Today's News

  • Teen keeps mother's memory alive through exhibit, fundraiser

    When Kelly Jeffries succumbed to cancer in December 2009, her legacy included — among other things — her art and a teenage daughter determined to keep her memory alive.

    On Sunday, the two will come together, as Skylar Jeffries, 16, holds an exhibit of her mother’s artwork from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Brown-Pusey House in Elizabethtown.

  • E-scrap collection under way

    Hardin County government hopes you’ll reconsider before tossing that cell phone in the trash or kicking that bulky television or desktop computer to the curb for trash haulers.

    An alternative created by the county in coordination with local industries is the annual electronic scrap event, which continues until 3 p.m. Saturday at AGC Automotive Americas on Auto Glass Drive off Leitchfield Road near Elizabethtown.

    The event is open to Hardin County residents only, and participants must present a valid form of identification to prove their residence.

  • Partnership promotes college credit transfers

    Leitchfield resident Pamela Collins now has one less worry on her mind.

    With the signing of a document on Thursday, Collins knows all of the credits she has earned as a health and human services student at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will follow her to Lindsey Wilson College.

  • Time to file: Tax deadline approaching

    For some area tax preparation businesses, the final days leading up to Monday’s filing deadline are the busiest days of the year. For others, those days represent a small spike in business after the filing rush at the beginning of the year.

    The federal filing deadline was pushed back this year from its traditional April 15 date because that day falls this year on Emancipation Day, a holiday observed in Washington, D.C.

  • PREP TENNIS ROUNDUP: Thursday's results (04/15)





    Results from Thursday’s match at John Hardin:


    Chrys Castro (NH) def. Tyler Edlin (JH), 6-2, 6-0

    Cesar Castro (NH) def. Blake McQuown (JH), 6-2, 6-1

    Benny McRae (JH) def. Jesse Duwe (NH), 8-4


  • PREP TRACK ROUNDUP: Thursday and Tuesday's results (04/15)




    Results from Thursday’s dual meet at Male High School:


      2. North Hardin                  46 Points


  • PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Bruins one-hit Knox, 13-0 (04/15)

    Junior Hunter Barnes and senior Devin Clark combined on a one-hitter to lead the Central Hardin Bruins to a 13-0 five-inning win over visiting 17th District rival Fort Knox on Thursday.

    Barnes (1-0) struck out five and walked three in four innings.

    Sophomore Troy Squires doubled, tripled, drove in three runs and scored twice, while senior Russ Morse had two singles, three RBIs and a run.

    Junior Matt Hubner singled for Fort Knox’s only hit. He also took the loss on the mound.

  • PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Krupinski powers Lady Bruins to win (04/15)

    Senior Kristina Krupinski had a double, triple and two RBIs and picked up the win on the mound to lead the 21st-ranked Central Hardin Lady Bruins to an 8-2 win over homestanding 5th Region foe Taylor County on Thursday.

    Krupinski (8-1) struck out four and allowed four hits, one earned run and one walk in seven innings.

    Eighth-grader Kelsey McGuffin had a triple and an RBI, while junior Wesley Edwards had a single and double.


  • YOUTH BASEBALL: Pyles, Lawler selected to EABC Hall of Fame (04/15)

    When longtime friend Jeff Gregory stepped to the podium set up just in front of home plate at the Elizabethtown Area Baseball Commission’s Sonny Chaput Field, Mike Pyles knew something was up.

    When Gregory mentioned his name, Pyles realized what was going on.

    Along with former coach Tim Lawler, Pyles was inducted Thursday into the EABC’s Hall of Fame.

  • Civil Suits

    The following civil suits are filed in Hardin County Circuit Court in Elizabethtown. Et al is a Latin abbreviation meaning “and others.” Lawsuits give only one side of a disagreement and do not reflect any counterclaims and/or settlements that may have occurred since the initial suit was filed.

    Fred Robinson v. Jason L. Rambo, et al, Rolling Oaks Drive, Vine Grove. Claims defendant carelessly and negligently operated a motor vehicle so as to cause a collision with plaintiff’s vehicle. Seeks judgment for damages; trial by jury.