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.

    Steve Payne, 22 Pearman Estates, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    James Sampley, 86 Brentwood Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Heath and Sara Burke, 607 Eagle Pass Road, county. Use: basement remodel.

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

    William C. and Dianna S. Kellems to Steven L. and Betty Campbell, lot 13 Hidden Springs Subdivision, county, $177,500.

    Jewel Homes Ltd. Co. to Stephen A. and Elizabeth A. Marshall, 89 Springhurst Court, Elizabethtown, $305,000.

    William Douglas and Donna K. Reed to Randy and Marcella Trombley, 407 Arvel Wise Lane, Elizabethtown, $79,500.

  • Pastor Darwin Bostwick of Elizabethtown will celebrate his 80th birthday July 21, 2013, at Heartland Christian Center, 124 Ditto Lane, Vine Grove. A service is at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow.

    He was born in Michigan.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • The Comedy Caravan is bringing laughs to Vine Grove for a good cause.

    Along with the Rotaract Club of Hardin County, the Comedy Caravan presents “Laugh All the Way to the Bank.”

    All ticket sales and donations go toward installation of a water filtration system in a public school in the Philippines.

    The show begins at 7 p.m. Saturday at St. Bridgid Catholic Church in Vine Grove and features comedians Rich Ragains, Big John Richardson and Donna Watts.

  • Steven Daugherty’s artwork is smoking hot.

    At least that’s the case when he’s working on projects for Lost Art, his custom wood burning business.

    “I always try to do something different, something you don’t see everywhere,” Daugherty said.

    Billing himself as a fire writer, Daugherty, who recently moved from Hardin County to just over the Breckinridge County line, uses a small wood burning tool to make signs and create artwork.

  • Thomas G. Fern, Kentucky State Director for USDA Rural Development assisted today in the dedication of a home repaired by Hardin County Habitat for Humanity volunteers, with partnership financing for the repairs by USDA. This is the first time in Kentucky, Habitat for Humanity and USDA have partnered to assist with home repairs.