Today's News

  • Riggs

    Michael Riggs and Shelby Kinslow were married March 26, 2011, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

    The bride is the daughter Rodney and Glenda Kinslow of Hardyville.

    The groom is the son of Robin and Martha Riggs of Upton.

    A reception is at 7 p.m. EST, April 22, 2011, at Upton Community Center.

    No invitations will be sent, all friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • Parents welcome Addison Beth


    Michael and Brenda Wiggington of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Addison Beth Wiggington, on Feb. 10, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 6½ ounces and was 19¾ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are William and Betty Burnett of Elizabethtown and paternal grandparents are Anna Collins of Shelbyville and Spark and Jenise Wiggington of New Albany, Ind.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. This week’s birthdays include: Mark McGuffin, Kelly Sipes, Landon Elmore, Kathy Nelson, Leona Cowden, Eli Cecil, Eddy Skaggs, Tom Fohl, Jake Stith, Rita Vessels, Ben Curtis, Will Cowden, Shea Youravich, Jimmy Ray, Steve Jones, Tony Jones, Martha Baughman, Dino Meyers, Aaron Vance, Lilly Padgett, Larry Marcum, Tom Riney, Brittany Wise and Esta Pigg.

  • DAR members attend conference

    Three members of the Captain Jacob Van Meter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution attended the state conference from March 25-27 in Lexington. The theme was “Patriotism Endures.”

    The Hardin County Veterans Tribute was on the program for Friday evening. The Army Soldier was unveiled at the banquet.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Schools squeeze in spring practice (4/17)

    It’s the heart of the high school spring sports season, but that doesn’t mean that six of the seven area schools can’t find time to squeeze in a little football.

    Central Hardin, Elizabethtown, John Hardin, LaRue County, Meade County and North Hardin all have concluded their spring football drills. Fort Knox does not currently have a coach after Brandon Combs resigned in the offseason.

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD: Weekend Results (04/17)




    LOUISVILLE Results from Friday and Saturday's meet at Christian Academy of Louisville:



      3. Central Hardin (CH)         73 points


  • SWIMMING: Glenn Mills puts Dolphins into an Olympic mood (04/17)

    Like Doug E. Doug’s character Sanka Coffie in the 1993 Disney comedy Cool Runnings, the Elizabethtown Dolphins have been feeling very Olympic.

    That’s because as they cap off to their summer practice return, former U.S. Olympic Team member Glenn Mills served as a mentor to the Dolphins during training sessions Friday evening and most of Saturday at the T.K. Stone Middle School indoor pool.

  • USA Cares breaks ground for new headquarters

    Retired Maj. Gen. John Tindall, president of USA Cares, described Saturday as a “day of a thousand thank yous.”
    Tindall joined with the staff and board of directors of USA Cares in lockstep with state and city officials to break ground at the future site of the military charity’s headquarters, which Executive Director Bill Nelson hopes will be completed by the end of the year.

  • Flaherty man arrested after bomb making materials found in home

    A Meade County man is facing federal charges after a search warrant of his home yielded materials needed to create bombs.

    James W. Nott, 28, of Flaherty was arrested Wednesday evening during a traffic stop by Meade County Deputy Sheriff Brian Rogers. Knott was charged with DUI, failure to dim headlights, carrying a concealed weapon and license to be in possession.

  • Faces and Places: Daybreak