Today's News

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: No. 8 Henry Clay tops No. 20 Central Hardin (08/19)

    Eighth-ranked Lexington Henry Clay rolled to its fourth straight win as the Lady Devils beat No. 20 Central Hardin, 25-12, 25-17 on Thursday.

    Junior Afton Conner paced the Lady Bruins (6-2) with five kills and six digs, while junior Sydney Hall had five kills.

    Junior Abbey Sorrells chipped in with six assists, and senior Nicole Lanford had two kills.

    UP NEXT: No. 20Central Hardin hosts John Hardin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

  • Let there be football

    The issue: NFL is back
    Our view: At what price?

    After many months of battle between millionaires and billionaires, the NFL is back on track for the 2011 season.

  • Plane crash survivors remain hospitalized

    Three members of a LaRue County family involved in a Monday afternoon plane crash remain hospitalized in Louisville.

    Pilot Joshua Marksbury, 31, his wife, Jamie, 32, and their son, Jacob, 4, were injured when the single-engine plane crashed shortly after take-off next to  Abraham Lincoln Elementary School on U.S. 31E.

    Jimmy Shaw, brother of Jamie Marksbury, said Thursday afternoon all three family members remain in Louisville hospitals. He said he preferred not to discuss specific injuries.

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • 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. 

    Jawed and Kishwar Movania, 5 Grand Hill Place, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Shirley and Fairley Goodman, 8325 Hardinsburg Road, county. Use: carport.

    Habersharm Properties Inc., 23 Kippsford Court, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Property Transfers

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

    Larry D. and Linda C. Phillips to Phillips Brothers Hardin County LLC, lot 58 Briarwood Forest, county, $45,000.

    James E. Powell to Jeffrey Dye, 109 Vineyard Road, Elizabethtown, $130,000.

    David E. and Pamela L. Berman to Mary R. and Anna E. Byrd, lot 43 Bryan Acres Estates Subdivision, county, $160,000.

    Estate of James C. Lindsey to Joseph C. and Brenda Ponder, property in Hardin County, $155,000.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Meade's Mofield stressed entering opener versus Collins (08/19)

    For the first time in Larry Mofield’s eight-year head coaching tenure, Meade County’s football team is playing opening weekend.

    And he’s totally feeling the stress.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Elizabethtown sweeps North Hardin (08/19)

    Darian Ditto broke out of her quiet start to the season.

    A loud home crowd helped boost the Elizabethtown senior middle hitter’s energy level.

  • Organization helps avoid bus mix-ups

    The beginning of the school year means new books and homework for students.

    It means a head scratcher for administrators and bus drivers in charge of carting more than 10,000 Hardin County Schools students and more than 1,000 Elizabethtown Independent School District students to and from school every day.

    School system employees have to find ways to make sure students, especially kindergartners, get where they’re supposed to safely weeks after determining how to divide routes.

  • Photo: Counting flowers on the wall