Today's News

  • Vander Molen named Art Director

    Cornett Integrated Marketing Solutions has hired Teresa Vander Molen of Elizabethtown as an art director working on its Keeneland and University of Kentucky accounts.

    She brings 11 years of design experience, including advertising, direct mail, events, publications, branding, social media and web design.

  • Yates qualifies as technician

    The institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration certification announces Dannie Yates of A+ Floors and More in Elizabethtown recently qualified by education and examination as a certified carpet cleaning technician.

    Yates joins the ranks of true professionals within the cleaning, restoration and inspection industry. The IICRC welcomes Yates participation and continuing education.

  • Bluegrass Cellular presents donation

    On Aug. 24 Bluegrass Cellular presented the Advocacy & Support Center of Elizabethtown with a sponsorship of $3,500 for their 4th Annual Via Colori Street Painting Festival. The event will be held on Sept. 10 on the square in downtown Elizabethtown. Bluegrass Cellular has supported and sponsored the event since 2008. For more information on the event go to www.kyviacolori.comor call 234-9236.

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  • Indiana man charged with sexual assault

    An out-of-state man was arrested Thursday night after police say he broke into a woman’s Upton home earlier this month and sexually assaulted her.

    William Scott Burden of Georgetown, Ind., is accused of breaking into the home Aug. 15 through an unlocked window, according to the arrest warrant.

    The home’s occupant was asleep when Burden, 49, entered the home, according to the warrant.

  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER: No. 3 Elizabethtown pulls away from No. 8 Central Hardin (08/28)

    Abby Patterson put third-ranked Elizabethtown on the scoreboard at home Saturday night before Dani Wilson and Lexy Hazle put eighth-ranked Central Hardin away.

    Patterson broke open a scoreless back-and-forth game late in the first half when she headed in a questionable corner kick to give Elizabethtown the lead against the Lady Bruins before Wilson and Hazle both scored in the final 11 minutes as the Lady Panthers pulled away for a 3-0 win.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: North Hardin slays Dragons (08/28)

    North Hardin football coach Crad Jaggers’ new offensive scheme worked nearly as well as he envisioned.

    His defense – after a mid-game meltdown – came back to put on a fourth-quarter shutout with a knockout show.

  • You could look it up

    ISSUE: Library development
    OUR VIEW: Increased commitment needed

    There’s been a lot of breast-beating lately about Hardin County’s place in the world. We’re tops in income growth and in the top 10 on a number of other lists for quality of life issues, safety and more. There’s a lot to be proud of.

    But there are lists where Hardin County does not rank near the top. In fact, it consistently falls in the bottom 10. Those lists are statistical comparisons of public libraries in Kentucky.

  • Focus on finance: Budgeting for retirement

    Question: I am concerned about having enough money to retire. Where do I start?

    Answer: As we approach retirement age we are confronted with many challenges and questions about which to stress. Probably the most frequent question in the minds of those contemplating retirement is “Will we have enough money?”

  • The biggest yard in town