Today's News

  • PREP WRESTLING: Hawks shooting for first state title (2/17)

    When it comes to winning the state wrestling championship, the LaRue County Hawks haven’t had the best of luck.

    Injuries, unfavorable draws, you name it. The Hawks have seen it all at the KHSAA State Wrestling Tournament.

    This year, though, longtime LaRue County coach Gary Canter thinks Lady Luck will be on his team’s side. The top-ranked Hawks, with their eight region champs in tow, are expected to be in contention for the school’s first state title this weekend at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena in Lexington.

  • Weaver outlines barracks restoration at Lions Club meeting

  • Club members get update on Hardin County's year

    Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting Feb. 7. He gave an update on Hardin County’s year. Pictured from left, Elizabethtown Rotary Club President Michael Owsley, Rotarian Kelly Emerine and Judge Berry.

  • Irvington man killed in collision on U.S. 60

    A 42-year-old Irvington man died Thursday morning after a head-on crash on U.S. 60, according to Kentucky State Police.

    At approximately 11:10 a.m. EST, a two-vehicle collision was reported near the Sinking Creek Bridge west of Irvington. Police report Bobby J. Tindell of Irvington was traveling east on U.S. 60 in a 1999 Chevy 2500 pickup when it crossed into the westbound lane.

    Tindell’s pickup struck the front of a 2011 International straight box truck driven by Robert C. Frye, 38, of Richmond, state police said.

  • HMH to feature local photos, new culture

    The main lobby of Hardin Memorial Hospital will be a local art spot March 5 in addition to the destination for residents in need of medical treatment.

    The hospital is featuring community photography in an effort to reflect on the outside the internal changes the organization is working toward.

    Community photography will be displayed from 5 to 6 p.m. that day. The exhibit is open to the community and may include featured photographers.

  • Photo: 'Glee'fully receptive of $10K
  • HMH series to address health topics

    Hardin Memorial Hospital will promote heart health during the first in a series of presentations meant to promote community health.

    Area residents can learn more about maintaining healthy hearts during a presentation on the subject from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the fifth-floor auditorium of Hardin Memorial Hospital on North Dixie Avenue in Elizabethtown.

  • From car salesman to opera singer

    By day, he’s Clark Evans, a salesman at Swope Toyota in Elizabethtown. However, off the clock, he’s Anthony Clark Evans, aspiring opera singer.

    The 27-year-old baritone has made it to the semifinals of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, an annual competition for young people trying to make it into the opera world, he said. This is his first time participating in the national singing competition.

  • Artists, crafters sought for Every Woman’s Arts & Crafts Festival

    Every Woman’s Arts & Crafts fourth annual spring festival is May 12 at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff, and women artists and crafters in the Kentucky area are being sought to participate.

    Women of all ages who have a hobby or passion they would like to show off, who paint, make ceramics or pottery, sew, crochet, embroider, make candles, soaps, textiles or handbags, do photography, build things, etc., are welcome to participate.

  • Wesley Hilltop Seniors elects officers

    On Jan. 19, members of the Wesley Hilltop Seniors Club elected its officers for the new year. They enjoyed a potluck meal and played games. Pictured from left, Judy Sandfer, treasurer; Dorothy Nunn, vice-president; Lucille Harper, president; Shirley Curry, secretary; and Bill Saltsman, devotional leader.