Today's Features

  • At the Nov. 8 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, president Lion Ron White presented a plaque recogniz-ing Will Hart as the club’s Student of the Month from Elizabethtown High School. Will is a member of the Y Club, KUNA and the Art Club. He has worked as a volunteer for Warm Blessings and has helped distribute Christmas baskets for Helping Hand. He is employed at Feeders Supply. Will plans to major in biology and zoology at Western Kentucky University with the intention of becoming a veterinarian. He was accompanied by his parents, David and Kathy Hart.

  • At the Nov. 29 meeting of the Elizabethtown Lions Club, Lion Jim Weise presented Grant Edlin, the club’s Central Hardin High School Student of the month. Grant is in the marching band, pep band and jazz band. He is a member of Beta Club, has attended the Governors School for the Arts and has been on the honor roll and the all-district honor band for three years. Grant hopes to attend Murray State University earning a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, followed by attending U of L Medical School in pursuit of a career as an anesthesiologist. He was accompanied by his mother.

  • Marine Corps Pfc. Dylan W. Meyer, son of Army 1st Sgt. Harry W. and Jan Meyer of Rineyville, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C  designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally. Meyer and fellow recruits ended the training phase with The Crucible, a 54-hour, team evolution culminating in an emotional ceremony in which recruits are presented the Marine Corps Emblem, and addressed as “Marines” for the first time in their careers.

  • KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Coping with the rigors of deployment can be difficult even under ideal circumstances, not to mention the additional challenges that surface from unexpected events. Two Army soldiers from the Fort Knox-based 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, have discovered that using their creative talents for personal and unit betterment has been a prime example of art imitating life.

  • The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, but you also know Michael Bublé.

    Christmas songs have filled the airwaves, and charts reflect a mix of tastes ranging from current holiday releases to those that have been around for half a century.

    “Traditional stuff is always popular with us,” WQXE program director Greg Milby said.

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

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

  • The Shah, Challapa, Mehta and Patel families donated $1,220 to the Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland BackPack Program this holiday season.