Today's News

  • Aug. 29 South Hardin news


  • Keathley-King


    Douglas Keathley of Louisville and Debra Keathley of Bardstown announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Daryn-Rose Keathley, to Kristofor King, son of Mr. and Mrs. Garry King of Vine Grove.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in health care administration.

    The prospective groom is a graduate of Full Sail University in Orlando.

  • Parents Welcome Trent Matthew


    Ryan and Kristy Johnson of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a son, Trent Matthew Johnson on June 26, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Patricia Merrell of Stanford; and paternal grandparents are Rodney and Diana Johnson of Elizabethtown.

  • Dancing the Night Away

    A large crowd gathered for Friday Nite Live on Aug. 20 at Vine Grove Optimist Park. Klassic Tymes Band played oldtime rock and roll.  After the sun went down the shoes came off and everyone danced the night away. Vine Grove will host its last Friday Nite Live of the season at 7 p.m. Aug. 27 with Rascals of Ragtime and their New Orleans Dixieland Jazz.


  • Aug. 29 Howevalley news


  • Parrett speaks at AM Rotary Club meeting

    On Aug. 13 the Hardin County AM Rotary Club was given the opportunity to meet senate candidate Dennis Parrett, left. He shared his experience as owner/manager of Cecilia Farm Services and his vision for the state. Pictured with Parrett is Club President Christy Childers.To learn more about the Hardin County AM Rotary Club, visit www.hardincountyrotary.org.

  • DAV Chapter 003 makes donation to elcome Home Vietnam Vets celebration

    Elizabethtown Chamber of Commerce President Rik Hawkins accepts $500 from DAV Veteran Service Officer Dave Jarrett. Jarrett presented the check on behalf of the membership of Elizabethtown DAV Chapter 003 to be used in support of the Kentucky Heartland Festival Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans celebration. Jarrett said the donation was being made in honor of DAV member Freddy Edlin, a Vietnam veteran who recently died from complications of chronic illness caused, in part, by exposure to Agent Orange while serving in Vietnam.

  • Proceeds from Pat French 5K run donated to American Heart Association

    The Pat French 5K Run held in June each year was again able to donate money to the American Heart Association in memory of Pat French. Jennifer French Payne and Dana Beth Lyddan present a donation to the American Heart Association.

  • ATV wreck injures Clarkson man

     Staff Report

    A Clarkson man was injured Saturday afternoon when his ATV overturned in the community of Wax.

    George D. Turner, 59, was flown to University Hospital in Louisville with serious but non-life-threatening injures, according to the Kentucky State Police. The wreck occurred off Wheeler Road on private property.

    Turner was not wearing a helmet, police said.

  • Wallaces celebrate 50th wedding anniversary


    Jim and Carol Wallace will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception given by their children from 1 to 3 p.m., Aug. 15, 2010, at the Holiday Inn Express in Elizabethtown.

    They were married Aug. 14, 1960 at Salem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville, Ill.

    They have three children, Karen Gowen, Susan Simmons and Guy Wallace; and seven grandchildren.

    All friends and family are invited to attend.

    The couple requests no gifts, but their children welcome photos or any other memorabilia you may wish to bring.