Today's News

  • Lorrie Morgan comes to Lebanon Junction

    The Lebanon Junction Jamboree in coordination with Louisville television station WBKI and Country Legends 103.9 will begin an old-time country showcase Friday featuring country singer Lorrie Morgan.

    Organizer and producer Gil Mazur, with WBKI, said "The Country Junction" will be like old Porter Wagoner country shows.

    “This is an old fashioned good time country event where you hear PG rated jokes and clean family fun,” Mazur said.

  • 'The King's Speech' borders on perfection

    “The King’s Speech”
    Rated R for some language
    Release date: Dec. 10, 2010
    Runtime: 118 minutes
    Rating: Five out of five take slates


    “The King's Speech” had a limited release at the end of 2010 and has now made it to Elizabethtown theaters. My recommendation is to see it and then see it again.

    This film is phenomenal.

  • Jan. 31, 2011 photo: Cheers
  • Sparse furnishings, rustic accessories — Everything’s up to date at Lincoln Heritage House

    Flip through a magazine featuring stylish modern décor and you likely won’t see a lot of tchotchkes — whether they’re bejeweled eggs or Lindsay Lohan commemorative plates.
    This isn’t the first time in history that decorators have shunned clutter. Another was during the pioneer era, but more from necessity than a fondness for Japanese/ midcentury fusion.

  • Property Transfers

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

  • 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.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    William Jenkins, 28 Irish Court, county. Use: garage footer.
    Kevin Engel, 148 Sarah Court, Rineyville. Use: basement remodel.
    Tommy Skaggs, 209 Sunset Road, Elizabethown. Use: utility building.

  • College Goal Sunday: The 411 on FAFSA

    Beyond concerns about college placement tests and the admissions process, one of the potentially frustrating aspects of making the leap to college for parents and students is the cost.
    On Sunday, financial aid representatives at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College provided a hand of support, letting families know the best way to deal with worry is thorough preparation.

  • Building soars in shadow of BRAC

    Realtors last week lauded the return of a healthy local housing market, and Elizabethtown and Radcliff city governments are seeing the dividends in financial form.
    Both cities reported marked gains in the number of building permits issued and construction money flowing into their communities in 2010, which city officials say can be viewed as the answer to the promise of growth issued with the decree of a 2005 base realignment at Fort Knox.

  • Case against fired CHHS teacher heads to grand jury

    The case against former Central Hardin High School teacher Steven Blake Gray is headed to a grand jury.  
    Appearing briefly Friday morning in Hardin District Court, Gray waived the right to a preliminary hearing, sending the case to a grand jury review for possible indictment on multiple felony sex crime charges, according to the Hardin County Attorney’s Office.
    First Assistant Hardin County Attorney Philip Moore said it is uncertain when the case will be heard by a grand jury, though.