Today's News

  • Meyer completes basic training

    Marine Corps Pfc. Dylan W. Meyer, son of Army 1st Sgt. Harry W. and Jan Meyer of Rineyville, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C  designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally. Meyer and fellow recruits ended the training phase with The Crucible, a 54-hour, team evolution culminating in an emotional ceremony in which recruits are presented the Marine Corps Emblem, and addressed as “Marines” for the first time in their careers.

  • KSP Post 4 raises more than $14,000 for Shop with a Trooper

    Norman Chaffins has been involved with Kentucky State Police’s Shop with a Trooper for 17 years, and while the world has changed significantly since then, he said what hasn’t changed is the “giving spirit” of residents in the Post 4 area.

    Post 4 raised $14,865 for SWAT this year, Chaffins wrote in a news release. That is the most they’ve ever raised for the annual shopping spree that benefits needy children throughout the post area, which includes Hardin, LaRue, Meade, Grayson, Breckinridge, Nelson, Bullitt and Jefferson counties.

  • FOB Solerno artists craft memories, friendships

    KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Coping with the rigors of deployment can be difficult even under ideal circumstances, not to mention the additional challenges that surface from unexpected events. Two Army soldiers from the Fort Knox-based 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Task Force Duke, have discovered that using their creative talents for personal and unit betterment has been a prime example of art imitating life.

  • Civil suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

  • Traditional, contemporary Christmas songs find balance on airwaves

    You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, but you also know Michael Bublé.

    Christmas songs have filled the airwaves, and charts reflect a mix of tastes ranging from current holiday releases to those that have been around for half a century.

    “Traditional stuff is always popular with us,” WQXE program director Greg Milby said.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the city of Elizabethtown Planning and Development Office. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

  • Tebow's success attracts load of unwarranted criticism

    ISSUE: Tim Tebow and faith
    OUR VIEW: Shame on critics

  • Local families support Backpack program

    The Shah, Challapa, Mehta and Patel families donated $1,220 to the Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland BackPack Program this holiday season.

  • Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club installs officers for new year