Today's News

  • Deaderick generates more local interest in Super Bowl

    The Super Bowl is one of the most watched sporting events in the country every year. People tune in for a variety of reasons – the game, the commercials or the halftime show.

    This year when the New England Patriots play the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI, Hardin County residents will have another reason to watch the game. Former Elizabethtown standout Brandon Deaderick is a starting defensive lineman for the Patriots.

  • 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.

  • PREP SWIMMING: Tuesday's Results (02/03)




    Girls’ 200-Yard Medley Relay

      1. Central Hardin                                  2:17.80

  • PREP BOWLING: Hardin County Tournament of Champions set for Saturday (02/03)

    The Central Hardin, John Hardin and North Hardin bowling teams will compete in the first Hardin County Tournament of Champions is set for 10 a.m. Saturday at Dix-E-Town Lanes.

    ** In varsity and JV singles, each school will submit its top four boys and top four girls to bowl a three-game series. Awards will be given for highest single game and best three-game average. For JV, bowlers must be sophomores or younger and cannot compete in both varsity and JV.

  • WKU student's work puts him in star realm

    A local college student’s research on the brightness of a supernova led him to become a star at a recent astronomy conference.

    Andrew Gott, a physics major from Elizabethtown set to graduate in May from Western Kentucky University, received a Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Award at the American Astronomical Society’s 219th semiannual meeting last month in Austin, Texas.

  • GIRLS' PREP SOCCER: Elizabethtown's Perkins signs with EKU (02/03)

    After Taylor Perkins had once again scored a game-winning goal against his team, Central Hardin coach Hal Bender joked about the Lady Bruins’ luck stopping the versatile Elizabethtown senior.

    “Man, will I be glad when that girl finally graduates because she’s a heckuva player,” Bender said Oct. 13 after Perkins scored the game’s only goal as her Lady Panthers edged the Lady Bruins in the Girls’ 10th District Soccer Tournament final at John Hardin.

  • HMH taking aggressive approach to physician recruitment

    Hardin Memorial Health President and CEO Dennis Johnson called the battle for premier physicians a “nuclear arms race” between HMH and its competitors to the north, such as Norton Healthcare and Jewish Hospital in Louisville,

    “If we don’t employ them, one of our competitors will,” he said.

    So HMH is being aggressive by entering recruitment agreements with new physicians and purchasing established practices where it takes over as an employer.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Marion County outlasts Elizabethtown (2/3)

    Elizabethtown attacked Marion County mercilessly in the first half.

    The Lady Panthers challenged the two-time defending 5th Region champ Lady Knights with drives, defense and a whole lot of chutzpah on their home court Thursday night.

  • Property transfers

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

  • Probable cause found for charges in North Mantle shooting

    Elizabethtown police believe a $35 drug deal resulted in gunfire and two Radcliff residents appeared in court Wednesday to answer a variety of charges.

    Hardin District Judge Kimberly Shumate found probable cause Wednesday for all charges filed against Kelly L. Kennedy, 33, and Stacey G. Ford, 30. The two were arrested Jan. 3 after a shot was fired on the 400 block of North Mantle Avenue in Elizabethtown.

    Ford is charged with attempted murder, wanton endangerment, possession of a defaced firearm and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.