Today's News

  • Douglas-Wright

    Mr. and Mrs. David Douglas of Vine Grove announce the engagement of their daughter, Julee R. Douglas, to Ethan L. Wright, son of Donna Wright of Vine Grove and Ron Harrelson of Cohoes, N.Y.

    A private wedding is March 12, 2011, at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

    All friends and family are invited to a reception at 2 p.m., April 16, 2011, at North Hardin Christian Church, 601 Oak Drive in Radcliff.

  • 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.

  • Burn celebrates 102nd birthday

    Elizabeth Burn of Elizabethtown celebrated her 102nd birthday on a 12-day, seven-island Caribbean cruise. Master Bus Tours of Elizabethtown sponsored the cruise, which was enjoyed by 28 local residents. Burn, who remains active and enjoys taking bus tours and traveling, was accompanied by her daughter, Martha Burn, on the cruise.

  • 4-H celebrates Banquet of Champions

    Each year 4-H leaders and families, recognize the accomplishments of 4-H members during the annual “Banquet of Champions”. Over the years I have watched many of these young people who once started at the 4th grade become responsible young adults as a result of their participation in the 4-H program. Hardin County is extremely fortunate to have such a great group of dedicated parents, leaders and volunteers who have worked to “Make the Best Better” for these young individuals.

  • Beekeeping School to be held in March

    The Bluegrass Beekeeping School will be held March 12 at Kentucky State University in Frankfort.

    The annual program offers two tracks, a basic introductory course for new beekeepers and those who may be interested in beekeeping as a hobby, and a large number of sessions for experienced beekeepers to deepen their knowledge of bees, behaviors and management.

    More than 400 beekeepers from more than 50 Kentucky counties and several surrounding states attended last year's school.

  • Statewide workshop to examine renewable energy, efficiency

    A March 13-15 workshop in downtown Louisville will focus on  renewable energy and energy efficiency and look at ways to make those energy technologies work in Kentucky.

    The 2011 Kentucky Statewide Workshop in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency is expected to attract industry representatives, scientists, policymakers and professionals from energy-related fields and organizations to the Kentucky International Convention Center.

  • Fort Knox Federal CEO named to Federal Reserve Bank Council

    William J. Rissel, president and chief executive officer of Fort Knox Federal Credit Union, has been appointed to a two-year term on the newly formed Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council for the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. The 12-member council will hold its inaugural meeting March 1-2 to advise Eighth District Federal Reserve Bank President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. James Bullard on local credit, banking and economic conditions.

  • DUIs

    The following cases of Driving Under the Influence and the resolution of those cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. ADE is an abbreviation for Alcohol Driver Education, BAC is the Blood Alcohol Concentration reading, KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs, EIP stands for Early Intervention Program and VIP stands for Victims Impact Panel. A service fee is added to all DUIs and court costs are added to all charges. Birth year is in parenthesis.


  • Alliance Printing joins BBB

    Cathy Williamson, manager of the Lincoln Trail branch of the Better Business Bureau, presents an accreditation plaque to Pam Ogden-Crum, owner, and Justin Pack, graphic manager, of Alliance Printing. Alliance Printing recently qualified to be an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau. To be an accredited member, businesses must meet the 15 standards for membership. For more information about the Better Business Bureau and accreditation qualifications, visit www.bbb.org or call 982-1289.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    The sunshine has been a welcomed change. It will be time to start gardens soon. I have a few flowers starting to show, spring is on the way.