Today's News

  • Grim

    Katie Marie Nalley and Jeffrey David Grim, both of Elizabethtown, were married Jan. 7, 2012, in Clearwater, Fla., by the Rev. Curt.

    The bride is the daughter of Joey and Debbie Nalley of Elizabethtown. The groom is the son of Kim Grim and Mike Fowler of Mammoth Cave and Troy and Jenny Gorbey of Eaglelake, Fla.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Matron of honor was Amy Nalley of Eastview, sister-in-law of the bride. Bridesmaid was Jenny Gorbey of Eaglelake Fla., stepmother of the groom.

  • Greys celebrate 50th anniversary


    Freddie and Frances Grey of White Mills celebrated their 50th anniversary Feb. 4, 2012.

    They were married Feb. 4, 1962 in Eastview.

    Mrs. Grey is a member of The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. She is a self-employed farmer and was a stay-at-home mom. She has been involved in voluntary ministry work for 30 years.

    Mr. Grey also is a member of The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He is a self-employed farmer and also has been a sawmill operator.

  • Burke court martial delayed

    The latest attempt to prosecute Sgt. Brent Burke for the 2007 killings of two women in Rineyville hit another snag Friday when the U.S. Army announced a continuance was granted for the defense team.

    Burke’s general court-martial was scheduled to start Monday at Fort Campbell, where he once served. A new trial date has not been set, according to a U.S. Army news release.

    Burke is accused of shooting his estranged wife, Tracy Burke, and her former mother-in-law, Brenda Comer, on Sept. 11, 2007, in Comer’s Rineyville home.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: McDonald's 3 lifts Panthers to 49-48 victory over LaRue (02/05)

    The area’s top foul shooter made up for his off-target shooting and a late fourth-quarter miss.

  • PREP BOWLING: All programs have success at Tournament of Champions (02/05)

    The Dawgs had their day Saturday, but the afternoon wasn’t exactly a complete loss for North Hardin and Central Hardin, either.

    Paced by season bests from junior Lucas Ward and sophomore Morgan Parsons, John Hardin swept all four individual titles in the inaugural Hardin County Tournament of Champions at Dix-E-Town Lanes.

    Ward and Parsons rallied to win the mixed doubles title, while North Hardin and Central Hardin combined to split the four team competition.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Meade tops Cloverport (2/5)

    Freshman guard Kelsey Sutton scored a career-high 21 points to lead the host Meade County Lady Waves to a 72-16 win over 11th District rival Cloverport Frederick Fraize on Saturday.

    Sutton, who went 8-of-9 from the field and hit four 3-pointers, also had two rebounds, two steals and one assist, while sophomore guard Raley Johnson added 10 points, two rebounds, one assist and one steal.

    Freshman forward Morgan Turner chipped in with nine points and five rebounds, and freshman guard Addi Lynch scored eight points.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: John Hardin goes 1-1; Hendrix, Ruttley lead Trojans to win (2/5)

    The John Hardin Bulldogs split two games over the weekend.

    John Hardin (13-8) beat Shelby County, 86-39 on Saturday and fell to Grayson County, 81-74 in overtime Friday night.

    n Junior guard Brandon Price had 21 points and eight assists to lead John Hardin past Shelby County. Junior forward Daveon Greene added 16 points and five rebounds, while senior guard Jeremy Harness hit five 3-pointers and chipped in with 15 points, eight assists, six rebounds and four steals.

    Sophomore forward Keon Williams scored 11 points.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Lady Trojans bounce back to top Knox (2/5)

    Less than 24 hours removed from a stunning loss to John Hardin, the host North Hardin Lady Trojans took out their frustration on Fort Knox.

    Eight players scored eight or more points as the Lady Trojans blasted the Lady Eagles, 98-21 on Saturday at Ron Bevars Gymnasium in a 17th District game.

  • GIRLS' PREP TRACK & FIELD: Knox's Austin signs with Murray State (2/5)

    When she moved to Fort Knox as a seventh-grader, Kiara Austin thought she had little aspirations of becoming a Division I athlete.

    Five years later, however, that’s exactly what Austin is.

    Austin signed a national letter of intent Friday afternoon in the Fort Knox High School library to run track at Murray State University.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Jones sparks Green over Lady Hawks (2/5)

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks headed south in the second half, and with it, so did their hopes of getting the 18th District Tournament’s top seed.

    The Lady Hawks used a strong second quarter to tie the score at halftime, but they made only five field goals in the final 16 minutes as they fell to the visiting Green County Lady Dragons, 59-46 on Friday night.