Today's News

  • Hodges-Walters

    Tee and Cindy Hodges of Sonora announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Michele Hodges, to Gregory Kyle Walters, son of Tod and Theresa Walters of Glendale.

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Central Hardin High School. She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in 2009 and a master’s degree in recreation and sports administration in 2011. She is employed in the Athletic Department of Western Kentucky University.

  • Towne Mall presents grant to American Red Cross

    Towne Mall presents to Donnie Board of American Red Cross a grant check for $500 from the Louise Marquez Volunteer Grant Program. Towne Mall and The Macerich Company are committed to enhancing the well-being of the communities we serve and the people who live in them.

  • STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Central Hardin weathers the storm, St. Xavier's comeback (06/19)

    LEXINGTON– Those expecting a pitchers’ duel Friday between Central Hardin and Louisville St. Xavier were highly disappointed.

    After Central Hardin won a 3-2 meeting in the regular season, this one turned into a slugfest with the Bruins scoring six runs in the first two innings and holding on for an 8-6 victory in the Kentucky National Insurance/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament semifinals at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

  • STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT OPINION: Determined seniors leave behind legacy (06/19)

    LEXINGTON – The Central Hardin Bruins probably weren’t a household name in high school baseball circles when the season began.

    “People in the state know who Central Hardin is now,” Central Hardin senior Levi McCamish said. “If not, they will by tomorrow.”

    And for good reason.

  • STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT: Central Hardin shows no mercy in school's first boys' title

    LEXINGTON Walk softly and carry a big stick.

    Central Hardin’s offense has been explosive the entire show, but the Bruins put on quite the fireworks display in the championship game of the Kentucky National Insurance/KHSAA State Baseball Tournament.

    The Bruins pounded out 16 hits and took the drama out of the title game as they rolled to a 21-2 victory over the Mercer County Titans to win the program’s first championship Saturday night at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

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  • Central Hardin takes talent to state baseball tournament
  • HCS deems ImPACT program a success

    Hardin County Schools has deemed its concussion-testing program a success after its first year.

    ImPACT Concussion Management Program tests student athletes for concussions and assists in clearing them to return to play.

    HCS approved the program in July 2010 and was followed by Elizabethtown Independent Schools in August. The districts work in partnership with Hardin Memorial Hospital, which paid half of the cost of the program for each district.

  • It's no act: Sears father-son team enjoy theater together

    For Father’s Day, many children are trying to find that perfect gift or just something to do with their father to make the day special. But for 13–year-old Brian Sears he has found a unique way to spend Father’s Day with his dad and much of the summer as well.

    Brian and his father, Dean, are members of the 53rd annual production of The Stephen Foster Story. The show runs nightly, except Mondays, at the historic My Old Kentucky Home State Park in Bardstown.

  • Army Cadet Command leader promoted

    After 31 years of serving in the U.S. Army, Col. Barrye L. Price wears a star on his shoulder. 

    In a ceremony Friday at Fort Knox’s Brooks Field, Price of the U.S. Army Cadet Command was promoted to brigadier general. He has served in every leadership position from company executive officer to deputy commanding general.

    Price has seen his career come full circle. It began some 31 years ago on the same grounds during what was known then as ROTC Basic Camp.