Today's News

  • PREP FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: John Hardin knocks out North (11/13)

    The North Hardin Trojans put a scare in the John Hardin Bulldogs, but that’s all it turned out to be.

    Trailing for only the second time this season, the Bulldogs rallied for two second quarter touchdowns and then put the game away with two more scores in the fourth quarter for a 31-10 victory Friday night in the second round of the Class 5-A playoffs at Bulldog Stadium.

  • Seniors build community around video bowling

    Ken Mizoguchi of Elizabethtown held his fists in the air and grinned widely Friday when he rolled a solid strike in the children’s area of E-Town Swim & Fitness Center on Ring Road.

    The next turn, he carefully reached across his body, grasped empty air and rolled an imaginary ball to fell more pins on the Kinect bowling game a group of seniors at the gym play together nearly every weekday morning.

    The video game system converts physical movements into virtual activity, such as bowling.

  • Rineyville Alumni Association has annual meeting

    The Rineyville  Alumni Association annual meeting and dinner was held Oct. 1 at Pritchard Community Center.  There were 263 in attendance. This year marked the 52nd anniversary of the association.

    This year the honored classes were 1941, 1951 and 1961.

    Marion Botto Tharpe, class of 1941, celebrated her 70th anniversary. She was presented a Rineyville School ornament and stand.  Those from the class who could not attend were Doris Buchold Witt of Louisville; Ethel Jenkins Jones of Brandenburg; and John Dink of Cincinnati.

  • Feeding America gets donation from Glendale Lions

    Feeding America Kentucky’s Heartland received a donation for the BackPack Program from the Glendale Lion’s Club. Pictured is Tami Delaney, FAKH; and James Jeffries, vice president Glendale Lion’s Club.

  • Burkes Outlet set to open Friday at Towne Mall

    Burkes Outlet will open its newest store Friday in Towne Mall.

    The 20,117-square-foot store occupies the former Dawahares anchor location in front of the mall.

    The store will introduce departments and assortments that include a full family footwear department, expanded home selection which includes domestics and extensive array in all apparel categories. When the store is fully staffed the store will employ approximately 25 associates and a store manager. 

  • Hodgenville man takes Honor Flight

    Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative and 15 other Kentucky electric co-ops joined with the Bluegrass Chapter of the Honor Flight Network to take 29 veterans, free of charge, to visit the World War II Memorial and other war monuments.

    Nolin RECC spokeswoman Patsy Whitehead said the co-op offered the trip to its members who served in World War II.

    “Nolin received about a dozen entries for the one-day free trip to D.C.,” Whitehead said. “We drew Robert K. Vance’s name randomly from those who responded to our announcements.”

  • Thank you to Hardin Memorial Hospital

  • Radcliff Rotary gets crash course in fire safety

  • Cardin speaks to AM Rotary

    Pat Cardin with the National Wild Turkey Federation was guest speaker at the Hardin County AM Rotary meeting Oct. 28 at Stone Hearth Restaurant.

  • Taft presenter to repeat historic speech today in Hodgenville

    It’s not unusual to see a Lincoln presenter or impersonator visiting LaRue County. Those tall, lanky, melancholy men with their topcoats and stovepipe hats are a fixture during Lincoln Days, the annual festival honoring native son Abraham Lincoln.