a raffle and collected donations, raising $500, to help off set cost at Vine Grove City Hall, where indoor bluegrass jams are held throughout the winter. Bluegrass pickers and listeners come from places including Louisville, Campbellsville, Bowling Green, Owensboro and local communities to join in the fun. Jams are at 6 p.m. every Friday and are open to all pickers and those who just like to listen.

  • Jerry and Debbra Phillips of Flaherty announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Andraya Phillips of Flaherty, to Casey Clark of Vine Grove, son of Gail Clark of Vine Grove and Chris and Terry Clark of Lowville, N.Y.

    The bride to be is a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and Samford University. She is a pharmacist.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of North Hardin High School. He is a rural mail carrier.

  • March and April usually produce a steady stream of mediocre films before the big summer movie season starts in May.

    These aren’t necessarily bad films, just something you’d rather rent or catch on television than pay to see in a theater.

    “Lockout” is one of those movies. It’s not totally bad but it’s not great.