Today's News

  • Congressman Guthrie attends Farm Bureau Breakfast
  • GIRLS' PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Lady Falcons fall (03/04)

    Sophomore guard Missy Schneider had seven points and eight rebounds, but the North Hardin Christian Lady Falcons fell to Lexington Blue Grass Baptist, 50-20 on Thursday night.

    Senior guard Haley Daniels had four points, five rebounds, four steals and two assists, while junior forward Lacey Lundy scored six points.

    The Lady Falcons (6-8) fell behind 28-8 at halftime and had 27 turnovers for the game.

  • Building Permits

    The following building permit information has been obtained from Hardin County Planning and Development Commission and the City of Elizabethtown Planning and Development offices. The name of the applicant, applicant’s address and use of permit are listed.

    Jay Bloyd, 61 Stratmoor Drive, Elizabethtown. Use: single-family dwelling.

    Jason Mears, 302 Blackburn Road, Rineyville. Use: storage shed.

    John and Janet Lanz, 85 Monticello Place, county. Use: garage.

  • NOTES: Three former standouts earn all-conference honors (3/4)

    Three former Elizabethtown High School standouts have been honored by the conference they play in.

    nWestern Kentucky senior Steffphon Pettigrew, a 6-foot-5 forward, was selected to the All-Sun Belt Conference first-team, which was announced Thursday by the conference office. Pettigrew was a second-team pick last season and he was a preseason All-Sun Belt Conference first-teamer this year.

  • GIRLS' 5TH REGION TOURNAMENT: E'town meets LaRue in region semifinals (3/4)

    The LaRue County Lady Hawks are trying to get where the Elizabethtown Lady Panthers have made a habit of going.

    The teams meet tonight at 8 in the Girls’ 5th Region Basketball Tournament semifinals at Marion County High School’s Roby Dome. Elizabethtown has won six region championships, starting with its first in 1981. The Lady Panthers have reached the final 11 times. Meanwhile, LaRue County has never played for the title, going 0-3 all-time in the semifinals.

  • Law would put limits on all to address abuse by some

    The Issue: Pseudoephedrine bill
    Our view: Adding inconvenience, cost

  • BOYS' 5TH REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: Elizabethtown advances to semifinals (03/04)

    GREENSBURG Elizabethtown wobbled its way to a Boys’ 5th Region Basketball Tournament quarterfinal win.

  • Man arrested for cruelty to dog

    A 38-year-old Radcliff man was arrested Tuesday on charges of animal cruelty.
    Radcliff Police Department spokesman Bryce Shumate said John Robert Catoe was arrested after an officer received a complaint that Catoe had purposely tortured a dog and he was able to observe visible injuries to the dog’s head.
    Catoe was charged with torture of a dog or cat, a Class A misdemeanor, for intentionally inflicting and subjecting his pet dog, Samson, to extreme physical pain and injury “by striking it about the head and choking the dog with a choke chain.”

  • ‘Larger-than-life’ inflatable colon coming Saturday to Towne Mall

    Area health agencies are teaming up with a “larger-than-life” resource this weekend to spread awareness of the second leading cause of cancer death in the nation.
    Hardin Memorial Hospital, the Lincoln Trail District Cancer Council and the Kentucky Cancer Program are sponsoring The Incredible Colon from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Towne Mall in Elizabethtown. The event is being held as part of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.

  • American Red Cross offers classes in March

    The American Red Cross will offer the following classes in March. Classes are held at the Red Cross office at 405 W. Dixie Ave., in Elizabethtown unless otherwise indicated. For information or to register for a class, call 765-4979.
    CPR/AED for the professional rescuer, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 5, Red Cross Office, 1131 Fifth Ave., Fort Knox. $65.
    Adult, child and infant CPR/AED/ First Aid Basics, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 5, $60.
    CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, 6-10 p.m. March 7 and 8, $65.