Today's Features

  • Marie Colasanti and grandson, Tyler Porter, have fun making bowls for the Warm Blessings “Empty Bowls” fundraiser, which is at 4 p.m. Feb. 11.

    Marie Colasanti’s grandson, Anthony Porter, with his finished bowl.

  • Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau Chairman Jim Long presents a $1,500 check to  Emily West,  director of The Historic State Theater. The funds were used to assist in advertising for the Dec. 5 Street Corner Symphony performance at the State Theater.

    Elizabethtown Tourism and Convention Bureau Chairman Jim Long presents a $1,000 check to  Martha Richards of The Heartland Dulcimer Club. The funds were used to assist in advertising for the November 2011 Heartland Dulcimer Club Festival. 

  • Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes attended the Radcliff Health Fair and visited the Fort Knox Alumni Delta Sigma Theta Chapter table.

  • He's known as Big Nate but actually he's a little guy. As comic strip fans will come to realize, his name has more to do with his attitude and his impact on a tight circle of friends.

    On the funny pages, Big Nate is perpetually an 11-year-old sixth-grader trying to avoid detention, who hopes to become a cartoonist. In real life, this creation of artist Lincoln Peirce has been published for 20 years before recently becoming an overnight success.

  • The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) met Dec. 21 at the MOAA Clubhouse on Fort Knox. The evening was decorated in a Christmas theme, and a pork loin dinner was enjoyed by the membership.  

  • MCKEEVER. Army Reserve Spec. Shayne E. McKeever is returning to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., after being deployed to Afghanistan serving in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. McKeever, an aerial delivery specialist parachute rigger with the 824th Quartermaster Company, Fort Bragg, N.C., has served five years in the military. He is the son of Edward L. McKeever of Elizabethtown and Sandra D. Camp of Big Clifty.

  • 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.

  • A comic book weaves artistic skill and storytelling together. Each panel is a work of art, flowing into the next to tell a story.

    “For some people comic books are superhero stories or Archie comics, but really the level of storytelling and the creativity involved makes that idea limiting,” said comic artist Bill Nichols of Elizabethtown.

    There’s a strong appreciation for comic books out there, and Nichols started a gathering of enthusiasts, which meets monthly to discuss the genre and share ideas.

  • 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.