Today's News

  • RISING VOICES: October's student editor

    Amira Bryant is October's student editor for Rising Voices.

    Amira, 17, is a senior at John Hardin High School. She is involved in SADD Club, Y-Club, FCCLA, Pep Club, Teen Court, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, FOR (Friends of Rachel) Club and Boys and Girls Club of America. She enjoys reading, writing and driving, works at HCEC-TV and volunteers at the American Red Cross.

    Her possible future career interests include journalism, acting and broadcasting/announcing.

    She joined Rising Voices to gain experience and practice writing.

  • 10-25 Services


  • Troop 303 attends Centennial Jamboree

    Boy Scout Troop 303 from Elizabethtown along with 12,000 other Boy Scouts attended the Centennial Jamboree at Tom Sawyer Park this past weekend in Louisville. From left, Brenton Ryan, Blake Ryan, Patrick Shieber, Grant Ouellette, Clayton Ryan, Bryce Messenger and Wade Roemer.


  • Lane crossover crash injures motorist

    By Bob White and Neal Cardin

    Emergency workers responded to Interstate 65’s 79 mile-marker Sunday evening after a southbound Toyota Rav 4 with Illinois plates crossed a median and rolled into a fence-line that separates northbound I-65 from Jenkins Road.

    At least one passenger with a life-threatening head wound was flown to University Hospital in Louisville.

    The name of the driver and other details were unavailable as of Sunday night.


  • Rose graduates from Naval Training Recruit Command

    ROSE. Navy Seaman Recruit National J. rose graduated from the Naval Training Recruit Command at Naval Station in Great Lakes, Ill.

    He is the son of Retire Major William and Christie Rose of Rineyville.

    He is attending Navy Hospital Corps School in Great Lakes.


  • Swains celebrate 60th anniversary

    Les and Shirley Swain of Traverse City, Mich., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 14, 2010.

    They were married Oct. 14, 1950, at First United Methodist Church in Dearborn, Mich.

    Mr. Swain retired from the Detroit Board of Education and Mrs. Swain retired from the City of Dearborn.

    They have four children, Jim Swain of Taylor, Mich., Judy Ferriter of South Bend, Ind., and Kayleen Johnson and Terri Swain, both of Elizabethtown; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

  • Oct. 24, 2010: Obituaries

    Loreane Brown

    Loreane Brown, 87, of Sonora, passed away Friday, Oct. 22, 2010, at North Hardin Nursing Home in Radcliff.

    She was a homemaker, a member of First Baptist Church of Sonora and a past member of Eastern Star.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Brown; her parents, John Wilbur and Lily Sharp Conder; one daughter, Bonita Vertrees; three sisters, Ruby Sosh, Lucille Hornback and Hazel Bland; and one brother, Gus Conder.

  • Oct. 25, 2010: Our readers write

    Supporting Jo Emary

    Radcliff has made major strides in economic development and social programs over the last 12 years and it is in position to continue that progress. With all of the activity around us, primarily driven by the Base Realignment and Closure initiatives, Radcliff stands to significantly gain in its stature and importance in Hardin County and the Commonwealth.

  • Oct. 24, 2010: Services

    Dorothy Gertrude Baker, 94, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    Lawrence Lee Clay, 69, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010. A graveside service is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central.

  • Oct. 24 Cecilia news


    Irene Dodson, 862-3808