Today's News

  • Lyddan-Evans

    Dana Beth Lyddan and Raymond K. Evans announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Marian Tanner Lyddan of Irvington and the late George Dana Lyddan Jr. She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University with a degree in business administration. She is employed with the Elizabethtown Heritage Council and The Historic State Theater.
    The prospective groom is the son of Rick and Shirley Evans and Teresa Young, all of Bloomington, Ind. He is a facility administrator with DaVita in Vincennes, Ind.

  • Election results remain the same


    On Friday, two recanvasses from this month’s election produced the same result: Nothing changed.

    Bill Bennett remained 19 votes shy of making it onto the Elizabethtown City Council. And Dalton Jantzen — a Republican challenger in the 27th district state House race, still finished behind Democrat Jeff Greer, who represents a small portion of Hardin County.

  • Nov. 14 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

  • Burnett

    Amanda Genett of Elizabethtown and Brandon Burnett of Norfolk, Va., were married Oct. 21, 2010, in Elizabethtown.
    The bride is the daughter of Darrell and Amy Genett of Elizabethtown.
    The groom is the son of Mike and Candy Burnett of Elizabethtown.
    The bride was given in marriage by her parents.
    Maid of honor was Kayla Genett, sister of the bride.
    Best man was Andy Burnett, brother of the groom.
    The couple reside in Norfolk, Va.

  • Gores celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Dr. John and Jana Gore will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception held in their honor from 1:30 to 3 p.m., Nov. 27, 2010, at Severns Valley Baptist Church Atrium in Elizabethtown.
    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Students celebrate Veterans Day


    While Nov. 11 was the calendar date for Veterans Day, it was observed all week in local school systems.

    Area schools celebrated Veterans Day in a variety of ways throughout the week, from hearing presentations to writing letters and making videos.

  • More than veggies

    If you think the Hardin County Farmers’ Market is just about veggies, think again.
    The first-ever Hardin County Farmers’ Market Pre-Thanksgiving Day Homemade Food and Craft Gala will be held 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday and will go beyond the traditional food items.
    Handmade jewelry and wood crafts, such as bowls and cutting boards, are among the offerings slated to be available at the event.

  • Vine Grove Chamber holds November meeting

    The Vine Grove Chamber of Commerce held their monthly luncheon on Nov. 9. From left, Donna Broadway executive director of the Vine Grove Chamber and speaker Candyce Cliff from Fox 41 News.

  • Holiday Marketplace planned at Pritchard this weekend


    Thanksgiving might be a couple weeks away, but Hardin Countians can stock up on Christmas decorations at an arts and crafts show this weekend.

    The 29th annual Holiday Marketplace Arts and Crafts Show sponsored by the Elizabethtown Junior Woman’s Club will take place this weekend, with a new twist — no admission fee.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Sophomores have been super for John Hardin (11/12)


    Eleven weeks ago, the John Hardin Bulldogs had a problem. Maybe not a problem, but a glaring concern.

    After losing two linebackers and three defensive backs who helped the Bulldogs to a 14-1 record and the program’s first trip to a state championship game, there were plenty of holes in what was a dominating defense a season ago.