Today's News

  • Masterson Birth

    Kale and Axton Masterson of Lexington announce the birth of a brother, Wyn Edan on
    June 22, 2015. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Parent are B.J. and Spring Masterson of Lexington.
    Grandparents are Debbie and Rodney Sharp of Glendale, Joe and Janice Masterson of Elizabethtown and Jeffrey and Avanda Rainey of Danville.

  • Miss Teen Hardin County 2015 contestants

    The Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2015 pageant is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Hardin County Fairgrounds.  The pageant has five contestants vying for the title. Miss Teen Hardin County Fair 2014, Alivia Cunningham, will crown this year’s winner.
    This year’s contestants include:

  • Miss Preteen Hardin County Fair

    The Miss PreTeen Hardin County Fair 2015 pageant is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, at the Hardin County Fair Grounds, Miss 2014 Miss Emily Tribus will crown this year’s winner.
    This year’s contestants include:
    Amber Colwell, 9-year-old daughter of Stephanie and Josh Reed of Elizabethtown. Sponsored by Hub City Printing.

  • Miss Hardin County Fair

    The Miss Hardin County Fair Pageant will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 6 on opening night of the Hardin County Fair. Miss Hardin County Fair 2014 and Miss Kentucky County Fair 2015, Bria Hays will crown this year’s winner.

    Thirteen young ladies are competing for this year’s title. They include:

  • Wounded veteran bikes across America

    A combat veteran is traveling from sea to shining sea this summer without legs or using an engine.

    Toran Gaal, 28, passed through Elizabethtown on Thursday on his hand cycle on his way to Arlington, Virginia, where he will complete his charity ride that started in San Diego early last month — covering a distance of nearly 4,000 miles by hand.

  • Picnic features nostalgic events

    In a wave of activities reminiscent of a community picnic from a by-gone era, residents lined up to compete in a pie-eating contest, a sack race or just to ride a pony at Elizabethtown Founders’ Day Fourth of July Picnic.

    Young and old gathered around tables set with 20 strawberry pies for a pie-eating contest.

  • Faces & Places: 40th annual White Mills Days
  • ALL-AREA TRACK: Lady Trojans sweep individual awards (07/05)

    Thinking back to her sophomore season, when she transferred to North Hardin after her family moved from Virginia, Kianna Gray recalled doubting Coach James Webb.

    Webb’s workouts were intense, perhaps a little too intense at times, and Gray – a self-professed oddball – didn’t know what Webb was trying to achieve by putting her through the rigors.

  • ALL-AREA TRACK: Central's Wright, John Hardin's Cleveland win awards (07/05)

    Christian Wright believes he’s found his niche in a race many coaches and athletes have said is the most grueling.

    A Central Hardin junior, Wright made the 800-meter run his race this season, transforming into one of the top 800 runners in the state.

  • Hardin County jail log: July 5, 2015

    Bookings at the Hardin County Detention Center from 5 p.m. Thursday through 5 p.m. Saturday.