Today's News

  • EHLRTA members meet

    The Elizabethtown-Hardin-LaRue Retired Teachers recently met in the Severns Valley Baptist Church atrium. President Joyce Miller welcomed 80 members.

    Bill Kelley, health and insurance committee, spoke to the group about HB 540, which provides the long-term funding solution needed to see that the medical benefit for retired teachers are not reduced or eliminated for some retirees. The bill also will reverse the pattern by the state of redirecting hundreds of millions of dollars of pension contributions to the medical insurance fund.

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters gets donation

    Lorie Fullerton, dispatcher, and Tim Hagan, general manager from Comcast, present a donation of $1,840 to Bob Belknap, Branch Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Comcast supports the mentoring programs throughout Hardin and Larue Counties. For more information on how you can volunteer, call Big Brothers Big Sisters at 769-5225.


  • Homemakers Get Healthy Lesson

    The Goldenrod Homemakers received a lesson, “Diabetes Update,” on March 2 at the Hardin County Extension Service Office. From Left, Judy Sandfer, Instructor Michelle Coble, Elaine Conder and Laura Mae Cox.


  • April 11 Marriages

    The following marriage licenses have been issued in Hardin County.

    Patricia Ann Chase, 47, and Duane Bernard Lee, 49, both of Radcliff.

    Shari Elizabeth Watson, 37, Elkmont, Ala., and Donald Ray Wagers, 38, Radcliff.

    Amanda Nicole Perry, 28, and Michael Glenn Jaro, 29, both of Elizabethtown.

    Priscilla Joe Peggy Metcalf, 21, Radcliff, and Eduardo Israel Olvera, 25, Fort Knox.

    Stephanie Lynn Bradford, 27, Lagrande, Ore., and William Leslie Driskell, 30, Fort Knox.

    Sherrie Luanne Blair, 37, and Jonathan Paul Baker Sr., 38, both of Vine Grove.

  • Easter comes to children at SpringHaven

    Josette Roush of the Radcliff Woman’s Club put together 25 pails of Easter goodies for the children at SprignHaven Domestic Violence Program. Each pail consisted of a yo-yo, kaleidoscope, mini-frisbee, Easter pencil, chocolate rabbit, chocolate candy eggs and a bag of Easter candy. Roush was the Easter bunny who delivered the Easter surprise to the children at the program.


  • April 11 Traffic and misdemeanors

    The following misdemeanor and traffic violation cases are found in Hardin District Court Division I in Elizabethtown. KAPS stands for Kentucky Alternative Programs. Totals include court costs and/or public advocacy fees. Birth year is in parenthesis.

    Cristin P. Durham (1981). No operator’s license. Thirty days in jail, serve one day balance probated for two years. Total $254.

    Jason R. Mathis (1987). Theft by deception (six counts). Six months in jail probated for two years on conditions in the order. Court costs waived.

  • Woodsons celebrate 64th anniversary


    Gilbert Lee and Ola Mae Woodson of Glendale celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary recently. They were married March 5, 1946.

    Mr. Woodson retired from Louisville Local Union 576 after 25 y ears. He also served in World War II. He is a deacon at Little Zion Baptist Church of Glendale.

    Mrs. Woodson retired from Fort Knox NAF Branch Civilian Personnel after 37 years. She is a longtime member of Little Zion Baptist Church where she served as dining room coordinator for many years.

  • Watson-Tharp


    Together with their children - Allie, Aletha, Doc, Chase, Calea, Brooke and Ethan - Tracy Watson and Cale Tharp, both of Hodgenville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is a kindergarten teacher at Hodgenville Elementary School.

    The prospective groom is the morning air personality for Big Cat 105.5 WLVK.

    The wedding is at 2 p.m. EDT April 3, 2010, at Buffalo Baptist Church. A reception will follow in the fellowship hall.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

  • April 11 Howevalley news


  • Knights of Columbus has Easter egg hunt

    The Father Diemert Council 3379 of the Vine Grove Knights of Columbus held its annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 28. Due to inclement weather, the event was held in the KC Hall. Pictured are the winners of the Easter egg prize baskets from left, Grace Lancaster, first through third grade; Emma Riney, preschool; Michaila Barren, fourth through sixth grade; Alyssa Dowdell, girls, and Landon Schacklette, boys.