Today's News

  • Parents announce birth of Anastyn


    J.E. and Jenny Miles of Elizabethtown announce the birth of a daughter, Anastyn Layne Miles, on Oct. 31, 2009, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. She weighed 7 pounds, 9½ ounces and was 20 inches long.

    She has a sister, Isabelle Faith Miles.

    Grandparents are Denny and Patti Berry of Bardstown and Jim and Pam Miles of Louisville. Great-grandparents are Nelda Griffith of Elizabethtown and Arlene Miles of Louisville.


  • Parents welcome Donovan Archer


    Amanda and Bradley Staples of Upton announce the birth of a son, Donovan Archer Staples, on Jan. 5, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 ½ inches long.

    Grandparents are Valerie Hamilton and Beverly and Monty Staples, all of Upton and Walter Hamilton of Elizabethtown.


  • 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.