Today's News

  • Vine Grove Woman's Club members prepare for the holidays

    The Vine Grove Woman’s Club prepared for the holidays by making ornaments and decorating trees for the Vine Grove auction to support the Vine Grove Police Department’s shopping for kids. The members also cooked breakfast for the annual breakfast with Mr. and Mrs. Claus.

  • Crisis Intervention Team Officer of the Year

    Sgt. E. Lamar Jones of the Radcliff Police Department was named the 2010 Crisis Intervention Team Officer of the Year at the annual conference in Shepherdsville.

  • Overlys celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

    Curtis and Bessie Overly of Magnolia will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary, today, Jan. 16, 2011, at Ryan’s Family Restaurant in Elizabethtown.

    They were married Jan. 16, 1945, in Louisville. They then moved to Schwabach, Germany where Mr. Overly finished his tour of duty in the Army. Then they resided in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, until Mr. Overly was recalled during the Korean Conflict and stationed at Fort Riley, Kan. They retired to Magnolia where they still reside.

  • Hills celebrate 60th wedding anniversary


    Eugene M. “Gene” and Dorothy J. Hilton Hill will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, with a reception given by their children at the fellowship hall of Blueball Baptist Church, 1482 Blueball Church Road, Elizabethtown.

    They were married Dec. 30, 1950, at Franklin Crossroads Baptist Church by Brother W. L. Chelf in a double wedding ceremony with Mr. Hill’s sister, Juanita Hill and Kenneth Morris.

  • Parents welcome Ryan Lucas

    Michael and Michelle Tarpley of Magnolia announce the birth of a son, Ryan Lucas Tarpley, on Dec. 28, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long.

    Siblings are Alex and Ben Tarpley and Sean, Arriana and Isabella Rivera.

    Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Bobbie White of Magnolia and paternal grandparents are Steven and Helene Tarpley of Albion, Ill.

    Great-grandparent is Cleo Hinkle.

  • Parents Welcome Easton Lee

    Kevin and Leslie Daugherty of Brandenburg announce the birth of a son, Easton Lee Daugherty, on Nov. 4, 2010, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Wayne and Mary Hamilton of Vine Grove; and paternal grandparents are Ralph and Lois Daugherty of Guston.

  • Garden Club Supports Hardin County Public Library

    Rene Hutcheson, director of the Hardin County Public Library, was presented a donation by Ann Kowalkoski, president of the Garden Club of Elizabethtown. The contribution will assist the Library in purchasing additional written materials of garden and nature-related topics.

  • Thank you from Helping Hand

  • After lean years, Stephen Foster looks to revamp in 2011

    Landmark News Service

  • No place like home

    Using a variation of the phrase uttered by Dorothy as she smacked her red slippers together and departed from Oz, Hardin County Judge-Executive Harry Berry told a crowd gathered at Pritchard Community Center on Thursday that “there’s no place like Hardin County.”

    Berry joined several elected officials around the county to present a state of the county address during the Elizabethtown-Hardin County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon.