Today's News

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Joshua Akers v. Norman Slinker, Hodgenville Road, Elizabethtown. Claims defendant carelessly and negligently operated a motor vehicle so as to cause it to collide with plaintiff’s vehicle. Seeks judgment for damages, trial by jury.

  • Property Transfers

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

  • PREP SOFTBALL: North Hardin rolls past Elizabethtown, 21-0 (05/06)

    With Mary Beth Russell’s shoulder bothering her, Elizabethtown coach Matt Mardis didn’t want to work the Lady Panthers’ junior ace Thursday if he didn’t have to. But by doing so, the visiting North Hardin Trojans got in plenty of work offensively.

    Every North Hardin starter had a hit or scored as the Trojans rolled past their 17th District rival in three innings, 21-0.

  • PREP TENNIS: Fifth Region Tennis Tournament loses a special treat (05/06)

    This year’s 5th Region Tennis Tournament will lose one special treat.
    Elizabethtown coach Karen Henson, the tournament’s director, said during Wednesday’s seeding/draw meeting at Elizabethtown that unlike in years past, students won’t have to miss school if the weather cooporates.
    The tournament kicks off at 4:30 p.m. May 13, with first-round girls’ singles and doubles matches at Elizabethtown’s University Drive Park Tennis Courts. Boys’ first-round singles and doubles matches are set for 10 a.m. May 14.

  • Tips from college freshmen to new high school grads

    Going to college includes many new experiences for students, but one factor that remains constant is the need to make time to study.

    In fact, according to University of Kentucky student Jackson Reeves, the studying element of college life is significant on a different level.

  • Elizabethtown Rotary members welcome student guests

    Elizabethtown High School students Jasmine Brissett and Scott Nishimura were student guests of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club on May 3. 

  • Cancer survivors push through relapses, difficulties

    Barb Underwood of Elizabethtown has one main piece of advice after beating four different types of cancer since 1964.

    Get tested.

    Underwood and Bob Hack of Elizabethtown will join their 115 combined years of surviving seven different cancers as ambassadors at this year’s Elizabethtown Relay for Life, which is next weekend.

    Underwood had herself tested when she had a knot on her leg. Seeing her father die of pancreatic cancer and then her mother die of breast cancer only two months earlier had made her wary.

  • Man arrested after shots fired

    An Elizabethtown man was taken into custody after he turned a gun on another man early Wednesday morning.

    Frankie L. Wheatley, 24, was arrested and charged with four counts of first-degree wanton endangerment and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon after firing slugs into a 1999 Dodge Durango driven by Travis R. Price, 22, also of Elizabethtown, according to the Elizabethtown Police Department.

  • Photos: Prayer on the Square
  • Getting crafty: Every Woman event encourages creativity

    Crafty women will put their skills on display Saturday.

    The third annual Every Woman’s Arts and Crafts Festival takes place from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Colvin Community Center in Radcliff. The event is free and open to the public.

    It will include fine art, photography, note cards, jewelry, handmade soaps and candles, glass, baskets, pottery, pet and children’s items, confections, face painting and crafts demonstrations.