Today's News

  • 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.

  • Editorial: Stroke of luck for patients

    In what was described by CEO David Gray as an accomplishment resulting from roughly two years of work, Hardin Memorial Hospital has met the requirements to become certified as a primary stroke center. The designation places HMH among an elite group of hospitals in the state best positioned to treat patients who fall victim to stroke. The certification also serves as further evidence that HMH is expanding the value it delivers to its patients, our community and the region.

  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL: Central downs Lady Bulldogs (01/14)

    Jordan Daniel didn’t have the best shooting night Thursday night. But the Central Hardin senior guard hit a clutch shot when her team needed it most.

    With the visiting Lady Bruins leading by four with less than 3 minutes left, Daniel calmly sank a 3-pointer from the right wing to push the lead to seven and Central Hardin held on for a 53-42 over John Hardin in a crucial 17th District game at the Dawg Pound.

  • BOYS PREP BASKETBALL: Trojans topple Panthers (01/14)

    North Hardin put the basketball in the hands of its steady point guard.

    And everyone got out of Trevino Coney’s way – Elizabethtown players included.

    With his team down by a point, Coney found a hole in the defense, drove the length of the court and hit a game-winning layup with 3.3 seconds left to lift visiting North Hardin to a 77-76 victory over 17th District rival Elizabethtown.

    Coney stayed patient and went to work.

  • BOYS' PREP BASKETBALL: Bulldogs survive scare from Bruins

    The John Hardin Bulldogs continue to live on the edge. No one can seem to get them off it.

    The Bulldogs trailed by 12 in the first half Thursday night before rallying in the second half. They overcame poor free throw shooting down the stretch and held off a furious Central Hardin comeback to post a 51-48 victory in a 17th District game at the Dawg Pound.