Today's Features

  • MRAZ. Army 1st Lt. Matthew S. Mraz has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Mraz is an infantry officer assigned to the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. He has served in the military for six years. A 2006 graduate of Highland High School in Pocatello, Ind., he earned a bachelor’s degree in 2010 from Idaho State University in Pocatello. He is the son of Kathy Mraz of Pocatello and Jerry Mraz of Elizabethtown.

  • ROGERS. Army Pvt. Ashley J. Rogers has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2004 graduate of Fairdale High School, she is the daughter of Michael Rogers of Vine Grove and the granddaughter of Robert Millay of Shivley.



  • 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. 

    Ken and Judy Brockman, 15 Chinoe Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    KSK Construction, 49 Delia Way W., county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Robert and Eileen Gilpin, 246 Felix Court, Elizabethtown. Use: basement remodeling.

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

    Judy Shields to Brad Kindervater, property in Split Rail Subdivision, county, $70,000.

    Patsy Lyon and Ivo E. Cecil Revocable Living Trust to Curtis and Nancy Willoughby, 1080 Optimist Road, Elizabethtown, $110,000.

    William C. Miller to Brandenburg Telecom LLC, property in Hardin County, $300,000.

    Linda Hoggard to Sara Knight, property in Hardin County, $50,000.

  • Jan Milby, right, president of Fisherville’s Coat of Many Colors Quilt Guild, welcomes Mary Lois Hill, a member of the Stitchers’ Quilt Guild of Elizabethtown. As guest speaker, Hill presented a historical perspective of quilting, along with her quilting story and award-winning quilts. The Patchworkers’ Quilt Guild from Taylorsville and Chaplin’s Guild from Nelson County also attended and shared in an luncheon that followed the program. Hill also is a member of the Louisville Artisans Guild.

  • The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown offers an Amelia Earhart Scholarship to senior girls at high schools in Hardin County. Amelia Earhart was an important member of Zonta International. There were 18 entries submitted from three schools this year and Rachel Witten from Central Hardin High School was the winner. She plans to attend Western Kentucky University majoring in English and language arts.

  • From left, Glen McPherson, Scott Turner of Habitat for Humanity, who spoke at a recent Hardin County AM Rotary meeting, and club President Cindy Gibson.