Today's News

  • "Elizabethtown" movie still inspires road trips

    By John Friedlein


    While the movie “Elizabethtown” likely hasn’t seen a “new releases” shelf in years, it’s still on some people’s minds.

    In fact, a Tennessee couple watches it at least once a month. Garrett Corum and his girlfriend, Tiffany Witt, say it’s their favorite movie. The film was, after all, the first one they saw together.

    “We both loved it right away,” said the 22-year-old Corum.

  • March 22 Services

    Nettie Jewell Arnold, 96, of Vine Grove, formerly of Glasgow, died Thursday, March 18, 2010. The funeral is at 1 p.m. CDT today at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home in Glasgow with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon today at the funeral home.

  • Bee named Elizabethtown Lions Student of the Month

    Lion Al Mather, left, presented Elizabethtown Lions Club Student of the Month from John Hardin High School, Andrew Bee, to the club. Andrew is a native of Elizabethtown. He has played soccer since age six and is on the varsity soccer team. School activities include Future Business Leaders of America, Ultimate Frizbee and Badminton. He has held a 4.0 grade-point average all through high school. He has been recognized by the Elizabethtown Lions Club, Elizabethtown Rotary and Radcliff Optimist Club as a student of the month.

  • Bernard-Pape


    Mr. and Mrs. Roger Vance of Vine Grove and Joel Bernard of Cub Run announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Bernard, to William Aurthur Pape, son of Steven and Vickie Pape of Morgantown.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of North Hardin High School and a 2009 graduate of Western Kentucky University, where she received her Bachelor of science degree in human resources.

  • Helping Hand presents donation

    Helping Hand recently received a donation from Farm Bureau of $500 and a tote of food to give to a client. Helping Hand allowed people to register for one week before drawing out a winner. Henry White, executive director of Helping Hand, presents the food to Betty Lewis.

  • Girl Scouts sweeten lives of military soldiers

    Girl Scout Troop 178, which meets at College Heights United Methodist Church, is proud to send donated cookies to our military. Back row from left, Mackenzie Hughes, Audrey Loyall and Mari-Beth Richards; center row, Sarah Hof and Olivia Kappel; front row, Emanee Simon and Nico Aulenbach.

  • Starting those hard-to-have conversations

    By MONICA RUEHLING, Senior Life columnist

    I count myself among the lucky ones. I share a close and warm relationship with my parents and try to live my life through their examples. While I may not always agree with them on every subject, I still seek their approval.

  • "Bee Lady" speaks to garden club


  • Shifting sentiments



    Rik Hawkins, president and CEO of the Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chambers of Commerce, said he feels perceptions concerning alcohol are changing in Kentucky.

    At least that argument can be made for parts of central Kentucky. Within the last month, two cities have taken strides to change their alcohol standards.

  • Chevalier graduates from basic training


    CHEVALIER. Air Force Airman Jacques R. Chevalier graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio. he airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. He is the son of Charles Chevalier of Casa Grande, Ariz., and brother of Andre Chevalier of Elizabethtown. Chevalier is a 2008 graduate of Casa Grande High School.