Today's News

  • Great expectations

    ISSUE: New Year is here
    OUR VIEW: Keep momentum going

    Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. — Hal Borland

  • Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

  • Divorces

    The following marriage dissolutions have been granted in Hardin Circuit Court in Elizabethtown.

    Quentin Edward McCormack, 39, Battletown, and Shannon Renee McGaw, 32, Ekron. Married seven years.

  • Stephensburg community news


    Betty Pullen, 862-4844

    Hello friends and all readers. I hope everyone enjoyed my Christmas story. Thanks for the phone calls, emails, and Facebook comments about the story. I know it took some of you back in time to the good all days, and yes they were the good all days.

    BIRTHDAY WISHES. Belated birthday wishes to Charlie Triplett on Dec. 24. I am wishing many more happy days for you.

  • South Hardin community news

    South Hardin

    Daphne Turpin, 872-3223

    Happy New Year.  May your year be filled with happiness and health.

    BIRTHDAYS. Happy birthday wishes go to Donna Dailey, Wendy Harper, Timothy Beverly, Mallory Burton, Pam Devore, Marian Berry, Derrin Polston, Bea Routt, Jerry Cave, Nancy Logsdon, Lois Hart, Taylor Cardin, Jamie Routt, Jimmy Middleton, Krystal Sullivan and Brenda Seymour.

    ANNIVERSARY. My husband, Ray and I will celebrate 11 years on Thursday.

  • White Mills community news

    White Mills

    Kathleen Booker, 862-4922

    Happy New Year to everyone.

    BACK TO SCHOOL. Just a reminder that Hardin County Schools will resume Jan. 3.

    SYMPATHY. Sympathy to the families of Evelyn Stone, Iveta Brewer, Francis Thomas and James Williams.

    VISIT. I appreciated Bettye Mae Raymer and her son, Tom Raymer, visiting with Loretta and me before Christmas. Tom, who lives in North Carolina, was home for a few days for Christmas.

    ANNIVERSARY WISH. Happy anniversary to Kevin and Jenny Grimes.

  • Cecilia community news


    Irene Dodson, 762-3808

    Happy New Year everyone. I hope you enjoyed the special holiday and didn’t forget the “Reason for the Season.”

  • Howevalley community news


    Andrea Sherrard Gilpin, 735-7845

    MY BIRTHDAY. I celebrated my birthday Dec. 27. It snowed the day I was born and it was snowing on this birthday. It didn’t last long enough to stick on the ground, but it was pretty coming down. I received a lot of texts and on Facebook from my friends wishing me a happy birthday.

    ROOK. Rook is played at 7 p.m. each Thursday at the Howevalley Vertrees Community building. Everyone is welcome.

  • Rineyville community news


    Gail Pike, 737-2973

    BIRTHDAYS. Last week I missed the following birthdays: Molly Sherrard, Tom Brangers, Ryan Fulkerson, Tyler Brangers, Erin Riney, David Nall Jr. Corey Coogle, Jeff Ray, Tracey Powell, Carol Wathen, Sara Kuhn, Audrinna Brothers, Greg Ray, Joey Brigman and Natalie Nelson.

  • Music students perform at Taylor-Made Assisted Living

    Students of Ann Case performed a Christmas recital for the residents of Taylor-Made Assisted Living on Dec. 16. Front row from left, Jacob Bryan, Graham West and Adam Thomas; second row, Amy Prather, Erin Langley, Olivia Hamilton, Steele Shacklette, Emma Vaught, Andrew Schraecke, Aaron Prather and Ann Case.