Today's News

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Phyllis A. Moreman, 4 Amberwood Drive, county. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Elmer and Cassandra Ray, 2605 Battle Training Road, Elizabethtown. Use: single-wide foundation.

    Larry and Judy Bratcher, 80 Blackhills Court, Cecilia. Use: deck.

  • Property Transfers

    The following property transfers are listed as given on deeds at the Hardin County Clerk’s Office in Elizabethtown.

    Radcliff Partners I Ltd. To LC Ventures LLC, property in Hardin County, $800,000.

    Jeffrey E. and Connie L. Thompson to Chris and Bernie Barger, 603 Harvard Drive, Elizabethtown, $101,000.

    Mary Marlene Schwenker to Michael E. Coryell, property in Hardin County, $20,000.

    Curtis V. and Yvonne Marshman to Vincent A. and Cheryl L. Alonso, 90 Rembrandt Drive, Elizabethtown, $339,138.

  • BOYS' PREP SOCCER ROUNDUP: Bulldogs blank Knox (09/30)

    Sophomore Jeremy Garcia had a hat trick as the host John Hardin Bulldogs rolled to a 6-0 win over 10th District rival Fort Knox on Thursday.

    Senior Russ Mott had a goal and two assists, while senior Colt Trimble had a goal and an assist. Senior Chris Wilk also scored for the Bulldogs (10-6-1 overall, 2-3 district), who snapped a two-game losing streak.

    Seniors Daniel Ruiz and Terrick Jaquess each had an assist.

    Seniors Dylan Smith and Paris Maxie and freshman Ethan George combined on the shutout as John Hardin outshot Fort Knox (2-12, 0-5), 41-0.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Elizabethtown earns three-set win (09/30)

    Senior Darian Ditto and junior Brittany Stokan combined for 15 kills and two blocks to lead the host Elizabethtown Lady Panthers to a 25-15, 24-26, 25-11 win over 5th Region foe Nelson County on Thursday.

  • PREP FOOTBALL: Knox looks to snap four-game skid (09/30)

    The last time the Bardstown Tigers played at McAdams Field, Fort Knox snapped a 40-game losing skid with a shocking 27-17 victory.

    Two seasons later, the host Eagles are again in search of a win – only this time, the losing streak isn’t quite as long.

    Fort Knox enters tonight’s game with the Tigers having lost four straight since a season-opening win over Elizabethtown. If ever there was a time for a pick-me-up victory, this would be it.

  • PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Bulldog Invitational undergoes changes to course, teams (09/30)

    The ongoing work at Freeman Lake Park has forced John Hardin girls’ cross country coach David Swartz to change things for Saturday morning’s 11th annual Bulldog Invitational.

    The meet will be held on the park’s south side instead of the north side – which was where Swartz had planned to run.

    The girls’ race is at 10 and the boys are set for 11.

  • WOMEN'S GOLF: Games heading to Georgia for USGA team event (09/30)

    Andy Games told his wife, Beverly Games, matter of factly, that she’d be stupid if she didn’t accept an invitation to play next week in one of the USGA’s most prestigious events. One of her best golfing buddies, Kim Hartlage, told Games it was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

    Still Games, more mom than golfer at this point of her career, wavered before accepting a bid to play for Team Kentucky in the 10th USGA Women’s State Team Championship, which will be held Tuesday through Thursday at The Landings Club in Savannah, Ga.


    Tonight’s John Hardin-Central Hardin game is one of the four Bluegrass Cellular Battles in the Bluegrass. Russell County beat Pulaski County, 56-33 in the first battle.

    After the game, there will be highlights placed the Web site BattlesintheBluegrass.com where fans can vote for the play of the game. The winning school in the vote receives a check from Bluegrass Cellular and a chance to win more money if it’s chosen the play of the year.


  • PREP FOOTBALL: Bulldogs set to face familiar defensive coordinator (9/30)

    If there’s one coach who knows what the John Hardin Bulldogs like to do offensively, it’s Central Hardin defensive coordinator Jesse Simpson.

    Simpson played for John Hardin coach Mark Brown when he was at Nelson County and was an assistant coach for Brown for a year at John Hardin. Simpson was the defensive coordinator at Nelson County the last few years, so he has experience trying to shut down the Bulldogs.

  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Central knocks off Meade (09/30)

    What looked like such a promising senior night for Meade County’s volleyball team turned into a mental meltdown.