Today's News

  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club has January meeting

    The January meeting of the Northern hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club was held at Colvin Community Center in Radlciff. Prior to the meeting, a meal of various homemade soups and sandwiches were prepared by Hospitality Committee Chairperson Sherry Barnes and volunteers.

    Lisa Parrett, wife of State Senator Dennis Parrett, spoke to more than 70 members.

  • Hyde Speaks At E-SHRM Meeting

    Guest Speaker Jason Hyde from the Social Security office in Elizabethtown and E-SHRM President Kris Wood at the Jan.21 meeting. The Next E-SHRM meeting is at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 18 at Communicare on Ring Road. It has been approved for 1 Strategic HRCI Credit.

  • Cardin Speaks At Rotary Club Meeting

    Dr. Allison Cardin was the guest speaker at the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting  Jan. 25. She gave a presentation on Robotic Urology and the use of the DaVinci robot in surgery at Hardin Memorial Hospital.  Pictured from left are Rotarian Dr. Michael Owsley and Dr. Cardin.

  • Local woman concerned about family in Egypt

    Her three children are thousands of miles away in a country that is in turmoil.
    Time passes slowly these days for Jeannie Samdani.
    "I am concerned. ... I am really kind of nervous,'' said Samdani, whose children live with their father in Mansoura, Egypt.
    The country has been the scene of rioting and violence this week in a challenge to President Hosni Mubarek's 30-year rule.

  • Biden to speak at U of L

    LOUISVILLE — Vice President Joe Biden will speak Feb. 11 at the University of Louisville as part of the McConnell Center’s spring lecture series.
    The free, public talk will begin at 11:30 a.m. in the Brown and Williamson Club at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.

  • Sylvia Griendling, a life's journey.

    Sylvia Griendling’s life is as textured as her husband Rich’s artwork.

    She’s not used to talking about herself. Rich always does the interviews for their business.

    “I’ve just stayed in the background and enjoyed that actually,” Griendling said. “I’m not a spotlight kind of person.”

    Rich said he has always been aware that she put his career first.

    “It’s nice to share some of the spotlight,” Rich said.

  • Faces and Places: Running with a ref
  • Toczko speaks to historical society members

    The Hardin County Historical Society met Jan. 24, at the State Theater Gallery. The dinner was followed by a program presented by David Toczko, a longtime Elizabethtown resident and graduate of Western Kentucky University.  Toczko shared information about Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill and the Shakers’ history through his informative program.

  • Zonta Club presents scholarship

    The Zonta Club of Elizabethtown presented the first Amelia Earhart $500 scholarship to Sharyl Higgins, a senior at John Hardin High School. Sharyl, a 17-year-old cheerleader, has been accepted into Georgetown College for the fall semester. Amelia Earhart Day is celebrated by Zonta International each year on Jan. 11, to recognize Earhart for her extraordinary achievements and uncompromising spirit. Earhart was a Zontian, a record breaking aviator, and a women’s rights advocate.

  • 86 Fire Department gets new rescue truck