Today's News

  • Rotary Club Members Welcome John Hardin Students

    John Hardin High School students Allison Anderson and Matthew Colonna were student guests of the Elizabethtown Rotary Club meeting April 12.

  • Goldenrod Homemakers Club has auction

    The Goldenrod Homemakers Club met April 12 at the home of Elaine Conder, the April hostess. Following the regular business meeting, Conder presented a lesson on military families. A question and answer session followed that included: What effect deployment would have on families left behind? What can homemakers do to help the families?

    Members had a spring White Elephant Auction, to benefit a family that the club makes purchases for at Christmas time. Larry Crawford, auctioneer, volunteered to do the auction.

  • Lions Club Welcomes New Member

    At the April 5 meeting of the Elizabethtown lions Club, Jason Aaron was inducted as the club’s newest member by District 43N Gov. Tony Bishop. Lion Aaron’s sponsor is past District Gov. Norman Jones. Pictured from left, Lion’s president Brian Dennis, Norman Jones, Jason Aaron and District Gov. Tony Bishop.

  • Wuchner to speak at Republican Women’s Club meeting

    The Hardin County Republican Women’s Club will have State Rep. Addia Wuchner as the keynote speaker at the monthly meeting at 6 p.m.  April 19 at the Hardin County Public Library. In January 2011, Wuchner announced her candidacy for state auditor.

  • Moore Speaks To Bluegrass 99’s Members

  • Teen keeps mother's memory alive through exhibit, fundraiser

    When Kelly Jeffries succumbed to cancer in December 2009, her legacy included — among other things — her art and a teenage daughter determined to keep her memory alive.

    On Sunday, the two will come together, as Skylar Jeffries, 16, holds an exhibit of her mother’s artwork from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

  • E-scrap collection under way

    Hardin County government hopes you’ll reconsider before tossing that cell phone in the trash or kicking that bulky television or desktop computer to the curb for trash haulers.

    An alternative created by the county in coordination with local industries is the annual electronic scrap event, which continues until 3 p.m. Saturday at AGC Automotive Americas on Auto Glass Drive off Leitchfield Road near Elizabethtown.

    The event is open to Hardin County residents only, and participants must present a valid form of identification to prove their residence.

  • Partnership promotes college credit transfers

    Leitchfield resident Pamela Collins now has one less worry on her mind.

    With the signing of a document on Thursday, Collins knows all of the credits she has earned as a health and human services student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will follow her to Lindsey Wilson College.

  • Time to file: Tax deadline approaching

    For some area tax preparation businesses, the final days leading up to Monday’s filing deadline are the busiest days of the year. For others, those days represent a small spike in business after the filing rush at the beginning of the year.

    The federal filing deadline was pushed back this year from its traditional April 15 date because that day falls this year on Emancipation Day, a holiday observed in Washington, D.C.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Thursday's results (04/15)





    Results from Thursday’s match at John Hardin:


    Chrys Castro (NH) def. Tyler Edlin (JH), 6-2, 6-0

    Cesar Castro (NH) def. Blake McQuown (JH), 6-2, 6-1

    Benny McRae (JH) def. Jesse Duwe (NH), 8-4