Today's News

  • July 9 Local History

    30 years ago, Hardin Central Junior High School Principal Cletus Coats and his supporters complained to the Hardin County School Board that school employees were working in an atmosphere of fear; it had been announced earlier that Hardin County Schools Superintendent Charlie Akins was planning to transfer Coats from his job at Hardin Central to another school. 20 years ago, Fort Knox made plans to add a second fast-food chain &ndas

  • Burch graduates from basic training


    BURCH. Air Force Airman Jesse L. Burch graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.

    Burch is the son of Richard Burch of Elizabethtown and Lisa Burch of Cecilia.

    The airman is a 2005 graduate of Fort Knox High School.


  • Rotary Smiles treats teeth for free



    ELIZABETHTOWN — A new program to bring free dental care to third-graders without access to it wrapped up Friday.

    Rotary Smiles treated about 80 Hardin County schoolchildren this month, said Rik Hawkins, first vice president of Noon Rotary. “It went very well.”

  • Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club welcomes state party chair at January meeting

    1Chairman of the Kentucky Democratic Party, Charlie Moore, speaks at the January Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club meeting.

    2 Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club President JoAnn Winkenhofer presents club member Pat Crosby with the Woman of the Month award.

    3Mildred Williams, who served as the official hostess, greets Arveeda Gordon at the Northern Hardin County Democratic Woman’s Club January meeting.

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  • Aug. 7 Local History

    30 years ago, several persons at a Hardin County Schools board meeting complained that teachers and people in the community were feeling “fearful;” fearful that they couldn’t speak their minds at board meetings; it was said that a wall had been developed between the community and the school board.

  • Jackson participates in Army All-American Bowl

    JACKSON. Army Sgt. 1st Class Tolly J. Jackson was part of a support team made up of soldiers from throughout the Army for the 2010 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. The Army sponsored the nationally-televised football game played on Jan. 9 at the Alamodome in San Antonio.

    Jackson, a platoon sergeant with 20 years of military service, is regularly assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas.

    His wife, Melody, is the daughter of Willie E. and Ann Roland of Radcliff.

  • Pucketts announce birth of daughter


    Angela “Nikole” and Adam Puckett of White Mills announce the birth of a daughter, Athena Lynn Puckett, on Dec. 30, 2009 at Norton’s Hospital in Louisville. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    She has a sister, Alexis “Sis” Puckett, and brother, Ashton “Bub” Puckett.