Today's News

  • Sept. 22: Services


  • Firefighters warn against electrical overloads



    ELIZABETHTOWN - An overloaded electrical circuit sparked a lunchtime fire in the back room of a Haycraft Street home Tuesday, prompting firefighters to remind homeowners not to connect more electrical devices than an outlet is designed to hold.

    An emergency dispatcher’s report of smoke billowing from the windows at 311 Haycraft Street went out across airwaves to firefighters at around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

  • The Art of Performance: Trash talk season begins


  • Sept. 14 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, chopped down trees felled by a Hardin County road crew on private property near Tunnel Hill still had not been cleared up according to Donna Gatlin, owner of the property. The area was slated to become a forest preserved called "Trees" and a Civil War historical site. 20 years ago, although negotiations were going well between Fort Knox and American Federal Government Employees Local 2302, both sides said they would agree to have the "most efficient organization" issue settled by a third party.

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    Getting to know Lauren: Hobbies: Shopping, working out, reading plays, writing, watching films Favorite Movie:  The Notebook.  Rachel McAdams is my favorite actress.  Her work is phenomenal and the notebook illustrates this. Favorite TV show:  Gossip Girl.  I read all of the books so when the series came out I couldn't detach myself. Favorite Book:  Gossip Girl series.  It is such an easy read for me I'll sit down and just can't pull myself away.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER: Elizabethtown falls to South Oldham (09/21)

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    LOUISVILLE — Junior Beau Bouthilette extended his points streak to eighth consecutive games with a pair of goals, but it wasn’t enough as the 11th-ranked Elizabethtown Panthers fell to the unranked South Oldham Dragons, 5-3 in the teams’ opening game Sunday evening at the Male Bulldog Cup.

    Bouthilette scored his team-leading ninth and 10th goals of the year for Elizabethtown (6-2-3), which is winless in its last four matches after starting the season 6-1.

  • Oct. 20 Local History


  • Sept. 19 Local History

    In Hardin County: 30 years ago, for the sixth time, a request by developers Julius Wise and Burton Langley to rezone some 40 acres located between the 31-W Bypass and Eldorado Drive came before the Elizabethtown Planning Commission for a public hearing. The request received a new wrinkle though, in the form of a connector road that would run through the property from St.

  • Radcliff hit hard by heavy rains



    RADCLIFF - Sunday night's heavy rain downpour forced parts of U.S. 31W in Radcliff and Wilson Road to be closed to traffic as rain flooded both areas.

    Radcliff Police Department spokesman Bryce Shumate said U.S. 31W from Battle Training Road to Hwy. 313 was closed and that much of the rain from that area carried over behind Fort Knox Federal Credit Union onto 31W.

  • Vine Grove: The grass is always bluer