Today's Features

  • The Fort Knox Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars held its monthly meeting June 19, at its clubhouse on Fort Knox.

    The primary purpose of the meeting was the election of the Chapter Commander and staff to serve the 2012-13 chapter year. Those elected were: Commander – Retired Col. Walter Meinshausen; Senior Vice-Commander – Retired Col. Dale Stewart; Junior Vice-Commander – Retired Lt. Col. John Dinnell; Adjutant – Retired Lt. Col. Lawrence Herzog; and Treasurer – Retired Lt. Col. Richard Ardisson.

  • Grab your fiddle and head to Leitchfield this weekend for a festival showcasing Kentucky's bluegrass roots.

    The highlight of the two-day event is the Twin Lakes National Fiddler Championship.

    Other activities include a bluegrass band contest, clogging, jig and buck dancing, a car show and the Fiddle Queen Pageant, organizers said.

    The pageant is at 6 p.m. Friday and the rest of the events are Saturday. The fiddle contest begins at 10 a.m. on the courthouse square.

  • 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.

    John Chenault, 10 Chancellor Court, county. Use: basement remodel.

    Eric Davis, 481 Clymene Road, Cecilia. Use: garage footer.

    Jeff Vogel, 38 Sapphire Court, Elizabethtown. Use: pole barn.

    Louis Dercou, 323 Schlaefer Way, Rineyville. Use: basement remodel.

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

    Anna Elizabeth Morris to Ronald D. and Joyce A. Morris, property on Bacon Creek Road, Elizabethtown, love and affection. FMV: $236,300.

    Lamar Paige and Sharon A. Randleman, property in Radcliff, no monetary consideration. FMV: $129,000.

    Fox Lair Properties LLC to Will Harris Homes LLC, lot 42 Covington Ridge Subdivision, county, no monetary consideration. FMV: $25,000.

  • In theater, a variety of roles come together to make one successful show. If any of those roles are missing, no matter how small, something would be missing from the whole of the production.

    That’s where many cast members of the Youth Theatre of Hardin County’s production of “Anything Goes” come in.

    “Anything Goes” is a Cole Porter musical that takes place on a passenger ship and features popular songs “I Get a Kick out of You,” “You’re the Top” and “Anything Goes.”

  • If you’ve been bitten by the acting bug, auditions for the Hardin County School’s Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School pro-am musical might be for you.

    This year’s musical is “Annie Get Your Gun.” The story is based on the life of Annie Oakley, her sharpshooting days with “Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show” and romance with Frank Butler.

    The production needs a cast of four to six children younger than 14 and six to 10 high school students and adults.

  • The phrase “making a play” takes on a different meaning as Hall of Fame football coach Vince Lombardi is the featured subject in a current theater production.

    Presented by Kentucky Repertory Theatre in Horse Cave, “Lombardi” tells the story of the life of the legendary coach for which the Super Bowl trophy ultimately was named.

  • The Vine Grove High School Class of 1947 met for its 65th reunion June 30. The class had a luau theme and met at the home of Herb and Freda Blair. In attendance were Norman and Norma Mae Jones, Ollie and Evelyn Emerine, Kenneth and Virginia French, Bill and Paula Ditto, Marie and Jeff Sanders, Gerald and Delores Dunaway, Alma and Marion Logsdon, Ursal French and Jean Vowels and Herb and Freda Blair.