Today's Features

  • 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.

    Jesse Bryant, 20 Canary Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: deck.

    Debra Beatty and Nathan Hobbs, 1470 Hillcreek Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: garage.

    Lesley Heck, lot 0 Kane Branch Lane, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

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

    D.M. and Sunanda Devi Shivakumar to James E. and Shanon Gibson, 613 El Dorado Drive, Elizabethtown, $191,000.

    Jeffrey Dan and Julie Curry Wilson to Michael J. and April E. Socher, 1828 Deckard School Road, Radcliff, $351,500.

    Gerald R. and Susan S. Hignite to Akidco LLC, 2905 Ring Road, Elizabethtown, $1,481,000.

  • United Way of Central Kentucky is looking for Hardin County talent.

  • Not everything is as it seems, especially when Missoula Children’s Theatre puts its trademark twist on a classic fairy tale.

    After a week of rehearsals about 50 area students will perform “Red Riding Hood” today and Saturday. MCT, a nonprofit organization, wraps up its summer tour at Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

    In MCT’s version of the fairy tale, Big Bad Wolf still is portrayed as a “rogue forest creature,” Chelsea Swearingen, MCT tour actor and director, said.

  • Kennedy Selbe, daughter of Sgt. First Class Ron and Aurora Selbe of Elizabethtown, qualified to compete in the 2012 Coca-Cola Talent Classic Semi-Finals Competition at the Kentucky State Fair. She competed with a pointe variation from the ballet, Gissette, on Aug. 18 in the south wing conference center.

  • I’ve been thinking a lot lately about want and need and the differences between the two.

    Growing up I remember my mother saying over and over again “You don’t need that, you want it.” In my young, deprived-of-the-latest-Barbie mind, she was being unnecessarily cruel. But of course she was right.

  • The Elizabethtown Junior Woman’s Club is hosting its second annual charity cocktail event from 7 to 10 p.m. Sept. 7, at the Quality Inn in Bardstown, to benefit the Addison Jo Blair Foundation and Flaget Cancer Center.

    The event will feature hors d’oeuvres, prepared Elizabethtown Community & Technical College Culinary Arts, cash bar, music, photography sessions, door prizes and a silent auction.

  • Cynthia Kelly Overall with her still-life oil painting, which sold for $4,100 at the Taste of the Heartland Art Auction to benefit the Hardin-LaRue Community Health Clinic.

  • The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown held a luncheon Aug. 11 at Pritchard Community Center. The highlight of the luncheon was a fashion show where, clothes from merchants were featured. A lunch was provided by Atria Assisted Living and Shirley Pond from Atria and member of the Woman’s Club.