Today's News

  • PREP SOFTBALL/BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Hardin's slam lifts Lady Waves over Breck (04/11)

    Senior Helena Hardin hit a grand slam to lift the host Meade County Lady Waves past 11th District rival Breckinridge County on Tuesday, 12-2 in five innings.

    Hardin’s slam came in the fourth inning, when the 18th-ranked Lady Waves (6-7 overall, 1-0 district) blew the game open with eight runs.

    Senior Ashlee Sireno went 2-for-3 with a double, while sophomore Ashley Nikolao was 2-for-3 with three stolen bases and two RBIs. Junior Megan Aebersold went 3-for-3 with a double and one RBI.

  • Local banker files libel suit

    A local banker and member of the Elizabethtown Planning Commission has filed suit in Hardin Circuit Court claiming another local member of the National Wild Turkey Federation wrote libelous letters damaging his reputation.

  • NARFE meets and plans

    Elizabethtown NARFE Chapter 1050 met in April for their monthly membership meeting. Chapter president Kay Bennett reminded the group of the Public Service appreciation day at Fort Knox on  May 10, and the National Convention from August 26-30 in Nevada.

  • Food for furry friends

    Area agriculture groups are making their third annual donation to a Vine Grove animal shelter to support the community and show their commitment to making sure animals are treated well.

    Southern States in Elizabethtown sold 500 pounds of dog and cat food at cost so Hardin County Farm Bureau, the Hardin County Cattlemen’s Association and Farm Credit Services could pool enough money to donate the food to the Animal Refuge Center on Basham Trail in Vine Grove.

  • Rolling Thuder has March meeting

    Rolling Thunder Chapter 4 Kentucky monthly membership and business meeting was held on March 4 at Lebanon Junction Community Center. Charley Wachowski read a section of the constitution to the members. Petra Gill, Kent Myers and Randall Brantley received patches. The chapter received two new members, Joe Newton Sr. and Glen Wilkins. 

  • Potter graduates from basic training

    POTTER. Army Reserve Pvt. Joseph L. Potter has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2010 graduate of Central Hardin High School in Cecilia, he is the son of Robert Potter of Elizabethtown.

  • Zamora graduates basic training

    ZAMORA. Army National Guard Pvt. Brandon E. Zamora has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2011 graduate of North Hardin High School in Radcliff, he is the son of Kellie Logsdon West Point.

  • Nisha Haque: Fulfills a dream by helping others far from home

    Nisha Haque is a long way from her hometown of Elizabethtown. She is working with a medical relief mission and with Mother Teresa’s charities in Kolkata, India.

    She’s a fourth-year medical student who came to Hardin Memorial Hospital for her third- and fourth-year clinical rotation requirements as an osteopathic medical student.

  • Coode graduates from basic training

    COODE. Army Pfc. Gregory Coode has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. A 2009 graduate of John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown, he is the son of Peter Coode of Loveland, Colo., and the brother of Michael Coode of Fort Collins, Colo.

  • E’town third-grader to be honored for selflessness

    An Elizabethtown third-grader is being honored by state officials for his volunteer work and optimistic attitude in the face of his own challenges.

    Shawn Aberl II has been selected to receive the Kentucky Governor’s Ambassador Award for Volunteer Service for his work with the Save-A-Limb Bike Ride in Maryland.

    The ride helps support the efforts of Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, to prevent limbs from being amputated when they can be saved.