Today's News

  • The Art of Performance: Young hockey goalie works hard to succeed

    Occasionally, young athletes make new opportunities for themselves based upon preparation and opportunity. This is the case of 22-year-old Braden Holtby, the starting goaltender during the 2012 playoffs for the Washington Capitals professional hockey team.

  • Doctor returns to join area physician family

    When Kevin Moreman, a gastroenterologist, returned to Elizabethtown last July it was not unlike the completion of a set.

    Moreman now practices in the same town as the rest of his family, most of whom are in the medical field, including in-laws.

    “Kasey and I just decided this was a better fit for us,” Moreman said of his and his wife’s decision to return to Elizabethtown.

  • ECTC students to study abroad this summer

    Students at the local community college will travel far from Hardin County to continue their studies this summer.

    Three students at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College plan to study abroad while faculty member Jim Murley will be traveling to teach courses for a study abroad program. Murley has been working to expand the study abroad program at the college.

  • BOYS' PREP TENNIS: LaRue County's Abell determined to bounce back from concussions (04/30)

    One doctor called Ryan Abell’s case baffling.

    Since sustaining two concussions in early January, the LaRue County junior tennis player has dealt with headaches, constant concentration problems and severe memory loss which have forced him off the court.

  • COLLEGE HOOPS: Former E'town player Washington transfers to Georgia State (04/30)

    Former Elizabethtown High School boys’ basketball player Curtis Washington is on the move.

    Over the weekend, multiple sources confirmed the 6-foot-9, 245-pound post player is transferring from the University of Southern California to Georgia State after considering Eastern Kentucky, Western Kentucky, Tennessee and Texas Tech.

  • Child identified in Sunday shooting

    A 15-month-old child, Bella San Martin, is dead after an apparent accidental shooting by her 3-year-old brother in Radcliff.

    Radcliff Police Department received a call about the shooting at 3:39 p.m. Sunday and responded to 106 Keith Court, RPD spokesman Bryce Shumate said.

    Shumate said it appeared a 3-year-old found a gun and inadvertently shot the baby.

    “It appears that right now this is going to be an accidental shooting,” he said.

  • White Mills news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    REMINDERS. There will be no school in Hardin County Schools May 4.

    Don’t forget the White Mills Fire Department will have its barbecue chicken dinner at 6 p.m. May 12. Come out and support it and enjoy a delicious meal.

    BIRTHDAY WISH AND CELEBRATIONS. Happy birthday to Brad Johnson on May 5.

    Chris, Lynn, Zack and Gavan Young ate out at a local restaurant last Saturday to celebrate Chris’ birthday April 21.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include Bob Jones, Rue Ammons, Marcella Crewz, Linda Sue Brangers, Debbie Skaggs, Lisa Nesbitt, Lucy Arnold, Cameron Ray, Donald Pike, Shawn Smith, Jimmy Cowden, Tracy DeWitt, Kaitlyn Brandenburg, Roy Nall Jonathan Kurtz, Kelly Miller, Lynn Miller, Phillip Whelan, Lucille Berry, Jean Buchanan, Aimee Hunt, Janet Jones, Jarod Jones, Greg Riney, Troy Atcher and Nelson Burnett.

  • Bowman – Robinson

    Tiana and Talia Bowman announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their mother, Rebecca Bowman of Elizabethtown, to Tommy Robinson Jr. of Cape Girardeau, Mo.

    The bride to be is the daughter of Sandi Huffman and Steve Bowman, both of Elizabethtown. She is a graduate of North Hardin High School and Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with a degree in radiography. She is a home improvement consultant at Sears.

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    We still are having cooler weather. Guess we should enjoy it while we can. Cory and I watched Thunder over Louisville on television. The show was awesome. Sunday we went bike riding to enjoy the day.

    C.H.H.S. BAND. The Central Hardin High School Concert Band will have its last performance Monday night at the school along with eighth-graders from East and West Hardin middle schools.