Today's News

  • HORSE RACING: A barrel of fun for Metcalf and Clark (07/22)

    Lauren Clark still marvels at how her barrel racing career has worked out so well.

    Especially since her favorite – and top prize-winning horse – was bought by mistake.

  • Vine Grove Class of 51' celebrates 60th reunion

    The Vine Grove Class of ’51 celebrated its 60th year class reunion on June 24, 2011 at Lincoln Trail Golf Club in Vine Grove. Those attending were, back row from left, Marion Henderson, Bob Cooper, Keith Emerine and Joel Brown; front row, Dorothy Bennett Jones, Elizabeth Ann Thomas Whelan, Ann Nordling Keisler and Arvenia Caster.

  • Baumgardner speaks to Elizabethtown Rotary

    Rick Baumgardner, Rotary District 6710 governor and member of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club, was the speaker at the July 12 meeting of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club. He gave an update on plans for the coming year.

  • Radcliff Woman’s participates in Summer Blast

    The Radcliff Woman’s Club participated in the City of Radcliff Summer Blast on June 25 at Colvin Community Center.

  • Shannon speaks at NARFE July meeting

    Elizabethtown NARFE, Chapter 1050, met in July at the Nolin RECC Conference Room in Elizabethtown. The speaker was member Clay Shannon who focused on four essentials for NARFE:  1. Stay active on the NARFE rolls; 2. Talk one-on-one with legislators, either in legislative meetings or through correspondence;  3. Attend the 2012 meeting for the state as a delegate; and 4. Prepare for 2013 Federation meeting since the local club will be the hosts. 

  • Elizabethtown Woman's Club donates to History Museum and Helping Hand

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown made donations to Helping Hand and the History Museum on July 8.

  • New Officers sworn into RPD

    On June 24, Hardin District Judge Kimberly W. Shumate gave the oath of office to Radcliff Police Department’s newest officers. Pictured from left, Capt. Kenneth Mattingly, Officer Brandon Casey, Capt. William Wells, Officer Morgan Jones, Judge Shumate and Radcliff Mayor J.J. Duvall.

  • Vintage cars will be Cruisin' the Heartland this weekend

    Rev up your engines, polish up those tires and wipe down the chrome because Cruisin’ the Heartland returns to town this weekend.

    Last year’s even was expected to draw 300 cars but organizers were thrilled to see about 950 cars from six states lining the streets of downtown Elizabethtown.

    “We were very happy for the first year,” organizer Rik Hawkins said. “It felt like you’d walked back in time with all the chrome, glitter and muscle cars.”

  • Regional Education Center showcases its offerings

    It’s one-stop education shopping in Radcliff.
    The postsecondary institutions at the Regional Education Center held a Community Education Fair as a way to introduce the community to local scholarly options.
    Along with booths set up for local institutions, each school offered sessions Wednesday for community members to sample what they offer. Children could sit in on music and art classes while adults could learn about topics such as Internet safety, Facebook use and acquiring money for college.

  • Single-passenger plane crashes near Elizabethtown airport

    A single-passenger airplane used to tow banners crashed Wednesday afternoon in a ditch near West Park Road.
    Elizabethtown Fire Chief Mike Hulsey said the plane’s pilot, Harry Goss, was displaying a McDonald’s banner over Elizabethtown.

    After stopping to take a break and refuel, Goss was flying above the banner to reconnect it to the plane, Airport Manager Roger Lawson said. He missed the banner when his plane began to stall.