Today's News

  • Garden Club board meets

    Garden Club board members and committee chairs are: standing, Deborah Weise; Anita Owen; Delma Kittrell, treasurer; Helen Miller; Clara Myers, second vice president; Rene Bauer, secretary; Ruth Johnson; Jana Gore; Norma Shehan; and Joyce Effinger, past president. Seated: Ann Kowalkoski, president; Beverly Rose, first vice president; and Deloris Baugh, parlimentarian.

  • Fort Knox Chapter of MOWW Hosts JROTC Cadets

    1 Fort Knox High School JROTC cadets were the guest speakers at the January meeting of the Fort Knox MOWW; from left, Cadet Capt. Christopher May, Cadet Lt. Col. Karissa Jackson, Cadet Command Sgt. Maj. Scott Huber and MOWW Chapter Commander Retired Lt. Col. Toby Martinez.

    2 Retired Lt. Col. George W. “Bill” Gehr was awarded the prestigious MOWW Silver Patrick Henry Medallion by Chapter Commander Retired Lt. Col. Toby Martinez for his extensive service to the Chapter.

  • Local youth earn 'I Dare You' Leadership Award


  • July 21 Local History


    30 years ago, a “typhoid fever watch” In Hardin County broke after an Upton man with all of the classic symptoms of the disease was judged to have another intestinal disorder called salmonellosis. 20 years ago, after 11 ½ years, three mayors and more than a dozen council members, Linda Holeman left her job as Vine Grove city clerk.

  • Aug. 3 Local History

    30 years ago, results of the California Test of Basic Skills showed that Elizabethtown and Hardin County students have trouble spelling; one-third of county pupils failed in one area of the testing. 20 years ago, 10 teenagers from Munster, Germany were enjoying a three-week visit to Hardin County as part of the annual sister cities exchange program coordinated between Radcliff and Munster.

  • July 16 Local History


  • LaRue teen accused of taking car, then posting wreck on MySpace


    Landmark News Service

    LARUE COUNTY — A teenager who allegedly stole and wrecked a car Feb. 6 in Mount Sherman was apprehended in Hardin County last week.

    Lewis Kelly Dailey, 19, faces charges of first- and third-degree criminal mischief and having no operator’s license, according to LaRue County Constable Ira Bloyd Jr. The car’s owner filed a complaint of theft by unlawful taking (auto) with the county attorney’s office.

  • July 28 Local History


  • Feb. 7 Pets of the Week

    Pet of the Week This adult female hound named “Harley” and this adult female calico named “Lucy” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog adoptions are done b

  • Parents welcome Konnor Miguel


    John and Stephanie Brown announce the birth of a son, Konnor Miguel Brown, on Jan. 5, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 inches long.

    Grandparents are John and Gina Nicholas, Tina and Terry Constant and Kevin Brown.

    Great-grandparents are Judy Leonhart and Peggy Rose.