Today's News

  • Hamilton–Reynolds

    Dr. and Mrs. David Hamilton of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Laura Elizabeth, to Andrew Joseph Reynolds, son of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Reynolds of Columbus, Ind.

    The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Hamilton of Vine Grove and Mr. and Mrs. Howard King of Midway. She is a 2009 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Kentucky and is currently attending Medical School at the University of Kentucky. 

  • Skorupa-Stevens


    Mr. and Mrs. James Skorupa of Walnut Creek, Calif., and Mr. and Mrs. Lawson Stevens of Elizabethtown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Megan Elizabeth Skorupa and Patrick Lawson Stevens.

  • Kellys celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Bob and Peg Beare Kelly of Elizabethtown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 4, 2011.

    They were married May 4, 1961 in Frankfurt, West Germany.

    Mr. Kelly retired from the Army in 1978.

    Mrs. Kelly is retired, also.

    They have four children, Danny Kelly, David Kelly, Crystal Hughes and Shannon Hall; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

  • Four generations of the Nall family gather

    Recently four generations of the Nall family gathered. From left, Jimmy; Lucy; great-grandmother Earnestine; grandfather Calvin holding Annie; and grandmother Donna holding Molly.

  • Ancestral Trails learns about Fort Knox

    Gary Kempf and Arlin Kramer presented the April meeting of Ancestral Trails Historical Society. Kempf presented part two of “The Story of Stones” located on Fort Knox Reservation. Arlin Kramer discussed how to go about visiting the cemeteries at Fort Knox during the upcoming Memorial Day.

  • Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    James C. Cunningham (1987). Giving officer false name or address. Court costs waived.

    Jonathan D. James (1965). Theft by unlawful taking. Sixty days in jail probated for two year son conditions in the order. Total $255.

  • Business Calendar





    Academic and Employment Improvement, 1-3 p.m. Mondays, and 9:30-noon Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; POC: North Hardin HOPE, 351-4673.

    Adult education (GED preparation, adult basic education, literacy and English as a second language): 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Mulberry Helm Education Center, 114 S. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown. POC: 769-8866.

  • DeWitt retires from Water District No. 2

    Mark DeWitt, Water Quality Technician, for Hardin County Water District No. 2 retired in March 2011 after many dedicated years of service. The District congratulates DeWitt on his retirement.

  • PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Bruins go 4-1 in Owensboro (05/08)

    The Central Hardin Lady Bruins went 4-1 over the weekend in the Sports Warehouse Classic in Owensboro.

    No. 14 Central Hardin (20-4) lost to No. 3 Louisville Mercy, 7-0 in the tournament’s quarterfinals. The Lady Bruins went 4-0 in pool play with wins over Grayson County (5-0), No. 12 Oldham County (8-0), No. 23 Calloway County (9-1) and Owensboro (12-2).

    n Central Hardin was held to three hits in the loss to Mercy, snapping its 12-game winning streak. Senior Ashley Hughes and freshman April Pence each had a double.

  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: North sweeps doubleheader with Marion (05/08)

    Just call them the cardiac kids.

    The North Hardin Trojans picked up not one but two come-from-behind wins at home Saturday to sweep a doubleheader with 5th Region rival Marion County. The Trojans (13-11-1) won Game 1, 10-7 after trailing 7-4 and Game 2, 9-8 after trailing 8-4.

    n North Hardin scored seven runs in the sixth to erase a three-run deficit in Game 1.