Today's News

  • Town Hall meeting focused on BRAC



    Those with questions about the status of the BRAC transition can find answers at a town hall meeting this week.

    Maj. Gen. James M. Milano, commanding general of the Armor Center and Fort Knox, will host the meeting from 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School.

  • From the bookshelf: 'Impact'

    Impact by Douglas Preston Forge Books List Price: $25.99 Rating: four out of five bookworms     I am not exactly a wiz at science and even that may be an overstatement, but Douglas Preston's new novel “Impact” makes it at least very interesting to even me. I am a fan of Preston and I was very impatient waiting for this novel.

  • March 19 Property Transfers

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

    New Banks Inc. to Chace M. and Donna M. Herringshaw, 61 Berkshire Ave., Rineyville, $182,500.

    Dawn R. Walters to Shannon Keen, 316 Robin Road, Elizabethtown, $142,500.

    Greg R. and Rebecca M. Atkinson to Shawntae A. and Daeveene J. May, 2521 Shadow Creek lane, Elizabethtown, $200,000.

    Kevin and Lisa Addington to Albert Weaver, 798 Main St., Cecilia, $46,000.

  • March 21 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Elizabeth Ann Payne, 22, Vance, Ala., and Mitchell Clarence Austin Jr., 24, York, Ala.

    Ashley Nicole Meredith, 21, Elizabethtown, and Timothy Jared Jennings, 23, Fort Knox.

    Carol Tannehill Goodman, 51, and Collie Ray Kennedy, 51, both of Elizabethtown.

    Heather Elizabeth Bourne, 22, and Gideon Joseph Hansen, 27, both of Elizabethtown.

    Haley Renee Abernathy, 25, Fyffe, Ala., and Kenneth Robert Hand, 19, Albertville, Ala.

  • The madness has begun.

      BOX: What team do you follow? Tell us about your favorite NCAA team on our Wednesday’s Woman facebook page.

  • Shed testament to late Mennonites' work



    The Caudills searched more than two years for someone who’d build them a grand shed at a reasonable price.

    They finally found Mennonites willing to make a two-hour commute to work in their Radcliff back yard. The builders finished the storage building — a replica of the Caudills’ Cape Cod home, replete with dormers, window valances and a storm door — just days before a catastrophic interstate wreck early Friday morning killed two members of the crew and nine other people.

  • Ask the Expert: Improving Your Nutrition from the Ground Up

      March is National Nutrition Month and most of us know that a healthy diet is a very important part of a healthy life style.

  • March 30, 2010: Obituaries

    Freddy Lee Edlin

    Freddy Lee Edlin, 63, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, March 26, 2010, at his home.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Dixon-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

     Howard Elliott Gardner

    Howard Elliott Gardner, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, March 29, 2010, at his home.

  • March 19 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 offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Steve Redmon, lot 2 Blueball Church Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Jamey Sampley, 49 Brentwood Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Rickey Webb, 50 Hambrick Court, Elizabethtown. Use: pool.

    KSK Construction, 600 Jenkins Road, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

  • Successful businesswoman found inspiration while shopping

    A Little More About Jennifer Upton: Favorite music: “Mostly country, but my iPod/iPhone spend most of their time playing Disney podcasts.” Favorite TV shows: “Bones,” “The Good Wife” and “The Amazing Race.” Recently read books: “The Last Lecture” by Randy Pausch. Most surprising