Today's News

  • GIRLS' 5TH REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: North, Marion meet yet again (03/02)

    The Elizabethtown Lady Panthers don’t have much history with the Green County Lady Dragons, while the North Hardin Lady Trojans have plenty of history – albeit not much positive for the local team – with the Marion County Lady Knights.

  • Alan Vance art exhibit on display at ECTC’s Morrison Gallery

    Artist Alan Vance’s paintings will be on display through March 9 in Elizabethtown Community and Technical College’s Morrison Gallery.

    The exhibit, “Disconnected: Paintings by Alan Vance,” can be seen 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the gallery.

    Vance enjoys working with abstracted figures to create images that have an allegorical presence with a hint of melancholy.

    A reception takes place from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the gallery.

  • Building Permits

    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.

    William Cassidy, 216 W. Warfield St., Elizabethtown. Use: utility building.

    Chris Strothoff, 913 Winchester Blvd., Elizabethtown. Use: basement finish.

    Kent and Lori Williams, 235 Apple Lane, Elizabethtown. Use: basement remodel.

  • BOYS' 5TH REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: Tigers trump Trojans (03/02)

    North Hardin’s season could be summed up Thursday night in the Trojans’ 63-57 loss to the defending champion Bardstown Tigers in the Boys’ 5th Region Basketball Tournament quarterfinals at Central Hardin’s Bruin Gym.

    The Trojans had spurts where they played well and looked capable of pulling out a win, but they had too many stretches where they struggled to score where turnovers. They also failed to keep the Tigers off the offensive glass at times which cost them dearly.

  • The day after: Residents clean up, reflect upon storms

    Glendale’s C.J. Shepard can’t believe the run of bad luck her family has had beginning with the death of her husband 14 months ago.

    Since then, she had to care for her mother after a wreck, her brother died and an electrical fire in her outbuilding caused thousands of dollars of damage to items stored there, including three vehicles.

  • Crown Jewels meet for 'Italian Fest'

    The Crown Jewels recently met for an “Italian Fest.” Members ate a spaghetti meal with Italian side dishes. The group played games, including an Italian find-a-word game and made plans for the next gathering. Pictured from left, Vera Davenport, Judy Dukes, Olivia Kizinkiewicz, Perry Lickert, Nancy Schramm and Sally Ingle.

  • Optimist Club has February meeting

    At the Optimist Club meeting Feb. 14, the program for the evening was the Not-So-Newlywed game hosted by Anthony Conder with help from Nicole Brown.

    The contestants were Len and Mary Casey, Rudy and Andrea Garcia, Buzz and Maxine High and Anne and John Flanagan. They were asked a series of questions, very similar to the Newlywed Game seen on television. The winners were Rudy and Andrea Garcia, winning a $20 gift certificate to Red Brick Cottage.

  • Reder speaks at Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting

    Emily Reder of the Big Brothers & Big Sisters organization was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Feb. 28. She discussed the organizations goals and gave an update on its “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” fundraiser. Reder is pictured with Elizabethtown Rotary Club president Michael Owsley.

  • White Mills bridge work expected to be awarded next week

    Hardin County Magistrate Dwight Morgan and his family have fond memories of the White Mills bridge.

    His wife grew up nearby and his father-in-law took horses to the bridge during summers to offer rides for extra money. Morgan’s grandchildren also have visited the bridge to see the water rise.

    Morgan may have even ended up on the bridge with his wife a few times during their courtship.

    “I’ve probably stole a kiss on that bridge one time,” he said with a chuckle.

  • Funk, McKinnis are guests at Area Service Provider lunch