Today's News

  • Donations requested to help dogs

    Anyone who wishes to help the 103 dogs recovered Wednesday from a Vine Grove mobile home is encouraged to do so through donations.

    The dogs are not available for adoption because they are being held as evidence.

    The dogs were taken to the Hardin County Animal Control shelter on Nicholas Street and Pet Protection Inc. on West Dixie Avenue, both in Elizabethtown, after owners Brian McCarthy, 48, and his wife, Joyce McCarthy, 47, were arrested and charged with 103 counts of second-degree cruelty to animals.

  • PREP BASEBALL/SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Central crushes Campbellsville; Lady Bruins roll (03/23)

    After falling behind 1-0 in the bottom of the first, the visiting Central Hardin Bruins reeled off 12 unanswered runs en route to a 12-1 win over 5th Region foe Campbellsville on Thursday.

    Second-ranked Central Hardin (2-1) scored three runs in the second before breaking the game open with two in the fifth and four in the sixth.

  • PREP BASEBALL: Green Wave hand North first loss of season (03/23)

    Too uptight after their first three games, the Meade County Green Wave got a little squirrelly.

    They finally relaxed, had fun and acted like kids again.

    Garrett Ledford’s wicked curveball helped the Green Wave curtail their early season losing skid, too.

    A senior pitcher, Ledford struck out nine batters in six innings Thursday and added some offense with a run-scoring single to guide Meade County to a 6-1 win over visiting North Hardin.

  • 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.

    H&M Dreambuilders, 21 Standing Oak Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Alton Stillwell, 10976 Sonora Hardin Springs Road, county. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Gene Coffey, 51 Aztec Court, county. Use: garage.

  • Property Transfers

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

    Jerry B. Jr. and Kimberly A. Roby to Stewart W. and Heather N. Griffie, 363 Casablanca Court, Cecilia, $74,900.

    2D Construction Inc. to J&D Realty Inc., property in Highland Springs Subdivision, Radcliff, $525,000.

    Mattias Lambert to Kim McAfee, 15 Citation Court, Elizabethtown, love and affection. FMV: $99,000.

  • GIRLS' STATE BOWLING TOURNAMENT: No. 11 North Hardin falls to No. 6 Bryan Station (03/23)

    LOUISVILLEThe North Hardin Lady Trojans’ best still wasn’t enough to beat the state’s almost best.

    Despite vastly improved seeding totals and baker averages from last week’s region tournament, the first-year program from Radcliff couldn’t avoid a straight-game loss to the fifth-seeded Lexington Bryan Station Lady Defenders in the first round of the inaugural Ebonite International/KHSAA State Bowling Championships at Executive Strike and Spare.

  • INDIVIDUAL STATE BOWLING TOURNAMENT: Central Hardin's Johnson, North Hardin duo surprised by recognition (03/23)

    Keri Johnson wasn’t expecting the ovation she received Monday morning as the junior walked into Central Hardin High School.

    Less than 48 hours after knocking off three straight Taylor County Lady Cardinals to win the girls’ individual title at the 2nd (Mid Kentucky) Region Tournament at Campbellsville’s Phillips Lanes, Johnson received a superstar welcome.

  • PREP SOFTBALL: John Hardin tops LaRue (03/23)

    John Hardin’s two youngest players came through in the clutch Thursday.

  • Kids in foster care deserve better transition to adulthood

    ISSUE: Foster-care transition bill
    OUR VIEW: Offers a better future for kids

    While some 18-year-olds might be well-prepared for self-sufficiency as young adults, most of us would agree many aren’t.

  • March is Certified Athletic Trainer Month