Today's News

  • Woman’s Club holds reception for new library director

    The Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown assisted the Hardin County Public Library Reception Committee with a welcome reception for new library director Dr. Thom Cummins. The Garden Club of Elizabethtown, Woman’s Club of Elizabethtown and Hardin County Homemakers Council provided flower arrangements, refreshments and served those attending the reception. Dr. Cummins shared some of his background and his vision for his service here.


  • “Together time” at The Allegro

    Residents from The Allegro at Helmwood enjoyed a delightful afternoon reading to children from KidsFirst Enrichment Center. Pictured are Ardith Bailey, Ardith Starr and Garnet Wilson with some of the children.


  • June 7-13 designated National Garden Week

    On June 3, Radcliff Mayor Sheila Enyart designated June 7-13, 2009 as National Garden Week. Fort Knox Potted Few Garden Club members were in attendance at the ceremony and witnessed the signing.

  • Newton-Hunt



    Rick and Rhonda Newton of Rineyville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Aimee Newton of Rineyville, to Bradley Hunt of Elizabethtown, son of David and Kimberly Hunt of Vine Grove.

    The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of Central Hardin High School and a 2009 graduate of Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. She is a legal assistant at Skeeters, Bennett, Wilson & Pike.

    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of North Hardin High School. He is a Fed-Ex courier.

  • Parents announce birth of Mercades Lin

    Ashley Loyall and Joshua Boyd of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a child, Mercades Lin Boyd, on April 16, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18½ inches long.

    Siblings are Devon and Alexis, both of Vine Grove, and Jazamai of McKee.

    Grandparents are Cindy Lawson of Elizabethtown, Roger Boyd of Russellville and Kim and Darrell Loyall of Jonesville.

    Great-grandparents are Glenna Miller and Clyde Boggs, both of Elizabethtown. Great-great-grandparents are Elizabeth Howard and Ken Howard, both of Baxter.

  • Cornetts celebrate 50th wedding anniversary



    Mainard and Betty Cornett will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 3 to 5 p.m., June 21, 2009, at Blue Ball Baptist Church Fellowship Hall with a reception given by their children.

    The couple was married on Father’s Day, June 21, 1959, by the Rev. Harold Hendren at the home of the bride’s parents in Louisville.

    The couple has four children, Bill Cornett and Mary Beth Whelan, both of Louisville, Glen Cornett of Rineyville and Brian Cornett of Elizabethtown; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

  • Lions Club donates to Red Cross

    Elizabethtown Lions Club President Bill Shinkle presents a check to Sharon Thompson, director of the Lincoln Trail American Red Cross. All are encouraged to donate blood, giving the “gift of life.”


  • Hardin County AM Rotary says farewell to Dr. Linda Thomas-Glover



  • July 5 Pet of the Week

    Pet of the Week This 2-year-old male Chihuahua mix named “Skippy” and this 2-year-old male shorthair named “Bagels” are in need of loving homes. If you are interested in adopting them contact the Hardin County Animal Control at (270) 769-3428 or visit them at 116 Nicholas St. in Elizabethtown. Visit www.hcky.org/animalcontrol.asp for more information. All dog a

  • Zonta Club installs new officers

    Zonta Club of Heartland, an international service organization with more than 1,200 clubs in 67 countries, met May 28 at Stone Hearth Restaurant. Over the years, members have committed money and service locally, nationally and internationally to support shelters for survivors of domestic violence, establish programs to help women start small businesses, empower girls and women through educational assistance and aid women with health issues. Clubs are comprised of professional women in all fields.