Today's News

  • College Goal Sunday: The 411 on FAFSA

    Beyond concerns about college placement tests and the admissions process, one of the potentially frustrating aspects of making the leap to college for parents and students is the cost.
    On Sunday, financial aid representatives at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College provided a hand of support, letting families know the best way to deal with worry is thorough preparation.

  • Building soars in shadow of BRAC

    Realtors last week lauded the return of a healthy local housing market, and Elizabethtown and Radcliff city governments are seeing the dividends in financial form.
    Both cities reported marked gains in the number of building permits issued and construction money flowing into their communities in 2010, which city officials say can be viewed as the answer to the promise of growth issued with the decree of a 2005 base realignment at Fort Knox.

  • Case against fired CHHS teacher heads to grand jury

    The case against former Central Hardin High School teacher Steven Blake Gray is headed to a grand jury.  
    Appearing briefly Friday morning in Hardin District Court, Gray waived the right to a preliminary hearing, sending the case to a grand jury review for possible indictment on multiple felony sex crime charges, according to the Hardin County Attorney’s Office.
    First Assistant Hardin County Attorney Philip Moore said it is uncertain when the case will be heard by a grand jury, though.

  • Mayor's breakfast attracts the masses

    The table was far from bare for Radcliff residents Saturday morning.
    The tempting aroma of fresh food drifted into the cool breeze outside Colvin Community Center as the facility became a haven for ham biscuits, sausage gravy and breakfast pastries.
    Visitors were greeted with warm smiles, handshakes and hugs from volunteers, many of whom picked up spatulas and plates to feed their neighbors.

  • KNB stockholders profit from success

    An Elizabethtown-based bank plans to pay its first stock dividends since opening in 1997. Kentucky Neighborhood Bank notified stockholders Friday that they will receive a 50-cent payment for each of their shares.
    “We’ve had a very good year,” President and CEO Ronnie Pence said.

  • Nolin RECC members making a difference

    Nolin RECC members have voluntarily contributed thousands of dollars in a special account to help their community. These dollars began as small change through the Operation Round-Up (ORU) program at Nolin. Since implementing ORU in June 2006, more than $50,000 has been donated to projects/agencies in our communities.

  • Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

  • Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

  • Business Calendar



     Academic and Employment Improvement, 1-3 p.m. Mondays, and 9:30-noon Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; POC: North Hardin HOPE, 351-4673.

    Adult education (GED preparation, adult basic education, literacy and English as a second language): 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Mulberry Helm Education Center, 114 S. Mulberry St., Elizabethtown. POC: 769-8866.

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.