Today's News

  • Education foundations merging

    Two area education entities are combining their goals and resources as Hardin County Educational Foundation and North Central Education Foundation will become one.

    Steve Arel, president of the Hardin County Educational Foundation, said organization representatives began considering a merger years ago, but the Hardin County organization was busy fundraising for the Performing Arts Center at John Hardin High School and plans to merge were dropped.
    Then the economy made things hard for the Hardin County organization as money began to dry up.

  • E'town native at heart of Fort Benning information fair

    Military members, civilians who work with the military and their families have plenty to think about when they make one of the many moves often associated with their careers.

    Linda Brady, director of communications and outreach for the Greater Georgia Chamber of Commerce and The Valley Partnership, said she has fielded questions as large scale as housing options, school standards, job availability and quality of life. She also is asked about smaller details that are just as important to families, such as children’s sports league, and churches.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Thursday's Results (04/01)





    Results from Thursday’s match in Brandenburg:


    Chrys Castro (NH) def. Chase Garris (MC), 6-1, 6-1

    Cesar Castro (NH) def. Zach Bogard (MC), 6-0, 6-0

    Tate Wilson (MC) def. Bransen Marcus (NH), 6-0, 6-3


  • BASEBALL: Adcock makes MLB debut on opening day (04/01)

    KANSAS CITY It sure didn’t take Nathan Adcock long to see his first action for the Kansas City Royals.

    A former North Hardin High School standout, the rookie reliever threw a scoreless eighth inning Thursday afternoon in the Royals’ 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels.

  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Bulldogs cruise past Knox (04/01)

    Senior Cody Creamer and freshman Dale Gumm each homered as the homestanding John Hardin Bulldogs cruised past 17th District rival Fort Knox, 15-5 in six innings Thursday.

    John Hardin (1-1 district) led 9-0 after three innings and 12-1 after four before the Eagles cut the lead to 12-5 in the sixth. But the Bulldogs scored three times to invoke the mercy rule.

    Senior Garrett Mitchell doubled for John Hardin, which had 11 hits.

    Fort Knox (1-5 overall, 0-1) was held to five hits. Sophomore Ryan Borowski took the loss for the Eagles.

  • PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: North, John Hardin roll to wins (04/01)

    It didn’t matter if she was pitching the ball or hitting it, North Hardin senior Andrea Whelan dominated the Fort Knox Lady Eagles from two sides Thursday in leading the visiting Trojans to a 15-0 mercy-rule 17th District win in four innings.

    Whelan struck out 10 and was a triple from junior Breezy Jackson away from a perfect game. She helped herself by belting three doubles and driving in four runs.

  • PREP BASEBALL: LaRue County outscores John Hardin, 16-14

    Jesse Johnson isn’t done providing LaRue County’s baseball team with power just yet.

  • PREP BASEBALL: LaRue County outscores John Hardin, 16-14

    Jesse Johnson isn’t done providing LaRue County’s baseball team with power just yet.

  • CYCLING: Charity bike ride for North Hardin teacher to be held Saturday (04/01)

    Sgt. Maj. Paul Gray has given to so many without expecting anything in return over the years. From organizing food drives to delivering food baskets to homes in the area as part of the Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps’ annual food delivery program, Gray has been more than willing to offer a hand when it’s needed.

    Now, North Hardin High School girls’ track and cross country coach John Russell thinks it’s time for the community to give something back to Gray.

  • PREP TRACK & FIELD: LaRue Invitational has solid field (04/01)

    With all seven local schools in attendance, LaRue County boys’ track coach Jeremy Blair feels this year’s LaRue County Invitational could be a pretty intense early-season meet.

    Fifteen schools in all will be competing tonight at LaRue County High School. But the draw is the many intriguing matchups between the seven area squads – Central Hardin, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, John Hardin, LaRue County, Meade County and North Hardin – the invitational presents.