Today's Features

  • U.S. Army Cadet Command’s 1st Brigade welcomed new leadership Thursday.

    Col. David Wood succeed Col. Michael Blahovec in ROTC Cadet Command at Fort Knox. First Brigade Command Sgt. Maj. Darin Smith was also surpassed by Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher Martinez during the ceremony.

  • Local leaders Radcliff Councilman Stan Holmes, Mayor J.J. Duvall and District 1 Magistrate Roy Easter support Relay for Life.

  • Strawberry season is upon us.

    I am sharing two recipes from my own collection and my mom’s recipe for strawberry pie. It is the type pie that you find in restaurant chains. I also love my mom’s strawberry cake.

    Plus, you can enjoy that flavor all year long by preserving strawberries. I remember my mom making strawberry jam, cooking and cooking over the hot stove. Many people say the taste is different from the so-quick freezer jam recipe, which has a fresh-from-the-garden taste. I am sharing the recipe again.

  • 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.

    Charles Sherrard, 1442 Red Mill Road, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Kathy Sherrard, 3014 Red Mill Road, Elizabethtown. Use: storage shed.

    Houston and Devon Logsdon, 114 Rochelle Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: addition.

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

    Sheila M. McMeel to Thomas J. Gilpin, property in Hillcrest Acres Subdivision, county, $149,000.

    Federal National Mortgage Association to Sophie Routt, property in Elizabethtown, $65,000.

    Blue Ribbon Development LLC to Coy and Pamela Gibson, lot 44 Ashton Park, county, $35,000.

    Donna F. and Kevin A. Engel to Norman W. and Jennifer Ayotte, 148 Sarah Court, Rineyville, $240,000.

  • Wild Earth Gallery will host an art exhibition by Kentucky artist Victor Sweatt. The exhibit runs through Aug. 4 and features a mixed media exhibit titled “Everyday Heroes.”

    A public reception with the artist is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the gallery at 110 N. Main St. in Elizabethtown.

    Sweatt uses pastel, watercolor and charcoal in his realist art.

    According to his RoGallery profile, Sweatt strives to create “thought-provoking, emotional moments in time.”

  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post. No. 10281 Commander Butch Ferrell and Ladies Auxiliary President Carol Hill recently presented awards to two JROTC cadets at Central Hardin High School. The commander and president presented a certificate of honor to Cadet of the Year Kortney Hoversholm and presented a scholarship check to Cadet Maj. Samantha Harris.

  • Elizabethtown Lions Club President Morris Bottoms, left, presents to Vickie Fischel, assistant service center manager of The Salvation Army, the club’s annual donation in support of services provided in the community. Also pictured are Betty Young White and Craig Johnson.

  • Curves Manager Sandy Woodbury, right, presents a donation to Don Fulford, executive director at Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland. Curves Weight Loss Centers in Elizabethtown and Radcliff raised $300 to benefit Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland.