.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Disney invites audiences to be their guest again with 'Beauty and the Beast 3-D'

    An enchanted castle, a mysterious beast and a strong-willed town maiden all join together for a familiar tale. A “tale as old as time,” you might say.

    “Beauty and the Beast” hits the big screen again, but this time in 3-D. Audiences also see a special “Tangled” treat with the animated short film “Tangled Ever After.” 

    The film originally was released in 1991 during what many have called Disney’s renaissance period. It followed the successful release of “The Little Mermaid.”

  • True numbers aren't in yet

    Here’s the thing about statistics. You can find one to support any point.
    It might be tempting to run with the numbers concerning driving under the influence arrests between Dec. 24 and Jan. 2 — the first holiday week after beer sales started in three Hardin County cities. We should tap the brakes on that idea.
    During that week, nine were arrested for DUI in Elizabethtown, five in Radcliff and one in Vine Grove. During the same period the prior year, seven were arrested for DUI in Elizabethtown, one in Radcliff and two in Vine Grove.

  • Johnston, Lewis given Patriot Awards for support of deployed teacher

    Two Hardin County Schools officials have been recognized Wednesday for supporting the military.

    Nannette Johnston, superintendent of Hardin County Schools, and Jennifer Lewis, principal of Lincoln Trail Elementary School, received Patriot Awards on Wednesday from the National Committee For Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve at a surprise ceremony at Lincoln Trail.

  • FOP appreciates support for 2011 Shop With A Cop

    The members of the Fraternal Order of Police, Bruce Tabor Memorial Lodge No. 40, would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their donations to the Shop With A Cop program, which was held Dec. 13, 2011 at Wal-Mart in Elizabethtown. These donations provided 224 children from Hardin County with the necessary items to help make these children’s Christmas a little brighter.

  • Local Roads Scholars honored at graduation ceremonies

    The Technology Transfer Program of the Kentucky Transportation Center honored two local Roads Scholars — Ronnie Goodman and Kevin Thomas — on Nov. 9 at Rough River Dam State Resort Park in Falls of Rough for completing the 2011 Kentucky Roads Scholars/Road Masters Training Program.
    The Roads Scholar Training Program consists of nine full-day courses and serves individuals from local and state transportation agencies as well as private businesses.

  • Cleaning out your home for the New Year?

    Angie Woodward, right, Workforce liaison for Elizabethtown Community & Technical College, decided to give her soap and shampoo collection to Warm Blessings. Pictured with Woodward is Judy Thompson, Wednesday dining room coordinator at Warm Blessings. Woodward started collecting soaps and shampoos when she stayed at hotels as a child on vacation with her family in 1964. There were more than 900 items donated.

  • Bambini speaks to rotary members on Saunders Springs

    Adrian Bambini was a guest of the Radcliff Rotary recently. Bambini is deeply involved with the Saunders Springs Nature Preserve, chairman of the Radcliff Forestry Board, volunteer coordinator, resident natu-ralist, Eagle Scout Project coordinator, etc.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: John Hardin knocks off Central (1/19)

    John Hardin coach Bryan Todd didn’t remember what he said to the Lady Bulldogs at halftime Wednesday night. It’s a shame because whatever Todd said worked.

    The Lady Bulldogs trailed by seven at halftime, but played a much more inspired second half to rally past the Central Hardin Lady Bruins for a 50-46 victory in a 17th District game on Central Hardin’s Terry Buckles Court.

  • State Senate reviews district designs

    FRANKFORT — The once-a-decade chore of redrawing legislative and congressional district boundaries continued to prove divisive Wednesday when a Republican-dominated Senate committee approved some oddly shaped configurations that drew sharp criticism from Democrats.

  • EIS approves calendar, limits early dismissal days

    The calendar for the upcoming school year in the Elizabethtown Independent Schools district features fewer early dismissal days.
    EIS approved its 2012-13 school-year calendar at its regular meeting Tuesday night. The calendar was approved by a unanimous vote among the board members.
    The 2012-13 school year begins Aug. 6 and ends May 28, 2013.