Today's News

  • GIRLS' PREP CROSS COUNTRY: John Hardin's Lever signs with WKU (2/10)

    Katie Lever didn’t think she was a good enough runner to attract the attention of a Division I school.

    Coaches at schools such as the University of Louisville, Murray State University and Western Kentucky University disagreed. After watching the John Hardin senior cross-country standout turn in a solid performance at the season-opening St. Xavier Tiger Run in August, coaches from those schools remained on Lever’s trail.

  • PREP WRESTLING: Hawks heavy favorites to repeat as Region 2 champs (2/10)

    LaRue County’s quest for the school’s first state wrestling championship begins Saturday when the Region 2 Tournament is held at Danville High School.

    The top-ranked Hawks dominated during the regular season, when they went undefeated against in-state competition until a loss to No. 2 Union County in the championship of the State Duals.

  • BOYS' MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL: East Hardin tops Bluegrass for seventh-grade title (02/10)

    Shooting horribly in front of their largest crowd of the season on the biggest stage against a higher-seeded “home” team they had already lost to didn’t seem like a recipe for success Thursday night for the third-seeded East Hardin Rebels.

    But Harrison Moore and Shane Oberdorf didn’t seem to mind all of those obstacles.

  • BOYS' MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL: J.T. Alton tops East for eighth-grade title (02/10)

    For three quarters Thursday night, it was Miller time.

    Then, in the fourth, the rest of J.T. Alton’s eighth-grade boys’ basketball team took turns shouldering the load against East Hardin, carrying the team and lifting the Trojans to the Middle School Athletic Conference tournament title at John Hardin.

  • Garden Club members support the Hardin County Public Library

    Recently Andrea McWright, first vice president and program chairman of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown, presented a donation from the club to Rene Hutchinson, director of the Hardin County Public Library. The library is one of many recipients of donations from the club. The money is earmarked for literature pertinent to horticulture and gardening suitable for children and adults. Hutchinson expressed her appreciation to the club for its generosity. 

  • KSP to raffle 2012 Dodge Challenger to benefit Trooper Island

    The Kentucky State Police is featuring a modern interpretation of a heritage-inspired American muscle car for its Trooper Island raffle this year: the 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic.

     Tickets are $10 each. Contact any Kentucky State Trooper, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer or any of the 16 KSP posts located throughout the state. Only 20,000 tickets will be sold. The winning ticket will be drawn Aug. 26 at the Kentucky State Fair. Ticket holders do not have to be present at the drawing to win. The raffle winner is responsible for all tax and license fees.

  • The Road to War: Rolling out resources

    Families and service members attached to the 3rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command had a one-stop information shop to explore on post last week.

    The 3rd ESC Family Readiness Group held a pre-deployment fair to assist families by providing information about services and support systems on and around post.

  • Radcliff library branch to reopen in March

    The north branch of the Hardin County Public Library could reopen March 12.

    Director Rene Hutcheson and board members said during a meeting Thursday they hope to host a grand reopening celebration the day the branch in Radcliff is ready. The celebration would be scheduled in the afternoon after school is dismissed and would include refreshments from the Radcliff Woman’s Club, balloons, banners and giveaways.

  • Holmes attends DAV chili supper

    Radcliff City Councilman Stan Holmes recently attended the Disabled American Veterans Chili Supper. He is pictured with DAV Commander Leon Faulk and Service Officer Robert Bilz.

  • Lions Club honors Noah Wiersema