Today's News

  • Two charged in murder attempt following E'town shooting

    Elizabethtown police arrested two Radcliff residents Tuesday related to an attempted murder after a gunshot was heard on North Mantle Avenue.

    An argument Tuesday morning about illegal drugs culminated in a shot being fired, said Sgt. Tim Cleary with the Elizabethtown Police Department. Stacey G. Ford, 30, and Kelly L. Kennedy, 33, were arrested without incident Tuesday evening.

    According to police, Kennedy drove to a North Mantle residence where Ford got out of a car, produced a Kimber .45-caliber semi-automatic handgun and fired a shot at a man’s head.

  • Money matters to dominate legislature

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    OUR VIEW: Session loaded with daunting tasks

  • Women With a Purpose give back to the community

    Women With a Purpose made a monetary donation Dec. 16 to Pastor Timothy W. Brown, pastor of Greater Dimensions Community Fellowship, to aid in the organization’s vision of community outreach.
    The organization gives aid to those in the community who are in need, helping with such things as food baskets and toys, hoping to make a positive difference.
    Women with a Purpose has as its goal to make a positive difference in the community.

  • Potted Few Garden Club has annual Christmas dinner

    The Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club met at the home of club President Anneliese Knoll in mid-December for the annual Christmas dinner meeting.
    Renate Gosser was co-host for the event. Many members brought their spouses, and everyone had a wonderful evening of great company, delicious food and a fun filled exchange of gifts.

  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club has Christmas banquet and installs officers

    The Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club held its Christmas banquet and in-stallation of officers at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff. More than 60 members and guests were in attendance. Wink’s Smokehouse catered the event. 
    Chef Winkenhofer presented Bev Rickey, club president, with a Kentucky Colonel’s certificate on behalf of Maria Batistoni, who was vacationing with family in Australia.  

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Lady Bruins hoping for some more magic (1/5)

    After pulling off one big 17th District victory earlier this week, the Central Hardin Lady Bruins are hoping for a little more magic tonight when they visit the homestanding Elizabethtown Lady Panthers.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Holtsclaw receives rare invitation (1/5)

    John Hardin junior strong safety Wade Holtsclaw couldn’t hide his excitement when talking about his invitation to the U.S. Army National Combine this weekend in San Antonio.

  • Abdullah White arrested at Louisville motel

    A Radcliff resident wanted in connection with a LaRue County homicide last weekend was found Wednesday night at a Louisville motel on Preston Highway, according to Kentucky State Police.

    Abdullah R. White, 35, reportedly was seen fleeing the murder scene in the victim's vehicle that was later found in Taylor County.

    Kentucky State Police and the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force developed information leading to White's arrest. He has been charged with burglary and theft by unlawful taking.

  • Just call him 'Tim'

    After a year of managing Hardin County’s largest city, Elizabethtown Mayor Tim Walker maintains the type of mild-mannered disposition he held while operating a small business and serving as a member of Elizabethtown City Council for more than a decade.

    The soft-spoken Walker said his goal was to create an environment where employees looked upon him as a co-worker rather than a boss.

  • Got to be Real: What's my net worth?

    I was talking to a friend of mine who lives in Georgia, and she said, “Hum. The license plate in front of me says ‘weathly.’ Guess what kind of car it is?”

    Me being me, I said a Mercedes. She said no.

    “A new Jaguar?” No was the reply again.

    Finally I said, “I will guess one more time, and if I don’t get it right you will have to tell me. A Bentley?” No, again. Ugh.