Today's News

  • Clarks celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Garnett and Patricia Patterson Clark of Cecilia celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 17, 2012.

    They were married March 17, 1962, in Tennessee.

    Mr. Clark is retired from the Army.

    Mrs. Clark is retired from Culligan Water Company.

    They have three children, Dwayne Clark, Ronald Clark and Laura Clark Williams; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

    The family asks that you call and wish the Clarks a happy 50th anniversary.

  • E-warrant system ready for roll out

    If a law enforcement officer in Pike County conducted a routine traffic stop last week and pulled over a driver wanted in Hardin County for felony assault, that officer may have issued the driver a warning and released him. He could not have known the driver was wanted in connection to a violent crime.

    Beginning Wednesday, Hardin County launches its new e-warrant system, transforming from a paper-based system to web-based. It allows all law enforcement agencies and judicial officials full-time access to warrants from agencies throughout the state.

  • One Knox has an ongoing mission

    As I’m sure most everyone in our region knows, economically, we have been very fortunate the past six years to be the benefactors of tremendous growth at Fort Knox as a result of the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure initiative. Thousands of new soldiers, civilians and support jobs have been created and the resulting positive economic impact has been a great shared experience - and has been a bright spot for Kentucky’s economy.

  • New monument honors 118 ultimate sacrifices

    ISSUE: Memorial remembers fallen soldiers
    OUR VIEW: Honoring heroism and personal sacrifice

    As early spring winds blew and sunshine warmed the day, family members, friends and soldiers gathered together near the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division common area on post at Fort Knox. Those assembled came from different locations and with different backgrounds, but shared a common purpose on that solemn day recently.

  • Clem Haskins blazed his own trail with basketball

    At 68, Clem Haskins can look back on a successful life.

    Back in his native Taylor County, Haskins lives the life of a gentleman farmer raising Angus cattle. He was born into farming, but it was quite a different life. The fifth of 11 children whose father worked as a sharecropper, Haskins grew up in a world where poverty was common and discrimination was the norm.

  • BOYS' PREP BOWLING: North Hardin duo, John Hardin's baker team heading to State (03/18)

    CAMPBELLSVILLE — The John Hardin Bulldogs started the season as the last area boys’ bowling team to pick up a win. They’ll end it as the last one standing.

    Putting together their best bakers of the season, the Bulldogs used a rotation of all 11 players on the roster en route to earning a runner-up finish to the powerhouse and tournament host Taylor County Cardinals on Saturday in the 2nd (Mid Kentucky) Region Bowling Tournament at Phillips Lanes.

  • Another leadership change in motion at Fort Knox

    Maj. Gen. Mark McDonald, who became post commander at Fort Knox in January, received a new assignment Friday that transfers him to Fort Sill, Okla.

    McDonald, who had been at Fort Knox since November 2010 as commanding general of the U.S. Army Cadet Command, is taking command of the U.S. Army Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill, Okla., the Department of the Army announced Friday.

  • GIRLS' PREP BOWLING: Central Hardin's Johnson and North Hardin earn State berths (03/18)

    CAMPBELLSVILLE — With her face flush red, Keri Johnson plopped down in a chair and blew up a strand of her blond hair.

    The Central Hardin junior felt like he had run a marathon, when in reality, she had just went through a gauntlet.

  • Gun brandished in attempted robbery at Radcliff Walmart

    Radcliff police are asking for help in identifying three suspects in an attempted robbery Thursday night at Walmart.

    An unidentified man and woman, both in their mid-20s, entered the store at off North Dixie Boulevard and Wilson Road at 9:59 p.m., police spokesman Bryce Shumate said. Store video shows the pair taking a shopping cart to the back of the store where they picked up two flat-screen televisions.

    Eight minutes later, the two proceeded to the front of the store, passed the cash registers and attempted to leave with the TVs, Shumate said.

  • Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    David E. Berger, 56, and Brenda K. Owen, 59, both of Elizabethtown. Married 21 years.

    Clarence Thomas Goodman, 40, and Billie Sue Roberts, 43, both of Elizabethtown. Married 13 years.

    Jeremy L. Finch, 27, and Nina Pellman, 30, both of Elizabethtown. Married five years.

    Elliot Dobner, 29, Radcliff, and Caitlin Barnett, 23, Eddyville. Married three years.