Today's Features

  • MOWEN. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Steven S. Mowen, son of Carol and Gregg Mowen of Fort Knox, recently graduated as a tuba instrumentalist from the Music Basic Course at the School of Music in Virginia Beach, Va. He qualified for the accelerated program and was recognized for outstanding musical proficiency. Mowen is a 2007 graduate of Antilles High School of Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico, and a 2011 graduate of Montana State University in Bozeman, Mont. with a Bachelor of Music degree.

  • MARTIN. Navy Seaman Apprentice Nicholas A. Martin, son of Danielle and Justin M. Pendleton of Elizabethtown, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. He is a 2013 graduate of Central Hardin High School.

  • SA. Army Cadet Liza T. Sa has graduated from the Army ROTC Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox. A 2013 graduate of Manumalo Baptist in Pago Pago, American Samoa, she is the daughter of Faitele Sa of Fort Knox. She is a student at New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell, N.M.

  • STEFFANY. Army Cadet Anthony V. Steffany has graduated from the Army ROTC Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox. A 2013 graduate of Samoana High School in Pago Pago, American Samoa, he is the son of Carl and Vaesavali Steffany of Fort Knox. He is a student at Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington, Mo.

  • BAKKEN. Joshua P. Bakken graduated from the U.S. Army Air Assault School at Fort Campbell. A 2013 graduate of North Hardin High School, he is the son of Dean and Peri Bakken of Rineyville. He will attend Georgia Military College in Milledgville.

  • The 3rd Sustainment Command Expeditionary hosted its Women’s Equality Day Observance on Aug. 26 at the Saber and Quill at Fort Knox. The event was held to honor and pay tribute to the women who fought to create equal rights and to celebrate the passing of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting woman the right to vote.

  • By now, everyone is settling into the routine of school days. Well, maybe. Summer comes with long lazy mornings of rising near lunch time, spending time at the ball field or swimming pool, grabbing a snack from the pantry and possibly an evening dinner with family if there aren’t evening activities planned. In summer, the routine might change every day.

    There is something to be said about having a routine. Fortunately, being back in school, routines are be becoming the norm in Hardin County households with children.

  • State Sen. Dennis Parrett, Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes and Jeannette Stephens, not pictured, receive the Community Advocate and Legislators Award from National Association of Black Veterans. Also pictured are Irvin Lyons, the state commander for Kentucky, and Shedrick Jones.

  • Brother Gene and Janie Waggoner of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 30, 2013.

    They were married in 1953 at Unity Baptist Church in Ashland, KY.

    Brother Waggoner is a retired pastor and served Stithton Baptist Church in Radcliff for 35 years before retiring in 1996. He also is a Korean War veteran.

    Mrs. Waggoner retired from Radcliff Middle School in 1996.

  • 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.

    Brian and Connie Brown, lot 0 Arvil Wise Lane, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Larry and Linda Welsh, 2004 Burns Road, Radcliff. Use: pole barn.

    James Priddy, 14 Captiva Court, county. Use: single-family dwelling.