Today's News

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD: LaRue Invitational has solid field (04/01)

    With all seven local schools in attendance, LaRue County boys’ track coach Jeremy Blair feels this year’s LaRue County Invitational could be a pretty intense early-season meet.

    Fifteen schools in all will be competing tonight at LaRue County High School. But the draw is the many intriguing matchups between the seven area squads – Central Hardin, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, John Hardin, LaRue County, Meade County and North Hardin – the invitational presents.

  • 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.

    Equable Ascent v. Billy Frazier, Pleasant View Drive, Elizabethtown. Claims breach of contract. Seeks judgment in the sum of $9,667.12 plus interest.

  • 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.

    Thomas Mills, 946 Lincoln Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: storage.

    MCHC Inc., 13 Captiva Court, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Gale Young, 7929 New Glendale Road, Glendale. Use: addition.

  • Property Transfers

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

    Evelyn Dickerson and Jewel Ann Dickerson Owen to Kelly S .and Cindy Young, property in Geoghegan Addition, county, $68,500.

    Secretary of Veterans Affairs to Diana M. McClellan, 225 Limestone Lane, Rineyville, $79,300.

    CDF Builders Inc., to Linda M. Ramsey, 233 Southern Lake Drive, Elizabethtown, $136,300.

    Winston C. Allen to Franconia Real Estate Services Inc., property in Hardin County, $127,000.

  • PREP BASEBALL: E'town falls behind before rolling past North

    North Hardin coach Ace Adcock wanted to see how his team would respond after a 17-0 loss to Central Hardin on Tuesday and the Trojans answered the challenge, taking an early lead.

    Then it was Elizabethtown coach Don Pitts's turn to see how his young team would react after falling behind early. Pitts had to be pleased with what he saw as the Panthers exploded in the final four innings en route to a 12-1 mercy-rule win on Thursday night in a 17th District game at James R. Aldridge Field.

  • PREP BASEBALL: LaRue County outscores John Hardin, 16-14

    Jesse Johnson isn’t done providing LaRue County’s baseball team with power just yet.

    With one more week left to play before his season-ending Tommy John surgery, the Hawks’ junior is showing although his pitching arm might be done, his bat surely isn’t.

  • Building a memorial: One brick at a time

    “Rineyville Community Park is an example of what a small community can do with perseverance.”

    That’s what park board member Larry Fohl said about his community’s successful effort to create a neighborhood park where children play ball and the community gathers for festivals and other celebrations. It is a centerpiece and point of pride for Rineyvillians. It took years of effort and even more sweat equity, but they did it.

  • North Middle dances for Andrew
  • A Dash of Class: One of Hardin County's finest cooks

    I have been privileged to feature so many outstanding cooks in my column, and today is certainly no exception. Hardin County natives will remember The Park Drive In Restaurant was in what is now Domino’s Pizza and Good n’ Handy Grocery was across the street. The person I am honoring today was an integral part of The Park Drive In Restaurant, Mrs. Paul Ella Bogue, as it was owned by Mr. and Mrs. Bogue. It later became a Tastee Freeze and then Domino’s.

  • EPD responds to criminal mischief complaints

    Elizabethtown police responded to several locations Thursday in regard to criminal mischief. Various vehicles had the back windshield broken or side windows destroyed by shots fired from BB guns or pellet guns, according to an Elizabethtown Police Department news release.

    By mid-afternoon Thursday, police had taken nine reports in the areas of Diecks Drive, North Mantle Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue and Willow Creek Drive.