Today's News

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Justin Masterson, 2 Christi Acres, county. Use: double-wide.

    Flex Films USA, 631 Cecil Ave., Cecilia. Use: remodel.

    Ray and Connie Keith, 233 Spring Meadow Drive, Radcliff. Use: pool.

    Richard and Judy Grey, 11495 Leitchfield Road, Cecilia. Use: storage shed.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Robert and Nancy Lake to Robert Earl Lake, property on Summit Baptist Church Road, county, love and affection. FMV: $12,000.

    Linda F. Weltmer to Walter L. and Cindy L. Kist, 3021 Lower Colesburg Road, Elizabethtown, $101,000.

    Kevin and Connie Jewell Owens to Ben and Mindy Woosley, property in Elizabethtown, $170,000.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: North Hardin rides Linscott's goal against Central Hardin (09/02)

    North Hardin junior Elijah Linscott peered over his right shoulder Thursday night and saw Jordan Hill making a run toward the far post. So, Linscott planned on heading junior Stevie Packer’s long throw-in toward his streaking senior teammate.

    Unfortunately for Hill, the ball never got to him. Fortunately for Linscott, the ball found its way to the net instead against visiting Central Hardin.

    The Trojans’ defense did the rest again, holding on for a 1-0 win over the reigning district and region tournament champion Bruins.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: Meade topples E'town to move atop the district (09/02)

    The Meade County boys’ soccer team keeps dropping opponents with some offensive variety, stellar defense and a few sly moves.

    Guess who’s at the top of the 10th District standings now, too?

  • HCS alumni honorees include 1st Lt. Eric Yates

    Some of the most influential graduates of Hardin County Schools were recognized Thursday for their achievements.
    HCS honored eight district alumni in a Distinguished Alumni ceremony at the Historic State Theater.

    Alumni honored included doctors, business leaders and military members, including 1st. Lt. Eric Yates, who was killed in combat in 2010 in Afghanistan.

    Yates was a 2003 graduate of John Hardin High School, the first John Hardin graduate honored as a distinguished alumnus. His parents accepted the award.

  • Building a better backstop
  • Radcliff man arrested on robbery charge

    A Radcliff man was arrested Wednesday on charges of first-degree robbery and wanton endangerment relating to an incident that occurred earlier this month.

    Samuel F. Gerald is accused of directing a driver, Andrew Josey, to a residence on the 1200 block of Bramblett Boulevard in Radcliff on Aug. 15 to meet Joel Brown, according to the arrest warrant.

    After requesting Brown to enter the vehicle, Gerald allegedly took his backoack, which contained marijuana, and then ordered Brown to exit the vehicle at gunpoint, police said.

  • CASA comes together
  • Elizabethtown Rotary Club members welcome student guests

    Rebecca Hinkle and Reza Haider, seniors at Elizabethtown High School, were student guests at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on Aug. 23.

  • Parade of Homes set for two weekends this month

    The Lincoln Trail Home Builders Association held a kickoff banquet Wednesday to honor builders, lenders, sponsors and other participants in its annual Parade of Homes.

    New houses will be on display around the community Sept. 10-11 and again Sept. 17-18.

    The admission fee for the entire tour is $5 per person.